The best physiotherapy clinic at St. Leonards

PhysiotherapyVery often people suffer from a wide range of pains and aches. Patients suffering from a wide range of musculoskeletal and biochemical issues are treated at St. Leonard’s Physiotherapy. They are also proficient in treating patients with neck and back pain. Their sessions are always one-on-one and most of their treatments are hands-on.

The numerous services offered at St. Leonards are listed below:

Physiotherapy – Physio, St. Leonards are trained and experienced practitioners. They not only the address the symptoms, but also the source of the problem. Physiotherapists are highly trained in biomechanics, anatomy, skeletal function and muscle structure. Treatment applied to each vary with respect to the problem but a few of them are:

  • Manipulation
  • Massage
  • Spinal mobilisation therapy.
  • Joint mobilisation therapy.
  • Core stability training.
  • Pilates conditioning programs.
  • Acupuncture
  • Muscle energy techniques.
  • Gait (walking/running) retraining.

Sports Physiotherapy – Often injured sportsmen use ice and rest and soon get back to training, only to get re-injured. Quick analysis of the extent of an injury requires early assessment of the severity of the injury. St. Leonards provides you with an active rehabilitation program so that you continue your exercises as your injury continues to heal. Their physios have great experience in treating sportsmen, who have suffered from tennis, rugby, netball, golf and running injuries.

Paediatric Physiotherapy – St. Leonards provides specialised paediatric physiotherapy service. They have 3 physiotherapists who exclusively work towards treating children and adolescents. These physiotherapists provide individual exercise programs that help your child regain optimal functions. Some of the paediatric conditions treated by St. Leonards are:

  • Hypermobility
  • Toe walkers.
  • Clumsiness
  • Gait assessment.
  • Growing pains.
  • Torticollis
  • Congenital orthopaedic problems (ex: positional talipes)
  • Neurological problems (ex: cerebral palsy and spasticity)
  • Asymmetric flat head.
  • Splinting and casting.
  • Musculoskeletal and sports injuries in children.
  • Post-operative rehabilitation following surgery (ex: tendon release)

Orthopaedic Rehabilitation – Post orthopaedic operation, you should visit St. Leonards Physiotherapy for rehabilitation. They are passionate in ensuring their patients have a successful rehabilitation process after an injury or operation. Their physiotherapists will guide you step by step until you regain full strength and mobility. The treatments for orthopaedic patients are application and removal of plaster casts and splints, including polyester casts and waterproof fibreglass.

Exercise Classes – Muscle imbalances in the body is caused by poor posture, injuries and repetitive movements. Muscles tend to become short or long. These postures eventually causes overstrain and injuries. Pilates is a kind of exercise in which you have to exercise conscious control over all the muscle movements in the body. St. Leonards have developed a unique assessment process that helps you unravel individual musculoskeletal problems.

Work Rehabilitation – Often poor posture and musculoskeletal imbalances causes’ neck, shoulder or back pain. Correcting the position of your workplace, i.e. your chair, table or computer can help you overcome these issues. Physiotherapists at St. Leonards are experts in correcting these problems.

St. Leonards promises to be punctual and give you as much time needed to accurately assess your problems and render safe and effective treatment. Their treatments are carefully designed such that you won’t need to keep coming back for endless maintenance treatment. So, if you are suffering from any health problems, visit St. Leonards Physiotherapy now.


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