Physical Rehabilitation

To Make Fit Again

Rehabilitation is the process of returning something to its original condition. The word means “make fit again.” When it comes to workers’ comp injuries, the terms rehab and physical therapy are sometimes used interchangeably. But they do have different meanings.

Blue Ridge offers comprehensiveness Orthopedic Rehabilitation: 

 

  • Physical Therapy

  • Occupational/Hand Therapy

  • Medical  Nutrition Therapy

  • Massage Therapy

  • Aquatic Physical Therapy

  • Orthopedic Bracing & Orthotics 

Differences between Rehab and Physical Therapy

Rehabilitation, or rehab, is a broad term. In medicine, it can refer to any type of comprehensive treatment program. That might be:

  • Re-learning daily living skills after a stroke or a bad fall

  • Regaining physical strength after an accident at work or outside of work

  • Learning new ways of moving or performing tasks