What is Physical Therapy?
Dr. Burke Orthopedics provides our patients with complete orthopedic care. Our facility handles your diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. After any sports injury or orthopedic trauma, this condition takes a toll on your body. So, Dr. Burke works with his patients so there is a full plan from start to finish. Orthopedic specialists like Dr. Burke understand what the joints, bones, and muscles need to fully recover. Our physical therapy(PT) services benefit patients throughout their recovery. Before any treatment takes place, patients should schedule physical therapy appointments with a physical therapist that will work with their schedule.
Why Would Dr. Burke Recommend Physical Therapy?
Dr. Burke may recommend physical therapy for the following reasons:
- Post-surgery recovery
- Orthopedic injury
- Sports injury
- Pain that limits movement
- Loss of joint function
Symptoms of Needing Physical Therapy
- Difficulty moving
- Pain in the joints or muscles surrounding the joints
- Loss of joint function
- Failure to alleviate pain with medication
Benefits of Physical Therapy with Dr. Burke Orthopedics
PT routines match your condition, procedure, and recovery. Patients grow during every session and their bodies get stronger. Whether it is learning to live with an artificial joint or completely relearning how to walk, our physical therapist can help. Because we know not everyone heals the same way, Dr. Burke Orthopedics has physical therapy options for all our patients.
In addition to the expert assistance from Dr. Burke, patients will have many benefits from physical therapy:
- Pain relief
- Natural healing
- Strength building
- Professional support
- Drug-free treatment
Dr. Burke’s therapeutic exercises focus on the patient’s healing. Physical therapy is an alternative option for reconstructive trauma or joint replacement. However, PT requires dedication and time. So, consider PT appointments with Dr. Burke Orthopedics if you are experiencing arthritis pain or sports-related injuries.
As a result, our patients will see an improvement in their joint health and level of pain. Therapeutic exercises start small and the intensity increases over time. Some exercises increase flexibility, relieve pain and build strength at the same time. Dr. Burke communicates with his patients and tracks their progress throughout recovery. Patients can even use these physical therapy exercises for an at home program. Dr. Burke Orthopedics has locations in Houston, Texas and Pearland, Texas where patients can schedule their appointment today. We are always seeing new patients, either with or without referrals.
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★★★★★ – by Kim R.
“I have been going to Dr. Burke for a couple years. Hands down he is the best doctor for Orthopedic needs. He is going to give you a straight forward answer on your options for treatment. He office staff is very friendly and willing to answer any questions that you may have. Aaron is the best assistant that Dr. Burke has on his staff.”
★★★★★ – by Jimmy J.
“My wife has had both of her knees replaced. I have had rotator cuff surgery and trigger finger surgery. All of our surgeries were done by Dr. Burke and I can assure you that you will not find a better orthopedic surgeon anywhere. He truly cares about his patients. His also has exceptional staff – including his Physicians assistants and technicians.”
★★★★★ – by Donna C.
“Dr. Burke saw me right away and even though my problem was not orthopedic related, he quickly helped me and even sent me to a cardiologist where I received immediate care and was admitted to the hospital for heart failure. Thanks to him, I am alive.”