The main goal of physical therapy and rehabilitation is to improve and renew the functional ability, as well as the life quality of the patient that has a physical damage or changes that influence the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons.
It is also a goal to increase the independence of patients in the everyday life activities, while also raising their life quality which ultimately influences their self-confidence.
1 out of 4 people experience some kind of mental health difficulty during their life, and in the fight against the development of the disease the therapists and the physical therapy are the ones that have an important role.
Appropriate activities in physical therapy protect from depression appereance, prevents the development of mental health problem and improves the quality of life.
Physical activity, as part of physical therapy, influences positively the heart work and improvement of joint and bones, while also people with depression are less prone to stop exercising if they have the support of physiotherapists.
In physical therapy, our physiotherapists have an important role in goal achievement. The physiotherapist is here to comprehend the patient's problem and to work with him/her on the program development individually adapted to his/her needs. The therapist also secures goals which are realistic and achievable, and most importantly, he/she is the main motivator and adapts the program according to the patient's improvement.
Regular physical therapies that are carried out in Polyclinic Glavić are as following:
• Electrotherapy (TENS, galvanic current, interferential current)
• Sport rehabilitation
• Exercises for motorics and fine motorics
• Exercise precision, movement coordination, and balance
• Individual and group physiotherapy exercises
• Education etc.
In Polyclinic Glavić, we are also conducting the following physical therapies and technique: Bobath for adults, Bobath for children, Ciriax A and B, PNF1, PNF2, PNF3, Mirror therapy, Normal movement, Maes, Kaltenborn 4 levels, Ktape 1, Ktape 2, Neurodynamics, Manual technique basics, Maes basics, Easy tape, Emmtech, Aleksandar technique, Feeding therapy, Schroth level 1 and 2, Maitland
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