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. Physical Therapy is a Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO Provider.
UNL students, faculty, and staff are all able to use the Physical Therapy Office at the UHC. UHC or personal medical provider referral may be required for treatment.
What to Expect at Physical Therapy
- 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
Manual Therapy such as Massage, Joint Mobilization
Postural Restoration and Education
Treatment Modalities for pain relief
Helpful PDF Documents
- Back & Neck Pain
- Chronic Dysfunction
- Motor Vehicle Injuries
- Muscle Tension Headaches
- Post Surgical Rehabilitation
- Repetitive Strain Injuries
- Sports Injuries