Aquatic Therapy

Aquatic therapy is a form of therapy which utilizes a controlled heated environment coupled with water buoyancy, hydrostatic pressure, and variable resistance to treat conditions. This makes exercising more comfortable and more effective. This can allow a patient to regain functional mobility quicker and with less discomfort.

Aquatic therapy also has other benefits such as:
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  • Improved range of motion and flexibility
  • Reduced Swelling
  • Improved Circulation
  • Decreased Stress
  • Increased Muscle Strength and Tone
  • Improved Cardiovascular Function
  • Improved Endurance
  • Improved Balance and Coordination

Aquatic therapy can be used for a variety of conditions including:
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  • Orthopaedic Injuries/Conditions
  • Pre/Post Surgical Management
  • Low Back Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Repetitive Stress Disorders
  • Movement Dysfunction
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Pregnancy