If you regularly visit your family physician, you may not feel the need to see a physical therapist as well. But there are many times when it’s worthwhile to make an appointment. Here are a few instances when you may want to give your PT office a call.
When You Have Muscular Injuries
If you have incurred an injury at work, at the gym or just through your day-to-day activities, a trip to the physical therapist might be a good way to supplement a trip to your general physician. Physical therapists specialize in treating musculoskeletal issues, so the exercises they prescribe can help relieve muscular pain and help you get back to a healthy place.
When You’re Experiencing Immobility Issues
Even if your muscles are not injured, they can still become tight and sore from strenuous daily activity or simply holding the same position at your desk all day. If …