Physiotherapy (or Physical Therapy) can be defined as a treatment method that focuses on the science of movement and helps people to restore, maintain and maximize their physical strength, function, motion and overall well-being by addressing the underlying physical issues. It is performed by physical therapists (known as physiotherapists).
Physical therapy is used to improve a patient's quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, physical intervention, and patient education.
Physical therapy attempts to address the illnesses, or injuries that limit a person's abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.
Common Physiotherapy Treatment Options
- Early Injury Treatment
- Sub-Acute Soft Tissue Injury Treatment
- Gait Analysis
- Biomechanical Analysis
- Proprioception & Balance Exercises
- Real Time Ultrasound Physiotherapy
- Soft Tissue Massage
- Brace or Support
- Electrotherapy & Local Modalities
- Joint Mobilisation Techniques
- Kinesiology Tape
- Strength Exercises
- Stretching Exercises
- Supportive Taping & Strapping
- TENS Machine
- Video Analysis