At BetterPT, we are changing how you find physical therapy in Alaska and book appointments. With direct access for physical therapy in Alaska, you can book appointments without a referral. Thanks to these benefits of direct access for physical therapy, you can avoid excessive paperwork, long phone calls to insurance providers, and the general stress of searching for “physical therapy near me in Alaska”. Using BetterPT you can find a physical therapist in Alaska that’s right for you. We don’t just show a random list of facilities when you search. Instead, we show qualified practices based on your criteria and even provide physical therapy reviews for Alaska clinics. These unique features are a few of the reasons clinics keep signing up to our platform every day. Discover why patients, too, are using BetterPT to find physical therapy in Alaska. Type in your location and insurance below to match with a clinic in Alaska and start enjoying the benefits of direct access for physical therapy.
Alaska is one of 18 states that allow patients total, unrestricted access to physical therapy. Under the provisions covering direct access physical therapy in Alaska, no type of physician referral is required for a PT to treat a patient.
However, if the patient’s condition is beyond the physical therapist’s scope of practice after pursuing direct access to physical therapy in Alaska, the therapist is obliged to refer the patient to another qualified healthcare provider. Failure to do this can result in having their license revoked or suspended.
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