Also known as physical therapy, it is a medical practice that is designed to remediate impairments. Through a series of different treatment programmes, each of them is specialized to promote and enhance movement and function of the body system. Most of the time, they include exercise programmes that involve stretching and strengthening of muscles and body systems. These exercises are able to promote better strength and enhance mobility. This is especially important for those facing impairment caused by injuries. Through physiotherapy, it allows the patient to enjoy better quality of life.
Department of Sri Kota Specialist Medical Centres has a comprehensive range of
equipment which can treat most physio-related medical conditions. It also has
exercising machines which are specifically designed for treatment purposes.
Our qualified Physiotherapists and well-trained staff will assist you in gaining optimum recovery by assessing your specific problem and design a detailed individualised rehabilitation programme.
- A. Electrotherapy
- Shortwave diathermy
- Wax therapy
- Hot & cold packs
- Shockwave therapy
B. Manual therapy
C. Special item request and physiotherapy accessories
Manual therapy is given by using specialised couches such as manipulation couches, tilt table, traction unit and gymnasium equipment like pulley apparatus treadmill, stationary bicycle, quadriceps trainer and rowing machine.
Rehabilitation programmes for:
- Cardio-pulmonary problems
Specially-designed programmes for patients with heart and respiratory-related problems such as asthma, chest congestion and cardiac rehabilitation (post heart surgery exercise)Neurological problems
Physical disabilities which are nerve-related such as stroke, paraplegia and nerve injuries resulting from accidents
Muscle power loss and
joint restrictions due to sports injuries
postnatal exercise programme specially designed for mothers
and specific exercises for elderly group which aim to improve their mobility
preparation and post-operative exercises for abdominal surgeries.