Physical Therapy

Welcome to San Antonio Premier Internal Medicine Physical Therapy Department.

Our Physical Therapy department is ready to get you physically better.  We will help you return to normal, with a proper treatment plan, that is built only for you.

Some of our Physical Therapy programs:

  • Musculoskeletal and postsurgical rehab:  Includes body aches, numbness, tingling, weakness resulting from problems in the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves.
  • Balance / fall prevention program.
  • Vestibular program:  For vertigo and dizziness, which may originated from inner ear or the brain.
  • Osteoporosis program:  Effective for bone strength/thickness, postural improvements and spinal pain/radiculopathy.
  • Cardiac conditioning program for improving heart function and reduce heart attack risk.
  • Pulmonary program for improving breathing capacity and reducing shortness of breath.  Leads to improved activity tolerance.
  • Obesity program:  Effective for losing weight, reshaping the body before or after bariatric surgery and improving daily functions
  • Peripheral Vascular/Arterial program for improving strength and circulation in the legs and feet which helps lower the risk of sores and vascular surgery.
  • Urinary incontinence program for "urge incontinence".

Examples of Physical Therapy outcomes:

  • Reduce or take away adverse body symptoms such as aches and pains.
  • Improve strength and endurance.
  • Decrease feelings of fatigue and shortness of breath.
  • Reduce or eliminate falls and near falls
  • Improve walking technique and speed.