We are at ORANGE according to the NZ COVID-19 Protection Framework.  Protect yourself and our community by getting boosted, wearing a mask when out and about and reducing contact with others. Hospital visitors don’t need a Vaccine Pass, but must wear a surgical/medical paper mask. Fabric face coverings are no longer acceptable.  See our COVID-19 page for general COVID-19 advice, detailed hospital visiting guidelines and COVID-19 tests.

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Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function resulting from injury, disability or illness.

A physiotherapist can assess your movement and function, and develop a treatment plan together with you, your whānau/family and caregivers to restore or develop your potential including:

  • Maximise your physical function
  • Managing respiratory illness
  • Support to prevent falls and improve balance
  • Help with mobility aids
  • Assist you to self-manage conditions
  • Support after surgery to enable full recovery
  • Ensure safe discharge back home or to community support providers
  • Treat women’s health issues after mastectomy or pelvic problems
  • Manage lymphoedema
  • Support parents to manage their child’s condition/illness

We provide physiotherapy services to inpatients, outpatients and the community across the West Coast.

Page last updated: 25 May 2021

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