Physical Therapy is an effective treatment option in the non-operative care of many musculoskeletal disorders and an essential component in optimizing your recovery following surgery. Knowledgeable and skilled therapists will assist you in reducing swelling, regaining joint motion, restoring strength and recovering skill and function for your knee or shoulder. Your therapist will assist in outlining a program to assist you in transitioning from formal PT to an independent home exercise program. Dr. Angelo communicates regularly with your therapist to ensure that your exercises are appropriate and effective in accomplishing your goal of returning to an active, healthy lifestyle. The menu of rehabilitation protocols outline the recommendations for physical therapy following specific procedures.