What is Physiotherapy?
Physiotherapy, or physical therapy, is drug-free healthcare for assessment, treatment and prevention of injury or disease by physical rehabilitation. Physiotherapy is a recognized, regulated health profession shaped by scientific evidence, ethical practice, and quality clinical education and competencies.
Your Physiotherapist. Physiotherapists are highly skilled primary care health professionals who provide safe and effective care to clients of all ages in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of acute and chronic physical conditions. Your physiotherapist can also address injury prevention and health promotion.
Physiotherapy at Complete Balance
At Complete Balance, we apply a collaborative and reasoned approach to help improve your condition or illness and physical function to achieve your health goals. We believe strongly in encouraging your independence and your active participation in the process of getting better and regaining your confidence to return to a healthy lifestyle.
In addition to our typical toolkit, physiotherapy at Complete Balance has the unique opportunity to partner with the full complement of your circle of care, including our highly qualified team of alternative healthcare professionals. For example, our Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Practitioners can also provide complimenting interventions such as acupuncture that have been effectively paired with physical rehabilitation processes for improved and speedy outcomes.
What are Physiotherapists effective in treating?
Physiotherapists are effective in treating physical conditions. Some common examples include:
- Back Pain
- Cancer related sequelae
- Chronic Pain
- Falls Prevention
- Joint replacements, like hip, knee and shoulders
- Musculoskeletal injuries, such as sprains, strains and fractures
- Neck Pain
- Osteopenia and Osteoporosis
- Pre- and post-surgical rehabilitation
- Stroke rehabilitation
- Wrist and ankle pain
- And more…