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Traction of the lumbar and cervical regions of the spine.

 

Application:

  • Spondyloarthropathy.
  • Herniated intervertebral disc.
  • Narrowing of intervertebral segment.

 

Results:

  • Decompression of intervertebral discs.
  • Muscle relaxation.
  • Increased perfusion (the process of delivery of blood to a capillary bed in the biological tissue) and oxygen absorption of the intervertebral disc.
  • Walking treadmill,
  • exercise bike,
  • quadriceps,
  • multi Gym wall with pulleys,
  • special exercise bike for neurological ailments with passive or passive/active movement,
  • theraband,
  • R.O.P.Ε.S (ειδικοί ιμάντες για ασκήσεις άνω και κάτω άκρων με ήπια έως πολύ δυνατή ένταση).

 

For mobilization and exercises, special kinesiotherapy/massage table with 7 different settings.

 

Exercise programs customised according to the patients’ disfynction, age and fitness level. Kinesiology and anatomy are here the prerequisite tools in the physiotherapist’s hands to promote mobilisation on different levels and positions, aiming to increase the patient’s movement range, strength, stamina, flexibility and proprioception of the patient.

 

Application:

  • With no pain – or at pain threshold
  • Without causing ulterior problems

 

Results:

Rehabilitation of the patient, restoring normal pain free movement and activity, health and self-sufficiency.

 

Manual therapy

 

Results:

  • Reduction of pain and muscle spasms.
  • Increase of local blood circulation.
  • Reduction of swelling and rejuvenation of muscles and skin.
  • Relaxation and well-being because of endorphin release..

 

Techniques using superficial temperature increase.

 

Results:

Increase of

  • Τemperature, blood and lymph circulation.
  • Μetabolism and oxygen.
  • Μuscle relaxation.
  • Αbsorption of edemas and hematomas.