The branch of treatment that employs physical methods to promote healing, including the use of light, infrared and ultraviolet rays, heat, electric current, massage, manipulation, and remedial exercise.
Physiotherapy is a professional health discipline primarily directed toward the prevention and alleviation of movement problems to promote independence for the student in their home, school and community
a professional who can help with pain control and breathing and moving exercises. Pursuing a compensation claim through our expert No Win No Fee solicitors can help you secure the funds you may need to pay for such treatment if you have suffered a personal injury for which somebody else is at fault.
A specialist who often works as part of a cardiac rehabilitation team to improve mobility and general fitness. Specific exercises may also be provided to assist breathing with chest problems, mobilising joints, strengthen muscle groups etc.
(also known as the 'Physio') They visit at home and help disabled or ill people with special exercises either to improve things or at least stop something getting worse. Sometimes they assist with special breathing techniques and can advise on special care that is sometimes needed.
a health care professional who addresses the issues of gross motor skills, including standing and walking abilities; also assesses joint range and muscle strength, and provides prescription and training in the use of equipment and orthotics