Functional Physical Therapy

Functional Physical Therapy serving the people of Waterford, MI. Our Philosophy,
At Functional Physical Therapy we strive to provide a hands-on, personalized approach to your specific and individualized patient needs.

Rather than solely focusing on the injured area, we believe in treating your body as a whole to achieve complete, long-lasting results. Our goal is to both restore and enhance your body's function. Allowing you to live your life both pain free and to the fullest. We accept most insurances and have locations in both Waterford and Clarkston Michigan. Our Services Include:
*Orthopedic Therapy
*Manua

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Are you experiencing aches and pains? 🤕 Are you not getting the same amount of exercise as you used to? It’s possible that your pain could be stemming from an inactive lifestyle. At our physical therapy clinic, you’ll gain access to an individualized exercise plan and pain-relieving modalities to help you get moving again! 🏋🏼‍♀️

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There are many different conditions that can cause chronic joint pain, including bursitis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, sprains and strains.

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At any given time, millions of Americans are going through their day with a chronically painful hip or knee.

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Do you feel dizzy or lightheaded when you stand? Are you finding it difficult to stay on your feet or complete simple tasks? A physical therapist can work with you to improve your balance and lessen your risk for dangerous falls. Contact us today to get started.

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Is any achy back preventing you from living your life to the fullest? We have various effective, safe, and natural treatment options for you. Say goodbye to your back pain with the help of a skilled physical therapist. Contact us today!

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What if you knew that the things you put in your mouth are causing the aches and pains you are experiencing? Fortunately, changing your diet is one of the fastest ways to find relief and a physical therapist can help.

Read up on these tips and see what you can do on your own time to improve your diet and eating habits: https://1l.ink/RLR8DPC

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Headaches are the third most frequently recorded cause of pain in the world. Bad posture, stress, and other factors can cause weakness, strain, and injury to the muscles and joints of the neck. This radiating pain can dominate your life, but physical therapy can help!

Are you struggling with headaches? Contact us now to schedule an appointment at https://1l.ink/X7MXZS6

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Physical therapists are medical professionals who have undergone extensive training in order to examine, diagnose, and treat musculoskeletal issues like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, bursitis, sports injury, and other conditions related to acute and chronic joint pain.

Here are 5 ways Physical Therapy can help if you have joint pain: https://1l.ink/XKJHV5X

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Ever heard of Kinesiotaping? Kinesio taping helps in resetting the circuitry in the affected part of your body by correcting any faulty interactions between the skin and muscles, joints, and tendons underneath. This results in improved muscle strength and activity.

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If you're like the millions of other Americans dealing with the misery of chronic pain day in and day out, you may feel like taking opioid medication is the only way to feel like a functional person.

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Did you know that at least 50 million Americans are struggling with arthritis? That's a sizable chunk of the U.S. population, and if you have joint pain, there's a good chance that you're included in that statistic!

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Just because it is winter, it doesn't mean you have to stay indoors! It is easy to want to stay in, nestled up in blankets, while it’s snowy and cold. However, remaining active in the winter months is just as important as remaining active during any other season! Contact us today to learn how we can help!

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Shoulder pain doesn’t have to be your story. If you have been noticing achy, painful, or tight shoulders, we can help you find relief. You’ll be waving your hands in the air in no time! Contact us today!

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Physical therapy is a good alternative to the long-term use of pain medication.

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We’ve provided some reasons to choose physical therapy as the logical alternative for long-term pain relief, instead of the harmful alternative of opioids.

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If you’ve sustained an injury to your neck that keeps you from being able to comfortably partake in everyday activities, or perform your job without pain, a PT could help. Contact us today to get started!

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Are you suffering from back pain? Check out our most recent newsletter with tips and information to help you find relief!

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Movement is medicine. The more you move around, exercise, and strengthen your body, the better you will feel! Education and the recommencement of regular activities and exercise are related to decreased disability and pain levels. Contact us today to learn more!

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Do you notice that you have shoulder pain after work? Are you developing a hunchback? If you’re nodding yes to these questions, chances are you have Upper Crossed Syndrome, or UCS.

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The knee joint is one of the body's toughest working parts, which is why it’s so prone to injury. Receiving a knee injury can keep you from your job, or off the playing field if you’re an athlete, for quite some time.

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Are you experiencing shoulder, elbow, or wrist pain? Check out our most recent newsletter with tips and information to help you find relief!

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Have you been waking up with stiff joints that make it difficult to get moving in the morning? Even if they may become less painful as the day goes on, you may be experiencing early-onset arthritis. Call us today to learn how we can help you!

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Ever heard of ultrasound therapy? These treatments involve the use of sound waves. These sound waves are used to treat conditions affecting the muscles, ligaments, and bones by creating vibrations that generate heat. If you’re in pain, this treatment could help you find relief! Call us today to get started!

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A herniated disc happens when the outer fibrous layer of a spinal disc (usually in the neck or lower back) tears. This allows the disc's gel-like filling to leak out into the surrounding joint space. Read more in our latest blog:

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It can happen to anyone. The lingering dread, the growing disinterest, the growing tendency to skip out on your workout, to let minor inconveniences interrupt the healthy activities that you’ve had planned. Read more here:

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Are you experiencing aches and pains, especially in your neck or back? Check out our most recent newsletter with tips and information to help you find relief:

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Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) is a manual physical therapy technique performed at our clinic. If you have been living with a painful and/or limiting condition such as back, neck, or foot pain, IASTM will likely benefit you! Contact us today!

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Injury, surgery, or overuse of a body part can also result in swelling. Kinesio taping helps to decrease swelling by limiting the pressure between the skin and the tissues. If you’re recovering from an accident or surgery, ask your physical therapist about this treatment method! Contact us today!

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Our Story

Our Philosophy,
At Functional Physical Therapy we strive to provide a hands-on, personalized approach to your specific and individualized patient needs. Rather than solely focusing on the injured area, we believe in treating your body as a whole to achieve complete, long-lasting results. Our goal is to both restore and enhance your body's function. Allowing you to live your life both pain free and to the fullest.

We accept most insurances and have locations in both Waterford and Clarkston Michigan.

Our Services Include:
*Orthopedic Therapy
*Manual Therapy
*Sports Medicine
*Aquatic Therapy
*Hand Therapy
*Headache Therapy
*Whiplash
*Auto Accidents
*Work Injuries
*Women's Care
*Foot Therapy
*Functional Work Hardening
*Peripheral & Central Neurological Issues
*Fitness
*Personal Training
*Injury Prevention
*Balance & Coordination

Locations:
Waterford
5225 Highland Road
Waterford, MI 48327
Phone: (248).673.6980
Fax: (248).673.7497

FUNctional Physical Therapy.
Our name says it all...

For more Information please visit our website
www.FuncationalPT.com

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Finding our Balance
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Ankle Flexion Rehabilitation with Thera-Band
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5225 Highland Road
Waterford Township, MI
48327

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 6pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 6pm

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