Hydrotherapy is any activity performed in water to assist in rehabilitation and recovery from serious injury

Conditions Helped by Hydrotherapy

Chronic Pain conditions- Hydrotherapy is a recommended course of treatment for patients to reduce pain by promoting normal movement and control.

Neurological conditions – Hydrotherapy is used to reduce muscle spasm in patients with severe traumatic brain injury


Musculoskeletal Injuries – Hydrotherapy help to improve function following a musculoskeletal injury. like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and low back pain.


The goals of hydrotherapy are

  • Muscle relaxation, improving joint motion and reducing pain
  • Relieve pain and muscle spasm
  • To strengthen weak muscles
  • To maintain or increase the range of joint movement
  • To re-educate paralyzed muscles
  • To encourage walking and other functional and recreational activities