Physical Therapy in Manalapan

Move Better.
Feel Better.
Live Pain Free.

We provide exceptional one-on-one care to guarantee the best results to help you return to the life you love!

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Top Rated Physical Therapists in Manalapan

Are you in need of a skilled physical therapist? Look no further! Our team consists of highly trained and licensed professionals dedicated to your health and well-being. We offer a range of services, including dry needling and comprehensive therapy for injuries and emergencies. You can rely on us for effective and professional care, ensuring your body receives the best maintenance possible.

Our physical therapists take pride in developing personalized treatment plans tailored to each individual’s needs. In addition, we provide thorough education on improving health and preventing future injuries, empowering you to maintain optimal physical well-being.

Personalized Care From Our Team

Every individual is unique, and so are their injuries, even when they affect the same body part. Our expert medical team will assess your condition and design a customized treatment plan to help you recover and thrive. With personalized attention and dedication, our staff will support you through every visit, ensuring you receive the best possible care.

Our Proven 4-Phase Recovery Program

Pain
Prime
Perform
Prevent

It can be frustrating and overwhelming when you’re in pain and don’t know where to turn for help. Our physical therapy experts will work with you one-on-one to identify the root cause of your pain and create a personalized treatment plan that will reduce your pain quickly. We’ll also provide you with helpful resources like exercises and pain reduction tips so you can continue to progress even after leaving our clinic. On average our patients see a significant reduction in pain in 6 visits or less.

We all know that reducing pain is important, but sometimes it’s hard to stay motivated after the initial relief. It can be tough to keep up the momentum after your pain has subsided. You may feel like you’re stuck in a rut and don’t know how to get moving again. During Phase II, we help you regain your mobility, flexibility, and strength so you can continue on your path to success. With our help, you’ll be primed for future performance and able to prevent injury.

You’ve been sidelined by an injury and you’re eager to get back to your old self as soon as possible. It’s frustrating when you’re injured and can’t do the things you love. Sitting on the sidelines is hard, especially when everyone else seems to be moving on without you. That’s where our physical therapists come in. We’ll help you rehab your injury so that you can get back to your old self as quickly as possible. With our personalized treatment plans and experienced therapists, we’ll have you feeling like yourself again in no time.

You’ve just suffered an injury and the last thing you want to do is go through the pain again. It’s normal to feel concerned that the injury will occur again. In fact, most people worry about this very thing. That’s why our physical therapists make sure that you are equipped with the tools needed to prevent any future injury. We’ll help you recover quickly and safely so that you can get back to your life as soon as possible.

Success Stories & Testimonials

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Dr. George Eskander

PT, DPT

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Treatments

Assisted Stretching

Are you tired of feeling stiff, sore, and limited in your movements? Do you dream of effortlessly touching your toes or swinging a golf club without wincing? At Vitalize Physical Therapy…

 

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Cupping

Our beautifully designed center features premium cupping sets across a range of materials like glass, silicone, and plastic suited for various techniques and treatment areas. 

 

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Dry Needling

We view your health journey holistically, addressing the root causes of dysfunction rather than just chasing symptoms. Dry needling combined with manual therapy and customized exercise…

 

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Massage Therapy

Whether you’re an athlete seeking to boost performance and accelerate injury recovery or an office worker plagued by headaches, insomnia and anxiety, therapeutic massage can help…

 

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Normatec Compression

We understand that recovery is just as important as training. Whether you’re an athlete looking to enhance performance, someone recovering from surgery, or simply dealing with everyday aches…

 

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Physical Therapy

Our licensed therapists leverage evidence-based therapies and advanced certifications to address orthopedic injuries, post-operative recovery, chronic conditions and…

 

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Spinal Manipulation

Our licensed specialists employ safe, controlled manual techniques to improve spinal joint mobility and neurological function compromised by trauma, poor posture or degeneration.

