From the fountain of youth to the mineral baths that cure all afflictions, everyone
loves the feel of a warm pool. Hydrotherapy is conducted in small groups under the
supervision of a physiotherapist from Mill Park Physiotherapy Centre.
The advantages of hydrotherapy include: support, buoyancy, warmth, resistance to movement and compression.
Many conditions can be helped by hydrotherapy including back and neck problems,
sports injury, arthritic problems, work-related injuries, antenatal and
exercise, recovery from orthopaedic
- Strengthen muscles
- Mobilise joints
- Relieve pain
- Promote relaxation
- Improve general fitness
- Improve balance and coordination
The physiotherapist is experienced in conducting
hydrotherapy classes for a wide range of people with different problems. From sports
injuries to back injuries to regaining the ability to walk, the physiotherapist
will devise a suitable program to help get you back on track.
How to get started:
It is ideal to have an assessment for your suitability to undertake hydrotherapy
prior to participation. If you are not currently seeing a physiotherapist an assessment
can be arranged at Mill Park Physiotherapy Centre.
Hydrotherapy is conducted in
small groups at the Mill Park YMCA (Morang Drive Mill Park). Tuesday
12pm - 1pm. Cost = $15.