What does physical therapist mean?

Definitions for physical therapist
phys·i·cal ther·a·pist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. physical therapist, physiotherapistnoun

    therapist who treats injury or dysfunction with exercises and other physical treatments of the disorder


  1. physical therapistnoun

    A physiotherapist


  1. physical therapist

    A physical therapist is a licensed healthcare professional who helps patients reduce pain, improve or restore mobility, and manage chronic conditions or injuries, often as part of a rehabilitation process. They use various therapeutic techniques such as exercise, hands-on therapy, and patient education to promote optimal physical function and well-being. They may work with patients of all ages, from infants to elderly, across various clinical settings. Overall, their goal is to improve patients' physical abilities and quality of life.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of physical therapist in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of physical therapist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of physical therapist in a Sentence

  1. Walt Thompson:

    I would interview the physical therapist or fitness instructor just like I would interview a plumber, an electrician or a doctor, i would ask questions like, 'What is your education?' ... 'What is your certification?' 'What kind of experience do you have?' 'Have you worked with somebody like me?'.

  2. David Geier:

    Often, if they had taken steps when they started having soreness along the patella tendon or Achilles tendon, such as taking a few days off or seeing a doctor or physical therapist, they could have limited the issue before became a much larger and more challenging problem.

  3. Randy Brumit:

    That’s how we special operations guys look at it. He challenged the physical therapist, ‘What’s your record? I’ll beat it,’.

  4. John Kobal:

    I’m Italian, so I made it a point to cook up a big pot of spaghetti for her, she had a physical therapist come in every day, but no one had thought about food. So she was very taken with that. She said, ‘My neighbors would never have done this for me.’ So I was just happy to help out.

  5. Tom Holland:

    I tell my clients that either you do your core work proactively or pay the physical therapist later. It’s simple stuff, really, the problem is it’s generally boring.


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