Who needs physical therapy?

Who needs physical therapy? Regardless of your age, if you have a problem with normal mobility, you may benefit from working with a physical therapist to help you return to optimal function. A list of some of the most common reasons to seek physical therapy includes: Neck pain. Lower back pain. Arthritis in one or multiple joints. Fractures and other orthopedic conditions. Bowel or bladder incontinence. Problems with balance or mobility. Chronic fatigue and weakness. Pre- and post-surgical conditioning and

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Types of Treatment Modalities Used in Physiotherapy

Types of Treatment Modalities Used in Physiotherapy Manual therapy Manual therapy is a technique used by physiotherapists to manipulate and mobilize affected joints by massaging them with the use of their hands.   Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) therapy It is a technique wherein a small battery-driven device is used to send low-grade current through the electrodes placed on the skin surface. A TENS device temporarily relieves the pain of the affected area. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) therapy. Magnetic

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