ABOUT PHYSIOTHERAPY

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Find a physio

Find a physiotherapist near you, search by location, area of practice or by keyword

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Visiting a physio

When you visit your physio for the first time, they'll talk to you about your medical history and assess your health issue. They'll discuss what you'd like to achieve from the treatment.

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What is physiotherapy?

Physiotherapy uses proven techniques to help restore movement and function to anyone affected by an injury, disability or health condition. It’s a therapy that can help you achieve movement for life!

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Professional Guidelines

The following guidelines provide important information on the standards and professional behaviour expected from physiotherapists in New Zealand.

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Useful links

Links to useful health organisations, resources and other international Physiotherapy Associations.

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Making a complaint

Concerned about the physiotherapy treatment you have received?

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Become a physio

Physio’s are professionally qualified with either a Diploma in Physiotherapy (pre-1991), a Bachelor of Physiotherapy, or a qualification from overseas approved by the Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand.

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Person and Whānau Centred Care

Person and whānau centred care is healthcare that focuses on what you and your whānau need, value, and want to achieve.

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