Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a referral for physical therapy?


Generally speaking you do NOT need a referral to see a physical therapist in the state of Colorado. Some insurance plans do require a referral but these are far and few between these days. Please call the number on the back of your card to check on your specific plan. We can also help if you call us at the office.




Can I go to any physical therapy clinic that I choose?


YES!!! You have the right to choose your therapy provider. Prescriptions or referrals from you physician are valid at any practice.




How do I know if physical therapy will help me?


Physical Therapy can help with numerous injuries/conditions however it is not for everyone. If you have an questions or concerns we are happy to discuss them with you as well as with your physician. We also offer free consults to determine therapy needs or to help facilitate a referral to another practitioner.




How do I schedule an appointment?


Feel free to call the clinic to schedule an appointment. This process can also be done by text at the same number. 970-460-8544 but we may not respond instantly to your message. You can now schedule securly by clicking here.




What should I bring to my first appointment?


Please arrive 15-20 minutes prior to your first appointment and bring the following:
- Your prescription for physical therapy from your referring healthcare provider (if you have one)
- Your insurance cards so that we can make a copy of them for our records
- Intake and HIPPA forms that can be found here (these will also be available at our office)




Will physical therapy hurt?


Ideally the goal of outpatient physical therapy is to facilitate recovery from injury/illness, enhance functional mobility and DECREASE pain. That being said, there are times when therapy can be uncomfortable. This is typically from muscular soreness or during post operative rehabilitation. Please provide you therapist with constant feedback. Our goal is to help you get pain free and back to life as comfortably and as fast as possible.




Will my insurance cover physical therapy treatment?


We are working hard to cover many insurances products. Currently we accept and are in network with most companies, including Medicare and Medicaid. Please call the number on the back of your card prior to treatment to verify benefits. You can find the complete list of insurance that we currently accept here. We also offer competitively priced cash based services.




How long will my sessions last and how many total sessions will I receive?


Typically the first appointment will last approximately 60-75 minutes and follow up sessions will last 45-60 minutes depending on the case. Unfortunately many factors come into play when determining total sessions. This is will be determined on a case by case basis with your therapist and a plan of care will be determined based upon your individual needs.




What should I wear to my appointment?


Generally comfortable clothes and shoes that will allow you to perform gentle exercises in the clinic. Also wearing something that permits access to the injured area will facilitate smooth appointments.




What if I have other questions prior to making an appointment?


If you have an concerns leading up to your appointment do not hesitate to call us at the office or complete the contact form and we will get back to you ASAP.





2100 W Drake Rd STE 3 - Fort Collins, CO 80526

Office Hours

Mon, Wed, Fri 7:30am - 4:00pm

Tues, Thurs 9:00am - 6:00pm

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