Wear comfortable and loose fitting clothing to your PT visit; If applicable, your clothing should allow for visualization of the injured area.
The simple answer is NO. In the state of Georgia you can go to a physical therapist without a doctor’s referral. Exceptions may apply if your insurance requires a referral.
Your first PT visit will include a thorough evaluation of your complaint/injury. The therapist will then work with you to formulate a plan for treatment. If time permits, you will receive treatment on your first visit as well.
You will have the most success with your rehab program if you are an active participant. You will be expected to do your homework consistently and to report your response to treatment honestly and accurately. Remember, this is for you, and you have to work at this just as you do game or performing art!
Prior to your first visit you will fill out information to help your therapist get to know you before you start. At your first visit you will be asked for your ID and insurance card (if applicable).
At Fusion, we spend quality time with our patients. During each session, you will meet with the same therapy specialist who will provide one-on-one, personalized attention to address your individual needs. We take pride in building relationships, and you can trust that our team works for you!