Southwest Therapy Specialists, P.C.

Welcome to Southwest Therapy Specialists!

We are an independent therapist-owned, therapy practice located in Phoenix, AZ and serving the Valley of the Sun. Our services include Manual Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Aquatic Therapy, Certified Hand Therapy (CHT), Personal Fitness and Strength Training.

Highest Ranking in the United States and Canada out of over 15,000 clinicians and 3,400 clinics
(comparing 11 million patient assessments):

At Southwest Therapy Specialists, we're here to help you achieve your therapy goals, whatever they may be.
Call (602) 249-9129 and let's get started!

Then, let's do this, together! 

CLICK Here....for our "What Hurts?" page for more information of areas we can help treat.

For Directions and Location:  DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Veterans: We honor and thank all the Veterans to whom we owe our freedom. As preferred providers for the Veteran's Choice Program...READ MORE...may we continue to serve each of you with honor.


Aquatic Therapy: Ever shiver and get chilled in the pool? Experience fear of falling while walking? Then avoid muscle spasms and risk of falling while working out in Southwest Therapy Specialists' Aquatic Therapy. READ MORE..."And the water is divine!"-(patient's first visit)


Top 3% Rank in the United States and Canada for Wrist/Hand Improvement per FOTO®:
Check out our satisfaction scorecard and


No "weekly adjustments" or "for the rest of your life" appointments here! Manual orthopedic Physical Therapists provide personalized hands-on treatment to teach proper, comfortable and effective movement to facilitate the body’s ability to heal. Thus there is no need for weekly “adjustments” or...READ MORE


Certified Hand Therapist (CHT):
When seeking therapy consider The Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC) endorses the Hand Therapy at Southwest Therapy Specialists, PC. Hand Therapy with a passion! Susan Stockdell, OTR/L,CHT is registered nationally, licensed in Arizona since 1981 and was one of the first Certified Hand Therapists credentialed in 1991 by the inaugural examination by The HTCC. Look at the credentials of the therapist when selecting...READ MORE

PRRT (Primal Reflex Release Technique-™):
Ever feel a thickened, boggy, full-feeling around a painful area? Experience a hyper-sensitivity and instantly withdraw that painful area away from another person trying to simply touch the area? Almost as if a reflex is causing the painful area to "get away" from the potential of more pain? PRRT™ is a...READ MORE



Free! Southwest Therapy Specialists is committed to reminding drivers to not text and drive. Free cell phone wraps are available to place around cell phones upon entering a car. The wraps read "DNT TXT AND DRV" and may also be worn as wrist bands when not on the cell phone. Please help join the movement to remind all drivers by sharing these free cell phone wraps/wrist bands throughout the community. Stop by and receive a cell phone wrap during business hours.

"It has only been two visits and my numbness is almost fully gone. The tingling
is less too. Your Certified Hand Therapist taught me more in these sessions
what I can do to help myself than the chiropractor did in the past two years."
- MC (patient)

"I thank God that you opened this place.You've gotten me to the point where the doctor

can now do surgery to help me. I was so weak and you gave me strength."

-RW (patient) upon discharge

"I am very, very, very satisfied with this facility and its team
and highly recommend it to my friends and family
- DC (patient) Patient Satisfaction Survey

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Contact Information

Contact us using one of the methods below or click on our contact page for our web contact form. We look forward to helping you.

Telephone: (602) 249-9129

Fax: (602) 249-4115
E-mail: For general information, please contact

Southwest Therapy Specialists
7540 N. 19th Ave., Suite 101, Phoenix, AZ 85021

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