Ugarchand Patel Supported by :Paras Pharma
Physiotherapy is a paramedical profession that assesses and provides treatment to individuals to develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and function throughout life. This includes providing treatment in circumstances where movement and function are threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors.
Therapy is concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention and rehabilitation. This encompasses physical, psychological, emotional, and social well being. It involves the interaction between physiotherapist, patients, health professionals, families, care givers, and communities.
Therapists use an individual’s history and physical examination to arrive at a diagnosis and establish a management plan and, when necessary, incorporate the results of laboratory and imaging studies
Physiotherapy has many specialties including cardiopulmonary, geriatrics, neurologic, orthopedic and pediatrics.. We facilitates in many settings, such as outpatient clinics, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, skilled nursing facilities, and extended care facilities,
There are many conditions that affect many people as they grow older and include arthritis, osteoporosis, cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, hip and joint replacement, balance disorders, incontinence, etc.
Neurological physical therapy is a field focused on working with individuals who have a neurological disorder or disease. These include Alzheimer’s disease, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), ALS, brain injury, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, spinal cord injury, and stroke. Common impairments associated with neurologic conditions include impairments of vision, balance, ambulation, activities of daily living, movement, muscle strength and loss of functional independence.
Orthopaedicphysiotherpist diagnose, manage, and treat disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system including rehabilitation after orthopaedic surgery. They are trained in the treatment of post-operative orthopaedic procedures, fractures, acute sports injuries, arthritis, sprains, strains, back and neck pain, spinal conditions and amputations.
Pediatric physiotherapists assist in early detection of health problems and uses a wide variety of modalities to treat disorders in the pediatric population. These therapists are specialized in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of infants, children, and adolescents with a variety of congenital, developmental, neuromuscular, skeletal, or acquired disorders/diseases. Treatments focus on improving gross and fine motor skills, balance and coordination, strength and endurance as well as cognitive and sensory processing/integration. Children with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, or torticollis may be treated.