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Physiotherapy for CMT Disease

Physiotherapy for CMT Disease

Manchester Neuro Physio can provide specialist neurological physiotherapy treatment to help reduce the impact that CMT disease can have on your life. Early treatment is recommended in order to maximise your potential, however treatment can be beneficial at any stage of the condition. Physiotherapy treatment for CMT may include:

  • Exercises to improve muscle strength in your limbs
  • Stretches to increase flexibility and reduce muscle stiffness
  • Exercises to improve mobility, balance and coordination
  • Advice on appropriate walking aids to maintain your independence and reduce your risk of falls
  • Advice on provision of orthotics to improve your walking pattern, safety and comfort when walking
  • Advice on appropriate home adaptations or equipment to maximise your independence and safety in day to day tasks
  • Advice to those who care for you on how best to help you with safe transfers and mobility

Your physiotherapist will conduct a thorough assessment of your needs and devise an individual treatment programme for you to reach your potential. Benefits of physiotherapy treatment include:

  • Improved mobility
  • Reduced risk of falls
  • Improved independence
  • Improved confidence
  • Improved muscle strength and flexibility
  • Improved balance
  • Improved transfers
  • Reduced pain
  • Reduced risk of secondary joint problems
  • Improved exercise tolerance

To speak to a member of our team regarding treatment available please call now on 0161 883 0066

CMT Disease

To book an assessment or for more information please email call 0161 883 0066 .