Physical Therapy FAQs
- How do I make an appointment?
- Do I need a referral?
- Is PT covered by insurance?
- How often will I need PT?
- Is PT painful?
A referral from your medical provider is required when you come in for your evaluation.
The Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) covers physical therapy on the same basis as other outpatient services.
We also accept Health New England, Harvard Pilgrim and Commonwealth Indemnity insurance plans. Each carrier has its own requirements; speak with our office or contact your insurance company for more information.
It depends on your individual situation. At your first visit, your therapist will evaluate your needs and create a treatment plan. Following the plan is important for you to achieve the greatest benefit.