Hydrotherapy is an ancient form of therapeutic technique which uses the various properties of water to treat certain ailments. It, used to be known as Hydropathy in the past involves the use of water in managing pain. The term hydrotherapy is a broad one and circles around a range of approaches and methods and employs the properties of water such as temperature and pressure in getting the job done.
At Plexus we use the whirlpool hydrotherapy to treat the neurological conditions such as stroke, cerebral palsy, myopathy, various joint disorders such as osteoarthritis and several other types of arthritis. The patient is placed either sitting or standing in the whirlpool which has temperature controlled water gushing out at varying pressure. The patient is made to do several exercises against this pressure. Get in touch with us to know more.