Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy - UHC Lower Level - 472-7490

What is Physical Therapy?

Physical Therapy offers the evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries and conditions affecting muscles, bones and joints by a staff including two licensed physical therapists.

UHC or personal medical provider referral may be required for treatment.

UNL students, faculty, and staff are all able to use the Physical Therapy Office at the UHC.

Common Problems We Help with:

  • Back & Neck Pain
  • Chronic Dysfunction
  • Motor Vehicle Injuries
  • Muscle Tension Headaches
  • Post Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries
  • Sports Injuries

Costs & Insurance

UHC Physical Therapy is a Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO Provider.

We will file claims for all other insurance companies.

COSTS
Therapeutic Exercises (per 15 minutes) $40

What to Expect at Physical Therapy

Testing
  • History
  • Posture
  • Strength
  • Flexibility
  • Function
What's causing the problem?

Explanation of impairments as related to symptoms

A Plan for Correction

Program of treatment interventions designed specifically
to meet the therapist goals and patient goals

Possible Interventions
  • Education to Prevent Injury
  • Exercises and Stretches
  • Injury Assessment
  • Isokinetic Testing
  • Manual Therapy such as Massage, Joint Mobilization
  • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Postural Restoration and Education
  • Treatment Modalities for pain relief