Albany Physical Therapists

in Albany, NY

48
Physical Therapists are
in Albany

22
Physical Therapists in Albany
are top rated

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Marguerite P.
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has been providing Physical Therapy for many years. She genuinely cares about each of her patients and never rushes through an appointment. Each patient receives" her full attention during their appointment. I definitely recommend
and her staff for any and all physical therapy needs! ACL Surgery rehab Scoliosis Plantar Fasciitis
Splints Shoulder injury
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Joy T.
"It was a perfect experience and I continue to go. The staff is cheerful and helpful. The physical therapists are professional and encouraging. Atmosphere is pleasing.
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David R.
"This is my second shoulder replacement. My first replacement went well, and I received very good therapy in
, TX. This time, the surgery went fine, but the" therapists and assistants had a very different approach. Judging from the clientele and general attitudes of the staff, this provider seems to specialize in an older age demographic. I am age 54, and still do my best to be athletic. I stay strong in general, and have good upper body strength. Although there is a very reasonable need for caution and a slow start in rehab after a shoulder replacement, these folks seemed way too cautious, particularly as I got past week 6. They provided little notion of how I should transition from working out with few pound weights back up to my pre-surgical levels that were close to my own body weight for chest and back muscle groups. This seemed rather cavalier. I am sure that I'll figure this out on my own, but my last therapists provided much more guidance through that transition. Aside from that issue, the therapy was fine. Staff were, however, aloof to an extreme, except for my actual therapist, who was fine.

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5 questions to ask before starting physical therapy

Are you in need of physical therapy? Make sure to ask a prospective physical therapist these five questions before making a hiring decision.

Physical therapy can often be a part of the rehabilitation process, focusing on muscles or areas of the body that are not functioning at normal capacity. (Photo by Karen Geswein)

Physical therapy

A physical therapist evaluates, diagnoses and treats parts of the body that aren’t functioning properly, are healing or need rehabilitation, whether they’re athletes, the elderly or the rest of us.

Improved flexibility can make it easier to hold proper positions and reduce the risk of injury, says Lewis. (Photo by Karen Geswein)
Rehabilitation - Physical Therapy

To avoid repetitive motion injury and a need for physical therapy, frequent position changes and simple stretches are important at the computer or on the road.

Degenerative disc disease can lead to a chronic debilitating condition and can have a serious negative impact on a person's quality of life, says Strader. (Photo courtesy of Advanced Physical Therapy Center)
Rehabilitation - Physical Therapy

Degenerative disc disease is a normal part of aging for the spine that can be extremely painful. Physical therapy can help strengthen your back and reduce pain.

Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the median nerve, which runs from the forearm into the hand, becomes pressed or squeezed at the wrist, says Strader. (Photo courtesy of Advanced Hand Rehab)
Rehabilitation - Physical Therapy

The pain in your wrists and forearms that comes with carpal tunnel syndrome is fortunately something that can be avoided with a few simple habits.

A brace can provide much needed knee support when you run. (Photo by Katie Jacewicz)
Rehabilitation - Physical Therapy

The right knee brace for running provides necessary support and aids in pain reduction. The following tips will help you find the appropriate brace based on your needs and the available styles.

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Physical Therapy reviews in Albany

