Re-education Physiotherapy Singapore

Re-education physiotherapy is utilized for a few different physiotherapy therapy interventions: mobility and sensory re-learning programs.

  1. Mobility (such as walking re-training; walking or limping is a very complex and dynamic mobility activity that involves the use of the entire human body as a whole). Walking is different from individuals to individuals, according to each one's individual anatomy and physiology, our age and conditioning to walk at what speed.
  2. Re-training Physiotherapy in our clinic will be used to help and teach our patients to learn how to walk again, normally, after an injury or disorder, or to help maintain their functional mobility if they have chronic conditions that affects their ability to walk.

    As a result of abnormal walking patterns, it can cause muscle imbalances and weakening of muscles neglected, joint stiffness where the joints are not utilized, pain that can be chronic as well as nervous system disorders. We will first assess our patients' walking pattern, before creating a custom-made physiotherapy rehabilitation and re-education program that will be a combination of strengthening, improving active and passive range of motion, pain relief as well as walking re-education.

    We also will prescribe walking aids suitable for your level of mobility and function, as well as teach you how and when to use it safely and effectively.

  3. Sensation. Following an injury, one can have affected, impaired or poor sensation i.e. pins and needles all the time in the hand or the foot, unable to tell where the body part is in relation to the body, increased sensitivity to temperature or pressure or touch etc. All these causes an increase risk to falls or tissue damage.Sensory re-learning plays an important part of teaching body parts or organs such as the skin with hypersensitivity to become normal again, to enable participation in daily tasks and activities.

    An example is when a patient post-operatively develops a hypersensitive thumb that feels pain with light touches, pressure regardless of light or deep pressure, and with exposure to hot or cold elements. The opposite can happen, where the patient cannot feel, and they might even sustain an injury without realizing it.This impairs the patient's ability to handle coins, to use keys, to button, to comb their hair, to press button and the like.

    This will also impair his or her ability to work, to text someone, to hold a phone to talk to someone, to lift up a cup of coffee to their mouths to drink - the amount of impact is very great. It also exposes them of risks of injury, and even amputations. What we need to do is gradual exposure to stimuli that are painful and nociceptive, in a safe, clinical environment to ensure nerve and sensitivity can be normalized, which is re-education physiotherapy.
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Our Physio & Rehab Expertise

Phoenix Rehab Group works with specialist physiotherapists and specialist rehab therapists who are highly trained, qualified, experienced and passionate to provide high level of expert care to our patients.

Areas of specialization

  • physiotherapy: back and neck (spine), sports, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle
  • hand therapy: forearm, wrist, hand and fingers
  • podiatrist: leg, calf, ankle, foot and toes
  • read more on our specializations here

All our therapists are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCM). See our entire team here by location and specialization.

Initially, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to help you recover. They then provide expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term solution.

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We do not rely on advertising - instead, we prefer and appreciate the goodwill and positive reinforcement from patients.

When you have the opportunity, please take the time to tell your family, friends and physicians about the positive results and experience you have had in our clinic.

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We are a wholly Singapore Private Limited group of licensed physiotherapists, hand therapists, podiatrists, chiropractors, sports massage therapists, clinical pilates practitioners and TCM physicians practicing in our scope of rehabilitation and its areas of specializations.

As listed in our website are the list of services we provide our clients as referred by their medical doctors or by self referrals/word of mouth, but you can also make an appointment without seeing any doctors (that being said, if you do need a referral to a specialist orthopedic surgeon or sports GP, we will recommend you too as value added service at no additional costs to you).

The range of rehabilitation results vary from patients to patients, depending on a variety of factors and reasons such as severity of condition, genetics, gender and age. However, we will still deliver the best evidence-based-practice of physiotherapy, hand therapy, TCM, sports training and deep tissue release therapy that we can deliver (we are proud to say that we try our best to only engage the most experienced and specialist therapists - which makes a big difference in clinical outcomes).

The information available on this site is for educational purposes only, if you need a full professional advise on physiotherapy, hand therapy and occupational therapy, please schedule an appointment with us by contacting our staff by Call/SMS/WhatsApp at +6588001830 or email, thanks!

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Finally I know what I have, my pain decreased and now I'm back to work!

Regional Sales Manager

OMG. The pain levels in my hands have dropped dramatically, about 60-70%


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