Gait Training

Gait dysfunction is a change to your normal walking pattern, often related to underlying medical issues. Physical therapists can identify the cause of gait dysfunction and create a treatment plan to restore proper gait.

Gait Training in South Denver

What is gait training?

Often changes in gait are related to underlying medical conditions including inner ear disorders, nervous system disorders, muscle diseases and musculoskeletal abnormalities. Diagnostic tools for physical therapists to identify the root cause of gait dysfunction may include observation, gait speed measurements, balance tests, strength and range of motion measurements and reflex and sensation screenings.

What is gait training?

What are the benefits?

Gait training identifies and treats the root cause of gait dysfunction. By identifying the root cause, your physical therapist can create a treatment plan tailored to your needs and goals and get you back to moving freely without long term gait abnormalities and further dysfunction.

What is gait training?

Therapeutic Exercise

Therapeutic exercise is the systematic performance of physical movements intended to remedy or prevent impairments...

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