October is National Physical Therapy Month according to the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). During this month the APTA will focus on raising awareness of physical therapy as a safe and effective alternative to opioids for treatment of chronic pain conditions. They plan on achieving this through their award winning #ChoosePT campaign. You can learn more about #Choose PT and find ways to support their effort by visiting their website for some ideas to help you get started.
According to the National Institute of Drug Abuse, “every day, more than 115 people in the United States die after overdosing on opioids.” They also state that the opioid crisis involves roughly 21 to 29 percent of patients prescribed opioids for chronic pain misuses them.
Sovereign Rehabilitation is your trusted partner for comprehensive physical therapy and complete wellness programs in Atlanta, Georgia. We are passionate about providing our patients with a safe and effective alternative to opioids for treatment of chronic pain conditions. We are a team of the region’s most talented physical therapists, and we are committed to providing you with the most advanced physical rehabilitation services.
Sovereign Rehabilitation would like to remind our patients that there are effective and safe alternatives to opioid use for your chronic pain. We offer effective, individualized injury, orthopedic and sports rehabilitation. We will make life feel better for you! Contact one of our Atlanta area locations today so we can get you scheduled for an appointment. We look forward to seeing you.
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