IN THE NEWS

October 2, 2019 - Baton Rouge Physical Therapy- Lake has been named as one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge, ranking number 18 among the top 50 companies with 15-249 U.S. employees. The awards program is a project of the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report, the Greater Baton Rouge SHRM, and an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management and Best Companies Group. The ranking of awarded companies was announced in the September 24th issue. This is BRPT-Lake's sixth consecutive year to receive this award.

This survey and awards program was created in 2014 to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Baton Rouge, benefiting its economy, its workforce and businesses.

To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

·        Have at least 15 employees working in Baton Rouge

·        Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business

·        Be a publicly or privately held business or government entity/municipality

·        Have a facility in Baton Rouge

·        Must be in business a minimum of 1 year

Companies from across the region entered the two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge.  The first part consisted of evaluating each company's workplace policies,practices, and demographics.  This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation.  The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75%of the total evaluation.  The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Baton Rouge and also analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.

 For more information on the survey process for the Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge program, visit www.BestPlacestoWorkBR.com or contact Best Companies Group at 877.455.2159.

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Better

Than your Best

With more board-certified therapists than any other Out-Patient Facility in the area, Baton Rouge Physical Therapy – Lake is driven to serve and heal patients so they get better, for good.

Call to Schedule (225) 927-9185

Better

Than your Best

With more board-certified therapists than any other Outpatient Facility in the area, Baton Rouge Physical Therapy–Lake is driven to serve and heal patients so they get better, for good.

Call to Schedule (225) 927-9185

Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO)

Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO) is an international Outcomes Data Collection System (in the US, Canada and Israel) that has been in place for over 25 years and provides comparisons of treatment effectiveness and efficiency as well as patient satisfaction.

  • 14.2 Million Patient Assessments
  • 3.7 Million Completed Episodes
  • 19,600 Clinicians
  • 4,200 Clinics

Our Patient Satisfaction

99%

we are in the top

 2%

international rank in improvement per case

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide exceptional quality care validated by outcome data and delivered in the most cost-effective manner.

Direct Access

TO PHYSICAL tHERAPY

LA state legislation now allows patients direct access to physical therapy by removing a physician referral for access to a physical therapy evaluation and treatment previously mandated by state law. 

Stronger Starts Here

At BRPT-Lake, we personalize your care based on your specific needs. Our skilled therapists will build a treatment plan geared toward your successful recovery and will guide you through every step of the way.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy is the evaluation, preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or limited by pain, disease, injury, or disability that utilizes therapeutic exercise, physical modalities, manual therapy techniques, assistive devices, and patient education and training.

At BRPT-Lake, we have 9 board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) physical therapists and a Sports Certified Specialist (SCS) on staff who are recognized by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, a division of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), for clinical specialization in orthopedic physical therapy, demonstrating knowledge, skill and experience exceeding that of an entry level physical therapist.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapists evaluate each patient and develop an individualized plan to improve, recover, or maintain the daily living and work skills of persons by improving independence and participation in daily activities.  This can be accomplished by various treatment techniques such as therapeutic exercise, manual therapy, physical modalities, adapting the environment, modifying the task, teaching the skill, and patient/family education.

A Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) is an occupational therapist or physical therapist who has a minimum of three years of clinical experience, including 4,000 hours or more in direct practice in hand therapy. The Certified Hand Therapist credential offers assurance to the public that the therapist has achieved the highest level of competency in the profession and stays up to date with practice within the field. We currently have two OT/CHTs on staff.

Industrial Services

In our work with local industries, we received a recommendation for “Best Practice” on an OSHA VPP recertification. BRPT-Lake provides a group of customized services that address an employee’s musculoskeletal health through education, training and hands on early intervention.  By focusing on the individual employee’s musculoskeletal health and assessing the physical demands of the job, we are able to reduce the injury potential. These services range from:

  • Functional job descriptions
  • Use of post-offer screens
  • Field ergonomics
  • Musculoskeletal wellness screening
  • On-site care
  • Return-to-work testing

Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE)

In addition to our on-site services, we provide clinic based Functional Capacity Evaluations. A Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) provides a comprehensive evaluation that measures strength, endurance, physical demand work level and positional tolerance. The data gathered through this evaluation objectively defines the injured employee's physical capabilities.

Specialized Manual Therapy / Treatment Techniques

Therapists at BRPT-Lake receive extensive training in the application of evidence-based, individualized manual therapy techniques to reduce pain and restore mobility and function in various skeletal joints and painful areas. We offer a range of programs designed to promote health and wellness while relieving pain and increasing mobility. Our techniques include:

  • Astym
  • Joint Mobilization/Manipulation
  • Lymphedema Treatment
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN)
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT)
  • Balance & Fall Prevention

Balanced Body Pilates

Baton Rouge Physical Therapy-Lake provides the premier Pilates experience in Baton Rouge. As the first Pilates studio in Louisiana, Balanced Body has served clients since 2000. Pilates is a holistic mind-body workout that’s beneficial for everyone. Our Pilates classes are designed to stretch and strengthen the overall body and emphasizes core strength, flexibility and balance. We integrate breathing techniques with coordinated movements to maximize strength and postural control.

Benefits include:

  • Increases flexibility and joint range of motion
  • Increases strength and endurance
  • Identifies and addresses muscular or structural imbalances
  • Increases bone density
  • Decreases effects of stress
  • Reduces pain related to scar tissue and injuries
  • Adaptable to poor or advanced fitness levels
  • Develops core strength
  • Relieves back pain
  • Improves posture

What people are saying

Joe S.

Best place ever. I had at least 4 separate injuries/surgeries where I needed therapy for my knee and back. Each time Tyler, Seth and crew got me back on track. You can't beat their personal attention to your specific needs.

Theresa A.

I came to BRPT-Lake at the Lee Drive location after ACL reconstruction and meniscus surgery. Jamie, Donna and YuYi have all been just wonderful! I'll be glad when therapy is over, but I will miss all these ladies.

Patti B.

This place is amazing. The people are outstanding. I love the way they explain what to do and why and will remind you when you forget. They are kind and realize you may be hurting. They are always timely and friendly. I thank all of you.

Cortney H.

My pain was so bad it was impacting my running and making my training very difficult and painful. With their help I was able to achieve my goal of qualifying for the Boston Marathon! I am so thankful to all the staff for all they did for me and making me feel like I was part of their family. Love you all!!!

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