Specific treatments to reduce the risk of falling due to various causes including age-related injury/wear & tear, neuromuscular diseases (such as MS or Parkinson’s), stroke, cognitive disease, and arthritis.  Exercises and movement patterns are performed on various surfaces, under careful supervision to maintain patient safety, in order to elicit the balance strategies we use everyday to maintain stability.  Therapists also offer education on mitigating or eliminating risk factors for falling.