Rehab Specialist

1st Place Health, LLC

Physical Medicine located in Scottsburg, IN

If you are injured, rehabilitation can speed up the healing process and return your injured area to a healthy, strong and stable condition. Dr. Scott Craig knows how to evaluate injuries thoroughly and design a multi-faceted treatment plan to provides patients with the best possible results. Make your appointment for rehabilitation with Dr. Craig, by using their online scheduling tool, or by calling 1st Place Health in Scottsburg, Indiana, today.

Rehab Q & A

What is rehabilitation?

Rehabilitation is a service designed to help a patient with injuries heal, rebuild strength, and prevent future problems. During rehabilitation, you may participate in physical therapy, medical massage, and other treatments customized to meet your needs.

What are the benefits of rehabilitation?

If you participate in rehabilitation, you may experience several benefits, including:

Faster healing
Rehabilitation may help you heal from your injuries faster so you can get back to living a normal life.

A lower risk of future injuries
As you participate in rehabilitation, our team will help you avoid future injuries by increasing your strength and level of activity slowly.

A chance to get stronger
Rehabilitation helps you build the strength and stability in your body for improved performance.

Control over your situation
Rehabilitation allows you to play an active role in the healing process.

Is rehabilitation safe?

The risks of rehabilitation are low, especially when you trust an experienced provider like Dr. Craig. Dr. Craig will select exercises that are safe and appropriate for your current condition and abilities. The goal of rehabilitation will be to build your strength gradually and safely.

When is it appropriate?

Rehabilitation can be helpful for patients with a number of different injuries and disabilities. Some injuries that may improve with rehabilitation include:

  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Ligament and tendon injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Dislocations
  • Inflammation

How long does rehabilitation take?

Every patient is different. The amount of time it takes for you to recover from your injuries will depend on the nature of the injury, your condition prior to becoming injured, your abilities, your dedication, and other factors. Dr. Craig will tell you approximately how long you can expect to participate in rehabilitation sessions before you can return to normal activities.

What other services can help with the healing process?

In addition to rehabilitation, Dr. Craig may also prescribe other treatments that help speed up the recovery process. Treatments he may recommend with rehabilitation include:

  • Chiropractic adjustments
  • Trigger point injections
  • Regenerative therapy.

Dr. Craig will customize a treatment plan to meet your needs. Schedule your appointment online with 1st Place Health, today.