Treatment at this Location

Lincoln Orthopedic Physical Therapy has served the Lincoln community for over 30 years. We have five clinics and two aquatic locations in Lincoln and one clinic in Ashland. We have more certified specialists than anyone in the area who cover a wide variety of modalities and specialties.

How We Treat
Exercise is one of the most critical aspects of any therapy program. Using evidence-based exercise movements, you’ll be able to regain function quicker and relieve pain sooner. At LOPT, we only use science-based exercises that are most effective for the
Relationships make the difference at LOPT; every treatment plan starts by focusing on a collaborative relationship between therapists and patients. By forming a synergetic relationship, we can better understand your issues and goals and develop an effective treatment plan to
Orthotics are shoe inserts used to correct abnormal foot posture or irregular walking patterns. Using orthotics make standing, walking, and running more comfortable and efficient by slightly altering the angles at which the foot strikes a walking or running surface
Splinting is used to treat soft tissue and bony injuries of the upper extremity and hand by providing support and protection. They can be used for temporary immobilization of sprains, fractures, joint injuries, and an array of other pathologies. Our
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) uses shockwaves to carry high energy to painful areas and myoskeletal tissues with subacute, subchronic, and chronic conditions. This method is used to promote regeneration and reparative processes of the bones, tendons, and other soft tissues
Instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (ASTYM treatment) is designed to regenerate healthy soft tissues (muscles, tendons, etc.), and eliminate or reduce unwanted scar tissue that may be causing pain or movement restrictions. Some chronic soft tissue problems may be due to
Dry needling is specifically used to relieve and alleviate pain and increase range of motion. As the name implies, a “dry” needle (without medication or injection) is injected through the skin into the muscle. Using a thin filiform needle allows
Manual therapy uses specific, evidence-based techniques to evaluate and treat soft tissue imbalances and joint injuries. It consists of research-backed programs and methods for one-on-one, hands-on interaction between therapist and patient. This type of treatment uses the osteopathic philosophy that
Goal-setting is a fundamental element in your rehabilitation program. Everyone’s goals are different. Some individuals want to get back to playing the sport they love, return to work, or walk pain-free. At LOPT, before we begin any treatment programs, we
LOPT’s level of expertise is what sets us apart. Spending time educating our patients while we are treating them is an integral part of what we do. Properly educating our patients on what caused the problem in the beginning and
We offer Telehealth appointments for those unable to come into our clinics. During these 45-minute sessions, we evaluate, treat, and instruct with a home program. Give any of our clinics a call to schedule an appointment. To make the most
Over 80% of people will experience low back pain, and half will experience neck pain at some time in their life. Our physical therapists are extensively trained and specialized in spine care. After a spine-related injury, we use a conservative approach supported by long-term outcomes to help you...
Orthopedics and post-surgical rehab is when a physical therapist diagnoses, manages, and treats disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system, including rehabilitation after orthopedic surgery. Our therapists will develop a personalized rehabilitation plan to help your injury heal properly...
Hand Therapy What is Hand Therapy? Hand therapy is a type of rehabilitation to address and treat injuries and conditions affecting the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. It provides non-operative interventions, preventative care, and post-surgical rehabilitation for a variety of upper-extremities...
Falls and Balance Falls are not part of the normal aging process and don’t have to be a fact of life for seniors, yet many aging adults still experience them. Complications from falls can lead to lengthy hospital stays and increase dependence on others, but rehabilitation specialists can recommend…
Work injuries can happen to anyone at any given time. Whether you work on a construction site, at an office, in a field, or factory, our workman’s comp rehabilitation process will get you back to work safely and effectively. Utilizing a team approach, we collaborate with all stakeholders involved...
Whether you’re a weekend golfer or a professional athlete, sports injuries affect everyone, and we understand that you want to get back to playing the sport you love as quickly as possible. Our therapists specialize in a wide variety of athletic injury management, including proper examination and...
What is Lymphedema? Lymphedema is a protein-rich swelling that is caused by a disruption in the lymphatic system. This disruption prevents normal drainage in the lymphatic system, which can lead to fluid build-up and cause swelling. A disruption in the lymphatic system can be caused by surgery...