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KC Connect Physical Therapy


Your Trusted Partner in Fall Prevention

Navigating the golden years should be about savoring moments, not fearing mishaps. At KC Connect Physical Therapy, we're passionate about helping you and your loved ones enjoy every step with confidence.

Why Prioritize Fall Prevention?

  • Safety & Independence: Falls can lead to injuries that compromise your independence. By understanding and mitigating risks, you ensure a safer daily life.

  • Peace of Mind: Knowing you or your loved ones have the tools to prevent falls brings invaluable peace of mind.

  • Improved Quality of Life: With better balance and mobility, you can engage in activities you love without apprehension.

Why Choose KC Connect Physical Therapy?

  • Expertise: Our team is specialized in fall prevention, understanding the unique needs of each individual.

  • Cutting-Edge Techniques: We're always updating our methods to offer you the latest in physical therapy care.

  • Personalized Approach: Your journey is unique, and so should be your therapy. We tailor our treatments to fit you.

Did You Know?

Falls are a significant concern, especially for older adults. Equip yourself with knowledge and take proactive measures. Remember, prevention is better than cure.

Ready to Assess Your Risk?

Before diving into our Fall Risk Assessment Questionnaire, we invite you to reflect on your daily activities, medications, and any recent mishaps. This reflection will ensure the assessment is accurate and beneficial.

Fall Risk Self-Assessment 
Have you experienced a fall in the past year?
Do you use or have been advised to use a cane or wallker for safe mobility?
Do you occasionally feel unstable while walking?
Do you find yourself grasping onto furniture for support when walking at home?
Do you worry about falling?
Do you use your hands for leverage when rising from a seated position?
Do you face challenges when trying to step on a raised platform, like a curb?
Do you frequently find yourself hurrying to get to the toilet?
Do you have decreased feeling in yor feet?
Are you on medication that sometimes causes dizziness or unusual fatigue?
Do you take medication to aid in sleep or enhance your mood?
Do you take shortened steps when you walk?

Thanks for your feedback! Check your email for your results!

Source: NCOA. Falls-Free Checkup Assessment. National Council on Aging. Retrieved from https://www.ncoa.org/age-well-planner/assessment/falls-free-checkup

 

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