Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy encompasses all forms of physiotherapy to help restore movement and function to as near as possible when someone is effected by injury.
It treats all forms ailments and conditions which effect muscles, joints and soft tissues.
Injuries that can be benefited from musculoskeletal physiotherapy can include
Injuries can require these forms of assessment and treatment to optimise healing and the recovery process. Upon assessment the physiotherapist will work with you to set goals and develop and appropriate rehabilitation program.
They will utilise where appropriate a combination of –
The most appropriate treatments will be selected upon the clinical judgement and the experience of the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist on the findings from the initial assessment. Treatments for musculoskeletal injuries aim to:
These will all be considered by the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist when they are developing the treatment plan.