Your first visit should include an evaluation by the physical therapist.
Your physical therapist will perform an examination to identify current and
potential problems. Based on the results of the examination, and considering
your specific goals, your physical therapist will design a plan of care to
include specific interventions and will propose a timetable to achieve these
goals and optimize your function. Your physical therapist will likely provide
you with instructions to perform exercises at home to facilitate your recovery.
You should feel comfortable asking your physical therapist any questions
regarding your course of care, including specifics regarding interventions and