Denise Chyette, Doctor of Physical Therapy, specializes in orthopedic and sports medicine for all ages as well as pre/postnatal. Denise focuses on treating the entire body, not just the symptoms at hand, to improve overall wellness and function.
Fusing biomechanics, sports conditioning, Pilates, and yoga, Denise integrates a unique blend of the latest exercise and manual therapy techniques. All sessions are one-on-one and personalized to meet your individual needs and goals.
Denise will evaluate your overall posture and alignment, gait, balance, strength and flexibility to create a treatment plan. A customized home exercise program is developed with digital photographs of you to keep on your computer or phone.
Since we all have busy and active lives, Denise minimizes the amount of time you need to spend in therapy, and provides you with the knowledge and tools to guide your own treatment outside of the clinic. The end result is a healthier, more active you!
Initial Physical Therapy Exam
Your first visit involves a comprehensive musculoskeletal and neuromuscular analysis including:
- Posture and alignment
- Gait mechanics
- Soft tissue, joint, and neural mobility
- Range of motion
- Strength and endurance
- Coordination and balance
- Biomechanical analysis of activity or sport
Treatment sessions may include:
- Soft tissue techniques (therapeutic massage, joint mobilization)
- Sport or activity specific exercises
- Pilates and yoga based exercise
- Balance and agility
- Gait training
- Postural education
- Modalities (electrical stimulation, ultrasound, light therapy, Kinesiotape)
- Home program