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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or Physiatry is a medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of different problems such as those that result from traumatic pathologies, injuries in the central and peripheral nervous systems, as well as orthopaedic traumatological, cardio-respiratory, reumathological, peripheral vascular and pediatric injuries, among others.


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation uses different therapeutic strategies that will prevent or minimize the multiple clinical consequences of acute and chronic diseases in terms of disabilities, inabilities and disadvantages.


The Physiatrist deals with all the aspects of the treatment, from the prevention of complications associated with different pathologies that may affect you, to the treatment of complications that may already exists, including the minimization and rehabilitation of supervenient after-effects, leading the patient to the best possible functional state and aiming at the patient's independence from third persons for his/her daily activities and quality of life. These actions are focused both on the patient's clinical and emotional states.

The doctor works within a broad field of action that demands extensive knowledge about the human being, his diseases and their consequences, as well as other ailments of the human body.

Algarfisio-Clínica de Fisioterapia do Algarve Lda
Portimão - Physical Medicine

Specialized in physiotherapy since 1988

Rua Mouzinho Albuquerque 10-A
8500-710 PORTIMÃO
282 414 039