The Physiotherapy Department at SRV Hospital strives to provide highly specialized and tailored services to patients of all ages with various medical conditions or disabilities. These physiotherapy treatments can be applied in a wide range of medical fields, including Orthopedics, Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology, Gerontology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, Rheumatology, General Surgery, Diabetology, and Sports Medicine. The team is committed to delivering exceptional quality pre and post-operative physiotherapy services to both in-patients and out-patients. The center has a fully equipped fitness area for exercise and rehabilitation, with a focus on continual improvement of the patient’s functional status. The team utilizes an expert approach to rehabilitation, actively educating and advising patients on physical therapy and exercise to promote restoration of strength, movement, and function, ultimately leading to a quicker recovery.
The department of Physiotherapy at SRV Hospitals aims at restoring, maintaining, and enhancing the patient's mobility, functioning and overall well-being.
Scope of Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy is a branch of medical science that deals with rehabilitation to remedy or cure injuries or impairments. Some of the most common conditions that are treated under physiotherapy include:
Physical therapists can help patients manage pain caused by conditions such as arthritis, back pain, and post-surgical pain.
Physical therapists can help patients recover from illnesses and injuries, such as stroke, spinal cord injury, and trauma.
Physical therapists can help patients improve their mobility, balance, and coordination through exercises and training.
Physical therapists can help patients with respiratory conditions, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or asthma, improve their breathing through exercises and techniques.
Physical therapists can help patients with wounds heal by providing treatments such as wound dressings, exercises, and education on wound care.
Physical therapists can help patients with Lymphedema to manage the condition through exercises, compression therapy, and education on the condition.
Physical therapists can help elderly maintain their independence and function through exercises, balance training, and fall prevention.
Physical therapy services at SRV Hospitals are provided to patients on an inpatient, outpatient or daycare basis, depending on the patient’s condition and need. The treatment plan is developed by the physical therapist in collaboration with the patient.
Some common symptoms that may indicate a need for physiotherapy include:
Pain or discomfort in the muscles, joints, or bones
Limited range of motion or stiffness
Weakness or fatigue in the affected area
Injuries, such as strains, sprains, or fractures
Neurological conditions, such as stroke or multiple sclerosis
Chronic conditions, such as arthritis or fibromyalgia
Balance and coordination problems
It is always best to consult with a healthcare professional such as a doctor or physiotherapist to determine if
physiotherapy would be beneficial for you.
Physiotherapy, also known as physical therapy, is a healthcare profession that focuses on helping individuals recover, improve or maintain physical function and mobility. Physiotherapy may be needed for a variety of conditions, including:
Musculoskeletal injuries, such as sprains, strains, and fractures.
Back and neck pain, including herniated discs and sciatica.
Arthritis, including osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
Neurological disorders, such as stroke, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson's disease.
Sports injuries, including concussions, ACL tears, and rotator cuff injuries.
Respiratory conditions, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma.
Post-surgical rehabilitation, such as joint replacements or spinal surgeries.
Chronic pain, including fibromyalgia and complex regional pain syndrome.
Balance and gait disorders, such as vertigo and fall prevention.
Pediatric conditions, such as cerebral palsy and developmental delays.
The need for physiotherapy depends on the individual case and the patient’s goals and expectations. Physiotherapy treatment plans may include exercise therapy, manual therapy, electrotherapy, and education on self-management techniques to improve function and mobility.
Advance Treatments with SRV Hospital
Physiotherapy, also known as physical therapy, includes a wide range of treatments and exercises that aim to improve physical function, relieve pain, and prevent injury or disability. Some common treatments used in physiotherapy include:
Manual therapy: This includes techniques such as massage, mobilization, and manipulation to improve joint mobility and reduce pain.
Exercise therapy: This includes the use of specific exercises to improve strength, flexibility, and overall fitness.
Electrotherapy: This includes the use of electrical stimulation to promote healing, reduce pain, and improve muscle function.
Education and advice: Physiotherapists also provide advice and education on how to manage conditions, prevent injury, and promote overall health and well-being.
Other modalities: Such as ultrasound, TENS, dry needling, and more.
The treatment plan provided by doctors at SRV Hospitals will be tailored to each individual patient, depending on their specific condition, symptoms, and goals.
A physiotherapist can address a variety of conditions, including sports injuries, musculoskeletal issues, neurological problems, pediatric care, and others depending on their area of expertise. Some common issues that can be treated by a physiotherapist include pain and discomfort in the neck and back caused by muscle and skeletal issues, problems with bones, joints, muscles, and ligaments such as arthritis, symptoms like fatigue, pain, stiffness, and loss of muscle strength, and loss of mobility resulting from injuries to the brain or spine, or conditions like Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis.
SRV Hospital is a state-of-the-art multispecialty tertiary care facility in Goregaon that brings to the community a unique healthcare experience where a community of caregivers works closely with renowned doctors in a collaborative approach to improve both the health of our patients and the practice of medicine.