Unique, high quality, one-on-one approach

Profection Physical Therapy and Performance, located in Florence, SC, offers a unique, high quality, one-on-one approach to physical therapy designed to save you time and money for you to KEEP MOVING.

We also offer massage therapy through our wellness care! You do not need to be a current physical therapy patient to take advantage of this service.

You can see us with or without a referral TODAY!

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The Meaning behind The Name


n. A setting out; a going forward; advance; progression

Our Services

Physical Therapy

Individualized one on one rehabilitation to optimally return you to your active lifestyle
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Optimize your athletic performance and prevent injury to compete at the next level.
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Customized training program designed to improve your fitness and enhance your active lifestyle

What our patients are saying

Why Choose Profection PT?

  • Exceptional and consistent one-on-one care
  • Easy access to care with no physician’s order needed for the first 30 days
  • Conveniently located in a clean, new, modern environment

Why Choose Profection PT?

  • Receive one-on-one care
  • Easy access to care, no physician’s order is needed for the first 30 days
  • Control expenses by paying a flat self pay rate
  • Conveniently located in a clean, new, modern environment
  • Avoid unnecessary injections, costly MRIs and permanent surgeries
  • Pain symptoms will be solved, not just covered up
  • Over 35 years of combined experience the evaluating therapist is the treating therapist
  • Save money by paying a flat rate The system is broken. Research shows that 80% of non-chronically ill Americans will never meet their deductibles; consequently, people are paying too much for their healthcare and do not realize it is often more cost- effective to pay a flat rate with no hidden costs or unexpected explanation of benefits.
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David Barnes, PT, MSR


David has been practicing physical therapy since 2001 after graduating with his Master’s Degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. He has a biology degree from Francis Marion University. ​ Growing up here in Florence, David has a deeply rooted passion for serving his community. He strongly believes that the patient’s needs come first and his goal is to empower them to take control of their own health. David has worked extensively with patients seeking relief from neck and back pain and has many success stories in the treatment of spine related issues including neck pain, disc disorders, Sacroiliac (SI) dysfunctions, and sciatica. His current interest is incorporating his knowledge of spinal mechanics to improve efficiency of lifting and sport specific rotational power. He enjoys working with athletes in the performance realm to maximize their potential and has particular interest in working with runners and golfers. He is certified through the Titleist Performance Institute.