Chronic Pain, Physiotherapy, Hand Therapy and Occupational Therapy Singapore
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Chronic pain refers to a pain that is on-going, lasting more than
three to six months since the beginning of pain. Different pain
theorists have different definitions of pain and its length, but for
simplicity’s sake, we want to refer it as “pain that extends beyond the
expected period of healing.”Classification
two types of long term pain – nociceptive (which are caused by the
activation of nociceptors in our bodies) and neuropathic (which are
caused due to damage or abnormal functioning of our nervous /
Pain management - Physiotherapy, Hand Therapy and Occupational Therapy Implications
management is a very diverse topic, and with much diverse approaches,
given the fact that pain is a very subjective matter, with every
individual responding differently to it. Physiotherapy intervention will
focus on physical and mechanical pain relief methodology, whereas the
occupational therapy intervenes through more cognitive and mental
strategies such as visualization, rationalization and desensitization
approaches. We understand that pain that is long term also can
cause and keep patients depressed and anxious. Disturbances such as
sleep and insomnia, substance abuse and chronic headaches are
commonplace. We will do our best to help you deal with the pain, and
refer you to professionals whom we know can help you if necessary.
Effect of pain on cognition and mental tasks
reveal that chronic long-term pain impacts and affects one’s cognition and mental
acuity. It is common when patients have a common complain –
forgetfulness, attention deficits, and difficulty completing tasks. This
is normal, as pain distracts and limits participation in activities.
Physiotherapy, occupational therapy and hand therapy can help.
Where to next?
- Make A Physiotherapy, Hand Therapy or Deep Tissue Release Singapore Appointment
- Arrange A CallBack or Make An E-Enquiry Here
- See the list of physiotherapy conditions we treat
- Return to Urbanrehab's Physiotherapy and Hand Therapy Singapore Home Page from our chronic pain page
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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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SPECIALIST REHAB APPOINTMENTS & ENQUIRIES
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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!