FAQ

Under direct access, you can receive physical therapy for six visits or up to 30 days without a prescription from a physician.  Contact one of our offices to determine if your insurance company allows physical therapy benefits without a prescription.

We participate in a large list of insurance carriers which continues to change and grow to service the communities’ needs.   Contact one of our offices to see if we participate with your insurance company.  As a courtesy to our patients, we verify insurance coverage and benefits prior to your initial evaluation.  

Arrive 15 minutes before your initial appointment to complete paperwork.  You can also find our forms in the Forms section under Patient Info.  We require your driver’s license (or other form of picture identification) and your insurance card.   In addition, bring any prescriptions for physical therapy or reports of your medical condition received from your physician.

Wear clothing that is loose and comfortable.   If you use any assistive devices such as a brace, splint or crutches, be sure to bring them to your visits.  

You should plan on being at your appointment for approximately an hour.  An initial evaluation may take approximately 1 ½ hours.   If you are a new patient, please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment to complete paperwork.    

Yes.   After your initial evaluation, we send a plan of care to your primary physician or to the physician who referred you to Quinnipiac Physical Therapy.  During your treatment, we send progress notes to your primary physician or to the physician who referred you to us.