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Franklin Physical Therapy

473 West Central Street

Franklin, MA 02038

Hanover Physical Therapy

272 Columbia Rd, Unit 4

Hanover, MA 02339

Marshfield Physical Therapy

Webster Square Suite 10

Marshfield, MA 02050

Post-Surgery Physical Therapy

Post-surgery physical therapy is a crucial component of the rehabilitation process aimed at restoring function, mobility, and strength following a surgical procedure. Initially, post-surgery physical therapy aims to manage pain, reduce swelling, and promote healing at the surgical site. Through gentle exercises, manual therapy techniques, and modalities, therapists work to improve range of motion and prevent stiffness in the affected area. As the healing progresses, the focus shifts towards rebuilding strength, endurance, and functional capacity.

The post-surgery rehabilitation journey is often characterized by a gradual progression of exercises and activities, guided by the patient's tolerance and surgical restrictions. Therapists employ a variety of techniques, including therapeutic exercises, functional movements, balance training, and proprioceptive activities, to help patients regain confidence in their abilities and safely return to their prior level of function.

Post-surgery physical therapy serves as an opportunity to address any underlying factors that may have contributed to the injury in the first place. Therapists work with patients to identify and address muscular imbalances, movement dysfunctions, or biomechanical issues, with the goal of not only restoring function but also preventing future injuries. Ultimately, post-surgery physical therapy is instrumental in helping individuals reclaim their independence, improve their quality of life, and return to the activities they love.

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