This service is suitable for individuals who have had a stroke or have been diagnosed with a neurological condition that results in weakness or balance issues amongst some of the presenting symptoms.
Our physiotherapists can assess your function and provide treatment/management with a functional focus to improve mobility and quality of life.
Pippa and Gertrud are able to treat clients with a variety of neurological conditions including stroke, MS, Parkinson’s, functional neurological disorder, spinal injuries, and acquired brain injuries.
A comprehensive and holistic assessment will be carried out which will lead to the delivery of personalised treatment plans tailored to each client.
Treatments will aim to improve function and independence, achieve goals, and improve quality of life
Treatments may include:
–Strength, conditioning and mobility exercises -Task specific practice -Gait (walking) re-education -Balance training and falls prevention -Pilates -Advising appropriate walking aids, orthotics and splints -Electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) and functional electrical stimulation (FES) for walking -Pain management -Education and self-management
We are dedicated in staying up-to-date with the latest evidence for neurological physiotherapy, and committed to providing compassionate care, to enable individuals with neurological conditions to maximise there potential.
These video clips show Physiotherapist Gertrud Swanevelder guiding Julie through exercises post Stroke as part of long-term recovery.