Physiotherapy (by Registered Physiotherapists)

Physiotherapists are University educated regulated Health Care Professionals who are qualified to assess and treat neuro-muscolo-squeletal injuries and conditions, and carry out treatments that can correct or ease the problems that are causing your pain or stopping you from getting around. Physiotherapist’s main focus is to finding the cause of the problem and correcting any biomechanical factors which may be contributing to your injury.

Your physiotherapist will help you to alleviate pain and inflammation, prevent and treat musculosqueletal injuries, restore and increase range of motion in joints, increase balance and coordination.

 

Common conditions treated by Physiotherapists include:

  • Back/ Neck Pain or Stiffness
  • Sports injuries
  • Sprains/ Strains
  • Stiffness/ Instability
  • Arthritic Conditions
  • Muscle Imbalance/ Weakness
  • Tendonitis/ Bursitis
  • Pre and Post Surgical Conditions
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Fractures
  • Headaches
  • Foot Disorders
  • Repetitive strain Injuries
  • And Many More…

A range of treatments is used to promote healing and prevent re-occurrence of the conditions, such as:

  • Manual Therapy
  • Muscle energy techniques
  • Massage/Myofascial release
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Correction of posture, body mechanics
  • Treatment of muscle imbalance
  • Taping/ bracing
  • Heat and cold therapy
  • Modalities