Hydrotherapy for hips and knees

A recent review of Literature and research into the effects of hydrotherapy in hip and knee pain found the following:

Hydrotherapy is beneficial prior to surgery

Hydrotherapy is beneficial immediately after joint replacement

Lifecare physiotherapists would be happy to discuss any of your patients hydrotherapy needs.

It is advised that anyone undertaking a hydrotherapy program undergo a full assessment prior to commencing in the pool, and receive an individualised program provided by their physiotherapist.