Getting Older Can Be Fun With Us!
Geriatric physiotherapy covers a wide range of issues concerning people as they go through normal aging, but is usually focuses on the older adults. There are many conditions that affect people as they grow older; some of these conditions include but are not limited to:
- Broken bones
- Emphysema and COPD
- Alzheimer’s Disease
- Hip and knee replacement
- Neck and back pain
- Balance disorders
- Cardiovascular disease
- General De-Conditioning
Geriatric physiotherapy helps those affected by such problems by developing a specialized program to help restore mobility, increase fitness levels and more.
You Can’t Come to Us? We’ll Come to You!
TSL Physio offers home based physiotherapy services upon request. If you are unable to travel to our clinic for treatment, one of our Registered Physiotherapists will travel to your home to treat you in the comfort of your own residence. Whether you have just fractured your hip, had a knee replacement or are experiencing difficulty walking, our therapists will perform an independent assessment and develop a program to optimize your independence and minimize your pain.
How About Massage?
Getting older does not mean you should be having more pain. Using similar principles to therapeutic massage, with variations in pressure and style, seniors can get help to alleviate many of their common concerns.
Patients suffering from high or low blood pressure, diabetes, arthritis, aches and pains, reduced mobility, and bowel irregularities can benefit from this approach.