What can a Physical Therapist do for you?
A physical or physiotherapist is your perfect partner in health. Physical therapy can help you live without pain or stiffness and achieve motion and strength in any body part. Used as the primary treatment, proper physical therapy can help you avoid surgery and return to an active lifestyle. After surgery, physical therapy is an essential step in recovery. Dr. Zhao uses the latest techniques and evidence-based protocols, allowing patients to return to everyday life and recreational activities safely and as quickly as possible. Physical therapists can get you moving and enjoying life again, using scientifically-based treatment techniques that focus on restoring function, reducing pain, and preventing injury.
“Every one of my patients can return to activity stronger, fitter and more confident than before their injury.“
His specialties include post-operative and sports medicine physiotherapy for patients of all ages, shapes and sizes. Dr. Zhao developed his expertise by training alongside the top doctors in the world. He has extensive experience working with the orthopedic surgeons from Andrews Sports Medicine and Steadman Clinics, arguably the two top sports medicine clinics in the USA. Dr. Zhao was also involved with EXOS and Athlete’s Performance sports performance centers, where he helped prepare and train NFL, NBA, MLB and Olympic athletes. These centers are at the forefront of pioneering sports medicine research leading to the most effective treatment methods.