A & I Physio offers physiotherapy in Townsville to help patients suffering from many different conditions from back pain to movement problems. We design treatment programs to help you resume your normal lifestyle.
Physiotherapists use a wide range of therapies tailored to suit patients’ individual needs. These therapies include:
- Manual therapies – soft tissue massage, stretching, manual resistance training, joint mobilisations and manipulations
- Exercise programs – Posture retraining, muscle strengthening and stretching.
- Electrotherapy techniques – Interferential, ultrasound, TENS and Real Time Ultrasound.
These varied therapies are used to treat many different conditions such as:
Musculoskeletal (muscle, bone, joint) conditions, including:
- Sports injuries
- Back pain
Neurological conditions, including:
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Spinal cord injuries
Cardiothoracic conditions, including:
- Chronic bronchitis
A & I Physiotherapists are highly trained musculoskeletal physiotherapists. Musculoskeletal is treatment of muscles, bones and joints (also called orthopaedic Physiotherapy). Common conditions treated include back pain, sprains, whiplash, strains, arthritis, bursitis, workplace and sports injuries, posture problems, pregnancy related muscle/joint complaints, incontinence and reduced mobility.
A & I Physio offer pre and post op Physiotherapy services for all areas of the body, mostly Knees, Shoulders, Hips and backs.
A & I Physio work closely with Dr Matthew Wilkinson, a local Orthopaedic surgeon and work in conjunction with him on his pre and post-surgical patients.
How We Do It
We have a team of well-trained and experienced physiotherapists specialising in injury diagnosis, treatment and prevention. They also provide exercise prescription and rehabilitation services to improve the patients’ musculoskeletal health. Physiotherapy aims to provide effective treatment, help patients to understand their various conditions, teach patients how to stay well and avoid recurrence of injury or maintain condition.
The benefits of physiotherapy depend on the techniques used to perform it. Our physiotherapists use different methods to promote faster healing and recovery. These may include soft tissue massage, bracing, strapping, Clinical Pilates, dry needling, and hydrotherapy. Physiotherapy is ideal for patients suffering from neurological and cardiothoracic conditions.
Schedule an appointment with our physiotherapist by contacting us via phone or e-mail.