Physiotherapy is a healing method focused on mobility. Physical therapy (PT), mostly known as Physiotherapy, is a primary care specialty in western medicine that, by using mechanical force and movements [Bio-mechanics or Kinesiology], Manual therapy, exercise therapy, electrotherapy and various physical therapies who practice evidence based treatments, remediates impairments and promotes mobility, function, and quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, and physical intervention.
It begins with an assessment of the patient’s condition including medical history
and physical examination. It is performed by physical therapists (commonly known as physiotherapists). A physiotherapist is a specialist skilled and educated specifically in proper rehabilitation.
In addition to clinical practice, other activities encompassed in the physical therapy profession include research, education, consultation, and administration. Physical therapy services may be provided as primary care treatment or alongside, or in conjunction with, other medical services.