Frequently Asked Questions


What is Physical Therapy?

Physical therapy can help clients recover from an injury, relieve pain, prevent future injury or deal with a chronic condition. It can be applied at any age or stage of life. The ultimate goal of physical therapy is to improve health and quality of life.

In physical therapy, trained professionals evaluate and treat abnormal physical function related to, for example, an injury, disability, disease or condition.


Will My health insurance cover my treatment?

Yes, in most cases it does. Our office will be happy to assist in contacting your insurance company and determining your coverage based on your individual policy. There are many different healthcare policies,

We will contact your policy and discuss with you how your health benefits to you.   Please do not hesitate to contact our office. We do offer different payment options for your convenience.


Can I go to Physical Therapy anywhere I want to?

YES!!! As a patient you have the right to receive physical therapy at any place you choose.

At Movement Physiotherapy, You do not require a referral from your doctor to start Physical Therapy. If you are having any aches or pains, you can call to get your Physical Therapy started!


Can physical therapists properly diagnose the cause of pain?

According to research, the accuracy of clinical diagnosis by a physical therapist for musculoskeletal pain is higher compared to non-orthopedic healthcare providers, including family care, internal medicine and emergency room physicians.

Physical therapists are also trained to determine when an injury or condition may fall outside their scope of practice so that they can make a referral to a specialist when warranted.


Can Physical Therapy help fix my back pain?

One type of lower back pain, called lumbar spinal stenosis, is sometimes treated with surgery. But physical therapy works just as well, and comes with fewer unwanted complications — some of them life-threatening — than surgery, according to a study published in Annals of Internal Medicine.


Movement Physiotherapy & Performance
15 Morgantown St,
Uniontown, PA 15401

(724) 984-1045
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Monday - Friday: 8AM–8PM
Saturday - Sunday: 8AM–6PM

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