Physiotherapy can be described as a treatment method that centers around the science of movement. Physiotherapists are experts in diagnosing and treating the disorders of the musculoskeletal system such that of the muscle, bone, joint, nerve and soft tissue. Patients can benefit from a combination of various techniques to help restore, maintain and maximize mobility, strength,balance,and function of the body. Such techniques include manual therapy, soft tissue techniques, rehabilitation exercises and modalities. With personalized treatment plans, physiotherapy can help patients recover from injuries and achieve optimal health and well-being.
Benefits of physiotherapy treatments include but are not limited to the following:
- Prevents recurrence of injury and pain
- Decrease or eliminate pain
- Fall prevention (improved balance)
- Management of chronic diseases
- Improved sleep
- Improved overall well-being