Orthopedic Care: Is It Time To See An Orthopedic Specialist?

Are you suffering from musculoskeletal pain – skeleton, joints, muscles, ligaments, or cartilage?
If yes, you need to schedule an appointment for orthopedic care because musculoskeletal system pain can reduce mobility and make everyday motion a challenge.

What is Orthopedic Care?
Originally orthopedic care was created to help children suffering from crippling or debilitating diseases. Modern orthopedic care now treats children and adults for chronic pain, rheumatic disease, arthritis and musculoskeletal injuries.

When Should You See An Orthopedic Physician?
You should schedule an appointment with an orthopedic physician or specialist when you have suffered from a traumatic injury or a repetitive motion injury to the following chronic body pains:

  • Bones
  • Joints
  • Tendon
  • Nervous System

Here at Life Fitness Physical Therapy, our McKenzie and Maitland Certified Therapists specialize in musculoskeletal system diagnosis, management and treatment. We provide comprehensive orthopedic services for musculoskeletal disease, spinal disorder, fracture bones, injury, joint, back pain and more. Learn about our Orthopedics Baltimore, Sports Medicine, Worker’s Compensation/Rehabilitation and Specialty Niche Programs today.

For close, personal orthopedic care, contact Life Fitness PT by calling 410.368.1026.

Source: http://www.ibji.com/blog/2011-12-08/what-is-orthopedics