Patients’ symptoms can arise as the consequence of a trauma, a pathology or following surgical procedures. We offer a variety of PT services thanks to our team of skilled and certified physical therapists, such as musculo-skeletal and sport physical therapy, sport massages, hydrotherapy, modalities and much more. Please visit our services webpage for a complete overview
GENERAL PHYSICAL THERAPY
Physical therapy it’s a evidence-based safe and effective way to manage disability and pain while chasing mid & long term lasting positive effects in order to resume daily and sport activities that people were used to before an illness, disease, injury and/or surgery.
A solid amount of scientific publications now certify that physical therapy should be the first line of treatment when dealling with a vaste number of musculoskeletal conditions. Consequently speaking we provide general rehabilitation service for the following conditions, whether they are approached conservatively with physical therapy or in the pre & post operative phases in cooperation with the medical staff:
Our physical therapists evaluate, consult with GPs and involved specialist doctors - if necessary, set rehabilitative goals in a constantly shared process with our patients, eventually design a tailored treatment plan during which progresses and evolutions and tracked and periodically shared with the involved medical staff for an actual multidisciplinary approach in practice.
Our team of physical therapists is involved in a non-stop training process, constantly attending post-degree Continous Professional Development (CPD) courses and/or Masters; in addition to this, they observe surgical procedures with multiple surgeons we cooperate with in both Switzerland and Italy, and internal research groups are active in order to stay updated with the latest research evidencies and deliver an Evidence Based physical therapy.
We deliver the above mentioned general physical therapy services through:
rehabilitation plans & treatments
exercises & active physical therapy to reduce stiffness, improve balance and muscular strengh
Sports Rehab Lugano is a Physioswiss (Swiss Physical Therapy Association) and a Sportfisio (Swiss Sports Physical Therapy Association) member. The offered physical therapy services are covered by the Cassa Malati (Swiss heath insurances).
We remain at your disposal for any further information; please don’t hesitate to contact us for additional assistance via phone or e-mail (we speak Italian, English, German, French and Swedish).