Post Op Physio

You will be seen as an inpatient by the physiotherapist and commence rehabilitation on the day of your surgery. The early goals are:

  • Early commencement of range of motion
  • Early mobilisation (walking etc.)
  • Control of swelling
  • Muscle strengthening

Once you are safe for discharge your rehabilitation will continue in the clinic. The usual length of time you will need to spend in the clinic depends on your progress, and is between 6 and 12 weeks. The physiotherapist will continue assisting your:

  • Range of motion
  • Muscle strengthening
  • Activity specific rehabilitation 

Below are examples of exercises that your Physiotherapist may use during your rehabilitation.

Clinic Locations

West Perth, Joondalup, Canningvale