Physical Therapy

Patients of Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center have the convenience of receiving their physical therapy in the same facility as their other orthopaedic care. This helps to facilitate the coordination of care between the therapist and your physician.

Physical therapy appointments can be made by calling 252-757-2663. Now offering 7:00am appointments on Tuesday and Thursday.

Meet Our Physical Therapists/Assistants

Physical Therapy Facilities

At Orthopaedics East and Sports Medicine Center, we recognize the importance of post-surgical rehabilitation for enabling our patients to recover and safely return to their daily activities as soon as possible. Our licensed physical therapists use a variety of techniques and personalized exercise programs to optimize recovery.

The Physical Therapy Department at Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center tailors recovery programs to meet specific needs. Our programs aid patients whether they are overcoming an isolated injury, recovering from surgery, or adjusting to life with a long-term disability. We can achieve this by providing our patients with reconditioning, strength training and living skills development. For sport-related injuries, we create recovery programs designed to return you to your sport.

What we Treat

  • Sports Related Injuries
  • Work Related Injuries
  • Chronic Neck, Back, and Joint Problems/Pain
  • Post-Surgery Rehab
  • Gait Impairments
  • Postural Deficits
  • Trauma Rehab
  • Balance Deficits/Falls

Treatments Offered

  • Therapeutic Exercise/Resistance Training
  • Soft Tissue and Joint Mobilizations
  • Patient Education
  • Running Assessment/Training
  • Return to Sport Training
  • Dry-Needling
  • Cupping
  • Athletic Taping
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM)
  • Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation

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Quick Fact

Hip fractures occur in one out of every one hundred women over the age of 75.