Whether you suffer from reduced balance and falls, are feeling generally weaker or are deconditioned after illness, your PhysioLinked physiotherapist will assess your individual needs and provide a treatment program to suit you. Their goal will always be help you become as independent as possible and reach your maximum physical potential.
As people get older they tend to become less active and exercise less. This can mean muscles can weaken more than they need to. Sometimes you may not realize that you are less fit or have got weaker and accept it as a natural part of ageing. It is never too late to start exercising or increasing daily activity and people can see improvements when they undertake regular exercise at any age. You do not have to be in pain to benefit from Physiotherapy. Our services in this area include but are not limited to:
Classes Practicing our client-specific, tailored exercise programmes in the home setting can be very useful in insuring that you reach your fitness goals. We are now not only offering 1:1 sessions in the home but also community based exercise classes. Please contact us to register your interest at firstname.lastname@example.org
Home-Based Assessment Your PhysioLinked physiotherapist can assist you in highlighting potential health hazards in the home. We can advise you on footwear and, for example, teach you on how to safely manage steps and stairs with your mobility aids.
Whether you are undergoing elective joint surgery (e.g. hip or knee replacement) or if you have suffered a fracture following trauma, your PhysioLinked physiotherapist will assess your individual needs and provide a treatment program to suit you. Their goal will always be help you become as independent as possible and reach your maximum physical potential. Our services in this area include
PREhabilitation Beginning our client-specific, tailored exercise programmes as early as possible prior to surgery can be very useful in insuring that you are stronger and secure the best functional outcome. We are now not only offering 1:1 sessions in the home but also community based PREhabilition and post-op orthopaedic exercise classes. Please contact us to register your interest at email@example.com
Pre-Op Home-Based Assessment By working with you in the home setting, your PhysioLinked physiotherapist can advise on a few simple changes that can go a long way towards making your transition from hospital to home easier for you and ,your family and prevent injury to your new joint or surgical site.
Despite optimum medical management, care giving interventions, education and back up support and assistance, COPD and other respiratory exacerbations continue to result in increasing numbers of hospital admissions here in Ireland. Consequently, there is a growing need for other options for COPD patients, to help them manage the burden of their disease in the comfort of their own home with backup support of a designated COPD team. These options should not only aim to control and alleviate symptoms and complications of COPD but also teach patients skills to identify early signs of deterioration in their disease, monitor it, manage it and thus prevent further detrimental exacerbations of their disease. The priority of the respiratory Physio At Home physiotherapy team is to teach these skills & provide these tools to patients who present with an uncomplicated exacerbation of their condition.
Our objectives in this area include: