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Work Injury

Work Injury Laguna Hills, CA

For injured workers

Being injured at work can cause significant stress, pain and aggravation affecting your ability to effectively work and provide adequate income for your needs. Our number one priority is to ensure your pain is relieved fast and you can safely return to work as soon as possible. We emphasize the following when it comes to your recovery after a worker’s compensation injury:

  • Relieve pain quickly
  • Restore normal range of motion
  • Restore strength, flexibility and stamina
  • Ensure a complete recovery after an necessary surgical procedures
  • Education on how to manage your injury and prevent future occurrences

Contact us at Laguna Hills, CA center today to discover how we can help you recover quickly from your injury and get back to work safely!

For case managers and employers dealing with worker’s compensation

Our physical therapists offer a variety of comprehensive programs for injured workers to help them recover quickly and safely. Once a worker has been injured, it is our goal to restore him/her to optimal function for safe and efficient job performance in a timely manner. We provide effective case management, detailed and timely reports, and positive communication between health care providers, workers, and case managers for the worker’s compensation case to expedite return to work following worker’s compensation injuries.

We assess the worker’s current functional abilities and gather information regarding his/ her job requirements. Treatment is both evaluative and restorative. Therapy will utilize a combination of manual therapy techniques, therapeutic exercises, body mechanics training, modalities, and patient education/ home programming.

Preventative care benefits for employers:

  • Decreased turnover
  • Increased worker productivity
  • Safer work environment
  • Reductions in lost time
  • Diminished incidence of fraud and abuse

People who have been injured on the job have a unique set of circumstances. Often, returning to work is a necessity for the injured person and their family. A physical therapist will develop a treatment plan that is specifically targeted to your circumstances and injury. Goals are set up, and your physical therapist will help you achieve these goals. This health care professional is your coach and partner in returning back to work. Treatment includes modalities such as manual therapy, stretching, specific exercises, hot and cold treatment, ultrasound, aquatic therapy and joint mobilization. Physical therapy is a holistic treatment that often combines multiple modalities for recovery.

If you have been injured in the workplace, be sure to give us a call for a one-on-one consultation and full assessment. Our physical therapists are skilled and committed to your recovery.

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