A concussion is defined as the pathophysiological changes to the brain after injury, and can be caused by a traumatic blow to the head or elsewhere in the body where the impulse is transmitted to the head. Patient’s suffering from a concussion typically present with functional disturbances, such as difficulty concentrating, confusion, visual impairment, balance problems, low energy, irritability, and headache. Personal Care Physio and Osteopathy is a clinic specialized in the assessment and treatment of concussions, in both acute and chronic stages. Therapist’s have been trained in evidence-based approaches to concussion rehabilitation and patient education. Proper management of concussion symptoms is vital to ensure safety with return to work, sport and regular activities, and to avoid secondary complications.
COVID-19 VIRUS: Effective immediately, PCPO is currently booking Telehealth Physio for new and existing clients for Physiotherapy. If you require urgent care, please contact our office to arrange to speak with a therapist to determine if a direct physical examination is required and/or Telehealth would be more appropriate. Telehealth sessions allow you to seamlessly continue with your rehab goals during this time of social distancing. Online booking for Telehealth Physio 1:1 care is now available at our online booking site.
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