Pre & Post Operative Care In Parmelia, WA
Pre-operative care or “pre-hab” aims to optimise strength and flexibility of the affected area before having surgery. By improving the function of a joint prior to an operation, the speed of recovery post-operatively is drastically improved as well as the expected post-operative outcomes. And In some cases, the surgery may no longer be needed!
After your surgery, your therapist will utilise a range of techniques, specific to your condition and in accordance to your post-operative protocols. Working to avoid secondary complications and ensure a speedy recovery some techniques and services may use includes: review and progressions of your post-operative exercise program, soft tissue massage, dry needling, joint stretches, balance and movement pattern correction, muscle activation retraining, hydrotherapy and gym based strengthening.
Common conditions we treat:
- Joint replacement surgery including knee and hip
- Rotator cuff repairs
- ACL reconstruction
- Joint fusions
- Back or neck surgeries including fusions, discectomies and laminectomies