Physical Therapy

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Duke Health physical therapists and physical therapist assistants are dedicated to excellence in the science and art of human movement and rehabilitation. We work with people recovering from injuries, deconditioning, disease, and developmental disorders to optimize functional mobility and quality of life. Our goals are to promote health and wellness, prevent complications, and reduce pain. We customize a treatment plan to help you reach your specific functional goals. 

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Duke Health offers locations throughout the Triangle. Find one near you.

Why Choose Duke 

Board-Certified Physical Therapists
Many of our physical therapists attained and maintain board certification, which demonstrates our advanced knowledge, skills, and experience. 

Comprehensive Evaluations
Your comprehensive evaluation begins with a discussion about your personal health goals. This helps us set benchmarks to measure progress and create a customized rehabilitation plan.  

Customized Treatment Plans
Your plan of care is tailored to your specific needs, lifestyle, and goals. 

A Team Approach
We work closely with others on your treatment team, such as doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, speech therapists, and others. This ensures your care is comprehensive and that you experience a better outcome. 

We Practice Excellence
We teach in local physical therapy educational programs, teach students in clinical settings, and participate in clinical research studies. We regularly attend continuing education courses to make sure we are providing the most up-to-date evidence-based care. 

Commitment to Helping Others
Our therapists are involved in many community service projects and support groups for patients and their caregivers. We also participate in state and national PT organizations to improve patient access and services and serve as leaders in the profession.  

Advanced Training and Equipment
Our therapists and clinics are equipped with the tools needed to help achieve your goals. For example, your care may benefit from biofeedback units, electrical stimulation systems, video goggles for balance disorders, blood flow restriction units, and overhead harness systems for advanced gait and balance training.

Consistently Ranked Among the Nation’s Best Hospitals

Duke University Hospital is proud of our team and the exceptional care they provide. They are why we are once again recognized as the best hospital in North Carolina, and nationally ranked in 11 adult and 9 pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report for 2023–2024.

This page was medically reviewed on 02/21/2023 by