Physiotherapy treatment techniques Featured

Key components of a physiotherapy treatment include “hand’s on” techniques, such as joint- and soft tissue mobilisation, electrotherapy, as well as individually tailored rehabilitation and education.


Specific techniques that can be used include:

  • Joint mobilisation
  • Soft tissue massage and acupuncture
  • Interfential treatment, TENS and other electronic modalities
  • Low intensity laser therapy
  • Therapeutic ultrasound
  • Dry needling
  • Taping
  • Movement re-education
  • Individual exercise programmes
  • Ergonomics
  • Respiratory techniques (manual techniques and breathing exercises)
  • Relaxation technique
  • Prescription of assistive devices (walking aids, braces)