FAQs

Apex Physical Therapy SignageYou’ve got questions, we’ve got answers. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions here at Apex Physical Therapy.

How long will my visits take?

Your first visit will range from 1-1.5 hours to establish a thorough evaluation and provide treatment. Subsequent visits will average 60 minutes in duration.

What are the benefits of physical therapy?

Physical therapists are the experts of the musculoskeletal system and movement. Physical therapy can aide in the reduction of pain, improve motion, improve function, increase strength, improve knowledge of your current condition and learn how to aid in the treatment and the recovery.

Is a prescription required?

In the state of Oregon, as of January 1st, 2014, patients can now seek physical therapy directly without a prescription with no time limitation. The physical therapist will perform the evaluation and send a copy to your primary care physician at your request. Most insurance companies do require a prescription in order to be billed for physical therapy, our staff will be happy to call and help you determine if a prescription is required.