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Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

At Apple Healthcare, our physical therapists are experts in post-surgical rehabilitation in Knoxville. We recognize the challenges on the road to recovery and are committed to supporting you every step of the way.

What is Post-Surgical Rehabilitation?

Post-surgical rehabilitation is a crucial phase of your recovery process. After surgery, your body needs time to heal and regain strength. Our physical therapists work with you to improve mobility, reduce pain, and restore function.

Symptoms Addressed in Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

Post-surgical rehabilitation is designed to address various symptoms that may arise after surgery, including:

  • Pain: Persistent pain at the surgery site or in surrounding areas.
  • Swelling: Inflammation and swelling that can limit movement.
  • Stiffness: Reduced flexibility and stiffness in the affected joints or muscles.
  • Weakness: Loss of strength in the muscles around the surgical site.
  • Limited Mobility: Difficulty moving the affected part of the body.
  • Scar Tissue: Formation of scar tissue that may restrict movement and cause discomfort.
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Risk Factors for Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

Certain factors can increase the risk of complications during post-surgical rehabilitation, including:

How Physical Therapy Can Help

Physical therapy plays a vital role in the recovery process after surgery. Here’s how it can help:

  • Promote Healing: Specialized techniques and exercises encourage the natural healing process, helping tissues repair and strengthen.
  • Improve Function: By working on mobility and strength, physical therapy helps restore normal function to the affected area, allowing you to perform daily activities with ease.
  • Prevent Complications: Early intervention and targeted exercises prevent complications such as blood clots, muscle atrophy, and joint stiffness.
  • Enhance Recovery: Physical therapy speeds up the recovery process, helping you return to your regular activities and lifestyle sooner.
  • Personalized Care: Our therapists tailor treatment plans to your specific needs, ensuring you receive the most effective care for your unique situation.

Why Choose Apple Healthcare for Post-Surgical Rehabilitation Treatment in Knoxville?

Apple Healthcare uses the latest technology and evidence-based practices to tailor a recovery plan that fits your specific needs. Our physical therapists are committed to helping you regain strength and return to your daily activities with confidence. Trust us to support you every step of the way in your journey to recovery.

Contact Us

Ready to discuss your post-surgical rehabilitation treatment options? Contact us today to schedule an appointment with one of our specialists in Knoxville.

Let us guide you back to a pain-free life!

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