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How to Judge Your Physical Therapist

When you need physical therapy, you might need to actually find a physical therapist that you are willing to work with. You thought selecting a doctor was hard – this is equally hard, if not harder! Here are some things to consider.

What kind of education and training does the physical therapist have? While they didn’t have to attend an ivy league university, you do want to make sure that your therapist is educated, trained, and that they have experience dealing with your type of specific problem – successfully. Don’t be afraid to ask direct questions regarding all of this.

Is the therapist licensed properly in your state? You can check with your state’s licensing board, as well as physical therapy organizations for licensing, membership, standing status, and more. Find out if your physical therapist has had complaints or been sued regarding their treatment of patients in the past.

What kind of facilities does the therapist have? Before you make an appointment for actual physical therapy, make an appointment for a consultation, and ask for a tour of the facilities. Do you like what you see? Is the place clean? Is the therapist working in as sterile an environment as possible?

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Is There a Difference Between Physiotherapist and Physical Therapist in Singapore? Look for a Specialised Physiotherapy Treatment that works!

Is There a Difference Between Physiotherapist and Physical Therapist in Singapore? Look for a Specialised Physiotherapy Treatment that works!

The term physical therapist and physiotherapist are exchangeable. The term physical therapist started in the United States, and physiotherapist has always been used in the UK. In Singapore, you’ll find most people use the term ‘physiotherapist’. Read more…

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