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VA Boston Healthcare System

 

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy involves the examination and treatment of problems that affect the ability to move and function. 

All of our physical therapists are licensed to practice by the state of Massachusetts.

They are skilled and trained to address problems with all of the major body systems which may require therapy:

 - muscles and bones
 - brain and nerves controlling our muscles
 - heart, arteries, veins, and lungs
 - skin

Commonly treated are patients:

 - with knee and hip replacements
 - with broken bones
 - who have had heart, brain, or spine surgeries
 - after strokes
 - after spinal cord injury
 - with chronic lung problems, such as COPD
 - with chronic pain
 - with repetitive use injuries (carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, etc.)
 - who are amputees 


  
Helpful Links:

 American Physical Therapy Association site* 

Educational Opportunities for Physical Therapists

 
 

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Physical Therapy Residence

 

 

 

 

Contact Info

Location

  • West Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, Brockton, Lowell

Contact Number(s)

  • 800-865-3384

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday
    8 am - 4 pm