Physical therapy helps patients conquer disability, impairment and pain associated with injury and disease

Physical therapy (PT) at Baylor Scott & White Health assists patients in returning to a more active lifestyle after sports injuries, chronic disease or trauma.

Our licensed physical therapists specialize in patient-centered, individualized therapies designed to:

  • Increase strength, endurance, coordination and range of motion
  • Eliminate or reduce pain
  • Improve your quality of life

Conditions treated by physical therapists

Our physical therapists work with patients across a wide range of ages and physical, neurological or developmental conditions. Some of the diagnoses we provide physical therapy for include:

  • Arthritis
  • Balance disorders
  • Hip and knee replacement
  • Incontinence
  • Osteoporosis
  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Brain injury
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Stroke
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Anterior knee pain
  • Chronic ankle sprains
  • IT band syndrome
  • Joint contractures
  • Patellar tendonitis
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Shin splints
  • Spinal problems
  • Upper extremity orthopedic injuries
  • Trauma
  • Lymphedema

Physical therapy services and programs

To assist you in regaining skills and abilities for work and everyday living, some of the therapies we offer include:

  • Post-surgery care after procedures like joint replacement
  • Rehabilitation after amputation
  • Balance retraining
  • Functional manual therapy
  • Manual orthopedic physical therapy
  • Fall prevention
  • Walkers and canes
  • Blood flow restriction therapy