Who can benefit from hydrotherapy?
Manchester Physio can provide hydrotherapy for children and adults with various conditions and injuries. Hydrotherapy can be used as a single treatment or as part of a collection of treatments individualised for the patient.
Hydrotherapy can be beneficial for the following:
- Neurological conditions
- Orthopaedic conditions (post surgery or post fracture)
- Paediatric patients
Benefits of hydrotherapy
Hydrotherapy can be beneficial in the treatment of adults and children. Hydrotherapy uses the principles of heat and buoyancy to allow for effective treatment. The water used in hydrotherapy pools is of a higher temperature than those of regular swimming pools and it is the principle of the therapeutic effect of this heat process that is the basis for hydrotherapy.
- Reduce joint stiffness
- Strengthen muscles
- Reduce/manage pain
- Relaxes muscles
- Improve balance and coordination
- Improves psychological relaxation
Arrange an appointment
If you would to make an appointment for a hydrotherapy session with one of our highly qualified physiotherapists, please contact Manchester Physio at 0161 883 0077.