MORE THAN 100 MILLION Americans live with pain – 

and more than 2 million, including thousands of Floridians, have an opioid use disorder.

Don’t medicate your pain. Treat it.

Why See a Physical Therapist?

Physical therapy is a natural alternative to prescription drugs and surgery. 

Help your body heal itself.

Physical therapy is alternative to opioid medication and potential misuse.

Get power over your pain.

Falls are the leading cause of fatal injury among people 65 and older.

Prevent falls with physical therapy.

Physical therapy delivers 

value for patients and the entire health care system.

PT for Pain is a project of the Florida Physical Therapy Association (FPTA), dedicated to improving the health, wellness and quality of life of people in Florida by advancing the practice of physical therapy. The FPTA educates Floridians, health care providers, and public policy decision-makers about the key role physical therapists and physical therapist assistants play in restoring and improving motion, as well as in improving the health of society.

 

For more information, visit www.FPTA.org. Additional resources are available at www.MoveForwardPT.com/FL

800 N Calhoun St #1A
Tallahassee, FL 32303

Phone: 850.222.1243
Fax: 850.224.5281

info@fpta.org

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