 

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Sports Rehab

Our degreed therapists work with athletes across disciplines to not only heal damage from trauma or overuse but enhance overall performance and longevity. Custom interventions blend manual therapy…

 

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Vestibular Therapy

Feel like your world is off-kilter due to persistent dizziness or the inability to focus on objects? You are not alone. Millions of individuals with balance disorders struggle with daily…

 

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Live Pain Free In Manalapan

We understand your desire for an active and comfortable lifestyle. For that, your body needs to function optimally. Experiencing pain, injury, or weakness can be confusing and frustrating. Our team is here to help you overcome these challenges and get back to your best self.

This is how we do it:

  1. Tell us your story
  2. Get your customized plan.
  3. Start feeling better.
  4. Conquer your goals.

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Testimonials

Came to Vitalize post knee surgery and all I can say is that it was the best decision for my recovery. Had a prior physical therapist before Vitalize but George and his team Sonia & Kaylee really made my experience that much better. Great Facility & A Phenomenal Team. Highly recommend Vitalize Physical Therapy.

Gimaran Serede

I would definitely recommend anyone and everyone to come here for all Physical Therapy needs. Dr. George is as good as it gets in this field. He does an amazing job of listening and understanding what you say, and uses various different strategies and skills to get you feeling better! The entire staff is super helpful and the environment in general is amazing. Don’t hesitate to come by and get healed!!

Justin Kaplan

Had knee replacement surgery, didn’t think I would ever stop feeling the pain and stiffness, but owner George, has been amazing and I’m feeling more like my normal self. He and his staff have a wonderful, compassionate attitude toward their patients. I highly recommend them for your physical therapy needs. The clinic is also bright, and well coming.

Aracelia Mercado

Our Physical Therapy Programs

We ensure that our patients receive top-quality physical therapy and personalized training programs tailored to their needs.

Our programs are designed to help you achieve your physical health goals, starting with pain management. We then incorporate corrective exercises to build your body’s strength. As you progress, you’ll engage in functional training activities followed by an injury prevention phase, which is crucial for maintaining strength and preventing future injuries.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I expect during physical therapy sessions?

Physical therapy sessions typically involve an assessment of your condition, manual techniques to improve mobility and flexibility, individualized exercises and activities to help you reach your goals, education on how to prevent further injury or pain, and instruction on proper posture, body mechanics and other lifestyle changes.

What do I need to wear or bring with me?

You should dress in comfortable, loose clothing that allows you to move easily and doesn’t restrict circulation. Depending on your condition, your physical therapist may also recommend special shoes or a brace. You should also bring any paperwork related to your medical history, including x-rays, ultrasounds, and doctor’s notes.

How long will my physical therapy sessions last?

Sessions typically last 30-60 minutes depending on your condition and the types of techniques used. Your physical therapist will give you an estimate when you first arrive for your appointment.

What if I have questions after my physical therapy session?

Your physical therapist should be available to answer any questions or concerns you may have about your treatment plan before and after each visit. You can also contact the clinic directly for further assistance. We want you to get the most out of every session!

How often will I need to attend physical therapy sessions?

The frequency of visits will depend on your individual goals and condition, but typically it is recommended that patients attend 2-3 times per week for a minimum of 4-6 weeks in order to maximize results. Your therapist will provide more details during your initial appointment.

How long will it take for me to see results?

Every person’s situation is unique; therefore the amount of time needed to reach goals varies. With commitment and dedication from both you and your physical therapist, you can expect to start seeing results within a few weeks. The more positive lifestyle changes you make, the faster your progress will be!

What if I feel too much pain during a session?

If at any time during your physical therapy session you experience increased pain, it’s important to let your therapist know so they can adjust the intensity or technique as necessary. Your therapist will work with you to make sure that treatment is comfortable and effective for you

Do I need a referral from my doctor before attending physical therapy?

New Jersey law allows patients to receive physical therapy treatment from a licensed physical therapist at an outpatient rehabilitation provider without a referral from a licensed healthcare professional.

Is there anything I can do before my appointment to prepare?

Yes! Make sure you arrive for your session well-rested so that you can give it your full attention and energy. It is also helpful if you keep track of how much pain medication (if any) you take prior to the appointment so that the physical therapist can adjust the intensity of treatment accordingly.

Are there any exercises I can do at home between appointments to help improve my condition?

