Back Pain Tips and Knowledge.

A tailored postoperative rehabilitation programme will augment your surgeon’s skillfully performed a surgical procedure and is vital in achieving the best outcome possible.
We recognise the treatment protocols prescribed by the majority of Orthopaedic Surgeons in Johannesburg and will liaise with your surgeon to determine specific requirements based on your individual surgery.

Treatment could include exercises to minimize complications like blood clots (DVT’s) and chest infections followed by strengthening or range of motion exercises.
Upon discharge from hospital the “real” work begins, to ensure that as a result of following your rehabilitation programme, you will make the best possible recovery in the shortest possible time.

“The only place ‘success’ comes before ‘work’ is in the dictionary.” Vidal Sassoon
Consulting a physiotherapist experienced in post-operative rehabilitation is common practice to monitor progress and adapt exercises so that you regain your strength, flexibility, and function.