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Benefits of Aquatic Therapy

  • It is much less painful exercising in the water than on land. When there is less pain, there is better healing.
  • The pressure of the water increases circulation especially to the hands and feet bringing much needed healing blood to the injured areas.
  • The feel of the water can help make overly sensitive areas less sensitive and more tolerant to therapy, touch and exercise.
  • The water is a safe place to practice improving your walking and balance. You do not have to worry about falling and getting hurt.
  • The water is 6 times denser than air, providing for a save and even resistance on the body. It also helps with strengthening and posture control.

Key words used in Aquatic Therapy include:

  • Buoyancy or "weightlessness" of the water enables a person with an injury to move in ways not possible on land.
  • Weight relief is considerable. Water waist deep takes off 50% of your weight, chest deep takes 70% off your weight and neck deep takes off 100% of your body weight. When your feet are off the ground, 100% of your body weight has been relieved from your achy joints!
  • Swelling is reduced in the arms and legs because of the pressure exerted on your body from the water.

Med Center Therapy can help improve the following conditions:

  • Joint Replacements
  • Balance Disorders
  • Rheumatoid/Osteoarthritis
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Parkinson's
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Stroke/Paralysis
  • Sciatic Pain
  • MS/ALS
  • Lower Back Pain

Head, Neck & Spine Rehab

  • Low Back Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Herniated Disc
  • Whiplash
  • Sprain/Strain
  • Post-Laminectomy
  • Spine Rehab
  • Post-spinal Fusion
  • Sports-related Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Arthritis
  • Bell's Palsy and Headaches

Shoulder Rehab

  • Sprain/Strain
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Fracture
  • Disclostaion/Subluxation
  • Rotator Cuff Tear/Repair
  • Impingement
  • Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Sports Rehab
  • Arthritis
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Labral Tears/Repairs

Elbow & Wrist Rehab

  • Sprain/Strain
  • Tendonitis (Little League Elbow, Tennis Elbow)
  • Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Dislocation
  • Post-op Care

Knee Rehab

  • Sprain/Strain
  • Torn Meniscus/Post Repair
  • Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • ACL Sprain/Post Repair
  • Patelliofemoral Syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Post-total Joint Replacement
  • Fracture
  • Edema
  • Pre- and Post-op Gait Training
  • MCL Tears

Hip Rehab

  • Sprain/Strain
  • Bursitis
  • Post-total Hip Replacement
  • Fracture
  • Groin Strain
  • SI Joint
  • Arthritis
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • SI Malalignment

Ankle & Foot Rehab

  • Sprains
  • Post-op Care
  • Plantar Facistic
  • Post-bunionectomy
  • Sports Injuries
  • Gait Training
  • Edema
  • Tendonitis

Women's Health

  • Pre-natal and Post-partum Exercises
  • Back Pain
  • Sciactica