The success of your surgery doesn’t finish the moment you leave the operating theatre. Surgeon may have skillfully performed a surgical procedure that is the initial step towards successful outcome. Then you’ll have to undertake a post-operative rehabilitation program prescribed and supervised by the physiotherapist.
Post surgery rehabilitation is the crucial process of re – establishing muscle strength, joint motion, full joint movement and restore full body strength and functionality, through physiotherapy sessions and exercises. Depending upon the surgical procedure that has one has gone through; the post surgery physiotherapy could well last from a month to a whole year.
Post surgery rehabilitation is an absolute necessity after undergoing an orthopedic surgery or cardiac surgery or cancer prevention surgery. In many cases doctors also recommend pre –surgery physiotherapy as it leads to faster post – operative recovery, increased joint movement and decreased swelling following an initial injury.
Once you are discharged, you’ll commonly require re-assessment and checking of your progress.
In Post-orthopaedic surgery, you’ll almost certainly require exercise progression to fully regain your strength, flexibility and function.
Our physiotherapist are happy to assist you in your post-operative care