Pain Management

Pain management physiotherapy is a way to help people deal with their pain and its impact on their daily life.

The aim of pain management is to alleviate pain where possible.

If this is not possible, pain management physiotherapy will

  1. help to reduce pain and
  2. teach people ways to manage their pain on a daily basis

This will allow people to take control of their pain and learn strategies to try and improve their independence and quality of life.

Physiotherapists help a great deal of patients manage their pain, especially those suffering from physical pains and chronic pain.

We will teach you how to deal with your symptoms and improve your quality of life in order to help you maintain your functional ability.

Some of the physiotherapy treatment approaches and modalities for pain management may include

  1. Pacing & Planning
  2. Relaxation & Deep Breathing Exercises (DBE)
  3. Managing Flare-ups
  4. Mirror Therapy
  5. Personal Exercise Programs
  6. Hydrotherapy
  7. Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  8. Acupuncture
  9. Dry Needling
  10. Manual Therapy
  11. Education
  12. Ergonomics
  13. Normalizing Sensation

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