When physical impairments, injuries or limitations impact your quality of life, the physical therapists with Holsman Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation PC in Clifton, New Jersey are there to help. Our full array of physical therapy services includes post-surgery rehabilitation, treatment of musculoskeletal issues, balance training and vestibular rehabilitation to help people who are at risk for falls, therapeutic massage, gait training and ambulation issues, mobilization therapy focused on muscles ligaments and joints, and pain management.
Among the special therapeutic modalities we use to address pain issues are Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) which sends small electrical pulses through the skin via electrodes being placed on the body needing treatment, Ultrasound, which sends high pitch sound waves through the body to produce gentle heat to muscles to reduce spasms, inflammation and pain, and hot/cold therapy. Heat is used to increase blood flow and relax muscles. Cold is used to reduce muscle pain, spasm and inflammation by slowing down circulation.
A Physical Therapist will work with individuals who have physical impairments or limitations. They promote movement and physical functional ability...
When physical limitations threaten your independence and ability to care for yourself, do your work and enjoy your leisure activities, the occupational therapists with Holsman Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation PC in Clifton, New Jersey bring their expertise to help you.
We offer self-care evaluation and training, which involves teaching techniques and use of adaptive devices to improve your ability to bathe, groom, dress and feed yourself, get in and out of the bathtub, on and off the toilet and other specific and essential tasks.
We can assess your ability to do homemaking tasks and look at alternative ways of performing tasks to adapt to limitations. We work with cardiac patients on dealing with fatigue and finding ways to do essential tasks with limited energy, and teach strengthening and conditioning exercises. We also provide therapy to encourage fine motor task skills using small muscles and gross motor skills using the larger muscles.
An Occupational Therapist will work with individuals of all ages to promote independence in areas of self-care, work and leisure activities...
Our speech therapists assess speech, language, cognitive function and swallowing skills of designated patients at the Clifton, New Jersey location of Holsman Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation PC.
These areas include articulation, fluency, voice projection, receptive and expressive language disorders to determine an evidence-based treatment plan. We will work with dysphagia and other feed disorders that include problems eating, swallowing and drooling.
We will also provide audiological screening in which our speech therapist performs a short screen to determine if a full audiological assessment is needed.
A Speech Therapist (SLP) assesses speech, language, cognitive function and swallowing skills to identify areas of deficit. These areas include articulation.
Massage & Wellness Therapy
We encourage massage therapy for our patients in Clifton because it improves circulation by bringing oxygen and other nutrients to body tissues. It relieves muscle tension and pain, increases flexibility and mobility, and helps clear lactic acid and other waste, which reduces pain and stiffness in muscles and joints. The massage therapist uses long, smooth strokes, kneading and other movements focused on superficial layers of muscle using massage oil or lotion.
Our other wellness programs include Tai Chi, an ancient practice proven to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical well-being by reducing stress, increasing balance and flexibility, helping you feel relaxed and improving your overall mind, body and spirit.
We also provide Yoga classes, so for relaxation and some to encourage you to move your body in new ways. You can select the style of Yoga you want to use to help you develop your flexibility, strength and balance.
We also offer a strength and conditioning program and a weight loss program.
Massage Therapy improves circulation by bringing oxygen and other nutrients to body tissues. It relieves muscle tension and pain.
The chiropractic therapy provided at Holsman Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation PC in Clifton, New Jersey will allow the chiropractor to perform adjustments to your spine or other parts of your body to correct alignment problems and reduce pain.
Back Decompression Treatment
In addition to chiropractic therapy, we are distinguished at Clifton, NJ for our back decompression treatment, a gentle technique that relieves pain and promotes healing.
Back pain can occur for many reasons and when you visit our clinic we will take the time to get to know your physical condition and the cause of your discomfort. We take the time to get to know you and consider your daily habits that may be affecting your condition.
Spinal decompression treatment is a gentle technique that we use with the goal of relieving patients’ pain and promoting healing.
Pediatric Physical Therapy
We understand that working with children requires a unique approach, and we strive to provide treatment in a warm, non-threatening environment...
Sports Physical Therapy
Whether you are a professional or recreational athlete, we recognize the benefits of sports in your life and how your quality of life is impacted when you cannot engage in your sport of choice anymore. We will help to determine the problem that is holding your back and work to provide physical therapy to solve it.
We understand the issue of trying to live with persistent pain and we will try to solve the problem with a personalized course of treatment.
Whether you’re a full-time athlete or have simply been pushing yourself too hard, we’re available to evaluate your condition and recommend...
Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment
At Holsman Physical Therapy in Caldwell and Rahway, NJ, we know that a physical ailment can result in mental and emotional suffering as well. That is why we employ a talented, experienced and caring team of physical therapy professionals to recognize what is happening to your body and help you.
One of the most advanced and highly-effective non-invasive treatments we offer is Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment, a proprietary technology based on a unique set of pressure waves that stimulate the metabolism, enhance blood circulation and accelerate the healing process.
Damaged tissues gradually regenerates and eventually heals. This office-based procedure is a breakthrough treatment option for a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions.
This proprietary technology is based on a unique set of pressure waves that stimulate the metabolism, enhance blood...