Geriatrics in Dubuque
Geriatric therapy addresses a wide range of conditions associated with the normal aging process.
Geriatric therapy may include but is not limited to:
- Joint problems
- Coordination and balance disorders
- Muscle weakness
- Stroke and more
Physical therapists work with geriatric patients on an individual basis, evaluating physical capabilities and developing a plan for exercise, education and wellness.
Physical therapists and geriatric patients work together to develop individual goals for restoring or improving balance, coordination, range of motion, flexibility and strength.