Huge benefits of Physiotherapy
Vishnu Mohan | 14 Mar 2012

Based on reading relevant articles on this subject matter

A PHYSIOTHERAPIST treats injury or dysfunction with exercises and other physical treatments of the disorder.  When I clicked to find out the benefits of physiotherapy, the results obtained through the searching were huge listings. Some of these are presented below to highlight the immense potential of Physiotherapy in curing ailments without actually taking medicines.

- Physiotherapy has been proven to be an effective tool against numerous pains and injuries. Whether a minor or major injury, varying techniques of physiotherapy can be used on different parts of the body.

-  Physiotherapy is both widely misunderstood and underestimated, around the globe. Both small injuries and more serious injuries react well to physiotherapy without the need of drugs. It is proved that Physiotherapy is completely safe and does not cause any unwanted side effects.

- Modern Physiotherapy has been used since the mid 1920’s although it actually dates back to ancient times.  Used as an effective, alternative method of pain relief, physiotherapy gets to the heart of the problem. Physiotherapy includes heat, electrical treatment and water based treatments which could heal the injured without causing any side effects.

-A Physiotherapist is a qualified, highly educated and skilled professional who can provide treatment to assist with musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiopulmonary and cardiac problems affecting adults, children and older people.  In sports arena, the role played by a Physiotherapist is immense because he ensures, in general, that any injured sportsman gets back to normal through his skilled diagnosis.

- Problems associated with musculoskeletal well being of a body like Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injury, Cerebral Palsy, all of these can get good cure through Physiotherapy. 

Benefits of Physiotherapy are so huge that we can keep it listing for many pages.

It is requested that concerned quarters can do an in-depth study regarding the presence of Physiotherapy clinics in India and recommend for its wide usage in different hospitals across the country because the benefits are simply huge. More and more opportunities should be created for students to purse different courses in Physiotherapy.