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Do I need a referral for physical therapy?

In general, it is best to have a referral or a prescription for physical therapy. This information allows your Physician to let your Therapist know your needs, which will your Therapist to provide you with the highest level of individualized care. Additionally, your insurance company may require you to have a prescription or referral to receive treatment. We suggest that you contact your insurance company to find out whether they require a referral or prescription in order to cover Physical Therapy services.