(Department of Transportation) exams are conducted in our office. DOT physical exam is the evaluation required in order to operate a commercial vehicle. It is referred to as a “medical fitness for duty” examination, which ensures that each driver is capable and healthy enough to successfully complete the duties associated with commercial driving. Ultrasound Ultrasound therapy is the use of sound waves to treat medical problems, especially musculoskeletal problems like inflammation from injuries (sprains, tendinitis, bursitis). It has been a popular therapy for decades, its use so widespread that it almost defines physical therapy.
The effect of ultrasound via an increase in local blood flow can be used to help reduce pain, local swelling and chronic inflammation, and, according to some studies, promote bone fracture healing.