Treatments & Therapies


Treatments at Gaylord Physical Therapy, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Graston Technique
Intramuscular Manual Therapy
Taping Techniques
Manual Physical Therapy


APPOINTMENTS: (203) 230-9226 or

Download our Physical Therapy, Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Program Brochure  (click link)

No matter what your plan of recovery may require, our skilled therapists provide the expert care you need. Our team is comprised of highly trained staff who are continually advancing their education so they can offer you the most advanced and effective therapies and techniques to help you recover. 

Frequently Asked Questions

How many times will I see my therapist?

During your first appointment you will receive an initial evaluation by one of our skilled physical therapists. Your therapist will create an individualized treatment plan and will discuss how many sessions you may need. Throughout your treatment the plan will be adjusted depending on your progress.

Will my medical insurance cover services?

Physical therapy is covered by most commercial insurances, as well as Medicare and Medicaid. Our staff will work with you to verify benefit coverage or to discuss treatment costs that may not be covered by insurance.

What kinds of therapeutic techniques do you offer?

We offer the following:

Musculosketetal Treatment 

  • Advanced Manual Therapy (Spine and Extremities)
  • Spine Stabilization Program
  • Joint Mobilization (spine, pelvis, rib cage, extremities)
  • Manual Therapy Techniques (spine, pelvis, rib cage, extremities)
  • Differential Assessment (hip, pelvis, lumbar regions, extremities)
  • Manual and Mechanical Traction

Upper Extremity

  • Post-Op Shoulder and Joint Replacement Rehab
  • Tendonitis and Overuse Syndromes/Symptoms
  • Tendon Repairs (rotator cuff, biceps, pectoralis major, etc.)
  • Manual Therapy Techniques and Joint Mobilization
  • Impingement Syndrome Rehab
  • Frozen Shoulder Rehab
  • Throwing Mechanics and Drills (“The Throwing Athlete”)
  • Taping Techniques for Shoulder Dysfunction 

Lower Extremity

  • Knee, Hip, and Ankle Rehab
  • Closed-Chain Activities for Return to Sports
  • Taping for Patellofemoral (or lower extremity) Dysfunction
  • Balance and Proprioceptive Activities
  • Agility, Speed, and Coordination Training
  • Dynamic Assessment of Weight-Bearing Biomechanics
  • Joint Replacement Rehab

What kinds of treatments or techniques are used for soft tissue conditions?

  • Neural Mobilization
  • Myofascial Release, Muscle Energy, and Other Manual Therapy Techniques
  • Graston Technique®
  • Deep Friction Massage
  • Therapeutic Massage 

Information and Appointments

Call: (203) 230-9226


Gaylord Hospital Gaylord Wellness Center Gaylord Sleep Medicine / Guilford
Gaylord Hospital

Gaylord Farm Road

Wallingford, CT 06492

(203) 284-2800

Gaylord Physical Therapy, Orthopedics
and Sports Medicine

8 Devine Street

North Haven, CT 06473

203-230-9226 / 203-284-2818 Sleep Medicine

Gaylord Specialty Healthcare