Aquatic Therapy

Our Aquatic Center houses a custom-designed, multilevel heated pool with specialty strengthening equipment. Patients also have the ability to combine aquatic therapy with traditional rehabilitation therapy, if appropriate.

Physiological Benefits

  • Reduces forces for early weight-bearing and pain relief
  • Promotes relaxation of muscle spasms
  • Minimizes disuse muscle atrophy for those with limited weight-bearing
  • Decreases pain of inflamed joint and soft tissue restrictions
  • Improves balance, trunk stability and body awareness
  • Restores confidence for movement and function

Conditions Benefiting from Aquatic Therapy

  • Osteo and rheumatoid arthritis
  • FibromyalgiaView Service
  • Lower extremity joint replacement or fractures
  • Lower back pain
  • Trauma and sports injuries
  • Difficulty walking/balance deficits

Special Features

  • Individualized attention
  • Motivating environment
  • Private handicapped accessible showers and locker rooms
  • Convenient hours of availability
  • Aquatic classes in partnership with
  • Arthritis Foundation
  • Post-rehab/wellness program

Locations where this service is offered