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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

What general info do you need upon initial visit?

Please download this Patient Intake Form and fill out. We can go over any questions upon your arrival.

What Types of Injuries do You Commonly Treat?

 

 

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What should I expect on my first visit?

First visits are 45 minute evaluations that include a detailed history, as well as objective measurements in order to develop a quality home exercise program.

How long does treatment take?

Initial evaluations are 45 minutes.
Follow up treatments take 45 minutes.

Do you accept insurance?

Yes, please check list for accepted insurers.

• Cigna

• Blue Cross/Blue Shield (Empire/Anthem)

• ConnectiCare

• HealthNet

• Aetna

• Medicare

• Workmans Compensation

Is a prescription needed?

Not in Connecticut. In 2006 the state of Connecticut passed Direct Access for Physical Therapy. You are no longer required to have a medical prescription to be treated by a physical therapist. However, due to inconsistency of insurance companies, a prescription is recommended.

What Clothes Should I bring?

You should bring comfortable workout attire, including sneakers. Please note that I will need access to the area being treated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NECK

Cervical Sprains
Postural Abnormalities
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Herniated Discs
Degenerative Discs
Cervical Stenosis
Osteoarthritis
Postoperative Conditions

SHOULDER

Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
Impingement Syndrome
Rotator Cuff Tears
Adhesive Capsulitis
Frozen Shoulder
Shoulder Strains
Postoperative Conditions
Osteoarthritis

ELBOW

Golfer’s Elbow
Tennis elbow
Postoperative Conditions
Fractures

WRIST

Sprains and Fractures
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Postoperative Conditions

BACK

Back Strain/Sprain
Spondylosis
Spondylolisthesis
Stenosis
Herniated Disc
Degenerative Disc
Postoperative Conditions

HIP

Groin Strain
Bursitis
Osteoarthritis
Postoperative Conditions
Piriformis Syndrome

KNEE

Patellofemoral Syndrome
Chondromalacia
Patellar Tendonitis
Bursitis Conditions
Meniscus Tears
Ligament Tears
Osteoarthritis
Postoperative Conditions

ANKLE AND
LOWER LEG

Achilles Tendonitis
Posterior Tibialis Tendonitis
Peroneal Tendonitis
Lateral Ankle Sprain
Shin Splints
High Ankle Sprain

FOOT

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Morton’s Neuroma
Plantar Fascitis
Fractures
Postoperative Conditions