What Does A Physiotherapist Do?

Are you worried about visiting a physiotherapist for treatment? Do you think that physiotherapy may hurt? This video can show the types of exercises and examinations your physio may use during your visit.

In this short video Tim Allardice, a physiotherapist gives an example of how he would identify shoulder problems and pain by instructing his patient to undertake various shoulder exercises.

The film shows that physiotherapy does not hurt and typically, physiotherapists use treatments and exercises which are gentle and painless. Naturally if you have shoulder, pain, neck or back pain then it is advisable that you visit your doctor as soon as possible, who may refer you to a physiotherapy consultant.