Physiotherapy - A Physiotherapists approach to Lower Back Pain
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The physiotherapist looks to impart the knowledge and neccesseay skills for
the patient to take responsibility to improve and maintain their health.
Physiotherapists are trained to diagnose problems in the
joints and muscles of the body, and will carry out a comprehensive assessment of the body function. After an assessment
the physio will discuss and implement a treatment plan for your particular problem. A physiotherapy program for your injuries or your low back pain etc provides a wide range of treatments to relieve
pain, promote relaxation and restore movement. They include manipulation, mobilisation and massage. Exercise is used to
increase general fitness and to strengthen muscles which support the spine. If you are prone to back pain, a physiotherapist
can also offer preventive advice.