At Coastal Therapists we provide clients with personalized care and exercise programs to achieve their fullest functional potential. We have a clinic conveniently located near Mainland Medical Center in Texas City.
Timeliness is valued. We strive to offer an initial appointment with our office within 24 hours of the patient's or physician's referral to our office. Interdisciplinary communication is important to us as we fax or mail initial evaluation reports and progress reports to referring practitioners. We respect our patients' time and do our best to treat our patients at their scheduled time.
Coastal Therapists staff listens to their patients. Patients are given a complete evaluation that involves an in-depth look at the cause and location of the injury and the pain.
An essential part of Coastal's success is the belief that the
whole patient must be treated, not just the symptoms. Therefore,
patients are able to achieve their fullest physical and functional
potential. Coastal Therapists is registered by the Texas Board of
Physical and Occupational Therapy Examiners and is a certified Medicare
Coastal Therapists offers comprehensive multi-disciplinary therapy services. Patients receive a unique treatment program from a superbly qualified staff. Below is a description of what each type of service offers.
Physical Therapists are experts in the examination and treatment
of musculoskeletal and neuromuscular problems as well as movement
and function. Physical therapy treatment includes the use of therapeutic
exercise, gait training, pain relieving techniques, balance and
coordination training, postural restraining, joint mobility techniques,
soft tissue mobilization, patient education, mobility training and
the use of supplemental modalities. The goals of physical therapy
include improved strength and mobility, decreased pain, prevention
of injuries and return to functional activities. Physical therapy
attempts to maximize patient's safety and independence with all
aspects of life. Our Physical Therapists are licensed professionals
by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners, with a minimum of a bachelor
degree and ongoing continuing education. Our Physical Therapy Assistants
are licensed professionals by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy
Examiners, with a associate's degree and ongoing continuing education
who work under the direct supervision of a Physical Therapist.
Occupational Therapists are licensed professionals who help people
regain, develop and build skills that are necessary for independent
functioning. They provide specialized treatment programs including
the use of adaptive equipment training, strengthening programs,
balance and coordination activities, edema management techniques,
joint mobility management techniques including splinting and positioning,
and cognitive retraining. Occupational Therapists address psychological,
social and environmental factors that limit independent functioning.
Our Occupational Therapists are licensed professionals with a minimum
of a Bachelor's degree.
Speech and Language Pathologists, also known as Speech Therapists,
are professionals who evaluate and treat language and speech disorders
as well as swallowing problems with receptive language skills, expressive
language skills, oral motor skills, reading and writing difficulties,
fluency problems, voice and articulation problems, cognitive problems
and other voice difficulties. Speech Therapists also treat dysphagia,
which is the inability to swallow correctly. Treatments for swallowing
problems may consist of exercises, positioning recommendations,
swallowing strategies and specific food/drink textures that are
easier and safer to swallow. Speech and Language Pathologists are
licensed therapists with a master's degree.
Coastal Therapist offers aquatic therapy for many conditions including:
Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain/Chronic Fatigue, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cerebrovascular Accident, Cardiopulmonary Deconditioning, Spinal Cord Injuries, Joint Replacements, Orthopedic Injuries, Amputation, Neuromuscular Disease and Chronic Pain.
To make a referral FAX your prescription to 409-935-3844.
Hours of Operation & Locations
Coastal Therapists is open Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Texas City -
6501 Memorial Dr., Ste. A
Texas City, TX
Toll Free: 800-682-0116