Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability. It can also help to reduce your risk of injury or illness in the future.
When is physiotherapy used?
Physiotherapy can be helpful for people of all ages with a wide range of health conditions, including problems affecting the:
- bones, joints and soft tissue& such as back pain, neck pain ,shoulder pain, sports injuries
- brain or nervous system & such as movement problems resulting from a stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS),Parkinson's disease
- heart and circulation such as rehabilitation after a heart attack
- lungs and breathing such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis