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What is physical therapy?

September 8th, 2016

Physical therapy is a medical, hands-on approach to relieving pain and restoring function. Physical therapists are medical experts in musculoskeletal and neurological conditions and work closely with physicians. Our physical therapists evaluate your movement patterns, identify the cause of your pain, and work to eliminate it. While every patient’s condition and pain is unique, your

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How do I know if physical therapy will help me?

September 8th, 2016

Schedule an appointment and we will perform and evaluation and talk with you about your current medical status and determine if we believe physical therapy would be an effective course of action.

Can I go to any physical therapy I choose?

September 8th, 2016

As a patient you have the right to receive physical therapy at any place you choose. At Chiron Physical Therapy, you will receive the highest quality care while achieving the results you need.  We pride ourselves on providing a positive, encouraging environment with well-trained, friendly staff.  We are confident in our ability to help you

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How do I schedule an appointment?

September 8th, 2016

We are open 6 days a week with morning, afternoon, and late evening as well as Saturday morning appointments available. Please call or click on the “request appointment” button to schedule today.

what will my first appointment be like?

September 8th, 2016

We evaluate and start you on the road to recovery during your first visit. We review your medical history and the situation that brought you into our office, test your current movement and discuss your individual goals. We then design and begin implementing your personalized program to address your specific situation and get you on

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Will it hurt?

September 8th, 2016

Physical therapy is not meant to hurt, but to relieve pain. However, as you restore your mobility, pain levels, at times can fluctuate. You might experience some temporary soreness from using muscles that are weakened or recovering. This is a normal response to therapy treatment. Good communication with your therapist will help minimize any discomfort.

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Does insurance cover my treatment?

September 8th, 2016

Chiron Physical Therapy of VA participates in Medicare, Workers’ Comp, No Fault and most major insurance plans. Our Patient Service Coordinator will verify your insurance in advance of your first appointment to determine what your physical therapy benefits entail and will review the benefits with you. In the event you do not have insurance or

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What if I don’t have insurance?

September 8th, 2016

In the event you do not have insurance or you have exhausted your insurance benefits or we do not participate in your insurance plan, we do offer a self-pay (cash) option including payment plans.

What type of payment do you accept?

September 8th, 2016

We accept cash, check, debit card, and credit card. We are happy to discuss payment plan options as well. It is our policy that payment is made at the time of service. Your insurance benefits will be determined before your second visit, and you will be informed of what, if any, payment is necessary on

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What do I wear?

September 8th, 2016

Dress comfortably with clothes that allow easy access for the therapist to examine your problem areas. For treatments, loose fitting clothes that are comfortable for gentle exercises and supportive sneakers are often good choices to wear.