During pregnancy, your body constantly changes. Your muscles stretch, especially those in your abdomen and your pelvic floor. Your ligaments that provide support for your joints also soften.
If you are about to or have had major orthopaedic surgery, such as joint replacement or reconstruction and repair, it is advisable to see us to provide prehabilitation ‘Prehab’ and rehabilitation ‘Rehab’
Dry Needling can also be used to stimulate tissue, healing in ‘slow to heal’ conditions by reactivating the body inflammatory and resolution mechanisms
Our Physiotherapists are able to provide patients with a comprehensive musculoskeletal assessment that incorporates assessment of posture, range of motion of each joint, assessment of muscle strength and muscle balance.
Programs are designed to be work specific and address strengthening the body to enable it to cope with the particular physical stresses of each individual’s work.
Lymphoedema Care SA is now offering consulting services at Blackwood. Karin Stepputtis has been a physiotherapist and specialist in Lymphoedema Management for over 30 years.
Our physiotherapists are highly experienced in providing fast and effective management and treatment
Our Clinical Exercise Classes are geared to improve your stability, posture, balance, coordination and flexibility
The assessment, diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries is essential for a effective and swift recovery.