What is physiotherapy? benefits of physiotherapy

Physiotherapy deals with restoring and maintaining functional movement, reducing pain and promoting health in individuals. Physiotherapists are extensively trained in therapies including massage, joint mobilization and manipulation, as well as muscle stretching which are achieved using a wide variety of techniques. Additionally, physiotherapists may also make use of different modalities to reduce pain and inflammation Continue reading


Spine surgery: minimally invasive vs. open spine surgery

Over the last few decades, spinal surgery has significantly changed, providing plenty of benefits to patients. Previously, open spine surgeries were the only option to treat any spinal cord disorders. However, the introduction of minimal invasive spine surgery has made this procedure convenient for both patients as well as surgeons. The difference between an open Continue reading


Treatment of diabetes mellitus: A new approach through surgery

The economic, medical, and social burden of diabetes is immense. Given our current inability to achieve major remission and reduce death rates with medical management, metabolic surgery represents a new frontier in diabetic treatment. Over the past 20 years, bariatric surgery has proven successful in treating not just obesity but also type 2 diabetes. Surgery Continue reading