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Physiotherapy (also known as physical therapy) is a health profession concerned with the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of disease and disability through physical means. It is based upon principles of medical science, and is generally held to be within the sphere of conventional (rather than alternative) medicine.
You need to obtain a prescription from your physician for physical therapy. This must have a diagnosis with the frequency or number of visits.
Yes, by law you have the choice to go to physical therapy you choose regardless of name or address on the prescription.
Your prescription is valid for up to 30 days from date of issue. This means you must begin treatment within 30 days from the date on your prescription.
We do accept most insurances, including Blue Cross, Medicare and several others. When you call to schedule your appointment, our qualified staff will verify your insurance to determine your coverage.
Your costs will depend upon your insurance policy's deductible and co pays. Fortunately, we will contact your insurance company before your first visit to determine your benefits. We also encourage you to call and verify your insurance coverage to avoid any possible discrepancies.
Yes, ADVPTR does accept Worker's Comp. Once we receive authorization from your employer for physical therapy, we can schedule your initial evaluation for treatment.
We have convenient hours of operation no matter your schedule. All of our facilities are open Monday thru Friday from 9am to 6pm.
In most cases we will have you scheduled within 24 hours of your first call.
You will need to come with your signed written prescription from your physician, your driver's license, your insurance card(s), and appropriate attire. (see next question)
Please come prepared. You'll want to wear shorts or sweatpants, tennis shoes, and a loose shirt (such as a sweat or t-shirt, or in some cases a tank top for shoulder evaluations). We provide locks and lockers for your convenience.
Again, the duration of your therapy treatment is based on several factors. These include your diagnosis, the number of visits recommended by your physician and therapist, your attendance, and your rate of progression during therapy. Treatment can range from 2 to 4 weeks or even up to 3 to 4 months, depending on these factors.
Our friendly, patient, highly trained billing staff will be more than happy to answer any questions you have regarding your bill, from your balance to your insurance coverage.