Physical Therapy

Physical TherapySt.Vincent provides a full range of physical therapy in our hospitals, outpatient clinics, and specialty clinics. Physical therapists evaluate and treat patients with emphasis on mobility, strengthening, endurance, function, pain management and healing.

Diagnoses and Services

Service areas and common diagnoses include:

  • Orthopedic non-surgical – back, neck and extremity dysfunctions 
  • Orthopedic surgical – joint replacement, arthroscopy, spinal surgeries 
  • Sports-specific rehab  
  • Neurological rehabilitation 
  • Oncology rehabilitation – restoration of function, minimization of physical decline, palliative measures 
  • Pregnancy – pre and post-natal musculoskeletal conditions 
  • Incontinence and pelvic Ppain 
  • General rehabilitation – cardiac, pulmonary, general deconditioning 
  • Geriatric conditions – debilitation, balance disorders, arthritis 
  • Industrial rehabilitation 
  • Wound care


Subspecialties at selected sites include:

  • Aquatic therapy – our Hydroworx pool provides a unique environment for reduced weight-bearing, assisted or resisted exercise. Includes and underwater treadmill.  
  • Orthotic fabrication 
  • Lymphedema management 
  • Video Gait Analysis – provides a detailed evaluation of gait mechanics to aid in treatment of lower extremity dysfunctions. 
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Dysfunction Treatment 
  • Graston Technique – instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization 
  • Vestibular rehabilitation 
  • Functional capacity evaluation 
  • Work conditioning 
  • Sports-specific assessments 
  • Ultraviolet therapy – for treatment of psoriasis, eczema, and other skin disorders 
  • VAX-D spinal decompression therapy

Scheduling the Appointment

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Physical Therapy at Home

Call (317) 338-9696 for more information.

Inpatient Services

St.Vincent Indianapolis Hospital
2001 West 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260
(317) 338-2269