Today, it is so easy to find a physical therapist. You can ask for a doctor referral, or even find one on the internet. But, the most difficult part as a patient is finding the right physical therapist out of the hundreds that are practicing. This challenge can be difficult; however, there are several influencing factors that patients make when selecting a physical therapist, which guides their decision making.
Since so many people are now finding their doctors and physical therapists online, it is very important that one’s website is up to date and easy to navigate through. If your office location, as well as hours and insurance information are not clearly posted on the webpage, then people will not even consider your practice and will immediate try and Google another practice.
Everybody knows that there are simply not enough hours in the day. People have such busy schedules, so when looking for a physical therapist, people try to seek one out that has flexible office hours. Since most people work during the week, it is often ideal for them to have a physical therapist who has weekend office hours.
Lastly, they look for someone who is compassionate and friendly. If you come across as caring and sympathetic towards their needs, then they will be much more pleased with your services, and will recommend you in the future. This refers to the kindness of the front desk staff to the demeanor of the physical therapists.
If you follow all of these suggestions, you will see that your practice will be much improved, and your number of patients will soar.
We feel like we have the best physical therapists around. Did you know you don’t need a referral to get help from a Physical Therapist? Direct access is available for you, please call us and set up an evaluation so we can help get you back on your feet. In Orange County we offer Physical Therapy in Chester, Goshen, Monroe, Port Jervis, and Montogmery. Westchester County has Physical Therapy in Armonk, Bedford, and Hawthorne. In Ulster County we offer Physical Therapy in Wallkill, while in Sullivan County you can get Physical Therapy in Ferndale. To round out our 12 locations in New York, those living in Rockland County can go to Physical Therapy in New City as well as Pomona. If you happen to live in PA, we also have Physical Therapy in Milford and Dingmans Ferry of Pike County. Give us a call today!