Neuro Rehabilitation

Common impairments associated with neurologic conditions include impairments of sensation, movement, muscle strength, balance, walking, activities of daily living and loss of functional independence. We, at VS Physiotherapy Osteopathy & Slimming Clinic offer specialised Physiotherapy treatments for people with such neurological condition. We treat a number of neurological conditions including:

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Cerebellar disorders
  • Stroke
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • spinal cord injury
  • head injury
  • peripheral nerve injury
  • GuillainBarre Syndrome
  • Bells palsy
  • Myopathies

Physiotherapy regularly utilises hands-on treatment combined with exercise to aid improvement. We use various neurological Physiotherapy principles, including motor relearning program, Brunnstrom Approach (synergistic movement), the Bobath Concept (normal movement), proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, Roods approach, Conductive Education and functional rehabilitation.

We aim to identify the area of impairment and maximise functional ability and your quality of life. We offer a high quality, dynamic, task-orientated approach to neurological rehabilitationin order to make it both functional and meaningful and therefore enhance skills, independence and confidence in patients

We provide a structured treatment programme unique to your needs which includes:

  • Strength and motor training
  • Balance exercises
  • Developing gross and fine motor skills
  • Re-educating normal movement patterns
  • Stretching
  • Postural control
  • Standing balance and gait training
  • Offering guidance and advice to family and carers
  • Address issues proactively to prevent long term complications from developing.