Additional Services

Helicopteros Sanitarios offers completely personalised and individual PHYSIOTHERAPY TREATMENTS with experienced professionals.

Physiotherapy uses among others the following methods:

  • Manual therapies.
  • Myofascial therapy.
  • Massage therapy: treatment by massage.
  • Physiotherapy: The therapy of mobilising the body. Passive, active - assisted and active against resistance.
  • Muscle strengthening technique.
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Re-education technique.
  • Joint articulation technique.
  • Neurological physiotherapy techniques: Bobath, Motor relearning Programme, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation techniques PNF, etc.
  • Children physiotherapy techniques: Early learning programmes stimulation, Le Metayer’s Method
  • Respiratory Physiotherapy: diaphragmatic breathing exercises, chest expansion, etc.
  • Manual lymphatic drainage.
  • Re-education of posture and gait
  • Re-education of balance technique.
  • Electrotherapy: treatment based on the effects of electricity (electrostimulation, analgesic currents, TENS ...).
  • Ultrasound therapy.
  • Kinesiotaping (dressings).
  • Thermotherapy (infrared treatment).
  • Cryotherapy: Application of cold treatment.

The main physiotherapy sessions offered by Helicopteros Sanitarios are:

PHYSIOTHERAPY AFTER TRAUMA

  • Post-surgery trauma (shoulder surgery, knee, ankle, arthroscopy, ligamentoplasty , hip and knee replacement).
  • Rehabilitation of sprains, dislocations, fractures.
  • Spinal Column conditions (back and neck pain, contractures, lumbago, sciatica, herniated discs, whiplash, torticollis, scoliosis ...).
  • Joint pain (shoulder, knee, hip, hand ...).
  • Inflammatory processes (tendinitis, capsulitis, plantar fasciitis ...).
  • Pain syndromes (sciatic pain, Pyramidal Syndrome, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome ...).
  • Sports injuries (muscle overload, fibrillar breaks, joint contractures ...).
  • Postural health and therapeutic back exercises.

Physiotherapy for Rheumatological complaints

  • Arthrosis.
  • Arthritis.
  • Fibromyalgia.
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis.

Physiotherapy for Neurological complaints

  • Brain stroke (hemiplegia).
  • Cerebellar syndromes.
  • Infantile brain paralysis.
  • Parkinson.
  • Spinal cord injuries.
  • Inner Ear Syndromes. (balance)
  • Gait irregularity.

PAEDIATRIC PHYSIOTHERAPY

  • Congenital torticollis. (Wryneck)
  • Brachial palsy.
  • Clubfoot and Equinus contractures.
  • Postsurgical rehabilitation (Congenital hip dislocations ...).
  • Psychomotor stimulation in Psychomotor developmental delays.

RESPIRATORY PHYSIOTHERAPY

  • Chronic bronchitis.
  • Asthma.
  • Cystic fibrosis.

PHYSIOTHERAPY FOR CIRCULATION PROBLEMS

  • Lymphedema.
  • Phlebolymphedema
  • Inflammations.

Patients may be seen in various locations:

  • OUTPATIENT PHYSIOTHERAPY CONSULTATION
  • PHYSICAL THERAPY AT HOME
  • PHYSICAL THERAPY IN HOSPITAL

    • Post-surgery trauma (shoulder surgery, knee, ankle, arthroscopy, ligament surgery, hip and knee ...).
    • Immobilization syndrome (muscle weakness immobilisation during hospitalisation).
    • Respiratory complications.
    • Circulatory complications.

Private specialist consultations following Initial Appointment: