You may benefit from seeing a Physiotherapist if you experience any of the following:

Difficulties walking

Difficulties with daily tasks due to weakness or fatigue, (e.g. getting in & out of a chair)

Only able to walk short distances

Shortness of breath when walking

Pain

Experiencing falls or reduced balance

Would like an exercise programme to complete in the community

 

Physiotherapy services may include:

Evaluation of mobility issues and how these relate to everyday tasks and personal goals

Strategies to relieve pain

Stretching and strengthening programmes

Provision of aids or equipment, including education on their use

Prevention of long term issues

Fitness and endurance programmes

Education & training to family members or carers to assist with exercise programme