The letters “p” and “t” for physical therapy should NOT be confused with “pain” and “torture.” Unfortunately, many people will share their horror stories of how painful their experiences were. The old-
Ironically, one of the goals of physical therapy is the reduction of pain. Many injuries and postsurgical conditions by their nature are painful, although appropriate physical therapy treatments should be designed to relieve those symptoms and improve function. So just remember, while temporary soreness can be a normal response to therapy sessions involving exercise and manual treatment, a correctly designed program should not make your injury or painful condition worse.
Moon Physical Therapy, LLC
320 Ward Avenue, Ste. 107, Honolulu, HI 96814
Aquatic, Land-based and Manual Therapy and Cardiopulmonary Rehab Programs
808-597-1005 | www.moonpt.com