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Preparing For Your Visit

Preparing For Your Visit
The entire staff is so kind and caring. I would refer anyone who is suffering/fighting with an injury to OSR in a heart beat.

Preparing for Your Physical Therapy Appointment

Preparing for your physical therapy visit can help ensure a smooth and productive session. At OSR Physical Therapy, we want to make your experience as convenient as possible.  Learn about necessary preparations, what to bring, and what to expect during your visit to OSR Physical Therapy.

1. Schedule Your Appointment:
Call OSR Physical Therapy to schedule your appointment. Our friendly staff will assist you in finding a convenient date and time for your visit.

2. Gather Essential Information:
Before your appointment, gather important information that will help your physical therapist assess your condition effectively. This includes medical history, relevant test results, and any documentation related to your injury or condition.

3. Review Insurance Coverage:
Review your insurance coverage and ensure that OSR Physical Therapy is in your network. Contact your insurance provider or check their online portal for details on coverage, co-pays, and deductibles.

4. Complete Necessary Forms:
To save time during your visit, visit our website and download the patient forms. Fill them out in advance and bring them with you to your appointment. This will help expedite the check-in process.

5. Dress Comfortably:
Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that allow for ease of movement. Depending on your condition, you may be required to perform specific exercises or movements during your session.

6. Bring Required Items:
Bring your insurance card, photo identification, and a list of any medications you are currently taking. It’s also helpful to bring a water bottle to stay hydrated during your session.

7. Arrive Early:
Arrive 10-15 minutes early for your appointment to complete any necessary paperwork and allow time for check-in.

8. Communicate Your Goals:
Be prepared to discuss your treatment goals and any specific concerns you have with your physical therapist. This will help them tailor the treatment plan to your needs.

9. Be Open and Honest:
During your session, be open and honest with your physical therapist. Communicate any changes in your symptoms, pain levels, or difficulties you may be experiencing. This information is vital for effective treatment.

10. Follow Post-Visit Instructions:
After your physical therapy session, your therapist may provide you with home exercises or additional instructions. It’s essential to follow these recommendations to maximize the benefits of your therapy.

Frequently Asked Questions

By following these helpful tips and adequately preparing for your physical therapy visit at OSR Physical Therapy, you can make the most of your session and contribute to your recovery journey. Remember to gather essential information, dress comfortably, arrive early, and communicate openly with your physical therapist. We look forward to assisting you in achieving your rehabilitation goals and improving your overall well-being.