Pre and Post-Surgery Rehabilitation


 
 
 
Physiotherapy exercise before surgery
 
 
 
optimise the healing and recovery process with post-operative rehabilitation
 
Following a major injury, you may require surgery and this can have a limiting effect on your lifestyle and activities. Surgical rehabilitation refers to the recovery process that you will embark on either immediately before or directly after surgery.

Prehabilitation refers to Physiotherapy intervention before surgery. This is can assist to get your body as ready as possible prior to surgery and help speed up the recovery process.

The overall goal of post-operative rehabilitation is to optimise the healing and recovery process and enable full return to functional activities of daily life including sports.
 
Benefits of Pre-Surgery Rehabilitation:
  • Optimise healing process
  • Minimise complications from surgery
  • Crutch education
 
Benefits of Post-Surgery Rehabilitation:
  • Crutch and gait re-education
  • Improve mobility
  • Improve strength
  • Minimise swelling and bleeding
  • Return to daily activities and sports
  • Wound advice and monitoring