YOUR CHOICE FOR EVIDENCE BASED REHABILITATION

orthopedics | sports medicine

At Thunder Physical Therapy, located in Spokane, Washington, our number one priority is the patient. We strive to provide individualized treatment with hands-on, compassionate care. We do not rush our patients or our clinicians. Rather, we perform comprehensive evaluations and encourage patient input for treatment planning and goal setting.

Our philosophy is to provide the highest quality therapy through personalized care and education. We support creative and individualized intervention. Our personalized approach ensures patient comprehension and will enhance proper treatment progression to  secure the best outcome for our  patients. In order for full return to an active and healthy lifestyle, the patient must be involved and educated in the recovery process.

We accept most insurance plans including Medicare and Work Comp.

HIGHLY TRAINED STAFF

personalized care & education

Our highly trained staff treats every patient as if he or she is a family member or personal friend. We realize that as a consumer, you have a choice as to where you receive your rehabilitation care. We would be grateful for the opportunity to assist in your recovery.

We Offer:

  • Initial Evaluations Within 24-48 hrs
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Personalized Care with Treatment Tailored For Each Patient
  • Licensed Therapists
  • Specialized Treatment Programs
  • Friendly and Open Environment
  • Convenient Locations with Easy Access & Parking

 

Feel free to call our office at 509.465.5400 (North Spokane) or 509.893.4462 (Spokane Valley) if you have additional questions or to schedule your appointment today!

Services

Additional programs are available. Contact us for information on additional or specialty programs you may need.

  • Manual Therapy
  • Strains/Sprains
  • Neck & Head Aches
  • Low Back/Spine Conditions
  • Arthritis/DJD
  • Tendonitis
  • Surgical Repairs/Reconstruction
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Injury Assessment, Treatment, Education & Prevention
  • Knee, Shoulder, Foot and Ankle Rehab
  • Overhead Athlete (Throwing Injuries)
  • Sports Performance Enhancement
  • Personal Training
  • Endurance Training
  • Work Rehabilitation
  • Post-Offer Employment Testing
  • Work Conditioning
  • Industrial Consultation
  • Ergonomic Analysis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Balance/Fall Prevention
  • Cancer Related Fatigue Program
  • Lymphedema Management Program
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Women’s Health
  • TMJ Dysfunction
  • Nutrition Education

Forms

Patient Forms

Patient Forms

For your convenience, you may print and complete these forms prior to your first visit.

New Patient Registration Form Packet | Download

Monthly Newsletter

Monthly Newsletter

The Therapy Connection | Download

PAIN QUESTIONNAIRES

Functional Outcome Questionnaires

Please fill out the appropriate survey prior to your first visit.

Arm, Shoulder and/or Hand Pain | Download

Low Back Pain | Download

Lower Extremity Pain | Download

Neck Disability | Download

Physician Use

Physician Use

Prescription Form | Download

This copy may be faxed, mailed or hand delivered to the clinic. DO NOT EMAIL PRESCRIPTION.

FAQ

For Additional Questions Please Contact Us

Yes. The choice of where you receive therapy is always yours. While the majority of our patients come to us by physician referral/recommendation, many clients request to see us due to our strong clinical reputation in the community.

We operate in a direct access state where, if your insurance plan authorizes self-referral to physical therapy, a physician referral is not necessary for you to be seen by a licensed therapist. Please check with your insurance though as many health insurance plans require a physician’s referral for therapy to be covered. We also offer treatments, services and/or products that do NOT require a referral and are available on a self-pay basis.

We participate in the majority of major health insurance plans including Medicare and Worker’s Compensation. Please contact us prior to your first visit to see if we participate with your specific health plan.

As a service to our patients, we will gladly file claims with your insurance company on your behalf. In order to appropriately submit these claims, we will need to obtain a copy of your insurance identification card to ensure that we have the necessary information.

Your therapist will conduct an evaluation of your condition lasting between 60-90 minutes. The evaluation is necessary to create a program designed specifically to address your needs for a maximum recovery.

– Referral slip from your medical doctor
– Your medical insurance card
– Your ID
– If you are getting therapy as a result of a worker’s compensation claim or an automobile accident, you will also need to bring your claim information, including claim number.

Please arrive 15 minutes early on your first visit to fill out any necessary paperwork.

We recommend comfortable clothing such as sweatpants or shorts, a T-shirt or tank-top and sneakers.

Each visit will last 60 – 90 minutes on average. Times vary due to the treatment and exercises being performed.

The regularity of your visits will be determined after your initial evaluation, but most patients have 3 visits each week scheduled.

Testimonials

“A staff of very skilled physical therapists, able and willing to explain the anatomy of the afflicted area as well as their treatment procedures. My husband and I have had excellent results from treatment received, and we’ve enjoyed the friendly atmosphere at Thunder Physical Therapy.”

Doris

“I was referred to Thunder Physical Therapy by my MD after being in a motor vehicle accident. The Thunder Physical Therapy staff has been personal, friendly, professional and attentive to assure that they provide the best care possible. I appreciate each of the staff members and would recommend this office to anyone and everyone!”

Amy

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