Individuals don’t have to be injured to benefit from the services of a physiotherapist at Northern Districts Physiotherapy Eastwood (NDPE). The practice’s therapies play an essential role in relieving pain, restoring movement and rehabilitating injuries. Physiotherapy is appropriate for patients with injuries, chronic disease and mood disorders.
Depending upon the needs of the patient, physiotherapy can reduce the need for prescription medications and offers an alternative to surgical interventions. Therapies assist in addressing conditions ranging from asthma and incontinence to low bone density and organ failure.
Patients with neurological and musculoskeletal conditions, traumatic brain injuries, and developmental disorders have access to advanced techniques and technology to improve health and overall functionality. Even TMJ pain and migraine headaches can be alleviated with physiotherapy techniques.
World-class athletes around the globe have embraced the use of physiotherapy to enhance their performance and help reduce the risk of injuries. Services enable athletes at any level of ability to stay healthy, fit and in optimal condition during training and competition.
Physiotherapists play an essential role in preparing amputees for prosthetic limbs. The trained professionals provide patients with education and assistance on using mobility aids that includes walkers and wheelchairs, canes and crutches, and motorized conveyances. They conduct ergonomic and work assessments for more efficient ways of moving and preventing injuries.
Services are beneficial for those suffering from depression and seasonal affective disorder. They elevate the mood, relieve stress and promote restorative sleep. Techniques are an integral element in anger management programs and for those with substance abuse issues. Physiotherapy is effective for current problems and those with residual consequences.
Therapies can be used individually or in combination with other methods. Therapeutic massage, clinical Pilates and prescription exercise are all available therapies. Dry needling, custom orthotics and methods to retrain the body in the proper way to move are offered, and gait assessments identify areas of potential problems.
The services at Northern Districts Physiotherapy Eastwood are appropriate for children and adults. Therapies relieve pain, help maintain mobility and encompass a strong psychological element to provide patients with a better quality of life.
For more information, call 02 9874 8410.