Physiotherapy is the use of physical therapies to provide pain relief and aid recovery after surgery, trauma, illness and debilitation. The aim is to achieve a rapid recovery to full fitness and function, with restoration of mobility and quality of life.

The techniques used include:

  • Massage
  • Thermotherapy - hot and cold packing
  • Acupuncture
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Hydrotherapy

The range of conditions treated is vast but the most common are:

  • Orthopaedic conditions – conservative or post surgical management
  • Neurological conditions
  • Sports injuries
  • General muscular, joint and spinal pain and injuries
  • Performance problems or enhancement of the sporting or working animal