Physical therapists evaluate, treat and educate patients to help prevent or alleviate pain and dysfunction. Physical therapist employ a variety of treatment techniques to increase motion, increase strength, and improve balance and decrease pain. The physical therapists at Heritage Valley Health System work in conjunction with your physician to insure that your treatment plan is individualized to meet your specific needs, taking into consideration all of your other medical needs. We respect the relationship you develop with you therapist and try to set up your appointments with the same therapist to maintain continuity of care. Another role of the physical therapist is to insure that your expectations for recovery are considered when establishing your treatment plan. The therapists at Heritage Valley Health System, on your fist visit will listen to your individual needs and help you set realistic targets for recovery and work closely with you to meet those goals.
We offer comprehensive services at 6 convenient locations to meet the needs of the communities we serve. We also offer specialized services throughout the county. Within our system we offer job analysis, work hardening and work conditioning to meet the needs of our clients injured on the job.