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Discussing the benefits of a physiotherapist.

A physiotherapist is worthwhile if you have just had an injury, experiencing muscle pain or battling to move. We discuss what a physiotherapist does, the benefits of going to a physiotherapist and who needs physiotherapy.

What does a physiotherapist do?

A physiotherapist is a person who helps individuals who suffer from pain, aches, injury, illness, disability through movement and exercise. They offer manual therapy, education and advice. They assist patients in managing pain and to help prevent diseases. They assist individuals of all ages.

What are the benefits or going to a physiotherapist?

A physiotherapist reduces and eliminates body pain. They help avoid surgery and assist by means of massage and exercise. They improve mobility. A physio can assist with the after effects of a stroke, sports injury or fall. A physio manages age related issues and manage diabetes and vascular conditions. They have the ability to improve balance and actually prevent falls.

Who needs physiotherapy?

It all depends on the patient and what they are experiencing. A person who doesn’t want to go for surgery should try physiotherapy. Someone experiencing pain or difficulty moving. A person who is recovering from a stroke or paralysis should see a physio. If you are recovering from a trauma or injury, a physio can assist. If your movement is stiff and need to work on your mobility and flexibility it’s a good idea to consult in a physiotherapist.

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