Hydrotherapy – Ormond, Bentleigh & Mckinnon

Ormond Physiotherapy has a hydrotherapy program twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays designed to cater for a wide range of conditions and injuries. Our hydrotherapy program will involve gentle exercise in the water (heated > 30 degrees) under the supervision of a qualified experienced physiotherapist. The benefits of such a program will be wide and varied for all age groups including:

  • Increasing flexibility
  • Increasing muscular strength, power and endurance
  • Increasing circulation and blood flow to joints and  muscles
  • Moving stiff joints through greater range of movement
  • Postural education and awareness
  • Socialization

It will be ideal for conditions such as:

  • Back pain/neck pain
  • Post spinal injury e.g. disc bulges, nerve  impingement injuries , canal stenosis, sciatica
  • Post-surgical (e.g. TKR, THR, spinal surgery, shoulder surgery)
  • ACL rehabilitation post reconstructions
  • Post knee arthroscope /hip arthroscope / foot and ankle surgery
  • Arthritis – Osteoartritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • General deconditioning post illness , disease or other events (e.g  post stroke, head injury, cardiac event)

All patients will be screened by Ormond Physiotherapy and need a clearance by a Doctor/GP with close liaising with the treating Doctor/GP to develop a supervised program to assist their needs in the improvement of their injury or condition.

For all enquiries and to book your place please call us on 9578 6588.