Adult Physical Therapy

Phone: (973) 322-7500
Fax: (973) 322-7545
Contact Person: Jennifer Lau MPT, MSCS; Supervisor
Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday 8 am to 7 pm; Friday 7 am - 5 pm

Adult Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Services

Licensed physical therapists and physical therapist assistants are experienced in the evaluation and treatment of a full spectrum of sports injuries, orthopedic and neurological disorders. Whether the goal of therapy is to walk unassisted or to play high school sports, each program is designed with the individual in mind.

Exercise and therapeutic modalities are combined with the therapists' hands-on skills to promote healing and improve function. The physical therapy team works closely with physicians in monitoring patients' progress.

The physical therapists are experienced in treating a full range of physical challenges, including but not limited to:

  • Athletic injury
  • Total joint replacement
  • Neurological conditions
  • Pelvic floor rehabilitation
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Spine disorders/Back injury
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Pre and post surgical rehabilitation
  • TMJ dysfunction (Jaw and mouth issues)
  • Vestibular rehabilitation

Conditions addressed by Physical therapist:

Women’s Health Issues (pelvic floor dysfunction)

Pelvic Floor dysfunction refers to a wide range of problems that may occur due to muscular weakness and imbalance that can cause: Urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, urgency/frequency, bowel dysfunction, pelvic pain, & pelvic organ prolapse. Treatment consists of manual therapy, biofeedback training, exercises, education, & therapeutic modalities.

Oncology Rehabilitation (Lymphedema)

Lymphedema is chronic swelling which can result from damage or deficiency in the lymphatic system. Treatment consists of Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) including Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD), compression bandages/devices/garments, skin-care and exercise. Post-breast surgery rehabilitation: ROM, scar massage, axillary cording, strengthening exercise.

Cardiopulmonary conditions

Physical Therapist address the impairments of the cardiovascular system and create a customized plan of care from the finding of their evaluation.

Craniofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMD)

Craniofacial and cervical spine dysfunction may lead to a variety of symptoms and disorders including upper extremity pain, headaches, and jaw pain (TMD). Our clinicians perform a comprehensive examination of your pain, posture, and ergonomics in order to develop an individualized treatment program to help patients attain their goals. Treatments may include a combination of manual therapy and modalities, postural re-training exercises, education on improving daily ergonomics, and a comprehensive home program.

Musculoskeletal/Orthopedic/Sports Medicine injuries and dysfunctions

Physical therapist addresses the injury and restriction of the musculoskeletal system of the body. All regions of the body can be addressed by a Physical therapist.

Neurological dysfunctions

Our clinicians are experienced in evaluating and treating the complexities of a neurologically involved patient. Maximizing mobility, independence and quality of life drives each treatment plan which can include supervised exercise, balance training and body weight assisted gait training. Each patient will also be given a comprehensive home exercise program and extensive education on symptom management outside of the clinic.

Post-surgical issues

Physical therapist address patient functional limitation and pain following surgical procedures. Joint replacement and joint surgery are all regions addressed by a Physical therapist

Concussion injuries

Physical therapist addresses the functional limitation and symptoms of individuals who suffer concussion injuries from sports or day to day activities.

Neck and back injuries

Physical therapist address neck and low back injuries in all phases of the healing process.

Vestibular Dysfunction

Vestibular therapy is a specialized form of exercise based physical therapy intended to alleviate the primary symptoms of vertigo, dizziness, gaze instability, motion sensitivity, falls and imbalance caused by vestibular disorders. A comprehensive clinical examination is performed to identify problems and a customized exercise program is designed to address each person's specific problem

For more information, or to schedule an appointment, contact 973.322.7500