Q: What clothes do I need to bring for treatment?
A: You should bring comfortable workout attire including sneakers.
The area being treated will need to be accessible to the therapist.
Q: What happens at the initial examination?
A: The initial consultation
consists of a thorough review of the patient's medical history
leading up to the injury. A comprehensive examination is
performed and includes the assessment of posture, joint mechanics,
range of motion, strength, muscle integrity and flexibility.
Following the evaluation, we educate the patient about the
injury and develop a treatment plan based on the goals of
the patient and the therapist. A therapist will then work
side by side with you during every step of your treatment
process to ensure your goals are met and you are getting
maximum benefit from the therapy process.
Q: How important are the home exercises?
A: Home exercises and patient education are key to a quick
recovery. Consistant performance and repitition give you the
opportunity to aid your own healing process. Throughout your
treatment process your therapist will provide you with a home
Q: Do you take patients on time?
A: We realize how busy all of our patients' lives are, so
it is extremely important to be on time for your appointment
to maximize the benefit of rehabilitation. All patients are
seen on time for their appointments and we expect them to be
ready for their session at the time of their scheduled appointment.
Q: Will insurance cover my therapy?
A: Physical therapy is covered by most insurance plans. Please
see our insurance page for a list of insurances we accept.
Each insurance plan has different physical therapy benefits.
We will contact your insurance company and discuss your benefits
with you at your first session. Please be aware that you may
have a co-payment or a co-insurance responsibility with your
Q: How long will the therapy session take?
A: The initial evaluation will take about an hour. Each physical
therapy session after that will range from 30 min. to one hour.
Q: I have had physical therapy before. How will this be any
A: At Fairway Physical Therapy North, we treat each patient
with personalized one-on-one care. We focus on using a hands
on approach to treatment and provide top quality care using
state of the art treatment techniques that you may not find
in other clinics.
If you have any questions or concerns not included on our
FAQ page, by all means, send
us an email or give us a call
and we'll be happy to respond.