Physical therapists specialize in developing and re-training muscle strength and flexibility for movement. Our therapists evaluate and treat babies in the, infants and pediatrics in the Children’s Hospital of Georgia and adults of all ages in the main hospital. They are highly skilled in dealing with traumas as well as minor injuries or conditions. The PT staff has specialized skills in wound care, balance disorders, serial casting and splinting and lymphedema management.
For our patients, regardless of age or diagnosis, this means help is available in fall prevention movement:
- In bed, wheelchair or walking
- Sitting or standing balance
- Non-healing ulcers
- Post mastectomy exercises
- Post amputation care
- Help with assistive devices such as canes, walkers and wheelchairs
Did You Know?
Physical therapy provides 7 days/week coverage for inpatients and is available for outpatient treatments Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
For appointments, referrals or more information, please call:
Adult therapists: 706-721-2481
Pediatric therapists: 706-721-5222