What is Manipulative Physiotherapy ?
Manipulative Physiotherapy ( or Orthopaedic Manipulative Physiotherapy ) is one of the specialties of Physiotherapy. Manipulative Physiotherapist has further studies in recognized institute, on diagnosis and treatment of more complicated musculoskeletal disorders. Through manual therapy, Manipulative Physiotherapist is capable to cure chronic and complicated musculoskeletal disorders.
How Manipulative Physiotherapist work to cure?
Manipulative Physiotherapist interviews the patient and examines the patient’s muscles, joints and nerves thoroughly, in order to find out the source and cause of disorder and pain.
2. Manual Therapy
Though manual therapy, Manipulative Physiotherapist mobilizes the affected musculoskeletal tissues, then pain will reduce and function will restore gradually.
3. Supplementary Treatment
During the treatment course Manipulative Physiotherapist also use electrical stimulation, ultrasound, thermal modalities and acupuncture to help reduce tissue inflammation and muscle spasm.
Manipulative Physiotherapist will instruct the patient proper posture, home exercise and self cure tips, to let the patient participate the rehabilitation proactively.
Who needs Physiotherapy? You need physiotherapy if you are suffering from:
Pain and stiffness of muscle and joint
Injuries to your muscles, ligaments, joints and other soft tissues
Repetitive Strains and Sprains