Post-operative physiotherapy is provided to the patient after they undergo surgery. It is a treatment followed by a wide variety of different surgeries. This method is used for both inpatients and outpatients. Looking for best Post Operative Rehabilitation in Gurgaon then contact at PAL Physiotherapy who have best physiotherapist who ensure to recovery of the patients.
The most common surgeries for which the physiotherapy treatment is recommended includes:
In most of the cases, inpatient post-operative physiotherapy in Gurgaon starts right from the bedside. Immediately a day after the surgery gets overs, this treatment provides various recovery levels. In hospital physiotherapy, the treatment provided depends on the specific type of surgery performed, the instructions issued by the doctor and the level of recovery.
Common post-operative treatment may include:
After the discharge, the outpatient physiotherapy is continued in order to support the recovery. Although the doctor's reference to undergo physiotherapy is not important, yet the entire information regarding the surgery should be provided. The physical therapist develops a personalized treatment plan, which is prepared to keep in mind the combination of massage and hands-on mobilization, guided exercise and various other techniques. This aims at improving the range of motion, enhancement of the coordination and strength so that the patient can return to their work, sport or hobbies.
Broadly, post-operative physiotherapy occurs in three phases. They are namely -the early recovery phase, the strength, and range of motion phase followed by the functional restoration phase.
This phase begins after the patient is discharged from surgery, this therapy is carried until the tissue gets healed, the swelling that might have from surgery dissipates and the pain associated with the surgery resolves to the maximum level. During this period of time, the Physiotherapist focuses on the following;
Once a certain milestone of healing for the specific surgery and its post-operative pain reduces, this program further focuses on normalizing the mechanics, range of motion, and strengthening of the body. It includes the following:
When the surgical site is ready and the patient's strength has been restored to a sufficient level enabling them to do more complex exercises, the program moves on to the functional restoration phase of the post-operative therapy. Each person has a different way to uses their body and a lifestyle that holds different physical demands. Thus, it is important that each patient is made to undergo physiotherapy program designed to meet their physical goals.
Through this, a patient might be looking forward to getting back to an exclusive level of the sport, another maybe simply wanting to get down on the floor so that he/she can play with their grand children. Therefore, the program works towards the stage of achieving the personal goals of the patient. During this period of time, the patient might perform some of the following work: