Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service

A Medicina Física e de Reabilitação ou Fisiatria é a especialidade que tem como objetivo primordial restaurar no doente a função perdida (motora, respiratória, linguagem, fala, etc.).

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or Physiatry is the speciality whose main purpose is to restore lost functions to the patient (motor, respiratory, language, speech, etc.). It uses different re-education and analgesia techniques and privileges physical agents as therapeutic means.

The IPO-Porto Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service seeks to reduce impairment and disability, achieve better performance, help the patient reaching the maximum independence potential in his/her daily activities and improve the quality of life, optimizing the remaining capacities and compensating the lost ones.

Its operation occurs at several levels:

– Prevention, diagnosis and evaluation of the impairments, disabilities and disadvantages;

– Recovery of personal autonomy according to the functional recovery and the use of technical aids.

 

equipa

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service
Responsável de Serviço
Drª. Otília Romano
Fisioterapeuta Coordenador
Maria Arminda Gomes Pinho Brandão

contactos

telefone
225 084 000
fax
225 084 003
localização
Edifício H, piso 3