Physiotherapy is a type of physical therapy that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disorders of the musculoskeletal system and their effects on the nervous system. Physiotherapy involves a range of techniques including manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, lifestyle advice, nutritional advice, and more. Following are the answers to several questions we frequently receive regarding physiotherapy.
What conditions can chiropractic physiotherapy help with?
Physiotherapy can help with a variety of conditions, including neck and back pain, headaches, sciatica, disc herniation, whiplash, sprains and strains, tendonitis, and carpal tunnel syndrome. It can also help with conditions related to poor posture like scoliosis or poor biomechanics.
What can I expect during a chiropractic physiotherapy session?
You can expect to be assessed and evaluated by our physiotherapist. Your treatment plan will be tailored to your individual needs and may include manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, and lifestyle and nutritional advice.
What is manual therapy?
Manual therapy is a type of physiotherapy that involves using the hands to apply pressure to joints and muscles to improve joint mobility, reduce pain, and improve flexibility.
What should I wear to a chiropractic physiotherapy session?
It is best to wear comfortable, loose clothing that is not restrictive. This will allow our physiotherapist to assess and treat you more effectively.
How long does a chiropractic physiotherapy session last?
The length of a chiropractic physiotherapy session depends on the individual treatment plan. Generally, sessions can last anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour.
Can chiropractic physiotherapy near me help with headaches?
Chiropractic physiotherapy can help with headaches by helping to reduce tension in the neck and shoulders, which can be a cause of headaches. Manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, and lifestyle and nutritional advice can also help to reduce the frequency and intensity of headaches.
Is physiotherapy treatment suitable for all ages?
Physiotherapy is suitable for all ages, from children to seniors.
Can chiropractic physiotherapy help with sports injuries?
Yes, chiropractic physiotherapy can help with sports injuries to reduce pain, improve mobility, and speed up recovery.
What are therapeutic exercises?
Therapeutic exercises are prescribed by a physiotherapist to help improve strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination.
Schedule an Appointment with Our Chiropractor in Ham Lake for Physiotherapy Treatment
Call Crosstown Chiropractic Clinic today at (763) 434-5714 for more information on physiotherapy or to schedule an appointment with our chiropractor.