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All the staff are pleasant and very competent. The office staff makes you feel like you are a part of their family, they know your name the minute you walk in. I've had two therapists over the years,
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, and they are both wonderful. They always fix me up and make it fun while they are doing so. They provide you with exercises that help you grow stronger and
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the possibility of a re-injury.
- Leila N.
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they were awesome, friendly, kind, caring, efficient and effective. They gently worked my leg/hip and gave me exercises to do. The care did help me, however the issue was completely resolved when I got a new car. Reaching for the gas pedal in the old one was actually causing the problem.
- MARLOWE M.
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On Monday morning I saw the PT who did a full analysis on me to see where the problem really was. After about 15 or so minutes she started treatment ( explaining everything very clearly) It was 15 minutes of Elector therapy , Then a tissue (test) or message for about the same amount of time.After that we redid some of the same earlier test to see if this was helping or not. I left with 3 more appointments and was shown how to do some stretching that would help. Each visit starts off the same way no matter who I see in the office that day. I have see 3 different PT with the same experience from each. Outstanding !! Through out each visit they are all ways making sure that nothing hurts and that i am comfortable. Moving on, I am still see them i have 2 or so weeks left but each day my back is feeling much better than it has every felt.
- Andy S.
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They were absolutely outstanding. The medical staff communicated with me, even though they knew I was the sister-in-law. The therapists communicated with me. Everyone treated my sister-in-law and me with dignity and respect. The food was excellent. The accommodations were great. It was a lovely place, and I understand why there is almost a waiting list to go there. Their goal is to rehabilitate people and move them out; not keep them there for 20 days. My sister-in-law was there for less than two weeks, and she so vastly improved that it is absolutely remarkable.
- Carol U.
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They are very good. The staff were young and seemed to be very knowledgable. They spent a lot of time with individuals. They were consistent in their treatment of people so it seemed. They were very professional but very friendly and warm. The experience was very good. The results were fabulous. We couldn't have asked for anything better. They were also able to recommend other services and doctors for extended care. They were great. I would use them again.
- Donald E.
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After the eval, I would only spend about 5 minutes of each session with the actual physical therapist. It was usually interns or physical therapy assistants who were with me. My physical therapist commented that there was "hardly anything at all" showing on my MRI. After that, I was just confused about why I was coming in for the appointments. The physical therapist didn't really seem to have a plan for me. I asked how long I would come and he said until the pain had subsided and we would "go from there." I had to remind him about the spinal decompression plan on two different occasions. Seemed like a waste of time and money. Maybe my experience there would have been better if I had a different physical therapist. On a positive note, the front office staff was very helpful and attentive.
- Melissa A.
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They are extremely personable, really sweet, gentle and it is a home atmosphere. You want to go back and look forward to going. They are fantastic and perfect. They are better than the place I went before. I have been a couple of different places and they are phenomenal.
- Debra B.

All Physical Therapists in Albany, NY

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A AAA-1 Abuse & Addiction Helpline

911 Central Ave., Suite 206
Albany

A AAA-1 Abuse & Addiction Helpline

1737 Union St., Suite 103
Schenectady

BARNWELL NURSING & REHAB

3230 CHURCH ST
Valatie

Boardman, Joyce

648 Plank Rd
Clifton Park

Body Archer LLC

1317 N. San Fernando Blvd. #368

Brunswick Physical Therapy

PO Box 250
Cropseyville

Capital City Fitness

63 Point of Woods Dr.
Albany

Capital Region Special Surgery

1220 New Scotland Rd
Slingerlands

COLUMBIA PHYSICAL THERAPY,P.C

3 SPRINGHURST DRIVE
East Greenbush

Dr. Debra Q. Virtanen M.S.P.T.

500 Federal St
Troy

Drug Detox Helpline

61 Elmwood Ave Suite 115
Gloversville

Drug Detox Helpline

159 Delaware Ave Suite 412
Delmar

Excel Physical Therapy

336 Fairview Ave
Hudson

Foss, Jeffrey J.

13 Baywood Dr
Glens Falls

Gribben, Diana

670 Franklin St
Schenectady

HANDI-RAMP INC.

510 North AVE

Houghtalen, Thomas

3434 Carman Rd
Schenectady

Integrative Physical Therapy

1 Barney Rd
Clifton Park

JOAN M. MACK

1574 UNION ST
Schenectady

Leva, Americo

4 EXECUTIVE PARK DR
Albany

Marston, Dr. Thomas J

747 Madison Ave
Albany

McLaughlin, Dr. Kevin P.

3434 Carman Rd
Schenectady

Medtronics

710 Medtronic Pkwy

Miracle Physical Therapy and Massage

2 Sherman Potts Dr
Hudson

New Focus Physical Therapy PLLC

1 Agway Drive
Rensselaer

Newman, Dr. Karen M.

600 Northern Blvd
Albany

Pain Management Care

1737 Union st ste 221
Schenectady

Pain Management Help Now

911 Central ave westgate plaza #204
Albany

Regional Therapy Center

225 Washington St
Saratoga Springs

REPSHER & ASSOCIATES PHYSICAL THERAPY

121 EVERETT RD HEALTH PARK
Albany

Riverfront Physical Therapy

500 Federal St
Troy

Sandra J Wells PT,PC

1603 Union St
Schenectady

Seton Health

1300 Massachusetts Ave
Troy

Slade, Dr. Christina

417 Geyser Rd
Ballston Spa

Spa Physical Therapy

7 Wells St
Saratoga Springs

St Peter's Healthcare Services

315 S Manning Blvd
Albany

Sullivan, Brendan

8 Century Hill Dr
Latham

Svetlana, Kotlin

1510 Central Ave
Albany

The Center for Sports Medicine

1201 Nott St
Schenectady

THE PILATES PRINCIPLE

578 NEW LOUDON RD
Latham

Virtanen, Debra Q.

500 Federal St
Troy

Zazzali, Michael

19 W 21st St
New York

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