Rehabilitation is an extremely vital process after an operation or surgery. Even after a successful procedure has been performed by the surgeon, there is a significant amount of work required to return you back to your normal and fit self. Whether it’s returning to sport or even being able to do the house chores, working with your physiotherapist is essential for achieving your postoperative goals.
Depending on the surgical location, structures involved, severity of injury and the type of procedure performed, post-operative rehabilitation can vary from a few months to a year. Over this timeframe, the rehabilitation process will enter and exit various stages such as:
Your physiotherapist will work closely with your surgeon to determine any limitations or requirements specific to the surgery. Additionally, depending on your long-term goals and rate of recovery, a tailored rehabilitation program will be developed to guide the process. Typically a conventional rehabilitation program will involve:
The physiotherapists at Physical Heatlhcare have had post-operative rehabilitation experience with various procedures including:
To commence your rehabilitation, please schedule in for an appointment with one of our qualified physiotherapists please book online or call us on (03) 9416 9955. Alternatively, for any enquiries about post-operative rehabilitation, please do not hesitate to enquire further about this by calling us or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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