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Physical Therapy FAQ in Ellis County, TX

Midlothian Healthcare Center Answers Patient Questions

At Midlothian Healthcare Center, we focus on patients' well-being and quality of life through our medical services. A prime example of high-quality care is keeping you informed about your condition, treatment, and what you can expect from your appointments. We believe an educated patient is more prepared for therapy and can reap better results because of their newfound knowledge. Transparency is also an essential part of building trust with you while we treat your condition, ensuring sessions go smoother and you get the most out of your therapy. With these points in mind, our healthcare center has put together a physical therapy FAQ page for Ellis County, patients to stay informed. If you need further explanation regarding any of our answers or have questions of your own, we invite you to contact us today to speak with a staff member and schedule care.

How Can I Schedule an Appointment?

Suppose you need to schedule an appointment at Midlothian Healthcare Center for physical therapyoccupational therapy, or speech therapy. In that case, you can contact us by phone, email, or the e-form on our Contact Us page to start the process. We will continue the process by getting all necessary information about your condition, what services you need, and other medical, financial, and insurance information. After collecting information, our staff will schedule you for an appointment at a time and date that works for you.

How Long Will My Appointment Take?

Therapy session times depend on your unique treatment plan and what rehabilitative services we perform. Typically, your first appointment for this medical treatment type takes about an hour and 15 minutes. Your following sessions may range between 45 and 60 minutes. Our therapist will discuss your treatment plan and specific needs to determine how long your sessions will be.

What Clothes Should I Wear for My Appointment?

Midlothian Healthcare Center advises patients to follow the same dress rules they typically find at any therapy center. If you wonder what to wear for physical therapy, we recommend you dress comfortably. Your clothes should give our healthcare professionals easy access to examine your problem areas. Our therapist will lead you through gentle exercise during your treatment sessions, so supportive sneakers and loose-fitting clothes are good choices

How Often Do I Need to Come to Therapy?

Your therapist will create a customized treatment plan and prescription that will determine how often you need to come to therapy. We have most patients coming in for treatment two to three times a week, and your injury and personal progress will dictate your treatment's duration.

What Conditions Do You Treat at Your Clinic?

Patients seek therapeutic treatment at Midlothian Healthcare Center for a broad range of medical issues involving their cardiovascular system, surgical problems, orthopedic conditions, and many other concerns. We offer patients various rehabilitative solutions, including outpatient services and long-term care options if they need them. Our physical, occupational, and speech therapy apply to various conditions. Some common examples of medical conditions we treat include the following:·   

  • Diabetes
  • Cardiac Care
  • Stroke Recovery
  • Orthopedic Issues
  • Post-Surgical Complications
  • Wound Care Management

What is the Best Payment Method for My Sessions?

Your best payment method depends on your financial and insurance situation. Midlothian Healthcare Center accepts cash as a private pay option for patients, but we also accept Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance policies. You can pay us with cash, check, debit card, or credit card, and we can discuss payment plan options with you.

How Should I Prepare for My First Appointment?

You must bring your physical therapy prescription from your referring doctor, insurance cards, and a valid photo ID. If you are under 18 years of age, a parent or guardian must accompany you on your first visit. Follow our guidelines for proper dress whenever you visit Midlothian Healthcare Center, and be ready with questions if you need information about our services or your condition. Lastly, listen to your therapist and follow their instructions.

Does Your Practice Accept Insurance?

Midlothian Healthcare Center wants to ensure every patient’s treatment gets covered, so we accept Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance policies. You can also cover your treatment costs with our private pay option.

What Kinds of Programs Do You Offer?

Patients can receive caring rehabilitative treatment for a wide array of medical conditions at Midlothian Healthcare Center. We don’t base our treatment options on one-size-fits-all programs. Instead, we get an in-depth understanding of your medical condition and capabilities to create a customized treatment plan addressing your unique therapy needs.

Is Your Facility Easily Accessible?

Our healthcare center is conveniently located in Midlothian, TX and serves patients in Ellis County communities like Mansfield and Waxahachie. When you arrive at our facility, you’ll have an easy time entering, exiting, and getting around to make your appointments. Our therapy programs are available for patients with pain, movement, and functional issues due to strokes, injuries, illnesses, and other causes. With this in mind, we ensure patients can access our facility with ease and an absence of obstacles.