Manual therapy is a highly specialised, evidence-based treatment technique especially helpful in the treatment of stiff joints – a common problem that results in the lack of adequate mobility and range of motion. Joint stiffness typically develops from degeneration or injury which causes normal movement to feel restricted and uneasy. This limitation may then cause discomfort, pain and alteration in day-to-day function and posture. Manual therapy must be delivered by a skilled therapist and involves the following techniques:
How can a Physiotherapist help?
Physio & Sole Clinic’s therapists are trained at postgraduate levels in manual therapy, ensuring precision and effectiveness while administering treatment. Manual physiotherapy involves restoring mobility to stiff joints and reducing muscle tension, so that the individual can return to natural movement without pain. Such treatment provides back pain relief for individuals with chronic back pain involving joint problems, as well as those with acute back pain from muscle strain or a sprained ligament.
Our physiotherapists can provide this treatment for you.Book an Appointment