Looking for Post-Surgery Rehabilitation in Ferndale, WA?

Post-Surgery Rehabilitation in Ferndale WA

Many people choose to have surgery whether as an elective procedure to help improve your life or as a life-saving procedure to help you overcome a life-threatening condition. Either way, after you wake up from your surgery, you have some challenges to face. That’s why if you have a surgery coming up, you should consider Whatcom Physical Therapy in Ferndale, Washington for post-surgery rehabilitation.

Depending on the type of surgery you’ve had, you may experience the loss of strength, mobility and balance. Our physical therapists have been serving the northwestern Washington area since 1997. Our team has years of training and experience in treating a variety of conditions including post-surgery rehab.

What can physical therapy do for post-surgery recovery?

After your surgery, your physical therapist can help you restore your ability to complete tasks that were once difficult. This may include assistance in:

  • Regaining strength, balance and flexibility
  • Getting dressed or bathing on your own
  • Walking on your own
  • Managing pain
  • Breaking up scar tissue
  • Improving your range of motion

What does post-surgery rehab with a physical therapist look like?

Each patient’s post-surgery rehab looks different due to factors like the nature of your surgery, pre-existing conditions, age, health, medical history and your recovery goals. Your physical therapist will work with you to discuss your goals and develop a treatment that works at a good pace for you.

Many post-surgical rehabilitation treatments include the following:

  • Exercising and stretching
  • Cold and hot treatments to assist with pain
  • Electrical stimulation and ultrasound
  • SCENAR
  • BEMER

Schedule an appointment with Whatcom Physical Therapy in Ferndale, WA

Are you looking for assistance with recovery after an upcoming surgery? Contact us today to schedule an appointment with one of our physical therapists about developing a treatment for you.

Additionally, physical therapy is beneficial before your surgery too. Contact us today to learn more about your pre-surgical rehabilitation options.

Our Ferndale location:
5709 Hamlin Ave
Ferndale, WA 98248
Phone: (360) 384-5171

Hours:

M 8 am – 7 pm
T-F 8 am – 5 pm

If you would like to visit us at another location, we have two other clinics in Northwestern Washington in Blaine and Point Roberts.