What to Expect on Your First Visit

Northern Rockies PT Front Office Staff in Missoula

Our friendly front desk staff awaits your visit. Once here, you should know that our physical therapists have a graduate degree from an accredited physical therapy program and complete a national board and state licensure examination. Northern Rockies Physical Therapy is made up of a team of therapists with advanced clinical knowledge.  Advanced credentialing and certifications among the group include, orthopedic clinic specialist (OCS), certified strength and conditioning specialists (CSCS), athletic training certification (ATC), and certified hand therapist (CHT).

Your first therapy visit will include a comprehensive evaluation to assist in development of an individualized treatment program. Your therapist will integrate exercises, hands-on therapy, and other rehabilitative techniques to best optimize your recovery. The therapist will ensure that your program is performed safely and correctly, while appropriately educating you in regard to your diagnosis and outlining goals for your improvement. Our clinic places strong emphasis on exercise based rehabilitation to aid in your recovery, and provides quality programs for a continued healthy lifestyle.

Whether you have undergone surgery, experienced a sport, work or recreational injury, have balance or strength deficits, or are experiencing pain, Northern Rockies Physical Therapy can create a program that suits your rehabilitation needs to help you GET BACK OUT THERE! 

Are you wanting to see a physical therapist but don’t have a physician? It’s actually becoming more and more common to see a Physical Therapist without a physician’s prescription or visit. Check with your insurance or give us a call and we will check with your insurance for you.

So let’s get started. If you can print and complete this Patient History Form (PDF) and bring it with you when you come, you’ll save yourself the time and hassle of filling it out when you get here.