Aquatic Therapy

Aquatic therapy uses the natural buoyancy of water to facilitate exercise without the compressive loading forces present with routine land-based programs.  Bon Secours St. Francis Therapy Centers offers flexible scheduling and individualized aquatic therapy sessions.

 

Benefits of Aquatic Therapy

  • Reduced pain and muscle spasm
  • Increases circulation
  • Cardiovascular conditioning
  • Increased relaxation
  • Increased range of motion
  • Decreased swelling
  • Buoyancy eliminates stress on joint and connective tissue

Conditions that benefit

  • Orthopedic dysfunctions, such as total joints, ligament injuries, low back injuries, muscle strains and sprains
  • Neurologic dysfunctions, such as multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, and head injuries 
  • Patients experiencing overall debilitation
  • Bariatric Program
  • Rheumatic conditions, such as arthritis, osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia

For additional information or to schedule an appointment at any of our locations, contact central scheduling at 864-255-1726 or 400-3665.