Progressive Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation uses a variety of evidence-based treatments and modalities to help our patients achieve their goals.  The following list is provided for informational purposes.  Should you have any questions or need further information, please do not hesitate to ask your physical therapist. We are here to help.

manual therapy

Manual Therapy

Massage and joint manipulation to improve circulation and joint motion
joint mobilization

Joint Mobilization

Passive movements of the joints of your body in specific directions.
stretching and strengthening

Stretching & Strengthening

A full rehabilitation stretching and strengthening program is essential to ensure full recovery and to prevent re-injury.
exercise

Exercise

Improve strength and endurance for functional activity, as well as increase range of motion, relieve stiffness, increase flexibility, and reduce pain.
joint mobilization

Pilates

Passive movements of the joints of your body in specific directions.
functional fitness

Functional Fitness

Training muscles to work together simulating daily tasks and common movements.
electrical stimulation

Electrical Stimulation

Controlled electrical currents to increase muscle strength and reduce pain.
astym treatment

ASTYM

Soft tissue treatment to regenerate healthy soft tissues (muscles, tendons, etc.) and remove unwanted scar tissue.

Ultrasound

Ultrasonic sound waves applied over the involved area to improve circulation, reduce swelling, and aid healing of the tissue and tendons.
cold laser therapy

Cold Laser

Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) to treat inflammation, provide deep tissue therapy, and accelerate pain relief.

Moist Heat

Deep heat increases circulation, reduces swelling, relaxes muscles/soft tissues, and prepares tissue for other treatments.
cold ice treatment

Cold/Ice

Reduce swelling, inflammation, and muscle spasms.
kinesis taping

Kinesio Tape

Kinesis taping is designed to facilitate the body’s natural healing process while providing support and stability to the muscles and joints.
whirlpool treatment

Whirlpool

Improve circulation, maintain clear wounds, or control inflammation.

Epely Manuever

Highly effective treatment for BPPV vestibular disorder. Often reduces the symptoms of vertigo in just one or two sessions.
computerized balance testing and training

Computerized Balance Training

More robust testing that is quicker and more efficient resulting in faster recoveries using personalized treatment plans that are more enjoyable and fun.
lymphedema bandaging

Lymphedema Bandaging

One element of complete decongestive therapy treatment to help eliminate the accumulation of lymphatic fluid that leads to swelling. Can be used on the arm, leg, or upper body.

Manual Lymph Drainage

A type of gentle massage which is intended to encourage the natural drainage of the lymphatic system following a build up of fluid.

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Orange Office: 714.547.1140

Costa Mesa Office: 949.631.0125