Physical Therapy in Jersey City, and Woodbridge NJ
The Center for Joint and Spine Relief offers a multidisciplinary team approach care including our Medical physicians, chiropractic physicians, and physical therapist . Our board-certified Physiatrist, chiropractic physicians and physical therapists work as a team to ensure a complete healthcare experience.
Our therapists use a hands-on approach in conjunction with specific modalities as needed. The most commonly used therapeutic procedures/modalities are:
Manual (hands-on) Therapy:
Consists of myofascial release techniques, stretching of restricted structures and specific strengthening of weak muscles, soft tissue and joint mobilization/manipulation, muscle energy and Mulligan techniques.
Use of moist heat, cryotherapy, ultrasound, phonophoresis, Iontophoresis, massage and Manipulation under Anesthesia performed at out-patient surgical centers.
Customized for each condition including strengthening, stabilizing, and stretching restricted structures to restore normal pain-free range of motion. The exercises improve movement and proper muscle balance.
This addresses behavior modification, postural exercise and self-awareness. We concentrate on correcting musculoskeletal derangements.
Home Management Program:
A short and detailed home exercise program corresponding to the appropriate stage of condition, including the do’s and don’ts of self-management.
We also treat most orthopedic conditions including arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis/golf elbow, ACL and PCL knee reconstruction, meniscus /ligament injuries, fractures, gait abnormalities, cervical and lumbar radiculopathies (pain that travels to either arms or legs) and partial rotator cuff tears.
Our physical therapists are not just knowledgeable in anatomy, physiology, and the biomechanics of the body, but they are dedicated licensed professionals and highly trained.