What is Physical Therapy and How Can a Physical Therapist Help You?

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Physical Therapy is a field in medicine where trained professionals provide care that aims to ease pain and help patients function, move, and live a better life. These trained professionals called physical therapists can provide evaluation, diagnosis, and most importantly treat physical function related to injury, disability, disease, or a condition.