Yes! Research shows physical therapy reduces opioid use.


Physical therapy continues to gain support, through published research, for its roll in reducing the epidemic of opioid dependency. Early intervention for low back pain has been shown to be highly effective in reducing the pain and thus improving function as well as significantly reducing opioid use.

if you have low back pain give us a call at Custom Physical Therapy in Sparks, South Reno or Northwest Reno. Or swing by to chat with one of our phenomenal physical therapists.

ask your physician to send you for physical therapy before they prescribe opioids. We can help you!

Here is the info from the American Physical Therapy Association. Check it out

Source: http://www.apta.org/PTinMotion/News/2018/12/14/JAMAEarlyPTOpioids/?_zs=i8CfV1&_zl=AG1P5