Many patients have ongoing concerns about their aqua rehabilitation program and what the reality of their situation is. Here are some Frequently Asked Questions and their responses from Classic Rehabilitation to ease the minds of their patients.

What does Physical Therapy entail?

Physical Therapy is the management of disorders via modalities to rehabilitate patients so they may recuperate function after an illness or an injury. The main goal is restore a patient’s physical, mental and social incapacities by reorienting motor function, flexibility, strength, balance and proprioception.

What are the common types of Physical Therapy?

  • Acute Care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Extended Care Facility
  • Outpatient Clinic
  • Schools
  • Wellness and Fitness
  • Home Heath
  • Hospice
  • Occupational
  • Government
  • Research Centered
  • And many, many more depending on the individual case.

What is Aquatic Therapy?

Therapists use the water and specifically designed activities to enhance, restore, and maintain the patient’s functional abilities.

Who is a Physical Therapist, are they a doctor?

A Physical Therapist is a licensed practitioner certified by the state to treat patients with pain and loss of function. They are not doctors like M.D. or a D.O., but they may have a Master’s Degree or a PhD in their respected field. Moreover, a physical therapist will teach you to prevent further injury and consequences of existing limitations.

What are my options for location?

Arlington, Grand Prairie, and Bedford.

Will my insurance cover my expenses?

As long as you are referred by a physician and proper paperwork is filed.

Does Classic Rehabilitation submit the insurance claims on my behalf?

Yes, we do, as long as all appropriate paperwork is made available to us at the beginning of your sessions (i.e. claim forms, insurance).

How do I know Physical Therapy is for me?

Physical Therapy is about helping you on an individual level to regain normal function with the proper confidence and morale boost. If you are someone who wants to go back to their lives with minor setbacks, then Physical Therapy is for you.

What should I bring and wear to my Physical Therapy sessions?

  • Your referral from your physician.
  • Photo I.D.
  • Any necessary claim information (i.e. work compensation, automobile accident).
  • Insurance card.
  • Dress to be comfortable, for instance, sweatpants and a T-shirt with sneakers. Wear something that will allow you to be flexible, and keep in mind you will be sweating.

How long are the sessions?

For your first visit, plan a couple of hours so it is not rushed and your situation can be fully assessed and subsequent visits will vary depending on the first visit.

How often do I have to come in for Physical Therapy?

This is a discussion you will have with your personal Physical Therapist.

When will I see results and be healed?

Patience combined with perseverance is imperative for the success of your Physical Therapy. Each patient is different. Some patients may see gradual improvement by their 2nd visit, whereas others may not see gradual improvement until months later. There is no need to be disheartened, for each rehab program is individually designed.

Questions we have the answers

If you are curious and still have more questions about your rehab needs, contact Classic Rehabilitation today for Answers to your Questions. We are conveniently located in two separate locations – Arlington and Grand Prairie, providing full service physical therapy physicality with aquatics therapy and more.

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