Orthopedic therapy involves care for joints and soft tissues, such as muscles, ligaments, and tendons. We provide therapy after surgeries, such as rotator cuff repairs or joint replacements. We also provide care for joint and muscular pain after injury, or simply due to wear-and-tear.
Orthopedic Rehabiliation Program at Torrance Memorial
Torrance Memorial Orthopedic Rehabilitation program offers therapy services to people of all ages. Our highly trained staff works closely with referring physicians to address work-related, sports-related and other orthopedic injuries, including postsurgical conditions. Customized treatment plans are developed using state-of-the-art equipment and diagnostic tools to help patients quickly reduce symptoms and effectively regain their strength and flexibility.
Orthopedic therapy’s focus is to increase strength in weak muscles and improve flexibility and range of motion in tight muscles and joints. Therapy typically involves performing an individualized exercise program designed to address your physical limitations. We also use a variety of adjuncts to therapy aimed at reducing pain. Such treatments include:
- Applying specialized tape to align structures in the body
- Soft tissue mobilization using patented tools to reduce scar tissue and fibrosis
- Custom fitting for orthotics to reduce foot pain
- Electrical stimulation
- Deep heating modalities