Physical therapy is a type of skilled care any home health agency in California can provide you as part of its services. Undergoing physical therapy as you age can be very beneficial for you; here’s how:
- It restores your balance and mobility.
Old age tends to weaken your joints. Soon, you’ll be struggling to walk straight or move. Even standing for long periods of time can become difficult. A physical therapist customizes a therapy program designed to help you restore your prime level of daily functioning and improve your overall health and well-being.
- It reduces or eliminates pain from injuries.
Physical therapy can help you heal from an injury faster and prevent an eventual need for going into surgery. However, if you’re still required to go through surgery following your injury, physical therapy helps you prepare for the surgery by going into it in good shape. As a result, you’ll recover from the surgery much faster, too.
- It helps you recover from a stroke.
If you’re a stroke patient, your control over your limbs and other parts of your body have most likely weakened. It can be pretty frustrating having to depend on other people to provide your needs all the time. Undergoing physical therapy can help you regain strength and control in your limbs and improve your ability to walk. With physical therapy, you’ll be able to return to independently taking care of yourself soon enough.
Are you now up to hire your own physical therapist? United Home Health Agency has a team of home health aide in California who are licensed physical therapists.
We also provide customized service of home health care in Burbank California to match your needs. Know your options today. Talk to us!