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Frequently Asked Questions
How long are initial sessions?
Please allow up to 90 minutes for your Initial Session, which includes an evaluation of the whole body and Health History Intake. A "normal" session thereafter is 55 minutes.
What should I wear?
Please bring or wear a T-shirt and/or sweatshirt, shorts and/or sweat pant, and clean socks.
Do I need a Doctor's permission to participate with MAT or Pilates?
If you are currently under supervised medical care, yes. Please bring a permission slip with restrictions for exercise. if you have the results from x-rays and/or MRI, please bring those to your first visit.
How is PBPT different from other forms of physical therapy?
PBPT at Pilates& Beyond PT is founded on the idea that a small, patient-centered, movement-oriented approach to physical therapy can offer patients an unrivaled possibility for healing. PBPT is grounded in the therapeutic movements and techniques of classical Pilates as well as traditional physical therapy modalities.
The initial physical therapy session will include a thorough hands-on evaluation of the joints and soft tissues involved, as well as a full postural and movement analysis during which asymmetries, alignment issues, and movement patterns will be assessed. Ms. Rainey will communicate her observations and develop an individualized plan of care to address her assessment as well as your goals and concerns.
During your course of physical therapy the following modalities may be used in addition to Pilates:
Yes. If you would like to be evaluated without a physician's referral, you may be treated for a current diagnosis from your physician unless the therapist feels there is a need for further diagnostic testing or evaluation.
Do you bill insurance for physical therapy, MAT, or Pilates?
We do accept insurance for Physical Therapy, but not for MAT or Pilates.
More Questions? Email us or call 760.512.0908