Physiotherapy followed by rehabilitation is a complete clinical and cost effective intervention for patients who have suffered adverse physical injury due to an accident, or illness
The department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation at United Hospital is dedicated to optimize the patient's function by working relentlessly on restoring their physical function so that they can resume their lifestyle activities. Our experts and Healthcare professionals offer personalized treatment plans and exercises that are curated not only to treat their present condition but also helps in strengthening their muscles and bones that increasing the overall strength of the body. Rehabilitation experts focus on changing the functional disability and lifestyle restriction of a patient in order to help them to improve their functional goals which is required especially in cases such as sports injuries. The Department of Physiotherapy has experts who play a vital role in prevention, assessment, identification, treatment and rehabilitation of patients in order to improve their movement and function which is usually affected by injury, disease, aging or other physical factors. Our aim at United Hospital is to increase the mobility, movement, function and quality of life by treating the patient holistically keeping their psychological emotional, physical and social well being in consideration.
Cryotherapy and heat therapy
Professional athletes and people with sedentary jobs often have stiff muscles that cause pain which becomes an obstruction in their daily work. In such cases, in order to improve the movement, joint mobility and blood circulation, cryotherapy and heat therapy is required.
Soft tissue mobilization
Soft tissue mobilization technique is also known as therapeutic massage that helps the body in relaxing the muscles, reducing the swelling and specific regions. This is an excellent technique used to treat pain associated with sports injuries.
Electrotherapy is basically an energy-based physiotherapy that involves electric stimulation. It helps patients that suffer from paralysis and reduced mobility.
Therapeutic ultrasound is a modern technique that utilizes sound waves to treat injuries in the body. In this the sound waves are absorbed by the ligaments and tendons that helps in relieving pain in people suffering from arthritis and muscle strain.
Kinesio tape is applied on the skin in order to stabilize the joints and muscles while treating the patient; it does not obstruct any movement and helps in providing a wide range of motion.