Trinity Medical Center I Dr. Marin Guentchev, MD, PhD

physiotherapy

What is physiotherapy?

physiotherapy is a health profession that uses therapeutic and prophylactic physical exercises and natural factors to restore patients' health, physical condition, and performance. physiotherapy is performed either by a doctor or by medical workers under the supervision of a doctor. It is an integral part of medical rehabilitation and is used in all periods and stages. physiotherapy treats chronic or acute pain, soft tissue injuries, a resurgence of cartilage placement, arthritis, gait disorders, and physical disability caused by musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary, neurological, or endocrinological disease. physiotherapy is used to improve the patient's physical functions through physical examinations, diagnosis, prognosis, physical intervention, rehabilitation, and training. In addition to movement exercises, physiotherapy may include ultrasound therapy, phonophoresis, electrotherapy, thermal and light therapy.

What is a physiotherapist?

The physiotherapist is a specialist in physiotherapy. It can be a specialist doctor or a healthcare professional working under the supervision of a medical doctor. It gathers knowledge from various medical fields, many years of experience, high-quality care, and expertise to fulfill its most important goal - to restore and maintain its users' good health.

How can you use different conditions that physiotherapists treat?

  • • discopathy

  • • spikes

  • • sciatica

  • • lumbago

  • • neck and lower back pain

  • • disc herniation

  • • joint pain and difficulty moving

  • • recovery after shortening of tendons, muscles, ligaments

  • • condition after a stroke



  • What are the possible subtypes of physiotherapy?

  • • kinesiology

  • • myostimulation

  • • shock wave therapy

  • • joint mobilization

  • Adress
    Trinity Medical Center 117 Zaichar St /Ground floor/ /Konstantin Velichkov Metro Station/ BG-1309 Sofia, Bulgaria
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