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Welcome to
Professional Physical Therapy in Amite City, LA

Professional Physical Therapy (PPT) is a locally owned and independent private clinic that has been serving the needs of families throughout Tangipahoa Parish since 1993.

We are a “therapist owned” clinic, which means our primary concern is that each patient receives the personalized attention they deserve and the best cost-conscious care you find anywhere in the area.

Our dedicated and caring staff will help create an individualized treatment program to help you with your acute symptoms, eventually correcting the problem and then providing you with the resources to help you live life to the fullest.

Why Choose PPT?
  • Locally owned & operated
  • Outstanding patient care
  • Caring, professional staff
  • Convenient Location
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Direct Access to Physical Therapy is Here! Professional Physical Therapy are Individual Physical Therapist that are able to perform rehabilitation therapy directly to patients without a doctors referral.

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(985) 748-7878

Explore What We Treat
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Here is a partial list of conditions we treat:

Tendon/Ligament Disorders:

  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Tendon Ruptures
  • Tendonitis

Muscle Injury / Disorders:

  • Muscle Bruises, Contusions
  • Muscle Contractures
  • Muscle Ruptures
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Myositis

Pain Management:

  • Headaches
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Low Back Pain

Joint Injuries / Disorders:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Dislocations
  • Ligament Injuries

Dysfunction Arising from Inflammatory Conditions:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Epicondylitis (tennis/golfer's elbow)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Bursitis

Neurological Injury / Disorders:

  • Stroke/CVA
  • Prolapsed/ Bulging Disk
  • Ruptured Disk
  • Crush Injuries/Neuritis
Read About Our Reviews...
  • Virginia M

    Everyone here has been helpful and friendly. I was treated with respect and I would recommend the facility to anyone needing therapy.…

  • Margaret W

    Y'all are so nice . And got well care I am so amazed I didn't think I was going to get better !!…

  • Vincent D

    Absolutely the best. Professional and friendly staff. Took care of all my post surgery needs. Warm and caring environment.…

  • Etienne A

    Everybody that works here has helped and doing an excellent job of helping me recover. If I had to recommend anybody this would be the place.…

  • Janice Y

    They have great technicians, and I would recommend to anyone. It's a great environment and state of the art facility.…

  • Linda M

    Very friendly staff, will work on your problems till they are fixed. Easy to get appointments. Clean, nice location.…

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