Physiotherapy Admission Criteria

The following are the admission criteria for outpatient and home health care physiotherapy services:

  • Breathing disorders including emphysema, asthma and chronic bronchitis
  • Cerebral palsy.
  • Chronic lung diseases.
  • Congenital deformities of the bones or joints.
  • Deformity syndrome with neurological effects.
  • Degenerative diseases of the spinal column.
  • Degenerative musculoskeletal disease (arthritis).
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Disorders of the peripheral nervous system.
  • Epileptic syndromes.
  • Following brain tumors including post-surgical recovery.
  • Following spinal cord injury – quadriplegia, paraplegia.
  • Guillian Barré Syndrome.
  • Joint and spinal deformities.
  • Joint diseases and arthritis.
  • Motor Neuron Disease.
  • Multiple sclerosis.
  • Muscular dystrophy.
  • Neurodegenerative diseases.
  • Neurological Disorders.
  • Osteoporosis with complications.
  • Pain syndromes.
  • Post-amputation.
  • Post-neurosurgery.
  • Post-orthopedic surgery.
  • Post-stroke.
  • Post-traumatic skull or brain injury.
  • Primary and secondary muscle dysfunction.
  • Sports injuries.
  • Tendon or ligament ruptures.