Yes! Your physical therapist may provide specific exercise recommendations for you to try in between visits, which will help speed up your recovery and progress faster toward reaching your goals. It’s important to follow these carefully and always check with your PT before starting a new exercise program if you have any questions or concerns.

Will insurance cover my physical therapy?

It depends on your insurance plan. Most plans cover some or all of the costs associated with physical therapy, but you should check with your provider to determine coverage and any associated fees.

Will my physical therapist be able to answer any questions I have about my condition?

Yes! Your physical therapist should be available to discuss any concerns or questions you have regarding your condition or treatment plan. Don’t hesitate to bring up any issues that may arise during the course of therapy.

How will I know when I no longer need physical therapy?

Your physical therapist should be able to provide guidance on when it is appropriate to stop attending physical therapy sessions based on your progress, goals, and overall health status. It’s important to listen to your therapist and continue with treatment until they feel you are ready to move on.

What should I expect during physical therapy sessions?

Physical therapy sessions typically involve an assessment of your condition, manual techniques to improve mobility and flexibility, individualized exercises and activities to help you reach your goals, education on how to prevent further injury or pain, and instruction on proper posture, body mechanics and other lifestyle changes.

Do I need a referral from my doctor before attending physical therapy?

It depends on what health insurance plan you have and the state in which you live! In some states, direct access laws allow patients to be seen without a physician referral. Check with your health insurance company and local physical therapy clinics before scheduling an appointment.

What do I need to wear or bring with me?

You should dress in comfortable, loose clothing that allows you to move easily and doesn’t restrict circulation. Depending on your condition, your physical therapist may also recommend special shoes or a brace. You should also bring any paperwork related to your medical history, including x-rays, ultrasounds, and doctor’s notes.

Is there anything I can do before my appointment to prepare?

Yes! Make sure you arrive for your session well-rested so that you can give it your full attention and energy. It is also helpful if you keep track of how much pain medication (if any) you take prior to the appointment so that the physical therapist can adjust the intensity of treatment accordingly.

How long will my physical therapy sessions last?

Sessions typically last 30-60 minutes depending on your condition and the types of techniques used. Your physical therapist will give you an estimate when you first arrive for your appointment.

Are there any exercises I can do at home between appointments to help improve my condition?

Yes! Your physical therapist may provide specific exercise recommendations for you to try in between visits, which will help speed up your recovery and progress faster toward reaching your goals. It’s important to follow these carefully and always check with your PT before starting a new exercise program if you have any questions or concerns.

What if I have questions after my physical therapy session?

Your physical therapist should be available to answer any questions or concerns you may have about your treatment plan before and after each visit. You can also contact the clinic directly for further assistance. We want you to get the most out of every session!

Will insurance cover my physical therapy?

It depends on your insurance plan. Most plans cover some or all of the costs associated with physical therapy, but you should check with your provider to determine coverage and any associated fees.

How often will I need to attend physical therapy sessions?

The frequency of visits will depend on your individual goals and condition, but typically it is recommended that patients attend 2-3 times per week for a minimum of 4-6 weeks in order to maximize results. Your therapist will provide more details during your initial appointment.

How long will it take for me to see results?

Every person’s situation is unique; therefore the amount of time needed to reach goals varies. With commitment and dedication from both you and your physical therapist, you can expect to start seeing results within a few weeks. The more positive lifestyle changes you make, the faster your progress will be!

Will my physical therapist be able to answer any questions I have about my condition?

Yes! Your physical therapist should be available to discuss any concerns or questions you have regarding your condition or treatment plan. Don’t hesitate to bring up any issues that may arise during the course of therapy.

What if I feel too much pain during a session?

If at any time during your physical therapy session you experience increased pain, it’s important to let your therapist know so they can adjust the intensity or technique as necessary. Your therapist will work with you to make sure that treatment is comfortable and effective for you

How will I know when I no longer need physical therapy?

Your physical therapist should be able to provide guidance on when it is appropriate to stop attending physical therapy sessions based on your progress, goals, and overall health status. It’s important to listen to your therapist and continue with treatment until they feel you are ready to move on.