All physiotherapy consultations for Musculoskeletal, Lymphoedema and Women's Health conditions involve detailed assessment with questioning hands on testing procedures and referral for scans Xrays and other tests where necessary.We aim to have a definitive diagnosis at the initial assessment of your condition and will explain what is needed for its management.
Treatment may involve soft tissue techniques, manual therapy, exercise prescription and a plan to ensure the client knows what they need to continue with at home.
Trish is an accredited Lymphoedema practitioner has the skills to assess your Lymphoedema and set a plan in action to help you manage your condition. The assessment will involve objective measurements of the limb and determination of a plan that the client agrees to manage the Lymphoedema. This may involve skin care, bandaging to reduce the limb volumes, exercise prescription and prescription of a garment to maintain the Lymphoedema.
We know that not everyone can get to a physiotherapist so we will come to you. We are able to treat you at home, prescribe and supervise exercise programs and advise you what aids you may need at home. Our physiotherapists have many years experience working with older clients.