Golden Gate Physical Therapy provides an array of services: physical
therapy, massage therapy, personal training, injury screening and ergonomic
assessments for patients with special requests. Our highly educated, certified
and licensed staff provides one-on-one treatment with each patient to
achieve fully individual attention and increase patient's success rate
of reaching their goals.
Golden Gate Physical Therapy provides the following services:
Acute Injury Screening
Screen for muscalo-skeletal dysfunctions
ONE ON ONE HEALING ARTS
Our clinic offers 45-60 minute treatments with our physical therapists.
We utilize NO aides, so your therapy is always guided by an expert.
Our goal is your fast recovery and success, and we strive to provide you
with the newest treatment, research and product information. We emphasize
patient education and prevention of injuries.
Our therapists are trained in:
Neuromuscular and orthopedic evaluations
Pre- and post-operative management
Repetitive stress injury
Instruction in pelvic stabilization
Strength and conditioning
Treatment of thoracic outlet syndrome and chronic pain
Pre- and Post-Operative Therapy/General Orthopedics
Primary emphasis on safe strengthening and stretching, gait training and
minimizing of scar appearance. Utilization of modalities and current research
support techniques for maximizing recovery. Proprioceptive retraining.
Progression to full functional level.
Acute Injury Management
Research shows that immediate treatment results in better outcomes. We
see referred emergencies as well as walk-ins.
Repetitive Stress Injury
We provide neuromuscular re-education and ergonomic assessment. Appropriate
guided strengthening, stretching and other relieving techniques, including
guided imagery, visualization, and training in diaphragmatic breathing.
Strength and conditioning for prevention and management. We teach patients
body mechanics, postural exercises, and stretching techniques to prevent
and manage osteoporosis.
Golden Gate Physical Therapy has been providing massage therapy for the
past fifteen years to benefit our patients and private clients. Our massage
therapist is highly qualified with over 10 years of experience in pain
management, stress relief, and therapeutic massage. Our belief is that
massage therapy is a powerful ally in the health care regiment and can
be used either as an adjunct to physical therapy or for full body preventive
care and wellness.
The Benefits of Massage:
Relieves stress and aids relaxation
Exercise and stretches weak, tight or atrophied muscles
Aids athletes to prepare and recover from strenuous workouts
Increases joint flexibility
Reduces spasms and cramping
Reduces post surgery adhesions and swelling
Releases endorphins that work as natural painkillers
Relieves Migraine pain, tension related headaches and effects of
Promotes faster healing of strained muscles and sprained ligaments,while
also reducing formation of scar tissue