Neurological Hydrotherapy

 

Neurological hydrotherapy is the treatment of patients who have a neurological disorder in warm water.  As neurological hydrotherapists we have a vast amount of experience in treating neurological patients. Our aim is to maximise our patients' functional ability and improve their quality of life by combining our knowledge, experience and expertise with a determined, positive and reassuring approach.

Find out more about which conditions we treat at the hydrotherapy pool in the Putteridge Estate.

 

Neurological Hydrotherapy Treatment Techniques

 

Every one of our hydrotherapy patients has different needs and goals, which is why at Physio-Life we create tailored treatment plans. These may include:
 

  • Muscle strengthening and stretching
  • Joint range of movement exercises
  • Cardiovascular exercise
  • Postural awareness
  • Balance reeducation

 

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Vestibular Rehabilitation

 

Vestibular rehabilitation is the assessment and treatment of dizziness or balance problems which are often caused by a dysfunction of the vestibular system. We aim to identify and treat the cause of your dizziness or balance problems as early as possible, reducing the impact these symptoms may be having on your life.

Find out more about which vestibular disorders we treat at our clinics in either Welwyn Garden City or Hitchin.

 

Vestibular Rehabilitation Treatment Techniques

 

Every one of our vestibular patients has different needs and goals, which is why at Physio-Life we create tailored treatment plans. These may include:

 

  • Particle repositioning manoeuvres e.g. Epley and Semont
  • Balance re-education exercises
  • Head, body and eye exercises
  • Postural awareness
  • Falls prevention advice

 

To find out more about Physio-Life and how we work, visit our about page.

 

Respiratory Physiotherapy

 

Respiratory physiotherapy or pulmonary rehabilitation is a specialist physio treatment of the lungs and breathlessness that can be provided in conjunction with the care you receive from your GP or respiratory specialist. Through pulmonary rehabilitation we aim to identify, normalise and maximise your breathing function.

Find out more about which respiratory disorders we treat at our clinics in either Welwyn Garden City or Hitchin.

 

Respiratory Physiotherapy Treatment Techniques

 

Every one of our respiratory patients has different needs and goals, which is why at Physio-Life we create tailored treatment plans. These may include:

•     Breathing exercises to reduce your breathing rate or to gain control of shortness of breath
•     Use of the Buteyko Breathing Technique
•     Exercises to clear your lungs of excess mucus
•     Education such as correct inhaler technique
•     Posture correction and condition management
•     General exercise assessment/advice

To find out more about Physio-Life and how we work, visit our about page.