Physiotherapy has been found to provide significant benefit for patients suffering from chronic lung disease.
The respiratory physiotherapy service, run by Corrine Ward, takes place on Fridays at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth. Corrine has extensive specialist experience of respiratory conditions from intensive care, the acute setting and through to out patients with 22 years post graduate experience.
Central Health Physiotherapy provides an outpatient respiratory service at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth.
Our respiratory physiotherapists treat patients of all ages and with a wide variety of respiratory problems including:
- Chronic lung disease management
- Sputum clearance
- Energy conservation and breathlessness mangement
- Dysfunctional breathing
- Pulmonary rehabilitation
- Buteyko (from October)