Physical therapy forms an integral part of the rehabilitation process. Its aim is to improve the functionality and mobility of the patient. Apolloneio is planning physical therapy programs exclusively according to the needs of each patient. Every patient is monitored by a personal physical therapist who, in continuous cooperation with the specialized team, constantly adapts the program, depending on the progress of the patient.
The specialized physical therapists focus on:
∞ Management of pain and spasticity
∞ Increase-Improvement of the range of motion, muscular intensification
∞ Improvement of posture and balance
∞ Re-education in walking
∞ General functional status of the patient
In order to achieve these objectives, the following actions shall apply:
∞ Manual Therapy
∞ Bobath (Neuro-Developmental Treatment) is an evolving approach to the treatment and rehabilitation of people of all ages who face movement disabilities due to acquired neurological diseases.
∞ Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF)
∞ McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
∞ Mulligan is a manual therapy technique based on the application of passive joint mobilization in combination with the active movement of the patient.