Keep your muscles moving
- General exercises - a range of motion and stretching exercises can help combat the inevitable inward movement of the limbs as muscles and tendons shorten. Limbs tend to become fixed in position, and these types of activities can help keep them mobile for longer. Standard low-impact aerobic exercises such as walking and swimming can also help slow the disease's progression.
- Breathing assistance - as the muscles used for breathing become weaker, it may be necessary to use devices to help improve oxygen delivery through the night. In the most severe cases, a patient may need to use a ventilator to breathe on their behalf.
- Mobility aids - canes, wheelchairs, and walkers.
- Braces - these keep muscles and tendons stretched and help slow their shortening. They also give added support to the user when moving.
Feeling Better and Having Less Migraines
Very Good Experience
Best Physical Therapy Place
Friendly and Professional
Gave Me My Life Back
Friendly & Welcoming
Able to Run Much Further
Felt better physically and emotionally
I’m back at 100%
Very helpful & friend staff.
I would highly recommend
Great Exercise Suggestions
Loved My Experience
Atmosphere is Relaxed and Not Crowded
Exercises That Helped
-asking good questions and listening carefully,
-offering exercises that really helped,
-giving me photographs and text that explained well how to do the exercises,
-always waiting very little time between my arrival at the office and seeing the therapist,
-giving me adequate time to do the exercises before changing to a new set of exercises.
I would never consider another PT
Friendliness of All The Staff
I have always felt good coming to PT
Everyone was so friendly & helpful
Friendly, Considerate, and Helpful Team
Very Caring Physical Therapist
Fantastic & Amazing
By Far The Best
LET’S DO IT!
The Best Care
An added bonus is that my hips and lower back feel better too! Looking forward to continuing an exercise program at Horizon.
Happy with the outcome!
Love the staff and therapists!
Right At Home
Patient, Understanding, & Genuinely Cares
Easy instructions to follow.
Everyone speaks to you, not above you.
I very much appreciated the follow-up and patience by all!
Helpful & Knowledgeable
Professional and Understanding
Back to Activity
Happy, Helpful, and Nice
Kindness and Patience
Friendly and Professional
I really enjoyed the help I received from Tara and Jessica, especially.
I would recommend Horizon Physical Therapy to anyone who needs it.
Therapists (Tara) very knowledgeable, listens to concerns and offers suggestions to alleviate concerns.
Cares about my overall wellness.
Everyone working here is very nice.
So Much Better
She Fixed It
I stayed guarded so I don't injure myself; but it is very reassuring to know she's here.
I Will Recommend
Enjoyed Each Visit
Reduce My Pain