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PHYSIOTHERAPY

Federal Medical Centre Asaba physiotherapy department offers world class services with a team of dedicated staff and effective capital resources. It is a healthcare profession that manages individuals of all age groups.

The areas of specialty within the department include general surgery/orthopaedics, medici, obstetrics and gynaecology and women’s health, paediatrics and medical fitness.

Our services

Our services are offered on in and out patient’s basis. The in-patients are those who are offered admission in the wards while the out-patients are patients that come from home. The services offered in the department include:

Clinical Training: We have neuro-rehabilitation classes, fitness and general wellness education are offered to patients that needs them. Both national and international students on clinical postings, postgraduate students on internship are trained.

Assessment and diagnosis: patients are referred or report on self-referral for assessment, diagnosis and possible implementation of rehabilitation programs to Improve or restore human motor functions, correct postural deformities, maximize movement and enhance physical abilities, relieve pain syndromes and manage all cases of neuro-musculoskeletal abnormalities.

Patients are referred from all of the state and the environs within and outside the country.

Treatment:

Patients are treated on daily and on call duty hours to prevent physical challenges associated with injuries, diseases and other impairments such as; arthritis, cerebral palsy, erb’s palsy, spinal cord injury, stroke, traumatic brain injury, Parkinson’s disease, frozen shoulder, diabetes neuropathy etc.…

Patients are also examined for structural deformities and disorders to determine or make prescriptions for corrective devices and therapies.

Research and publications: Researches are carried out an publications are made in various journals to keep up with current trend and to enhance communication with discoveries of effective therapeutic regimen.

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