Gait Dysfunctions and Abnormalities, and Physiotherapy Singapore
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Gait dysfunctions can be caused by a mix of problems such as the
presence of pain, muscular weaknesses, nervous system problems (such as
stroke, parkinson's etc) and joint stiffness and problems caused by
osteoarthritis, gout or rheumatoid arthritis. Our ability to walk
(medical term is ambulation or gait) is a complex, dynamic activity that
involves almost the whole body. A person's gait differs from
individuals to individuals because of differences in anatomy,
conditioning and age.
When there are dysfunctions in gait patterns, physiotherapy intervention is crucial to re-train and to
ensure the our patients re-learn how to walk again, properly, safely and
effectively; especially if they have medical or physical conditions
that are irreversible that will disrupt their ability to walk properly.
This will ensure that they can continue being as active as they can,
safely traveling and walking to places for purposes of work, visiting
family and friends, or for leisure. Without the ability to walk safely
and properly, one's mobility will be very limited and with risk of
Patients who come into our
physiotherapy clinics will first be assessed by our physiotherapists to
determine the main source of the problem. This will be followed by a
specific, custom-tailored physiotherapy rehabilitation program which may
include exercise and movement therapy, increasing one's joint range of
motion, pain relief, as well as gait re-training. If we determine that
the cause may be related to poor stamina or the lungs and body, we will
start our patients on exercises that will improve their stamina and
tolerance. If it's a footwear issue, we will refer them to podiatrist
who can advise on better footwear to help them.
also will prescribe walking aids that are appropriate for your level of
walking and ambulation, as well as teach you how to use them properly,
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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
To call for inquiries or appointments, please contact us at:
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 gait dysfunctions page
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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!