Physical Therapy for Children and Adults
Physical Therapy Services
Fox Valley Physical Therapy and Wellness offers physical therapy services for both children and adult clients, therefore we treat the entire family from babies to aging adults. We offer specialized treatment techniques specific to each patient and our staff is committed to making our client’s goals the focus, while achieving wellness through skilled interventions as well as through active wellness opportunities.
Physical therapy services are appropriate for a variety of needs. You are a candidate for a physical therapy evaluation if you:
- are in pain
- have had an injury
- have had recent surgery
- want to improve your sports performance or quality of life
Similarly, if you are the parent of a child with:
- physical impairment
- neurological diagnosis
- decreased balance or coordination
- developmental concerns
We can help you learn ways in which to help your child reach their full potential through physical therapy intervention designed specifically for children.
As an adult client at Fox Valley Physical Therapy and Wellness, you will have many hands-on therapeutic options. Manual treatment techniques are emphasized and include:
- soft tissue massage
- joint mobilization
- neuromuscular re-education
Neuromuscular re-education can offer a new and better means of moving after diagnosis of a chronic condition or during the rehabilitation phase of recovery after an injury. Our services focus on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of movement dysfunctions and on the promotion of maximum physical health and functional abilities.
We offer specialized treatment for a variety of conditions including but not limited to:
- chronic pain
- postural changes and abnormalities
- poor endurance
- balance deficits
- Pre and post-partum pain
- post-operative needs
- dizziness and/or weakness
- complications related to stroke or Parkinson’s disease
We also service the following adult diagnosed conditions including:
- postoperative care
- shoulder dysfunction
- back pain
- sports injuries
- work injuries
- TMJ dysfunction
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Pelvic dysfunction
Our team of therapists provides clinical expertise to thoroughly evaluate and diagnose the problem behind any of these symptoms and conditions. Whether the origin is orthopedic or neurological, we are skilled in evaluation and treatment of the driving force behind your pain or physical deficit. We take the time to understand your goals and develop a personalized treatment that will help you achieve them.
Chris and Mary provide a very caring and motivating environment for the patients. They also instill a very collaborative approach that benefits the patient. Highly skilled in their respective specialties with the ultimate goal of helping you. ...
- Karin H.
My daughter has severe physical disability and has been treated by Mary Kelly for the last 8 years. Mary provides professional knowledge, detailed explanations, and compassionate care. She is absolutely the best in the Chicago area! ...
- Kim L.
I saw Chris Kelly for physical therapy after an ACL injury and was really pleased with the quality of care that I received. As an active person, it was very important to me to be able to return to all the things I had done prior to the injury. Chris treated me as a partner in my care and made my...
- Rose Ann D.
If you are looking for a private, personalized and professional physical therapist, Fox Valley Physical Therapy and Wellness is the choice for you. Both Chris and Mary Kelly are knowledgeable, caring and dedicated. I arrived with severe pain and difficulty walking and standing and have shown...
- Barbara W.
Mary Kelly has been working with our son for over a year now. Thanks to her incredible insight, she has been able to unravel several issues that no other therapist had even identified. With her perspective, patience, and extensive experience, Mary has given our son the opportunity to overcome his...
- Kathy M.
My daughter first began seeing Mary Kelly at the age of 16 months, after her first of four major orthopaedic surgeries. It was clear in the beginning that Mary is no ordinary physical therapist. Over the four years that my daughter has been Mary’s client we have always found her to be a kind,...
- Shelby M.
Intense discomfort in the hip area made walking difficult and disallowed my main hobby: golf. Chris Kelly, through careful listening and knowledgeable probing questions, discovered the true source of the pain and created a regime to treat the offending area as well as promote flexibility and...
- Stephen Frost
I am very glad that I came to Fox Valley Physical Therapy and Wellness. I began physical therapy with Chris Kelly for a torn hamstring in October 2011. The injury was not healing well and my doctor advised “immediate and aggressive physical therapy” or he believed I would lose the use of my...
- John A.
“Mary Kelly has been working with our son for over a year now. Thanks to her incredible insight, she has been able to unravel several issues that no other therapist had even identified. With her perspective, patience, and extensive experience, Mary has given our son the opportunity to overcome...
- Kathy M.
I came to physical therapy with a skeptic view as to its benefits having had prior experiences that didn’t always work out with other injuries. Following my podiatrist’s recommendation, I went to see Chris, gave PT another chance, and was thrilled by the results. I arrived...
You feel all their efforts are directed toward resolving your problem. They’re some of the BEST in physical therapy. I would definitely recommend patients to them for treatment. ...
- Mary C.
Our team of therapists provides clinical expertise to thoroughly evaluate and diagnose the problem behind the symptoms.
Our therapists offer their clinical expertise to thoroughly evaluate and diagnose the problem behind the symptoms.