Pre & Post Rehabilitation Services in Dubuque, IA
Dubuque Physical Therapy welcomes patients of all ages from Dubuque, IA and surrounding areas. Whether you’re recovering from a surgical procedure, got injured on the job, or suffered a sports injury, our physical therapists are ready to help. We work closely with each patient to make sure they are receiving the special attention and guidance they need for optimal recovery.
Orthopedic & Sport Rehabilitation
Our clinic provides a wide range of orthopedic and sport rehabilitation services for patients suffering from carpal tunnel, disc bulges, torn rotator cuffs, and other injuries. We strive to help every patient move forward to be able to resume their sports and normal physical activity. Our knowledgeable physical therapists will take the time to understand your unique case and goals in order to implement an effective plan for recovery.
Individual & Small Group Sports Performance Programs
We offer individual and small group sports performance programs that are designed to improve your strength and performance level. Our staff will give you the personal attention you need to master the skills necessary to excel in your sport. Through various levels of training and guidance from our trainers, we will help you get where you need to be, using the MERGE Performance Institute!
Your specific surgical procedure and any intraoperative findings will guide the course of treatment for a post-surgical rehabilitation program at Dubuque Physical Therapy. Following your surgery, we will begin working with you to minimize swelling, restore range of motion, and improve muscle strength and joint function. It’s our goal to set you up for optimal healing.
Workers’ Compensation Rehabilitation
If you have been injured on the job and are able to receiving workers’ compensation vocational rehabilitation benefits, our team at Dubuque Physical Therapy is here to help. We excel at services that support the injured worker and will coordinate with all parties involved to ensure a successful recovery.
Functional Capacity Evaluation (JFK Clinic Only)
A functional capacity evaluation (FCE) evaluates a person’s ability to perform their work-related activities and job duties. During the process, your health and body functions are compared to the demands of the job and work environment. The main purpose of an FCE is to determine if you are capable of returning to work. Dubuque Physical Therapy completes these evaluations to help patients determine if they are ready to resume employment or find a new job following an injury.
WorkSTEPS (JFK Clinic Only)
Dubuque Physical Therapy is a licensed provider of WorkSTEPS, the nation’s leading provider of functional employment testing. Through WorkSTEPS, our team can help employers reduce work-related injuries by appropriately matching employees to the essential functions of their job. These tests also help to determine if you are fit for hire or physically able to return to work.
Work Hardening / Work Conditioning (JFK Clinic Only)
Our work hardening and work conditioning programs are designed to help injured workers return to their jobs. We utilize real and simulated work activities to restore physical, behavioral, and vocational functions. Work hardening also addresses any issues of productivity and safety.
Job Site Analysis
Job site analysis involves analyzing the worker, work, and worksite in order to identify the minimal physical demands for safely and productively performing the job.
We have physical therapists who specialize in helping patients improve their balance and reduce problems associated with dizziness. Additional symptoms that can benefit from vestibular rehabilitation include neck stiffness, headaches, blurry vision with head movements, vertigo or spinning, and more. The goal of every treatment plan is to reduce any issues and improve your ability to carry out daily activities through various types of exercises.
Running & Gait Mechanics
This is a series designed to evaluate and help correct individual running mechanics through instruction, demonstrations, and drills. Our programs will take a unique look at you and get you on your way to a more efficient and proper running technique.