Expert Physical Therapy Care in Louisiana at The NeuroMedical Center

Whether you are recovering from spinal surgery, hoping to decrease pain from a new or old orthopaedic injury, or have any other concern that keeps you from being your physical best, physical therapy at The NeuroMedical Center’s Outpatient Therapy Center can help you get back to your daily routine.  Our expert therapists are committed to helping people of all ages improve mobility, performance, and pain-free movement through individualized and goal-oriented treatment programs. No matter what brings you to Outpatient Therapy, our team is ready to help get you achieve a fast, full, and lasting recovery.

The NeuroMedical Center Physical Therapy Team treating patient

Why Physical Therapy?

Physical therapy is a vital component to the healing process following a neurological event, orthopaedic injury, or surgical intervention.  Through expert evaluation, physical therapists create personalized treatment plans to help patients improve mobility, decrease pain recover from injury, and prevent future injury.  The NeuroMedical Center Outpatient Therapy Center offers specialty-trained physical therapists who provide skilled, comprehensive therapy services.  Through prescribed exercise, hands-on care, and patient education, our team can optimize quality of life for you or a loved one.  Physical therapy may also help you avoid surgery and prescription medications. 

Our Physical Therapy Team

The NeuroMedical Center’s outpatient physical therapists all have advanced degrees and extensive training in the highly specialized field of spine evaluation and rehabilitation.  Our therapists also offer advanced certifications within specialized niches such as:

  • Neuro-Integrative Functional Rehabilitation (Neuro-IFRAH)
  • Neurodevelopmental Treatment (NDT)
  • The McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT)
  • LSVT Big
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling. 

Neurological Physical Therapy

Physical therapy is extremely important for patients who are living with a neurological condition or have experienced a neurological event.  Our physical therapists work closely with your NeuroMedical Center physician or referring doctor to address specific problem areas and design a treatment plan to best help you reach maximum functional potential and independence. 

Conditions Treated

  • Stroke
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Orthopaedic & Post-Joint Recovery

Physical therapists at The NeuroMedical Center treat a wide range of injuries and problems involving the joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, and peripheral nerves.  Our goal is to help our patients lessen pain, increase function, and improve range of motion, while preventing future injuries from reoccuring.

Conditions Treated:

  • Facet Joint Dysfunction
  • Herniated Discs
  • Ligament Sprains
  • Muscle Strains
  • Impingement Syndrome
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis

Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

As part of The NeuroMedical Center, the region’s leading provider of spinal surgery, our physical therapists offer unparalleled experience rehabilitating patients who have undergone minimally invasive or complex back or neck surgery.  Our therapists will work with you and your physician to relieve pain, recover strength, and regain mobility following spine surgery as well as hip, knee, or shoulder surgery. 

Services Provided

  • Functional Mobility Training
  • Joint Mobilization Techniques
  • Progressive Strength Training
  • Muscle Relaxation Techniques
  • Targeted Stretching

Pain Relieving Modalities

  • Ice
  • Heat
  • Ultrasound
  • Electrical Stimulation

Custom & Dynamic Splinting

Custom static and dynamic splints and orthotics fabricated by our therapists promote maximum healing by protecting injured areas while allowing non-injured joints to remain mobile and functional.  

Types of Splints

  • Post-Operative Splints
  • Fracture Management
  • Arthritis
  • Sports Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel 
  • Repetitive Strain

Bracing Equipment & Fitting

The NeuroMedical Center Outpatient Therapy Center is pleased to offer our patients the latest advancements in bracing.  Our therapists and bracing specialists will work with you to identify a suitable option based on your specific needs and circumstances. Neck and back braces can be offered as an alternative for surgical treatment, for post-operative protection, or to provide additional support for work or sports settings. 

Ask for The NeuroMedical Center's Outpatient Therapy Team by Name

At The NeuroMedical Center’s Outpatient Therapy Center, therapy is provided by staff who specialize in delivering a high level of individualized care and are committed to helping each one of our patients reach his or her optimal level of function and independence.  If you are interested in seeing what our team can do for you, give us a call (225) 751-9797 or request an appointment online today!