What we treat:
We strive to provide the quickest, most effective, and painless methods for your recovery. We offer gentle, but highly effective techniques to re-balance, heal, eliminate pain, strengthen and recover your physical, neurological and emotional well-being. Whenever there is trauma or pain, all of these components are involved, and therefore, we treat the whole body and the whole person. Some examples of conditions we treat are-
Acute or chronic pain
Anyone who has been immobilized (in a cast or brace) or is post-surgical
Repetitive stress injuries
Headaches, Neck pain, Back pain
Neurological or Orthopedic conditions
Arthritis, Joint pain
TMJ (Face and Jaw pain)
What is Physical Therapy (Physiotherapy, or P.T.)?
Physical Therapy is a medical profession specializing in the treatment of pain and movement disorders stemming from any number of causes. PTs graduate from accredited University PT programs and must pass the Boards to be licensed in the State or country in which they practice.
Mari is licensed in both the U.S. and Japan. For a more complete bio, please see Tokyo Medical and Surgical Clinic's site here, click 'Paramedical Services' on left pane and select 'Physiotherapy'.
Treatments consist of thorough and ongoing evaluations, a combination of manual therapies (hands-on treatments), therapeutic exercises, relaxation exercises, modalities (such as ultrasound, hot/cold, electrotherapy, traction etc), therapeutic massage, balance and gait training, etc.
Specialists: We offer Pilates from a licensed Phyiscial Therapist, which can provide a safe and effective step towards your recovery. In addition, we offer experienced Athletic Specialists with ATC (certified athletic trainer) qualifications. ATCs are health care professionals specializing in the prevention and treatment of various injuries to return the body to full functionality. We also provide referral services to qualified medical and other practitioners, from foot specialties, chiropractic, massage therapies, acupuncture, etc.