Aquatic Therapy

  • Take advantage of the unloading and resistance benefits of water. in our specialized therapy pools. Equipped with under-water treadmills, and cameras to aid in gait analysis, our therapy pools allow patients to improve without pain providing the opportunity to train the cardiovascular system and increase range of motion even with patients that cannot fully weight-bear. We offer Aquatic Therapy at our Lakewood and Bremerton Clinics. The unique properties of the aquatic environment enhance interventions for patients/clients across the age span with musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiovascular/pulmonary, and integumentary diseases, disorders, or conditions. Aquatic Physical Therapy interventions are designed to improve or maintain: - function - aerobic capacity/endurance conditioning - balance, coordination and agility - body mechanics and postural stabilization - flexibility - gait and locomotion - relaxation - muscle strength, power, and endurance - lumbar stabilization/core stability