The second most commonly reported complaint within doctors’ offices is dizziness and loss of balance. In fact, 76 million Americans will experience some sort of dizzy spell or vertigo at some point in their lives. Symptoms can vary from acute to chronic and in some severe cases, they can even be indicators of serious health risks. Feelings of dizziness or vertigo can greatly limit your daily life, making it difficult for you to perform even the simplest tasks without feeling as if you might fall over. Fortunately, at On the Go (OTG) Therapy Services, Inc., we offer some of the most effective vestibular therapy services in Southwest Florida, aimed at retraining your vestibular system to regulate feelings of stability and balance.
What is vestibular therapy?
At On the Go (OTG) Therapy Services, Inc., we provide vestibular therapy for our patients suffering from balance disorders in Southwest Florida and surrounding areas. Balance disorders refer to a broad range of conditions, but they are all connected by the effect they have on the vestibular system, also known as the inner ear.
Some common balance disorders that we treat include:
- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)
- Meniere’s disease
- Vestibular neuritis
Vestibular therapy is conducted through a process of “adaptation and compensation.” This means that the vestibular system is actually being “reprogrammed” through both passive and active therapies to form connections with the brain on adjusting imbalances and regaining stability.
Contact us to schedule an appointment
If you are searching for vestibular therapy in Southwest Florida, search no further. We can help you if you are struggling with steadying yourself while standing or walking.
If your dizzying symptoms are holding you back from living your normal daily life, contact On the Go (OTG) Therapy Services, Inc. to schedule an appointment with one of our Southwest Florida physical therapists. Our specialized services will help you get back on your feet as quickly as possible. We provide relief in the comfort of your own home or in the clinic.