Being injured at work can cause significant stress, pain and aggravation affecting your ability to effectively work and provide adequate income for your needs. Our number one priority is to ensure your pain is relieved fast and you can safely return to work as soon as possible. We emphasize the following when it comes to your recovery after a work-related injury:
- Relieve pain quickly
- Restore normal range of motion
- Restore strength, flexibility and stamina
- Ensure a complete recovery after an necessary surgical procedures
- Education on how to manage your injury and prevent future occurrences
The Ozzie Smith Centers of Springfield clinics make injured workers our priority. As a member of your care team, we work closely with physicians, case managers & adjusters, and employers to reduce pain, restore function, and return workers back to the job.
Our clinics have an excellent reputation for offering more services under one roof than any other clinic in southwest Missouri. As a leader in the region, The Ozzie Smith Centers of Springfield tackle all types of cases including patients who for one reason or another did not have a successful outcome after a course of therapy at other clinics. Our services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, and certified hand therapy to treat any musculoskeletal injury.
Our physical therapists are well-versed in the work comp system. Each patient is sees the same therapist each visit to ensure consistent treatment and effective communication about the injured worker’s condition and care to all parties involved in the claim. Altogether, this leads to a more prompt return to work.
All 4 of our locations accept workers compensation patients. Additionally, all 4 clinics are certified and in good-standing with the Missouri Division of Workers’ Compensation.