Musculoskeletal disorders are of the most common problems physiotherapists treat. Physiotherapy is the clinically effective and cost effective in the management and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). This is a health care professional involved with evaluating, diagnosing, and treating disorders of the musculoskeletal system.
Patients from all over the world with MDS’s are the largest patient population group treated by skilled and experienced physiotherapists. Musculoskeletal physiotherapists allow rapid access that can reduce the amount of time people are off sick also this is an imperative way to prevent a new acute problem becoming chronic and long lasting.
• Over 200 types of MSD
• 1 in 4 UK adults affected by chronic MSDs
• Low back pain is reported by 80% of people at some time in their life
• MSDs are the most common reason for repeated GP consultation
• 60% of people on long term sick leave cite MSDs as cause
Patients with Musculoskeletal Problems will found amazingly effective and innovative ways for speedy and appropriate access within existing services by highly trained physiotherapy clinics in Toronto. They are happy to assess and treat anyone with a musculoskeletal (e.g. joint, muscle, nerve or ligament) problem.
Physiotherapists are medically trained professionals who treat patients by physical methods including manipulation, massage, infrared heat treatment and remedial exercise, etc. and not by drugs. Physiotherapy clinical skills and knowledge needed for the evaluation and management of basic disorders of the musculoskeletal system across the lifespan. These services prevent unnecessary GP and secondary care appointments as well as improving patients’ quality of life.