Physical Therapy


Contact: Deborah DeFauw, PT
               Blaine Hawkes, PT
               Theresa Schjoth, PTA
Phone: (307)352-8395
Hours: 7:30am - 5:30pm, Monday/Wednesday/Friday
             7:30am - 6pm, Tuesday/Thursday

Services


Physical Therapy's purpose is to provide the highest possible quality of treatment to both inpatients and outpatients. To hasten the rehabilitation of disabled, injured, or diseased patients by physical means including but not limited to heat, cold, electricity, water, sound, light, therapeutic exercise, gait training, and activities of daily living.

Physical Therapy services include:    
  • Treatment of all orthopedic injuries: strains, sprains, fractures    
  • Treatment of back and neck pain
  • Customized strengthening and range of motion programs
  • Evaluation and treatment of muscle imbalances and improper movement patterns
  • Training for coordination and balance deficits
  • Dizziness and Vertigo
  • Wound care and debridement
  • Modalities to help alleviate pain, improve muscle recruitment, and to aid in healing include:
  • ultrasound
  • phonophoresis
  • Iontophoresis
  • electrical stimulation
  • intermittent traction
  • paraffin
  • hydrotherapy
  • hot packs /cold packs
  • contrast baths
  • ice massage