Modalities are treatments that utilize the properties of heat, cold, sound, light or electrical to influence the bodies healing processes. As a general rule, modalities are used to stimulate the healing processes and to prepare the tissues your therapist wishes to address with manual therapy and therapeutic exercises.
Types of Modalities
Heat & Ice
Low Level Laser Therapy (Cold Laser)
ORTHOTICS, BRACES, & TAPING
At times it may be necessary in your recovery to have the injured area supported by some type of external support. Examples of this would be:
Orthotics are often referred to as “Arch Supports” and have been shown to be very helpful in relieving foot pain.
Various braces are available to help protect or support an injured area of the body. Check with us if you wonder if a brace would be helpful in treating your condition.
We are proficient in numerous types of taping methods that can help you get back in the game.
LAYTON / CLEARFIELD CLINIC
772 East 700 South, Clearfield, Utah 84015