At BetterPT, we’ve made it our mission to help patients find and book physical therapy in Michigan and across the United States. We’re doing so in a more seamless, stress-free way than ever seen before thanks to the benefits of direct access for physical therapy. With direct access to physical therapy in Michigan, there’s no referral needed to make appointments. This puts an end to excess paperwork, eliminates long waits at the doctor’s office for a referral, and makes the entire experience of finding a physical therapist in Michigan stress-free. On just one platform, you can find a clinic near you, book appointments, and even read physical therapy reviews in Michigan. BetterPT is the one-stop-shop replacement to entering “physical therapy near me in Michigan” into a random search engine. You’ll only see qualified clinics and be able to see peer reviews before you make your decision regarding a physical therapist in Michigan. Join the trend of clinics signing up to BetterPT and patients using our platform to enjoy the benefits of direct access for physical therapy. To get started, type in your location and insurance below to match with a physical therapist in Michigan.
Michigan is one of 26 states that allow direct patient access to physical therapy. When you pursue treatment via direct access physical therapy in Michigan, there are some provisions.
A physical therapist in may treat patients through direct access physical therapy in Michigan when:
The treatment lasts for 21 days or 10 individual treatments—whichever occurs first.
The PT must confirm that the patient requires physical therapy before allowing a physical therapist assistant to perform treatment interventions.
A patient receives direct access for physical therapy in Michigan for injury prevention, wellness, or fitness.
The patient is referred to an appropriate healthcare professional if the physical therapist feels that the patient’s care goes beyond his or her scope of practice.
An appropriate healthcare provider is consulted if the patient does not respond to direct access to physical therapy in Michigan in an appropriate length of time based on the standards of practice determined by the Board of Physical Therapy.
Direct Access lets you self-refer for physical therapy. No prescription required.
Download the BetterPT app for iOS or Android and get access to the best physical therapists near you.
Simply enter your phone number and we will send you a download link for the app via text message.*
*The app is free for patients to download. Your phone carrier text message rates apply