Physical Therapy check ups recommended every 6 months for people with Parkinson's Disease!
We know that ongoing exercise is the best medicine for controlling and improving symptoms of Parkinson's Disease. Recent Pod cast by Dr. Terri Ellis, PT and an expert on neurological degenerative disorders recommends the preventive model It is recommended that people with Parkinson's disease do check ups every 6 months with their physical Therapist even if they are not noticing any changes. These visits will include detailed testing of tone, balance endurance using standardized outcome measures.
We offer this testing at Agility Neuro Physical Therapy and wellness. If you have questions , email me