Pack Physical Therapy in Dana Point
We are pleased to have you as a patient. Your doctor has referred you to physical therapy because he or she believes that you will benefit from our services. We know that physical therapy can help to restore movement, relieve pain, strengthen muscles and prevent further injury. To accomplish this we use a variety of treatment techniques and patient education. In an effort to help you to gain the most benefit from our services, please read the following information.
FIRST VISIT: Please come 15 minutes before your appointment for the paperwork. Our physical therapist will interview you, evaluate your condition, and establish an individualized treatment program for you.
Please allow up to an hour and a half for your first appointment. You will need your prescription (unless we indicated we have it), license (or valid ID), and insurance card for your first visit along with the attached paperwork attached paperwork. Please complete all information on the following pages to the best of your ability.
PHYSICIAN ORDERS: It is important to fulfill the frequency and duration requirements recommended by your doctor in order to gain the most benefit from physical therapy. We strongly feel that is the major key in meeting your goals.
TREATMENTS: The physical therapist may use methods such as joint and soft tissue mobilization, therapeutic exercise, heat and/or ice, and electrical stimulation. The therapist may request that you come early to your appointments in order to begin the exercises you have already learned.
PROGRESS REPORTS: It is essential that you inform the physical therapist or front office staff at least one (1) week before of any upcoming scheduled physician appointments so that we may prepare a progress report that will be sent to your physician to let him/her know how you are progressing with treatment.
HOME PROGRAM: During the course of your rehabilitation, your physical therapist may prescribe a home exercise program to be carried out on your own. It is important to follow this home program for the continued success of your rehabilitation.
We support our local community and participate in charitable giving to various organizations including the YMCA.
Thank you for choosing Pack Physical Therapy, we look forward to treating you and helping you through your recovery progress.
Owner/Physical Therapist Pack Physical Therapy