Physical medicine and rehabilitation is a specialty that applies various methods and procedures aimed at prevention, treatment, diagnosis and rehabilitation of physical and functional disorders of the bone – muscular, nervous and cardiovascular system.
The purpose of the physical therapy and rehabilitation department is:
Physical medicine and rehabilitation covers many areas of medicine such as: Orthopedics, Traumatology, Rheumatology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, and metabolic disorders such as diabetes and osteoporosis.
When a diagnosis of the disease is made, appropriate physical treatment of the patient is planned by applying physical procedures. which procedure will be prescribed depends on the disease and the condition of the patient.
Physical procedures we use are:
Physical therapy is applied in 10-20 procedures with different duration, which depends on the age and condition of the patient. The ultimate goal of physical therapy is to increase and improve the patient’s independent functioning and quality of life.