Postoperative Rehabilitation
Person with Crutches

About

From joint replacements, ligament repairs, tendon repairs, arthroscopies and cancer surgeries we have had experience of following protocols and getting optimum results. Our thorough and comprehensive initial examination allows us to establish the best treatment plan.

See below for further information

Nurse Taking Notes

Initial Assessment 

The initial assessment comprises of a detailed medical history and discussion of the problem followed by a thorough physical examination.

We will formulate a clinical diagnosis and treatment plan according to your needs

Virtual options also available

Patient with Healthcare Nurse

Treatment 

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Treatment usually comprises of highly skilled manual treatment with specific exercise rehabilitation.

 

We will work collaboratively to achieve your specific goal. All sessions are tailored to your needs

Virtual options also available

Due to our close relationship with the consultants from the West Hertfordshire Hospital Trust we have a wealth of knowledge on a variety of surgical procedures. We have experience interpreting and analysing imaging and scan results to aid understanding of the condition and operation which we find aids recovery.

 

Postoperative treatment can include:

  • Education on the problem 

  • Biomechanical assessment

  • General health assessment

  • Joint mobilisations

  • Exercise therapy

  • Provision of walking aids or supports

  • Pacing guidance to avoid flare up of pain

  • Acupuncture

  • Muscle patterning correction and correction of movement dysfunctions

  • Sports massage

  • Electrotherapy including ultrasound, pulsed shortwave and TENs

  • Taping​