What is a neurologic physical therapist?

A neurologic physical therapist is a physical therapist who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with movement problems due to disease or injury of the nervous system. Physical therapists can help improve or restore the mobility you need to move forward with your life.

People who may need a neurologic therapist are those who have suffered/suffer from strokes (CVA), head injuries, spinal cord injuries, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, peripheral nerve injuries/neuropathies, birth defects, Cerebral Palsy, Guillaine Barre, ALS, and other diagnoses.