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Apex ‘ Prehabilitation ’ Program Key in Hastening Post-Joint-Replacement Recovery

Posted by on Sep 26, 2013 in Physical Therapy | 0 comments

It stands to reason that the healthier you are, the higher your level of fitness and the more educated you are regarding the road ahead, the more successful your recovery and functional outcomes will be following joint replacement surgery. That, according to Apex Physical Therapy owner, Brock Monger, DPT, is the essence of pre-operative physical therapy, or “prehabiliation” for short. Prehabilitation, Brock says, is the process of enhancing the fitness level and functional capacity of patients prior to surgery, allowing them to withstand the stresses of surgery while preparing them for...

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