Physical therapy

  • Subpecialties:

Physiotherapy is an allied health discipline that focusses on prevention, health promotion, and assessing, diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating impairments and disabilities.

Physiotherapy is suitable for anyone experiencing a lack of strength, joint mobility and functional ability, or posture-related issues and acute or chronic pain. A wide range of services are provided, making use of different adapted techniques and methods such as:

  • Joint mobilisation
  • Strengthening of a muscle or muscle group
  • Various pain relief methods including thermotherapy and electrotherapy
  • PNF (proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation)
  • The Bobath approach
  • Posture correction
  • Fasciatherapy
  • Pilates and stability exercises
  • Balance and instability rehabilitation therapy
  • Gait rehabilitation