Update on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for Our Patients

The State of New Mexico Public Health Emergency Order (March 24, 2020) has restricted non-essential health care services. We anticipate release of these restrictions on May 1, 2020.

In accordance with this order, Gallien Physical Therapy is open by appointment only for ESSENTIAL SERVICES as outlined by this order.

Gallien Speech and Occupational Therapy is offering telemed sessions until this crisis has passed.

If you have questions or have a physician referral for therapy services, please call our office at 575-437-1967. Our front desk specialist is working from home but will return your call within the business day.

Thank you for your understanding and patience as we navigate these turbulent times.

Wishing you health and happiness,
Pam Gallien, MS, CCC/SLP
Clinic Administrator

Our Success Stories

  • Thru the years Gallien Physical Therapy has helped me regain mobility of my knees and shoulder and reduce my pain. I greatly appreciate their expertise, professionalism, and care. Thank you, Ron and all your staff for a job well done. William M.
  • I have had a total knee replacement and chose Gallien for my therapy I could have not been more pleased with the help from Chris and the entire staff they were very helpful and professional and the have me back and in shape very quickly. Phillip G.
  • I have been to Therapy there 3 times, 2 knee replacements and broken wrist. Ron and Chris helped me regain my strength and use of them. All the Aides and Office personnel were always so friendly, it was a pleasure going there. Thanks Every One! Dorothy C.

Welcome to
Gallien Therapy Services

GET BACK TO LIFE AND BACK TO YOUR BEST WITH SPECIALIZED, HIGH QUALITY, AND INDIVIDUALIZED CARE AT GALLIEN THERAPY.

Our mission is to provide our patients with the best possible care to maximize their strengths, enable them to reach their fullest potential, and enhance quality of life. We work closely with your physician to ensure the best possible rehabilitation outcome.

  • Our 3,000-square-foot facility and friendly staff offers patients a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. We want you to feel at home and know that we care about your individual needs.
  • LifeFitness equipment paired with our therapist’s years of experience provides patients with the tools needed to regain optimum function.
  • We offer specialized physical therapy services, with Otero County’s 1st orthopedic certified physical therapist specialist.
  • Our speech therapy program offers a wide variety of services to those experiencing difficulties in the areas of speech, language, or swallowing.

Did You Know?

Only 14,392 of the nation's 185,500 physical therapists have achieved national board certification. Of those certified, only 8,532 are Board Certified Orthopedic Specialists. There are only 32 physical therapist in the State of New Mexico with this designation. We have the 1st physical therapist in Otero and Lincoln counties that is a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist. Gallien Therapy is proud to have that therapist on their team of professionals.

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Gallien Therapy Services With over 25 years of experience, we offer both standard and specialized orthopedic treatments for a wide range of conditions.

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Neck

  • Neck Pain
  • Status Post Neck Surgery

Shoulder

  • Labral Repairs/Capsulolabral reconstruction
  • Musculoskeletal sprains/strains
  • Rotator cuff repairs

Elbow and Hand

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Dequervains tenosynovitis
  • Hand and wrist fractures
  • Tennis and Golf Elbow

Spine

  • Auto accidents
  • Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar sprains/strains
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Lumbar and Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Sacroiliac Pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Work related injuries

Hip

  • Greater Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Hip Labral Tears
  • Total Hip Replacement

Knee

  • ACL/PCL Repairs
  • Iliotibial Band syndrome
  • Meniscus repairs
  • Patellofemoral dysfunction
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Total Knee Replacement

Ankle/Foot

  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Acute and Chronic ankle sprains
  • Fractures
  • Planter Fasciitis
  • Pre and post-surgical injuries

Call Us Today


Physical Therapy Clinic
(575) 437-1967

Speech Therapy Division
(575) 495-2880

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