Post Operative Care

Your surgeon or treating doctor has skilfully managed your injury or illness but this is only the first step on your road to recovery.

Following surgery or fracture management, physiotherapy plays a very important role in managing your pain and rehabilitating you back to a fully functioning level.

Our physiotherapists are able to provide tailored treatment for the following conditions:

  • Serious fractures
  • Total Hhp replacement
  • Knee replacement
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Anterior cruciate ligament repair
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Spinal fusion surgery
  • Spinal discectomy and decompression
  • Patellar surgery
  • Ankle and foot surgery
  • Achilles tendon repair
  • Carpel tunnel release
  • Shoulder Acromioplasty
  • Elbow Arthroplasty

 

Therapy may include, but is not limited to:

  • Functional rehabilitation
  • Mobility/transfer retraining
  • Safe graded exercise programs
  • Joint range of movement therapy
  • Gait re-education
  • Pain management
  • Dry needling
  • Hydrotherapy

Improvements from post-operative physiotherapy include:

  • Increased function and independence
  • Improved joint range of movement
  • Increased muscle strength
  • Decreased pain
  • Decreased swelling

Improved mobility and transfers.