Physiotherapy is a type of therapy that can help ill, injured or disabled people recover movement and function to their full potential. Physiotherapy takes a holistic approach that involves the patient directly in their own care.
Physiotherapy is a clinical health science and profession that aims to rehabilitate and improve people with movement disorders by using evidence-based, natural methods such as exercise, motivation, adapted equipment, education and advocacy.
Physiotherapists study medical science subjects such as anatomy, neuroscience and physiology to develop skills and attitudes necessary for health education and prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with physical disorders and disabilities. The physiotherapist works in health care systems in both hospitals and the community
Physiotherapists, who are known as physical therapists in India, work all around the world. They are the experts in the examination and treatment of musculoskeletal, neuromuscular and cardiothoracic problems that affect peoples’ abilities to move the way they want and function as well as they want in their daily lives.