Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy treats injuries and diseases using therapeutic exercise and other hands-on techniques that focus on alleviating pain and improving posture, strength, endurance, balance, coordination and joint mobility.

Physical Therapy can be used to help a number of conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Athletic injuries
  • Back pain
  • Balance problems
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Joint injuries
  • Joint replacement rehabilitation
  • Neck pain
  • Neurological conditions, such as Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy and post-stroke rehabilitation 
  • Pain of the muscles or joints


Physical Therapists use a variety of treatment methods including:

  • Aquatic therapy (*available in Grand Island and Kearney)
  • Balance training
  • Dry needling
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Gait training
  • Home exercise programs
  • Instrument assisted manual therapy (Graston method)
  • Iontophoresis
  • Massage therapy
  • Sports therapy
  • Stretching
  • Ultrasound