Aquatic therapy, or pool therapy, consists of an exercise program that is performed in the water. It uses the physical properties of water to assist in patient healing and exercise performance.

The supportive environment makes aquatic therapy a good option for many, especially those with arthritis, healing fractured bones, or who are overweight. Children often are motivated in the fun environment.

Aquatic Physical Therapy is designed to improve your or your child’s:

  • Functional abilities
  • Aerobic capacity and endurance
  • Balance, coordination and agility
  • Body movement and posture
  • Walking ability
  • Relaxation
  • Muscle strength, power and endurance