Hydrotherapy & Aquatic Physiotherapy

If you are seeking an aquatic physiotherapist to help you get the best from your body, AB Physiotherapy offer hydrotherapy in Fremantle WA and are an experienced team for all aspects of pool physiotherapy.

The water provides buoyancy, warmth, and compressive force that can relieve pain, reduce swelling, and improve movement. For anyone living in Perth, hydrotherapy programs tailored to your specific condition will enable you to continue independently.

Hydrotherapy is perfect for conditions like – Back Pain, Joint Replacement, Arthritis and Injury Recovery

Hydrotherapy can be a stepping stone on your recovery path, or a long term management solution for chronic joint problems such as arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis. Our Fremantle Aquatic physiotherapist will establish a safe starting point for your current needs, and will also provide swim stroke correction if indicated.

Having aquatic physiotherapy treatment is a vital component of your rehabilitation following injury or joint replacement.

 

Speak to our aquatic physiotherapist in Fremantle and book your appointment today!

Where and When:

Our hydrotherapy sessions are performed twice weekly utilising the heated pool at State Swim East Fremantle. Sessions run by appointment, Tuesday and Thursday mornings between 8:30-11am.

Costs:

Supervised sessions: $80.00

Ongoing sessions: $55.00

Your pool entry is included in the cost of your session. Private health rebates will apply if you are covered for physiotherapy.

 

Swim Stroke Workshop:

With our exercise prescription at AB Physiotherapy Fremantle we provide the right advice for you to get the best from your body. Swimming is a recreational activity you will be able to continue for many years, for exercise and enjoyment.

You will be given expert advice on your swimming style, no matter your current level of experience. We will be specific to your needs, with an informed understanding of how previous injury or surgery may impact on your ability in the water.

Following assessment of your stroke our swim stroke correction will include techniques to help with:

  • Breathing
  • Head and arm position
  • Body roll
  • Effective kick

We will also focus on rhythm, timing and ‘feel’ for the water. This will enable you to be more at ease in the water, enjoy your swimming and set yourself new challenges!

Swim stroke correction can be undertaken as part of your standard hydrotherapy consult. In addition we provide swim stroke correction workshops with small groups. You will be able to learn in a supportive group and have access to drills appropriate to your current level.

Swim stroke correction workshop:

Workshop A –  focusing on head and arm position.

Workshop B –  focusing on effective kick and swim drills.

Cost:

$30.00 single workshop including entry to pool (Health fund rebatable)

$55.00 for two workshops

 

To make an appointment or to find a workshop that suits you,  contact us.