What is Orthopaedic Group?
This exercise program is aimed at returning individuals to optimal independence and is specifically designed for people who have experienced a total hip or knee replacement.
The Orthopaedic group is directly supported by a Physiotherapist and Allied Health Assistant.
Each person receives their own personal exercise program, and is encouraged to keep this up at home with the aid of an instructive exercise diary.
You will be performing a variety of exercises to improve the strength in lower limbs and range of motion in your replaced joint.
Exercise’s are progressed gradually at the individual rate.
To improve muscle strength
To help increase range of motion
To help ease pain and reduce swelling.
All referrals via Intake Worker on 57614500
AL Berry Day Activities & Therapy Centre, Samaria Rd, Benalla
Every Tuesday for 6 weeks from 9.30am-10.30am
Support person welcome to attend.
Every new client requires an assessment appointment prior to starting the program.
Staff will discuss fees with you and provide a fee declaration form for you to sign.
No person will be refused due to inability to pay.