Champ, MO

Champ, MO

Work is an important part of who we are and how we care for our loved ones. When you are hurt, our rehabilitation care will help you return to work swiftly and safely.

Work Injury Rehabilitation Champ, MO. Suffering an injury on the job can disrupt your life. Your job is a source of income for you and your family. Also, for many, it’s a source of identity and pride. Being injured at work and unable to perform your duties is typically an overwhelming and stressful experience. With a work injury rehabilitation program in Champ, MO led by experienced and qualified physical or occupational therapists, you will be able to recover safely and resume working efficiently.

Axes Physical Therapy has a team of experienced Champ, MO physical and occupational therapists who specialize in treating the those who have been injured on the job and work closely with others involved in your care, including your employer, your insurance company, your physician and, in some cases, your nurse case manager. Your physical therapist will work closely with the entire treatment team to guide your recovery and allow you to safely enjoy the results. Speak to a therapist about your work injury today by calling us now.

What is a work injury?

It happens every day and in every occupation in Champ, MO and across the country. Every year, 2.8 out of every 100 workers in the private workforce are injured on the job. The types of injuries, the severity of the injury, and the injury’s effect on the worker’s ability to perform their job duties that result from a workplace injury differ.

Though certain jobs are inherently more dangerous, an employee can get hurt in any environment.

The top reasons for work injuries in Champ, MO are:

  • Overexertion
  • Repetitive motion
  • Slips
  • Falling from a height
  • Car and truck accidents
  • Equipment-related accidents
  • Falling objects
  • Being struck or pinned by an object
  • Acts of violence

According to the US. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2019, the most common work injuries that workers suffer from are:

  1. Sprains, strains, and tears
  2. Soreness and pain
  3. Wounds and lacerations
  4. Bruises and contusions
  5. Bone breaks and fractures
  6. Burns

In addition to the six most common types of injuries, other injuries such as tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome have caused workers to miss time from work, with each type of injury averaging over 30 days of work missed per injured worker. Each individual and their injuries are unique and therefore require tailored care. We are able to help you recover quicker and more safely through our expert management of your condition from injury to your return to work while minimizing the long-term effects of your injury.

Types of Champ, MO Work Injury Rehabilitation

Getting injured while working can cause uncertainty, fear, decreased self-worth, and financial strain. Having an injury that causes you to miss work can result in a stressful situation for you and your family, we understand and have extensive experience in managing programs for work injury rehabilitation in Champ, MO. Because of our extensive experience in working together with others involved in your Champ, MO work injury claim, you can rest assured that we will be partners with you in your recovery. Our focus will be on managing your injury appropriately while progressing you towards a safe and effective return to the workplace.

If you have suffered an injury or illness inhibiting your ability to report to work and complete the duties of your job, you can regain your abilities and have a strong return to work with a personalized work injury rehabilitation program. Your precise Champ, MO work injury rehabilitation program is designed around your condition and your goals and needs for recovery. Axes’ Champ, MO work injury rehabilitation therapists provide individually tailored care for work injuries and other injuries that keeprevent you from work and other activities.

When you seek Champ, MO work injury rehabilitation from Axes Physical Therapy, you will be paired with a qualified professional with a background and training in working with injuries like the ones you have. To provide you with a truly individualized plan of care and quality rehabilitation, your physical therapist will do the following:

  • Perform a preliminary consultation and examination in order to guage your mobility level, experience of pain, range of motion, movement quality, strength, and balance. Through our work, we will develop an understanding of your history, the motions and tasks required to perform your work duties, and the limitations your work injury has imposed to design the most effective Champ, MO work injury rehabilitation program for your needs.
  • Develop an individualized program for your work injuy rehabilitation near Champ, MO, carefully planned around tissue healing response and your progression towards functional recovery.
  • Help you prepare to return to work through return-to-work efforts including strengthening exercises, conditioning, handling of materials, education, and any necessary modifications to help you be able to perform you job duties safely.
  • Collaborate with other professionals regarding your care and your return to work. We provide direct and easy to understand communication in a timely manner to everyone involved in your work injury claim.

Axes Work Injury Rehabilitation Services Champ, MO

When you begin work injury rehabilitation at Axes, we formuate a work injury treatment plan to:

  • Allow you to resume your work safely after a work injury
  • Return you to your typical level of movement and function to allow you to continue your daily life
  • Reduce the risk of future injuries

When you begin our advanced work injury rehabilitation program, you will be assigned one of our experienced St. Louis area physical therapists or occupational therapists with a background in successfully treating injuries like yours. The physical therapist or occupational therapist leading your work injury rehabilitation program in Champ, MO will design a specialized treatment plan based on the severity and nature of your condition, your priorities for your recovery, and the actions necessary to do your job. You may receive care based on:

  • Management of Acute Injuries
    • Range of motion
    • Strength
    • Mobility of joints
    • Exercises based on your job activities
    • Joint protection after surgery
  • Advanced Strengthening
    • Advanced muscle conditioning
    • Strengthening
    • Cardio conditioning
    • Activities specific to your job
    • Positional tolerances
  • Return-To-Work Program
    • Exercise progression
    • Material handling
    • Positional tolerances
    • Job-specific tasks
    • Cardio conditioning

Our complete Champ, MO work injury rehabilitation program ensures that you recover according to the timelines associated with your particular injury, preventing further injury while promoting a complete recovery. We understand that our role as your work injury rehabilitation provider is essential. Not only do we offer effective, individualized care based on proven methods, but we also work closely with all parties involved in your transition back to work to help make your time away from work as stress-free as possible and your return to work as seamless as possible. We remain in close contact with your medical providers, your employer, and the workers’ compensation benefit provider.

Start Work Injury Rehabilitation Near Champ, MO Today | Axes Physical Therapy

We realize that your work is important to you. Going to work and doing your job every day is how you are able to provide for yourself and your family. For many of us, our work also plays a significant role in our identity. Axes Physical Therapy believes that providing accessible, effective work injury rehabilitation care to injured workers in Champ, MO and throughout Greater St. Louis is one of the most vital roles in our community. You can return to work as quickly as possible and reduce the risk of long-term effects and additional injury, allowing you to return to work safely and with confidence.

Act now. Begin your work injury rehabilitation program right away. from Axes Physical Therapy. Our locally owned and operated facilities make Champ, MO work injury rehabilitation and other physical and occupational therapy services available to workers throughout the Greater St. Louis area. Learn how we can restore your ability to move and perform your job and get back to work by contacting usa today or visiting the location nearest you.

Services Offered

Services Offered
  • Physical Therapy
    • Pre/Post Surgical Rehabilitation
    • Acute Injury Management
    • Chronic Injury Management
  • Work Conditioning/Hardening
  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Sports Physical Therapy
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Physical Therapy
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (Astym)
  • Spine Specialty – Certified Manual Therapy
  • Free Injury Screenings
  • Kinesio Taping®
  • Video Motion Analysis
  • Blood Flow Restriction Therapy

Our Team

Sara Crain
PT, CEAS, Astym Cert.
John Ruesler
DPT, CMPT, Astym Cert.
Bailey Zimmermann
Front Office Supervisor
Daniel Scribner
PT, DPT, AT
Jayne Markum-Scanlan
DPT, COMT, CMTPT, FAAOMPT

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Injuries and pain shouldn’t keep you from moving and doing the things you love.