Physiotherapy

Services

Approximately 30 physiotherapists are associated with Arwyp Medical Centre at any given time serving the many specialities associated with the discipline. Arwyp patients have a range of physiotherapy treatments to choose from and these physiotherapists have focus areas of interest in every field of physiotherapy. As the patient's condition stabilizes, treatment shifts to early mobilisation and rehabilitation. General medical and surgical patients are also treated with a new focus on respiratory rehabilitation of patients with chronic lung diseases.

The following hospital in and out-patient services are provided in the following fields of physiotherapy:
  • Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy (OMT)
  • Treatment of any injuries to joints, muscles and ligaments and including headaches, back pain, ankle pain, osteo-arthritis and post-operative rehabilitation
  • Sports injuries
  • Neuro rehabilitation (stroke, brain injuries, spinal injuries – quadriplegia)
  • Pulmonary (chest treatment in ICU, asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis, sinusitis)
  • Paediatrics(chest conditions, developmental problems, cp)
  • Chronic Pain Clinic (Alternatives to surgery for chronic pain)
  • Burns
  • Cardio Pulmonary Rehabilitation (rehabilitation post cardiac surgery)
  • Physiotherapists

Physiotherapists

Marge Steffen

Arwyp Blockhouse Sessional Rooms

Tel: 011 922 1141

Riana Bester

1st floor, Arwyp Blockhouse Building

Tel: 011 922 1253

For further information and link for exercises go to: http://www.physios.co.za/