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Benefits of Treatment

`The benefits of physiotherapy treatment are well researched. Preventative exercise based approaches are combined with deep tissue massage, electrotherapy, acupuncture  and manipulation. All work really well to reduce pain, relax muscles and strengthen the body. We all know that Physiotherapy treatment Works. It’s clinically tested, cost-effective and can make an enormous difference to peoples quality of life.  Physiotherapy is perfect for treating everyday  mishaps, work or sports  injuries. Physical rehabilitation after road traffic accidents, surgery or illness can reduce the use of painkillers and reduce the risk of ongoing pain.

Benefits of treatment at the Hatfield Practice

  • No waiting lists – Unfortunately NHS waiting times for physiotherapy can be painfully long and “just in the gym style exercises”. 
  • Immediate convenient appointments – Our Physiotherapists are available from 8am – 8pm. The late appointments are available so you can come after work.
  • Professional physiotherapy clinical expertise – Professional and experienced physiotherapists who work as a team.
  • Speedy physiotherapy diagnosis and treatment – Our ability to cross refer between Physio, Osteopathy or  Acupuncture means rapid recovery.
  • 100% individual attention – Our Physiotherapists dont multi bed and concentrate on you. Guaranteed privacy for you.
  • Our physiotherapist take time – We provide optimum treatment times, for the best treatments. Speedy effective results.
  • Hands on treatments  – We wont just plug you into a machine. Our hands on style is our strength. We won’t just give you exercises and stretchy bands!
  • Courtesy calls To establish effectiveness of Physiotherapy treatments and answer any questions.
  • Dedicated physiotherapy practice – Integrated team working together. Not just a “Physio in a gym” service ! 
  • Chartered physiotherapy logo, Hatfield Practice. Benifits of treatment

Chartered physiotherapy at the Hatfield Practice 

Everyone can benefit from Physiotherapy!

Wether you are recovering from back  pain  or suffering after that weekend rugby or football game?  Physiotherapy can help to improve the way your body functions, moves and feels. Physical independence gives you the freedom to move freely and to work and train harder. Physiotherapy can make an enormous difference in an individual’s ability to perform at a high level. Most peoples lives are hectic and stressful getting enough exercise and eating well is hard. Physiotherapy is not only a treatment done well its also an education. Physiotherapy aims to help you over life’s ups and downs encouraging a pain free and active lifestyle . 

Why pay for physiotherapy, its available on the NHS for free?

Studies show that fast access to treatment speeds up healing times. Professional sports teams, surgical wards and athelets know this. Long term pain may stiffen the body. Stiffness drives inflammation making us uncomfortable, reducing the bodies ability to function well and recover. C

Chronic overuse of potentially addictive pain killers have caused major addiction problems. in the UK and USA. This is a prime example of what happens when people shortcut rehabilitation leaving injuries thatare not fully resolved. Its important that we understand that movement not only helps the muscles but keeps all our internal organs healthy. If your spine and rib cage is stiff, its harder to breathe. Blood pressure and heart rate may go up. Medication follows. 

We will look to improve both your current fitness and function. Work with you with theaim of improving your overall well being . Small steps are all it takes to improve your general fitness.  As well as working with sports and occupational injuries, our Physiotherapists have experience of working with the elderly, disabled and long term unwell.

Senior Citizens

Physiotherapy has enormous benefits for older people. Especially those weak and wobbly after a spell in hospital or a fall. Physiotherapy treatments include :-

  • Post surgical rehabilitation,
  • Reducing arthritic pain,
  • Improving joint / hip mobility.
  • Working gently towards improved flexibility and movement,
  • Increasing strength for day to day tasks 
  • Improve cardiovascular and lung fitness 
  • Balance training and exercises.
  • Improving  body coordination. ( To prevent falls and reduce the risk of  large joint replacements).

 

Physiotherapy treatment can lead to rejuvenation, increased energy and confidence. treatment side effects are increased flexibility, knowing what I can do to help myself  and most often reduced pain.  Improvements are best made with small gentle but consistent steps. It wont take long for momentum to follow and new habits are formed.  Living well at an advanced age takes  determination and time spent on keeping it all working.

If you have a specific condition and are unsure if Physiotherapy can help, please contact us . Every Physiotherapy patient is individually assessed, treated, advised and educated. 

Telephone: 01707 888 229  or Mobile (Out of hours / Emergency): 075 909 242 66