The goal of visits to a physiotherapist is treatment and prevention of disease processes and their consequences, as well as restoration of fullest possible fitness of patients, bringing back their ability to fully participate in social life. A therapist will also answer all questions concerning care, e.g. how to hold, change or feed a baby so these everyday activities could shape the baby’s correct movement patterns and conform with its emotional needs.
After such meeting, a parent has broader knowledge, and therefore can make more conscious decisions in raising of the child. This reduces the sense of helplessness, and, what is most important, explains whether everything is alright
Infant behaviour which should prompt contact with a physiotherapist is shown below:
As part of physiotherapy services, we also provide home visits, the range of which includes – among other things:
One of the methods used by our therapists is the Vojta method. Read about Vojta method