Name: MS. CATHERINE A COWARD MSPT Specialty: Physical Therapist Type of Practice: Individual provider Provider/Org: Medical School: Graduation year from medical school: Affiliation:
Practice Type: Respiratory, Developmental, Rehabilitative and Restorative Service Providers Classification: Physical Therapist Specialization: . Definition of Specialty: Physical therapists (PTs) are licensed health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. PTs examine each individual and develop a plan using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. In addition, PTs work with individuals to prevent the loss of mobility before it occurs by developing fitness- and wellness-oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyles. PTs: 1.Diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities. 2.Restore, maintain, and promote not only optimal physical function but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health. 3.Prevent the onset, symptoms, and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries. 4.Treat conditions of the musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiovascular, pulmonary, and/or integumentary systems. 5.Address the negative effects attributable to unique personal and environmental factors as they relate to human performance. 6.PTs provide care for people in a variety of settings, including hospitals, private practices, outpatient clinics, home health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities, work settings, and nursing homes. State licensure is required in each state in which a PT practices.
License & NPI
License #(s): 1386, , , , License State(s): AK, , , ,
Practice Location: 9500 INDEPENDENCE DR,STE 900,ANCHORAGE,AK,995074615,US Mailing Address: 9500 INDEPENDENCE DR,STE 900,ANCHORAGE,AK,995074615,US
Practice location phone #: 9075221341 Practice location fax #: 9075221343 Mailing address Phone #: 9075221341 Mailing Address fax #: 9075221343 Authorized official Name/Telephone #:
Date NPI was obtained: 08/25/2005 Last data data was updated: 07/08/2007 Insurances: