Physiotherapy is a health profession concerned with helping people recover after injury, pain or disability.
Physiotherapy provides medical services needed in cases where motor and function problems are caused by aging, injury, pain, disease, or environmental factors. The physiotherapy specialization also contributes to spreading the culture of “movement is a blessing”, which is the secret to maintaining a healthy and healthy life, God willing.
Physiotherapy service is provided by a specialist or doctor of physiotherapy who is a member of the health system and who has complete knowledge and a broad scientific background in basic medical sciences such as human anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology as well as medical knowledge in diseases of various body systems.
A therapist in a physical therapy specialty has the ability to evaluate, diagnose, and treat injuries and conditions that affect people of all age groups and social groups. It also helps the patient to avoid a work injury or sports injury. In addition, a physical therapist or doctor works to promote healthy lifestyles for all.
A specialist or doctor of physiotherapy uses different treatment methods, for example, but not limited to therapeutic exercises, manual therapy, dry needles, medical tape, and electrotherapy.
The scope of the profession of physiotherapy is very wide and diverse, therefore, a specialist or doctor of physiotherapy chooses the field of specialization in the field of interest in order to develop the cognitive and scientific field of specialization as well as the development of clinical skills and research field.
Physiotherapy has eight recognized subspecialties including musculoskeletal, sports medicine, geriatrics, pediatrics, heart, respiratory and blood vessels, neurology, women’s health, and clinical electrophysiology.