Physiotherapy is a complex and interrelated process of assessment, management and exercise prescription to rehabilitate and improve physical performance for various systems of the human body.
Various sub deciplines of Physiotherapy( practised and researched in the world) includes
1. Neuro Rehabilitation
2. Cardiac Rehabilitation
3. Musculoskeletal Rehabilitaion
4. Peadiatric Rehabilitation
5. Geriatric Rehabilitation
6. Sports Rehabilitation
7 . Fitness Training and Performance Optimisation
8. Falls Rehabilitation
9. Community Rehabilitation
OPD based Physiotherapy includes treatment of the common musculoskeletal problems of the community like Arthritis, Back and Neck pain, Soft tissue rheumatism etc.
OPD based Physiotherapy is provided in various hospitals of Pakistan oN Physiotherapy OPD basis
Various private Physiotherapy clinics are working across the country under the supervision of qualified physiotherapists. in these clinics, treatment is provided using modalities/equipments which are based on the principles of PHYSICS like Ultrasound, Low Frequency Currents, High Frequency Muscle Stimulation, Short Wave Diathermy, Microwave Diathermy, TENS and Hot & Cold Packs.
In addition to the electric equipments, various types of manipulations and joint mobilizations are also performed in Physiotherapy treatment sessions.
Cyriax, McKenzie, Maitland, Range of Motion exercises and stretchings are also included in OPD based physiotherapy treatment sessions.
“ HANDS ARE MADE FOR HEALING AND HEALING LIES IN THE TOUCH”
(Principal British school of Reflexology)
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