Aquatic Therapy

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WRMC PROS Therapy offers Aquatic Therapy, a form of Physical Therapy, performed in a warm therapy pool. This form of therapy provides low-impact therapy ideal for patients who may not be capable of comfortably and safely performing exercise on land. Water supports the body, reduces stress on joints while providing resistance to movement. The warm water helps to dilate blood vessels, improving circulation and facilitating muscle relaxation.

Benefits of Aquatic Therapy

  • Improves Balance
  • Provides Resistance
  • Improves Core Stability
  • Increases Blood Flow
  • Rebuilds Muscle Memory
  • Stimulates Body Awareness
  • Limits Force on Joints

Conditions Treated by Aquatic Therapy

  • Arthritis
  • Balance disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Sports Injuries

Providers may refer patients to Aquatic Therapy as an alternative to traditional physical therapy. Patients are accepted to Aquatic Therapy by referral from Primary Care Provider or Specialist. For referral information, call the WRMC PROS Batesville location at (870) 262-1271