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Injury Assessment and Diagnosis

For employees experiencing musculoskeletal pain or related issues, we offer a thorough assessment designed to identify the underlying causes, provide an accurate diagnosis, and recommend an effective treatment plan. This comprehensive evaluation, lasting approximately 30-45 minutes, is conducted by our highly skilled physiotherapists, who bring a specialised focus and expertise to diagnosing musculoskeletal conditions.

Our physiotherapists are uniquely qualified to diagnose musculoskeletal injuries and conditions due to their specialised training and extensive experience in this field. Here’s why our physiotherapists are better equipped to handle these types of assessments:

1. Specialised Training
Our physiotherapists undergo rigorous education and training specifically in the anatomy, function, and pathology of the musculoskeletal system. This specialised knowledge enables them to understand the intricacies of musculoskeletal health better than general practitioners, who have a broader but less detailed medical education.

2. Focused Expertise
Physiotherapists spend their careers treating musculoskeletal conditions, giving them a wealth of practical experience. This hands-on expertise allows them to quickly and accurately identify issues that might be missed during a general medical examination.

3. Comprehensive Evaluation Techniques
Our physiotherapists use a combination of advanced diagnostic techniques, including physical examination, movement analysis, and functional testing. These methods are specifically designed to pinpoint the source of pain or dysfunction, providing a clearer and more detailed understanding of the problem.

4. Holistic Approach to Diagnosis
Physiotherapists consider not just the immediate symptoms, but also the broader context of an employee’s physical activities, work environment, and lifestyle. This holistic approach ensures that all contributing factors are identified and addressed, leading to a more effective treatment plan.

5. Tailored Treatment Plans
Based on the assessment, our physiotherapists develop personalised treatment plans that may include manual therapy, exercise prescriptions, ergonomic advice, and other interventions. This customized approach is essential for addressing the specific needs of each employee, promoting quicker recovery and long-term health.

The Assessment Process

Initial Consultation:

The process begins with a detailed discussion about the employee’s symptoms, medical history, and daily activities to gather comprehensive background information.

Physical Examination:

Our physiotherapists perform a thorough physical examination to assess posture, movement patterns, strength, flexibility, and functional capabilities.
Diagnosis: Using their specialised knowledge and diagnostic tools, our physiotherapists identify the underlying causes of the musculoskeletal issue.

Treatment Plan:

Finally, a personalised treatment plan is developed, which may include therapeutic exercises, manual therapy, ergonomic adjustments, and advice on preventive measures.
By choosing our physiotherapy services, you ensure that your employees receive the highest standard of care for musculoskeletal issues. Our expert assessments and targeted treatment plans not only alleviate pain and discomfort but also enhance overall workplace productivity and employee well-being.

Contact us today to take the first step towards a healthier, more active workforce.