Physical therapists manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities. They help in restoring function, improve mobility, relieve pain and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or diseases. A physiotherapist examines the patient to establish his/her sensed needs focusing on strength, flexibility, sitting and standing balance, coordination and build a treatment plan using exercise regime, techniques and modalities.
- Electrotherapy modalities like Electrical Stimulation, Ultrasound Therapy (UST), Infra Red Therapy, Laser Therapy, Pain relief modalities like Interferential therapy (IFT), Cervical and Lumbar Traction
- Joint and Soft-tissue Mobilization
- Balance and Coordination Training
- Core Body Strength Training
- Body Weight Support Treadmill Training for Functional Mobility and Gait Training
- Ergonomics, Body Mechanics and Energy Conservation Training
- Neuromuscular Re-education
- Pulmonary and Cardiac Therapy
- Sports specific therapy
- Therapeutic Exercises
- Lymphedema Management
- Myofascial Release
Rehabilitation Medicine or Physiatry is also known as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. This branch of medicine aims to restore and enhance functional abilities and quality of life of those with physical impairments or disabilities. This specialty emphasizes on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of clinical conditions that lead to limitations in function. The conventional medical approach aims “adding years to life” and this specialty with its functional model accomplishes “adding life to years”.
Rehabilitation Medicine at Orthomed Hospitals provides comprehensive multi-disciplinary rehabilitation program for all age groups. Our unique and customized programs are designed to promote or enhance recovery, health and wellness that fit each patient’s needs. It helps them to reach their fullest potential while enhancing their overall quality of life upon return to community. Emphasis is on minimizing pain & suffering, maximizing functional outcome in areas of mobility, self care, communication, cognition and psychosocial adjustment for patients.
Our patients may be homemakers or corporate officials, students or retirees, expecting mothers, children or neonates, sports enthusiasts or trainees. As each one’s needs are as varied as their lifestyles, we endeavor to provide one-to-one care from our highly qualified staff. PMR aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with debilitation of any form or degree, physical impairments or disabilities.
Our highly trained and experienced Sports physiotherapists offer a wide range of services and methods of treatment to ensure our patients receive the best possible care and get back on track, doing the things they love.
Our patients can range from elite athletes and sporting teams, recreational athletes and active people of all ages with general aches and pains. We also specialise in helping patients recover from orthopaedic surgery.
We are a hands-on and exercise based practice and use a range of techniques which include:
- Tapping Technique
- Exercise prescription and instruction
- Massage and soft tissue releases
- Advice for sport and work
- Gym based rehabilitation
When you vist one of our physiotherapists, they will conduct a thorough and accurate assessment of your injury and explain in detail the cause, implications and recovery expectations. Our physiotherapists also provide full, detailed individualised rehabilitation programs and regular guidance and support to help you get back on track.Our aim is to ensure you experience the earliest and safest recovery to your pre-injury lifestyle, and recieve the education and knowledge required to prevent further injury.By having a team of senior physiotherapists who have a wealth of experience in physiotherapy management in orthopaedics, sport and education, combined with a group of young dedicated and enthusiastic physiotherapists, helps us deliver consistently high levels of patient satisfaction on our annual surveys.
Some of the other services we offer to the players are:
- Gym facilities
- Individual rehabilitation programs
- Post-operative rehabilitation