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Contact: Jeffrey A. Jacob
Director of Marketing & Development
WESTARM Therapy & Nursing
724-337-6522 x 5

National Physical Therapy Month

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 – WESTARM Physical Therapy of Lower Burrell, PA – October is recognized as National Physical Therapy Month. This is an annual commemoration held by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) designed to recognize the impact that physical therapists and physical therapist assistants make in restoring and improving motion in people’s lives.

In celebration during this month, WESTARM will be providing free balance screenings and grip strength testing at the following events and locations:

  • October 4th, Pittsburgh Mills Galleria (State Representative Dermody Health Fair) 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • October 4th, New Kensington Senior Center 1:00-2:00 pm
  • October 10th, VFW Lower Burrell (State Representative Evankovich Health Fair) 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • October 11th, East Vandergrift Senior Center 1:00 - 2:00 pm

The APTA represents more than 85,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physical therapy nationwide. Today’s graduating physical therapists hold either a master’s or clinical doctorate degree. They create plans of care reflecting scientifically-based treatment techniques that restore function, reduce pain, and help prevent disability.

WESTARM is a Medicare Certified Rehabilitation company that has been in business for over 30 years. They offer outpatient Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy at eight (8) facilities. Also, skilled nursing and licensed therapy visits are provided within patient’s homes primarily in the Alle-Kiski Valley (northeast) area of Pittsburgh, PA.


Corporate Office
(724) 337-6522
(800) 291-5060 - Toll-Free

(724) 274-4333

(724) 543-1627

Leechburg / Allegheny Twp
(724) 845-2048

Lower Burrell
(724) 335-5526

Natrona Heights
(724) 224-2718

New Kensington / Arnold
(724) 339-7725

(412) 793-9900

(724) 353-0005

(724) 567-2265

Homecare Office
(724) 337-0420