Apex Integrated Medical Center

Physical Medicine Specialists & Regenerative Medicine Specialists located in West Loop, Chicago, IL

Serious injuries and medical conditions can have a detrimental effect on your ability to function in daily life. The physical medicine and rehabilitation experts at Apex Integrated Medical Center offer a variety of services, like in-house physical therapy, at their location in West Loop of Chicago. If you or a loved one needs rehabilitation medicine, call or book an appointment online today.

Rehabilitation Q & A

What is rehabilitation medicine?

Physical rehabilitation focuses on restoring functional ability and improving the quality of life of people who have disabling injuries and medical conditions. The compassionate team at Apex Integrated Medical Center provides holistic, multidisciplinary rehabilitation care that focuses on the whole patient, not just their symptoms.

They consider your physical, emotional, social, and work-related needs when working with you to create a personalized rehabilitation treatment plan. This may include regenerative medicine, chiropractic care, and in-house physical therapy.

The team at Apex Integrated Medical Center believes that no two patients are alike. Instead of relying on cookie-cutter treatments, they take the time to understand your unique needs and work with you to provide individualized services.

What is physical therapy?

The goal of physical therapy is to help you regain the highest level of functional mobility and independence after a disabling injury or medical condition. The licensed physical therapists at Apex Integrated Medical Center work closely with your other providers to create a treatment plan tailored to your specific needs.

They use many different techniques to help relieve your pain and restore functional mobility, including:

  • Exercises to improve strength, balance, and range of motion
  • Stretches to enhance flexibility and mobility
  • Hands-on manual techniques
  • Therapeutic ultrasound
  • Electrical stimulation

They also advise you on steps you can take at home to enhance your rehabilitation plan and prevent future injuries.

What do physical therapy and rehabilitation medicine help with?

There are many reasons people seek out physical therapy and rehabilitation medicine. The team at Apex Integrated Medical Center provides multidisciplinary care for patients with a wide range of injuries and conditions, including:

  • Stroke
  • Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Sports injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Knee pain
  • Back pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Amputations
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

They also provide physical therapy and rehabilitation services to help patients regain mobility and function after a surgical procedure. In other cases, physical therapy may reduce or delay the need for surgery.  

To learn more about how physical therapy and rehabilitation medicine can improve your quality of life, call Apex Integrated Medical Center or book an appointment online today.