Passive Physical Therapy – Modalities

Acutely, physical therapy treatment may focus on decreasing pain and calming symptoms with passive treatment. These therapies are considered passive because they are done to the patient.

Examples of passive Physical Therapy Treatment include:

  1. Hot & Cold Packs
  2. TENS
  3. Ultrasound
  4. Massage
  5. Mechanical Traction
  6. Passive stretching and range of motion.

For more information on passive Physical Therapy,  please contact us by phone at (813) 754-1062 or by email at

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