Our thorough approach to healing takes into consideration your whole body and all the systems. We’ll identify the structural cause of your condition and then customize a specific treatment plan for you. Nutritional guidance to ensure you have everything you need to stay well, longer.
Stratford Chiropractic Spine & Injury Center looks forward helping you add physiotherapy to you wellness and health needs. Our team will work together to create a treatment plan that can include physiotherapy as well as our other services.
What Is Physiotherapy?
Physiotherapy is a form of manual therapy that helps restore movement and function to patients who have been affected by injury, disability or illness. Physiotherapists use advanced techniques and care to diagnose, treat and prevent a myriad of heath concerns and movement disorders. Common methods of therapy employed by physiotherapists include manipulation, mobilization, massage, hydrotherapy and electrotherapy. These treatments help patients manage their pain while preventing disease, allowing patients to stay independent for longer.
Physiotherapy Is Great For:
- Repairing damage from an injury
- Reducing stiffness and pain
- Increasing mobility
- Improving quality of life
Common Reasons Patients Look to Physiotherapy
People of any age and walk of life can benefit from this type of therapy. Some of the primary needs physiotherapists serve include:
- Cardiorespiratory Disease and Injury
- Cancer and Palliative Care
- Neurological Disease
- Orthopedic Conditions
- Pediatric Care
- Aquatic and Sports Injury
- And More
How Long Does a Physiotherapy Session Last?
A typical session will last between 30 minutes and one hour, although the duration is largely affected by the nature of the condition. Your first appoint will usually be a little longer in order to thoroughly review your medical condition.
The number of required sessions after that will depend on the severity of the condition and the pace of recovery. Several sessions are almost always necessary to allow for gradual treatment and prevention of additional harm. Our knowledgable staff can make recommendtions and help you come up with a suitable treatment plan. We are able to combine physiotherapy with our other services.
What Does a Typical Physiotherapy Session Entail?
A typical session varies based on the unique needs of the patient and their individual health concerns, as well as the expertise of the physiotherapist.
A typical session includes:
- Evaluation of the patient’s needs and current condition
- Working alongside the patient to establish rehabilitation goals
- Creating a treatment plan based on the patient’s lifestyle and general health
- Prescribing any necessary medications and exercises