Physiotherapy is a branch of modern medicine which deals with diagnosis, treatment and Prevention of various diseases with physical sources such as heat, light, electricity, sound waves, electromagnetic waves, laser, biological principles, mechanical forces, soft tissue mobilisation and manipulation techniques such as Myofacial release, Nerve mobilisation, Manipulation technique, Muscle Energy techniques, Therapeutic Exercises and massage for treatment and prevention of the ailment.
The advantage of Physiotherapy is that it is a drugless form of treatment which doesn't have any side effects. Physiotherapy is used either directly or in association with other system of treatment.
Merits of Physiotherapy
In the modern century, man is exposed to all kind of pollutants; the air we breathe, the food we take, the water we drink and the medicines which we use for treatment is having many proven side effects.
Physiotherapy is a drugless form of treatment which doesn't have any side effects because it utilises only physical agents for treatment.
Physiotherapy is a universally accepted scientific form of treatment having allopathic background for diagnosis and use physical sources for treatment and also Physiotherapy goes deep into the root cause of the disease and helps to cure and prevent the recurrence through correction of the root cause.