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Fulton County Medical Center

Physical Therapy Services in McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania

Fulton County Medical Center (FCMC) offers a full range of rehabilitation and physical therapy services and professionals. We can serve hospital inpatients (including those being treated at Penn Medical Center, outpatients, and anyone in the rehab or transitional care process. All patients are given a full evaluation and a customized treatment program that’s tailored to their needs.

Why FCMC?

We take pride in the physical therapy department at FCMC to have highly trained, experienced, and passionate therapists that provide exceptional care to our community. Our McConnellsburgphysical therapy staff consistsof a well-rounded and skilled group with a dynamic, research-driven focus. Their full expertise is put to use whether treating upper back pain or providing urgent care. 

At FCMC, we can provide physical therapy to patients following an injury or after they receive an operation. A physical therapy technician can treat conditions such as fibromyalgia, whiplash, degenerative disc disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, and work-related injuries. Help for people with strokes and neurological disorders, and sports and recreational injuries is available as well.

A full range of treatments and services are available to our patients.

Kinesio Taping at FCMC:

Amanda Snider DPT, CKTP holds a certification in Kinesio Taping and is able to bring this valuable rehabilitation service to McConnellsburg, PA.

Kinesio taping is a technique utilizing an adhesive, elastic-based tape which allows an improved range of motion compared to traditional taping. It has increased wear time between applications and is being used globally due to its clinical benefits.

If you are interested in understanding if Kinesio Taping is right for you, discuss your symptoms with your doctor and request a one-on-one consult with Amanda.

Other treatment approaches employed by our technicians include:

  • Gait Training: We use a variety of gait training devices. One enables a patient to stand upright on a treadmill while controlling their weight, balance, and posture. Another helps promote normal gait sequencing. It is especially useful in rehabilitating patients with limited lower body strength and trunk control.
  • Mobility: A specialized exercise bicycle is connected with a video gaming system to support physical activity. The system is also effective for motivating patients during recovery.
  • Movement Assistance:Motorized equipment and a software application enable for a patient’s arms and legs to move and loosen. It can be used in bed or on a wheelchair.

Physical Therapy Tailored to Each Patient

Our rehabilitative services maximize movement potential through prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation. Our department offers therapy services to our outpatient clients, acute care and swing bed patients, long-term care residents, and home health patients. Our goal in therapy is to focus on restoring patient's and resident's function through various techniques and modalities. For more information about services available at our Fulton walk-in clinic, and the assistance our 24-hour healthcare clinic can offer in McConnellsburg, PA, call us at 717-485-6108.