Joint Replacement


 

Are you looking to get a leg up on your recovery? Penn Therapy & Fitness hip, joint and knee patients come from all walks of life, and experience a wide variety of medical conditions, illnesses or injuries. Orthopedic physical rehabilitation is often a stressful time as patients look ahead anxiously on the road to recovery.

Penn Therapy & Fitness therapists can provide rehabilitation services to manage conditions related to joint replacement including (but not limited to):

  • Knee surgery
  • Hip surgery
  • Post-orthopedic trauma

Our therapists can provide treatments for needs can range from addressing strains and sprains to navigating debilitating conditions, like arthritis or osteoporosis. Even minor injuries or conditions can cause discomfort and pain and affect quality of life. Penn Therapy & Fitness incorporates therapies from multi-disciplinary team that’s dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of hip, joint and knee issues in adolescent, young adult, and adult patients.

Your Penn Therapy & Fitness therapist will work with you to develop a rehabilitation plan that’s right for you, including:

  • Manual therapy  
  • Patient education in symptom management
  • Targeted exercises to regain strength and mobility
  • Post-operative rehabilitation

Working collaboratively through the Penn Medicine continuum of care, our therapists work with the Penn Medicine Center for Hip Preservation, Penn Orthopaedics’ Trauma and Fracture team members, and Penn’s Foot and Ankle Service to create the therapy plan that’s right for you. Our Penn Medicine network provides uncompromising care that ranks among the best in the nation, treating individuals according to their own specific needs. Surgical or non-surgical options are considered depending on the injury.

Our joint replacement therapies are available at the following Penn Therapy & Fitness locations: