I am C.Jeyachandran, senior consultant of physiotherapy and founder of the sun physiotherapy clinic. I have 15+ years of experience in the field of physiotherapy and at the same time I have learned many things from the people who were suffering from injury. So I have decided to give positive thoughts and increase the patients confident level and these both things will give more energy to the patients for their cooperation and recover very soon. We started sun physiotherapy clinic in the year of 2012 at Vandiyur. We have shown a tremendous growth by opening 9 other clinics in Madurai. We are running the clinics successfully for the past 5 years by providing quality service with practitioner staffs. We have 20+ experienced physiotherapists in our clinics who render dedicated service to the people.
Neurodevelopmental treatment (NDT) is a hands-on treatment approach used by physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists. NDT was developed to enhance the function of adults and children who have difficulty controlling movement as a result of neurological challenges, such as cerebral palsy, stroke, and head injury. This therapy uses guided or facilitated movements as a treatment strategy to ensure correlation of input from tactile, vestibular, and somatosensory receptors within the body.
Neurological rehabilitation is doctor supervised programme designed for people with disease , trauma or disorder of the nervous system. Neurological rehabilitation can often improve function, reduce symptoms, and improve the well being of patients.
A Neurological rehabilitation therapist is a physiotherapist who specialized in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with movement problem due to disease or injury to the nervous system.
Physiotherapist can help improve or restore the mobility you need to move forward with your life.
The success of your operation depends on your doctor and your physiotherapist after your surgery.
In hospital post operation, you may be provided with simple physical therapy exercises to minimise complications such as chest infection or DVT’s. You may even be prescribed some early strengthening or stretching exercises. Once you are discharged, you must start physiotherapy rehabilitation to optimise your performance back to sports, work or functional activities.
Common Orthopedics Surgeries Requiring Post-Operative Physiotherapy Care
Importance of Post Operation Physiotherapy Care
After Post-orthopaedic surgery, you can start pain relief treatments and exercise progression to fully regain your strength, flexibility and function. The quickest, safest and easiest way to return to your day to day activities is by consulting a physiotherapist experienced in post-operation rehabilitation.
At PhysioClinic, we’ll happily assist you in your post-operation care. We are familiar with the treatment protocols prescribed by most Orthopapedic Surgeons in Singapore. We be happy to liase with your surgeon to determine any specific requirements based on your individual surgery.
Our Physiotherapists will work with you to develop a tailor made rehabilitation program to ensure you make the best possible recovery in the quickest time. Whatever your needs, we’ll get you back to your work, sport or day to day activites as soon as possible.
Cold therapy is effective in minimizing pain and swelling, especially in acute (immediate) injuries. It may also be used just after deep kneading massage (DKM). Examples of cold therapy are ice pack application and ice massage.
Applying heat can help improve your blood flow especially at the site of injury, thus, speeding up healing. In addition, it can help soften tight tissues and relieves pain. There are several heating modalities and devices available including
Electrical stimulation is used to prevent muscle atrophy (wasting) in people with paralysis and assist in gaining some degree of muscle strength, such as after a knee surgery. In electrical stimulation, electrodes are placed on the surface of the skin, which can cause muscles to shorten.
TENS, or transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, is a type of electrical stimulation. It is a small battery-powered device that sends low current through the electrodes place on the skin surface. A TENS device does not cause the muscles to contract, but rather helps temporarily relieve pain.
Range of motion exercises are often prescribed to increase or maintain flexibility of your joints and to reduce stiffness. There several types of range of motion exercises often prescribed including the following
Certain conditions can make your muscles to become weak. Strengthening exercises is an important part of physiotherapy rehabilitation to prepare you for your return to your original performance level or highest possible function.
Soft tissue mobilization or therapeutic massage may be a part of your physiotherapy treatment to relax your tight muscles, relieve pain and reduce swelling.
The following are other physiotherapy treatments. More information will be provided in future topics.
Another important aspect of physiotherapy rehabilitation is patient / family education. You will learn so much from your physiotherapist about your particular condition, what you can do at home to manage your symptoms, precautions to observe, and repeat injury prevention.
Laser Treatments are becoming increasingly popular for patients seeking alternative pain management techniques. Laser Therapy can:
Lymphatic system is the body first line of defense in fighting with pain, inflammation, body infection, detoxifying, and moving metabolic waste and toxin out of the body. When the lymph nodes becomes blocked, fluid builds up and accumulate causing whole lymphatic system to become toxic, making us feel lethargic low energy level and more susceptible to sickness.
By stimulating this system through massage, it works more efficiently, which in turn boosts the immune system, clears blockages, eliminates toxins, transports nutrients to cells and increases the metabolism.
Our lymphatic Therapy is a highly effective with either 2 methods, depending on individual condition:
Lymphatic Drainage is highly recommended for:
Lymphatic Therapy Benefits:
Covers a wide area of problems concerning the elderly. There are many conditions that affect people as they grow old. which includes:
Physiotherapist plays important role in enabling older people to use a number of body system to enhance mobility and independence.
Sadly in some situation neither improvement nor even maintenance of functional mobility can be achieved. In those cases physiotherapist can make a difference by helping older people to be comfortable and pain free.
Physiotherapist have worked to understand the problem of aging.
One category is the problem that a patient simply does not use their limbs or doesn't exercise and this problem can be addressed by the conditioning through range of motion and other exercises.
Another category geriatric physiotherapy deals with his cardio vascular disease, like heart disease and stroke and can be addressed by the exercise , aqua therapy, electrical stimulation, and many more can be used.
The third category is skeletal problem such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. These problem requires special attention as osteoporosis makes patient frailer, and osteoarthritis is very painful.
Geriatric physiotherapist is responsible for preventing many falls because they work with balance and gait. geriatric physiotherapy is a proven means for older adults to improve mobility and balance , built strength , boost confidence in their physical abilities, and remain active over years.
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