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Physical Therapy

Feel confident in improving and restoring your mobility and independence with the Mount Auburn Hospital Physical Therapy Staff. Our inpatient and outpatient therapists treat a wide range of injuries, conditions and disorders. Our therapists work with you and your care team to evaluate your condition, design and implement a treatment plan to facilitate your recovery and help you meet your goals of treatment.

Inpatient Physical Therapy

During your hospitalization inpatient therapists evaluate your mobility, strength, balance and endurance. We work with your providers to ensure you have the opportunity to recover to the best of your ability while hospitalized, paying special attention to your acute medical needs. Inpatient physical therapists will help to secure support and care for your condition after your discharge.

Outpatient Physical Therapy

You will find state-of-the-art equipment and flexible hours at our two off-campus outpatient locations in Cambridge. Your first visit will allow extra time for your therapist to fully evaluate your condition and develop a treatment plan along with an individualized home exercise program to speed your recovery.

Conditions treated by Outpatient Physical Therapy

Whether you are healing from surgery or recovering from an injury, outpatient physical therapy will treat a wide range of musculoskeletal problems that can impact your mobility and strength or cause changes to your posture or balance. We provide care for a number of conditions including:

  • ACL tear
  • Arthritis
  • Balance Disorders
  • Fractures
  • Lymphedema
  • Meniscal Injuries
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Pelvic floor problems
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain/Strains
  • Tendonitis
  • Total Joint Replacements
  • Vestibular problems
  • Work-related Injuries

Components of Outpatient Therapy

Expect compassionate care in a collaborative environment and develop a one-on-one relationship with your therapist as you work towards your recovery goals. Our therapists are skilled in a variety of physical therapy interventions including:

  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Manual therapy
  • Joint and tissue mobilization
  • Posture retraining
  • Gait training
  • Development of Home Exercise Programs

Your progress during the course of your treatment will be communicated to your referring physician and a discharge report is sent once you have completed therapy.

Equipment Used for Your Recovery

You will be treated with our state-of-the-art equipment:

  • Weights
  • Pulleys
  • Balance boards
  • TRX Suspension System
  • Plyometric station
  • Treadmills
  • Recumbent or upright bicycles
  • Nustep (located at 625 Mount Auburn Street only)


Your Recovery is Our Priority

Call 617-499-5011 to schedule a visit with a Licensed Therapist and begin your journey to recovery.

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