Peter Zuman - The Pinnacle Physiotherapy Clinic
Who is your typical patient?
Generally, someone who has done something out of the ordinary, not usual for their lifestyle, and who finds themselves with say back or shoulder pain.
What does physiotherapy set out to achieve?
Relieve any pain, help them get back to normal, restore normal function.
When should someone talk to you?
After they've suffered persistent pain for say a week or if they've been recently injured.
How long can a treatment program take?
It varies according to the issue but often between 4 and 6 weeks
Do you treat spinal issues?
Yes, often. Many people don't think of a physiotherapist first when it comes to spinal issues, but physiotherapy can often help with these.
What other issues can you help with, things people may not be aware of?
We have 7 physios and can treat a variety of conditions. We treat people of all ages, women with women's health issues, people with inner ear problems such as vertigo, we run Pilates classes to help those with chronic injuries or those who just want to improve their general fitness, strength, flexibility etc. We also run mums and bubs classes to help women return to their best following child birth.
Anything else people might like to know?
Just that we provide personal one of one treatment for patients and most sessions run for 30 minutes. And of course, we invite anyone who thinks we may be able to help them to contact us at the Clinic.