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711 South Hwy 49

Jackson, CA 95642

         

209-223-5669

209-223-4475-fax

Treatment Programs

Excel Physical Therapy provides the most comprehensive care in Amador County by offering both Outpatient Rehabilitation Programs and Aquatic Therapy an offer all the amenities that you would expect in a state-of-the-art facility.

Aquatic Therapy

Aqua therapy is a wonderful treatment that helps slowly build muscle strength in a less painful way. Water's buoyancy virtually eliminates the effects of gravity - supporting 90 percent of the body's weight for reduced impact and greater flexibility. As a result, aquatic workouts are low impact and can greatly reduce the injury and strain common to most land based exercises. Our pool is 20”x 40”square feet and range from 3½ to 5 deep. We also have a therapeutic hot tub for stretches and light exercise. A lift is available for the pool and hot tub. Water has may benefits it increases respiration rate, decreases blood pressure, increases blood supply to muscles. Increases metabolism and increases venous return blood to the heart.

It also reduces pain and stress on the muscles and joints. Pool therapy is also beneficial for Parkinson’s Disease, any problems associated with balance, coordination, Post polio syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis, Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Total Joint Replacements, Chronic neck , back pain, Fibromyalagia and a myriad of other problems.