DeKALB – Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists will host a free Physical Therapy for Veterans presentation at noon Friday, Feb. 14, at Northern Rehab’s Main office located at 3266 Sycamore Road in DeKalb.
This presentation will be led by Mike Palomo, a Northern Illinois University physical therapy student training with Northern Rehab physical therapist Todd Vanatta as part of his clinical instruction.
Topics include leaning how physical therapy serves as an alternative to surgery, prevents injury, increases mobility, reduces pain, and restores independence. Additionally, discover how physical therapists are trained and able to provide treatment and exercise programs tailored to the needs of veterans, find out how physical therapy promotes health and wellness and develop unique and resourceful treatment plans in all aspects of the veteran’s life, and learn how to navigate the barriers to receive physical therapy.
All veterans and their family members are welcome to attend this free event. Light snacks and drinks will be provided.
For more information, call Mike Palomo or Todd Vanatta at Northern Rehab at 815-784-6417 or visit www.northernrehabpt.com.