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Physical Therapy

Physical therapy can help patients with an orthopedic injury or condition restore functionality, reduce pain, and regain strength and stability. It is a non-invasive course of treatment and in some cases can serve as an alternative to pain management and surgery. Your physical therapist will administer individualized treatment programs to maximize recovery. They will design a series of exercises that will help you regain mobility, build strength, and complete your daily activities without pain. You will also be provided with a home program. St. Lawrence Health System offers physical therapy in Canton, Potsdam, Massena, Brasher Falls, and Gouverneur.

Outpatient Physical Therapy is available in Brasher Falls, Canton, Gouverneur, Massena, and Potsdam, with evaluation and treatment of:

  • Arthritic conditions
  • Back and neck pain/injuries
  • Balance and vestibular deficits 
  • Neurological disorders
  • Post-illness/injury recovery
  • Post-surgical conditions
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Sprains, strains, and joint injuries
  • Stroke
hand therapy
Hand Therapy
The only hand therapists in St. Lawrence County

St. Lawrence Health System is home to a robust hand therapy practice housed in the SLHS Medical Campus in Canton, with the only Certified Hand Therapists in St. Lawrence County.