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Acquired Brain Injury and Physiotherapy

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An Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) is a form of brain damage caused by post/after birth events, more than genetic/congenital defects. ABI can cause either mental, physical, emotional and/or behavioral impairments that may be permanent or temporary. The impairments can come from either traumatic brain injury (accidents, violent assaults etc) or non-traumatic brain injury such as stroke, brain tumors or infections etc.

Brain injury is a very complex condition and situation with very varied and dramatic variances. No two patients with the same location or brain injury will have the same disabilities nor outcomes. The brain is our headquarters - once there is brain injury, the person's life WILL be adversely affected.

ABI consequences often requires patients and their families to make a major life change and adjustment, and just the fact of making that adjustment will be a critical factor in recovery in rehabilitation. So, if you know or have someone who has ABI, you must be mentally, emotionally and spiritually be ready for making decisions to change and get appropriate physiotherapy, hand therapy and occupational therapy intervention - early intervention has a very vital role in mobility and functional recovery.

Emotional Implications

ABI often causes depression, image issues, self-restrain problems, anger and problem solving issues, as well as social-related anxiety and low self esteem. Oftentimes, they lead to other complex dilemma such as social withdrawal, non employment, family and marital problems later.

What physiotherapy, occupational therapy and hand therapy will help the patient with Acquired Brain Injury is to help them by providing coping strategies that are approach-oriented to problems and challenges.

Rehabilitation - Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Hand Therapy Implications

Therapy and rehabilitation after an Acquired Brain Injury is not set in stone nor does it follow a standard set protocol or standard operating procedure, as there is so much variances and variations and outcomes and impairments. It will be a fully customized therapy approach that will be multi-disciplinary (physiotherapy, occupational therapy and hand therapy as well as speech therapy will be required) to work closely to address the different needs of the patient.

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Our Physio & Rehab Expertise

Specialist Rehab Group works with specialist physiotherapists and specialist rehab therapists who are highly trained, qualified, experienced and passionate to provide high level of expert care to our patients.

Areas of specialization

  • physiotherapy: back and neck (spine), sports, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle
  • hand therapy: forearm, wrist, hand and fingers
  • podiatrist: leg, calf, ankle, foot and toes
  • read more on our specializations here

All our therapists are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCM). See our entire team here by location and specialization.

Initially, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to help you recover. They then provide expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term solution.

To call for inquiries or appointments, please contact us at:

SMS/Call/Whatsapp: 96402670

Email: ask@specialistrehabgroup.com

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We appreciate you as a patient and want you to know that the #1 way we grow as a clinic is through word of mouth referrals from valued patients like yourself.

We do not rely on advertising - instead, we prefer and appreciate the goodwill and positive reinforcement from patients.

When you have the opportunity, please take the time to tell your family, friends and physicians about the positive results and experience you have had in our clinic.

Thank you so much, and stay healthy!

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Disclaimer
We are a wholly Singapore Private Limited group of licensed physiotherapists, hand therapists, podiatrists, chiropractors, sports massage therapists, clinical pilates practitioners and TCM physicians practicing in our scope of rehabilitation and its areas of specializations. As listed in our website are the list of services we provide our clients as referred by their medical doctors or by self referrals/word of mouth.

The range of rehabilitation results vary from patients to patients, depending on a variety of factors and reasons such as severity of condition, genetics, gender and age. However, we will still deliver the best evidence-based-practice of physiotherapy, hand therapy, TCM, sports training and deep tissue release therapy that we can deliver.

The information available on this site is for educational purposes only, if you need a full professional advise on physiotherapy, hand therapy and occupational therapy, please schedule an appointment with us by contacting our staff by Call/SMS/WhatsApp at xx, thanks!

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Physio, Rehab &  Insurance

Your physio, hand therapy and rehab with us may be covered under your medical insurance or cashless - find out more here.

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Testimonials

Finally I know what I have, my pain decreased and now I'm back to work!

Derrick
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OMG. The pain levels in my hands have dropped dramatically, about 60-70%

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