Hands on Physical Therapy At Altenheim Powered by Blue Sky Therapy

Altenheim’s dedicated outpatient therapy services specialize in a range of certified and innovative treatment approaches designed to empower our patients in their journey to recovery and wellness.

To learn more, call us at 440-238-0300

About Blue Sky Therapy

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Founded in 1986 in Canfield, Ohio, Blue Sky Therapy has grown into a leading provider of rehabilitation services across multiple states including Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania. We specialize in delivering exceptional care through a range of settings—Skilled Nursing Facilities, Assisted Living Facilities, Outpatient Clinics, and Senior Living Communities.

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to maintain the highest level of patient-driven quality care at all times and demonstrate uncompromised integrity and excellence through a family of dedicated professionals who are valued, cared for, and empowered with innovation

Explore the array of services we offer:

  • McKenzie Therapy (certMDT): A patient-centered approach that emphasizes education, self-treatment, and active strategies to manage pain, enhance healing, and prevent future episodes.
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation: Specialized therapy to address dizziness and balance issues, including conditions such as BPPV, vestibular neuronitis, and more, through comprehensive assessments and tailored interventions.
  • Certified Mulligan Practitioner (CMP): The Mulligan Concept helps correct minor misalignments, restore pain-free movement, and maximize life’s potential through specific mobilization techniques.
  • Graston Technique: Advanced treatment for soft tissue conditions using specialized tools to break down scar tissue and adhesions, improving flexibility and reducing pain across a variety of conditions.
  • Back To Golf Program: Customized programs aimed at enhancing your golf swing through a deep understanding of body biomechanics, injury prevention, and performance improvement.
  • Hydroworx Aquatic Therapy: Leveraging the therapeutic benefits of water to facilitate rehabilitation with reduced joint stress, aiding in the recovery and maximization of physical capabilities.

To learn more, call us at 440-238-0300

Get to Know Our Lead Therapist: Amanda Vandervort, MPT, Cert MDT, CMP

Amanda Vandervort, a native of Canfield, Ohio, has always been passionate about the body’s ability to heal itself, a fascination rooted in her athletic background and medical family influences. She pursued this interest at Ohio University, earning both her undergraduate and master’s degrees by 2002. After college, Amanda specialized in various physical therapy techniques, including the McKenzie approach, Mulligan technique, and Vestibular Rehabilitation, with additional certification from Emory University. She has extensive experience in outpatient and skilled nursing facilities, treating conditions ranging from sports injuries to neurological disorders. Amanda is also skilled in Graston technique, enhancing her ability to treat soft tissue dysfunctions effectively. Known for her holistic approach, she ensures her patients fully understand their treatments, customizing therapy to meet individual needs. Amanda has also contributed to the community through her involvement with programs like Back to Golf and speaking engagements at Baldwin Wallace’s Learning In Retirement program.

To speak to Mandy and to schedule an appointment, call us at 440-238-0300

Our expert team is committed to providing personalized care, leveraging these state-of-the-art treatments to ensure the best outcomes for our patients. Discover a pain-free life and achieve your full health potential with us!

To schedule an appointment with Hands on Physical Therapy At Altenheim  please call us at 440-238-0300 or email us at rehabtech@altenheim.com.