Physiotherapy

Chartered Physiotherapy

With over 15 years experience in the Physiotherapy treatment of a multitude of conditions, I am in an optimal position to treat and manage your physiotherapy needs using a vast variety of treatment techniques and modalities. I have specialised in Paediatrics and Women’s Health Physiotherapy to provide you and your growing family with specialist physiotherapy care here in Gibraltar.

Common conditions which physiotherapy can help with include:

  • Sports Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Hypermobility
  • Obesity management
  • Fractures
  • Neurological conditions
  • Joint arthralgia
  • Sprains/strains
  • Pre/post surgical intervention
  • Chronic Fatigue

Within my 15 years of experience I have had the opportunity to specialise in PAEDIATRIC and WOMEN’S HEALTH Physiotherapy, thereby offering you a highly specialised service to these very unique and changing client groups.

Paediatric Physiotherapy

Paediatrics is a specialist area of physiotherapy requiring post graduate training in order to safely treat this special client group. Paediatric physiotherapists are able to treat clients from newborn, and treat a multitude of common and complex conditions such as:

  • Talipes
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Developmental Delay
  • Neurological conditionss
  • Disorders of the growth plate eg Severs disease, Osgood Schlatters
  • Hypermobility
  • Dyspraxia
  • Obesity
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Fracture rehabilitation
  • Joint aches, pains, strains

Women’s Health Physiotherapy

Women’s Health Physiotherapy is a SPECIALIST area of physiotherapy which focuses on the treatment of all disorders affecting the pelvic floor and pelvis.

Conditions include:

  • Pregnancy related back pain
  • Pelvic girdle pain
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Urinary stress incontinence
  • Constipation
  • Pelvic floor rehabilitation
  • Painful sex         
  • Birth trauma recovery
  • Diastasis recti (split abdominal muscles)
  • Perimenopause

Treatment modalities may include internal manual therapy techniques for the pelvic floor, neural mobilisations, pelvic floor exercises or down training, relaxation and breathing techniques, myofascial release and advice on toileting position and bowel and bladder habits.

Pre/Postnatal Therapeutic Specialist Massage

As a specialist in Women’s Health Physiotherapy I understand and advocate the benefits of soft tissue management throughout pregnancy and in the postnatal period. I offer specialist therapeutic massage specifically tailored to your changing body and needs through pregnancy and post delivery including specialist C-SECTION SCAR RECOVERY and DIASTASIS RECTI (split abdominal muscles) REHABILITATION.