Chest Physiotherapy Services Singapore
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The chest physiotherapy services we provide(abbreviated to CPT) is
specific treatments performed by our physiotherapists to improve
breathing by the direct or indirect removal of mucus or phlegm from the
breathing passages of a patient.
A regular respiratory physiotherapy session will start with our
chartered Singapore physiotherapists performing a chest examination of
the lungs, and they will often use a stethoscope
(price ranges from $20 - $200, depending on new/used, degree of worn
out, model age etc). Sometimes, physiotherapists and physicians opt to
get a full set for respiratory physiotherapy which includes a manual BP set,
stethoscope and a matching bag to keep all the respiratory physiotherapy
inventory in a convenient space Match Mates Littmann Classic II S.E. Combination Kit Stethoscope
Techniques That We May Employ
- clapping or percussion therapy: the physiotherapist lightly percusses the patient's chest, back, and area under the arms
- chest flutter/vibratory therapy (manual or mechanical oscillating-alternative pressure)to loosen any mucus or phlegm
- specific breathing exercises which includes deep breathing exercises, exhalation exercises with the use of a regular incentive spirometer
- autogenic drainage
- general cardiovascular exercises which assists the body to remove
sputum as well as to improve the efficiency of oxygen up-take in
Postural positional for maximal lungs drainage will sometimes be
prescribed by our physiotherapists, to clear to lungs of any unnecessary
fluids. This can be done using our specialized medical beds, or by the
use of firm foams or pillows, placed strategically to help patients
drain the unnecessary mucus or fluids by postural methods.
Textbooks on respiratory physiotherapy
If you're looking to improve your knowledge in chest physiotherapy, you may consider the following books: Respiratory Physiotherapy, The Pocketbook of Respiratory Physiotherapy and Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac Problems: Adults and Paediatrics (Physiotherapy Essentials) [Paperback]
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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
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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!