Tucson's Simons Physical Therapy gives back to community

Tucson's Simons Physical Therapy supports the community by supporting local causes and raising the awareness of injury prevention. Simons adopts families in need during the holidays and offers free screenings during 2012 "Better than Ever" launch.
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Dec. 24, 2012 - PRLog -- Tucson, AZ,Simons Physical Therapy, members of Preferred Therapy Providers, Inc., the largest specialty rehab network in the nation, continues to contribute to their surrounding community by supporting local causes and raising the awareness of injury prevention.

Team members from Simons Physical Therapy attended the “Better than Ever” launch 2012 event earlier this year, offering to the participants free Functional Movement Screens (FMS) which assess clients’ weaknesses, asymmetries, limitations and imbalances. The score from the assessment predicted the likelihood of injury. This test is being used in most major professional sports teams .

Simons Physical Therapy is happy to support local non-profit causes, especially in an effort to enhance the public’s awareness of prevention tools based in up to date research.

As part the new FMS offerings, Simons Physical Therapy has added two new FMS-certified staff members,  who will consult with local youth, top athletes and weekend warriors on how to best train towards their goals in a safe manner.  Once the FMS screen is completed, the therapists are able to implement corrective exercises to resolve the dysfunctions that increase the risk of injury.

In addition to “Better than Ever”, Simons Physical Therapy gives back to the community by adopting several families in need around the holidays as well as participating in fundraisers for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.  

For 10 years Simons Physical Therapy has been offering quality services using licensed staff in one on one treatment sessions that focus on manual therapy interventions.  

Simons Physical Therapy joined Preferred Therapy Providers, Inc. (PREFERRED) in 2006. PREFERRED is a network of therapist-owned physical, occupational and speech therapy clinics in private practice with over 1200 clinics nationwide.  PREFERRED provides insurance contracts and many other benefits aimed to help private practices succeed, including marketing assistance, vendor discounts and support in the insurance industry. As part of joining PREFERRED’s network, Simons Physical Therapy has met  rigorous credentialing standards that are required by PREFERRED’s contracted healthplans and insurance companies.  

PREFERRED is proud to have Simons Physical Therapy as part of its network and congratulates them on the addition of their two FMS-certified staff members.

Simons Physical Therapy is located at 8703 E Golf Links Road, Tucson, AZ 85730, Phone: (520) 514-1114.   You may visit their website at www.simonsphysicaltherapy.com. For additional information, you may call Silke  Mildenberger at (520) 514-1114.

For details on Preferred Therapy Providers, Inc., please call 800-664-5240 or visit www.preferredtherapy.com.
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