Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that assists people to restore, maintain and maximize their strength, function, movement, and well being. Physiotherapists have an in depth knowledge of how the body works and specialized hands-on clinical skills to assess, diagnose, and treat symptoms of illness, injury and disability.
Physiotherapy includes rehabilitation, as well as prevention on injury, and promotion of health and fitness. Physiotherapists often work in teams with other health professionals to help meet an individual’s health care needs.
Physiotherapy can help you
- become stronger and more flexible
- increase freedom of movement and mobility
- reduce pain
- stay active
- prevent injury