Physical Medicine and Physiotherapy; osteopathy

Coordinator: Dr. Isabel Lopes and Nuno Loureiro.

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic Espregueira Mendes located at Atlantic Health Clinic is specially devoted to the rehabilitation of musculoskeletal pathology and pathology resulting from sports.

It is a privileged space and comprises several areas including: area ELECTROTHERAPY, KINESIS studio / gym and hydrotherapy area. It has the most modern technology (Pulsed Signal Therapy (PST), Shock Wave Therapy, Isokinetic evaluation, among others) and provides a differentiated and service excellence.

The rehabilitation team is multidisciplinary and includes physiatrists, physiotherapists, nurses and physical therapy assistants. Closely with the rehabilitation team, there are colleagues in other medical specialties and other health professionals, which allows to optimize the rehabilitation program provided.

The Department of Clinical MFR Espregueira Mendes offers extensive range queries:

Consultation General Physiotherapy

Query Pathology Musculo-Skeletal

Query Temporo-Mandibular Dysfunction

Given the vocation for sports rehabilitation, the Department of Clinical MFR Espregueira Mendes gets athletes of all ages and competitive levels, aiming to return to sport and / or optimization of sports performance, as well as the prevention of sports injuries. The differentiation of the rehabilitative team, the program focused on the athlete and their specificities and innovation of techniques and procedures used are fundamental pillars in rehabilitation programs instituted.