Manual Physical Therapy Louisville, Evansville & Southern Indiana

Manual physical therapy is a hands-on technique that is used to decrease pain and improve range-of-motion and flexibility to stiff joints and muscles. Mobilization and manipulation are key components of manual therapy; both techniques restore the power of movement to joints & associated muscles.

A number of ProRehab physical therapists are board certified in manual physical therapy or are Fellows in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy.

Who benefits from Manual Physical Therapy?

Patients with a variety of disabilities and orthopaedic conditions may benefit from manual physical therapy. Current research confirms that manual physical therapy combined with therapeutic exercise can produce rapid pain relief and improved function in the following conditions: low-back pain, neck pain, muscle-tension headaches, hip and knee osteoarthritis, and shoulder pain.

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Meet Our Fellows:

Our fellows are currently continuing their education to advance their skills in Manual Physical Therapy as a specialty.

Dan Baumann, PT, DScPT, COMT, ATC, FAAOMPT, NAIOMT
Dan Baumann, PT, DScPT, COMT, ATC, FAAOMPT, NAIOMT
Curtis Hildebrandt, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS
Curtis Hildebrandt, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS
Luke Deckard, PT, DPT, CSOMT
Luke Deckard, PT, DPT, CSOMT

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Here’s what some of our patients had to say

Thank you so much! I love you guys and the care I received!

five stars Zoe ProRehab PT Patient

After just 4 visits…I feel like a brand new person. Before, I could barely walk for 15 minutes without my back screaming in pain. Now I’m zooming through therapy and going on walks at home.

five stars Christy F. ProRehab PT Patient

Wonderful staff, very helpful, competent and professional. They listen to what I say and are working with me to meet my goal.

five stars Barbara E. ProRehab PT Patient

Amazing service. They have gone out of their way to call and follow up with me while doing my at-home exercises. Highly recommend.

five stars Josh F. ProRehab PT Patient

I couldn’t have wished for a better place to go for my knee replacement therapy! They know what they are doing to get you back in the swing of things so you can go on with your life!

five stars Gene O. ProRehab PT Patient

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