FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Physical Therapy?
    Physical therapy is the medical discipline focused on restoration of movement and function while managing pain. Our goal is to assist our patients in returning to work, play and life through treatment in the clinic ...
  • Why should I choose NXT Level Physical Therapy as my physical therapy provider?
    NXT Level Physical Therapy is dedicated to providing physical therapists with cutting-edge resources and training necessary for learning and implementing the evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis, and intervention skills necessary for evidence-based practice. We are dedicated to ...
  • What should I bring to my first appointment?
    You will need to bring your doctors referral (prescription), insurance cards, patient forms if you filled them out in advance, a list of current medications, a method of payment, and appropriate clothing to your first ...
  • How long will my appointment be?
    Your initial evaluation will usually last between 45 minutes to one hour, but sometimes could last longer if more problems/issues are identified. Each subsequent treatment visit will vary depending on your specific needs and progress. ...
  • Does physical therapy treatment hurt?
    Our goal is to heal and reduce pain, not to cause harm. Physical therapy exercises may cause some pain or discomfort. If this happens, please communicate to your therapist about how you are feeling so ...
  • Is treatment covered by my insurance?
    Physical therapy coverage varies depending on your insurance policy. Our secretaries will verify your insurance benefits as a courtesy to you but the best way to understand your benefits is by you calling the number ...
  • Is my physical therapist qualified?
    Following licensure, the physical therapists at NXT Level Physical Therapy participate in numerous continuing education courses. This allows our physical therapists to provide top notch evidence-based treatments to people looking to get back to their ...
  • Will I be provided with a home exercise program?
    Your physical therapist may decide that your treatment can be continued at home. In this case they will work with you to provide you an easy to follow home exercise program to continue your healing ...
  • Can I cancel my appointment?
    You may cancel your appointment by calling the clinic you are being seen at. The receptionist and your physical therapist will then assist you in rescheduling your appointment. Please give our staff at least 24 ...
  • How do I know if physical therapy is right for me?
    If you have any condition that impairs your mobility, limits your range of motion and causes pain, then physical therapy may be able to help. Our physical therapists treat many problems stemming from surgery, sports ...
  • What should I expect at my first appointment?
    At your first appointment you will meet your treating physical therapist. You will be taken to a private treatment room and discuss your past medical history, current problems/issues as well as your treatment goals. Your ...
  • What do I wear to physical therapy?
    Please wear comfortable clothing that will allow the physical therapist to best observe the body region we will be treating. You may bring clothes (shorts, t-shirt etc.) and will be provided a private space to ...
  • How often will I go to physical therapy?
    Frequency of treatment will be determined following your initial evaluation by the treating therapist. Most patients can expect to be seen 2-3 times a week for 4-8 weeks.
  • Does a doctor need to refer me to physical therapy?
    While a physician’s referral or prescription is not required for treatment it may be required by your insurance. We recommend that you contact your insurance to find out if they will require a prescription in ...
  • Can I fill out my paperwork before I arrive to my first appointment?
    Yes, you can! Please look at Patient Forms (Link here) and select either the upper body or lower body forms depending upon what is bothering you. By filling out your forms before your appointment you ...
  • Will I be working with the same physical therapist each visit?
    To provide you with the most consistent care possible you will be working with the same physical therapist at each appointment. If for any reason a physical therapist will be gone the day you are ...
  • Can I come back if my symptoms return?
    We recognize that occasionally symptoms and pain may return after treatment. If this should happen, please discuss the issue with your physician about potentially returning to physical therapy. If you should have any questions about ...
  • Are walk-ins accepted or is an appointment required?
    Due to the nature of our practice, we are unable to always accommodate walk-ins and ask that all patients please make appointments ahead of time. You may call our clinic or make your appointment in ...