UNIQUE REHABILITATION CLINIC
UNIQUE REHABILITATION CLINIC
We are the Unique Rehabilitation Clinic, Rwanda leading team of specialists in rehabilitation services providing experience and results for people with spine and neuro-musculosketal problems who value the very best treatment and care. That’s why our patients travel from around the all corners of Rwanda for our diagnosis and treatment.
Our determination is simple ‘to make people healthy and improve their lives’.
We have brilliant team of rehabilitation specialist and we aim to offer next day appointments and we receive patients hourly and whether you have GP or doctor referral or not; feel free because our experience allows us to consult and diagnose our patients in just one visit at Unique rehab clinic.
THE CORE VALUES
To respect client time and to deliver the very best rehabilitation care. To treat people equally without prejudice and to listen carefully to our patients To communicate clearly, with honesty and attention To treat patients as we would wish for ourselves and we put ourselves in client’s shoes.
We understand that having a medical problem and seeking a specialist opinion can be stressful that why Unique Rehab clinic is here for you. Our waiting areas are designed to help you relax, quiet and never too busy. Comfortable seating, pleasant views.
Our luxurious rooms and exclusive setting make us the choice for patients who value their comfort and privacy while receiving the best rehabilitation treatment.
1. INITIAL CONSULTATION:
Your initial consultation will be 1 hour in duration. We ask you to arrive at the clinic 15 mins before your appointment to complete your identifications in the system.
After completing your identifications, your physiotherapist will listen to your history and ask you about your symptoms, and your expectations for recovery. They will then examine the area and perform a series of tests that may include movement and strength testing. It is advisable to wear clothing that will enable the physiotherapist to see and test the area of concern. After examining you, the physiotherapist will discuss their findings and your treatment options with you. You will have the opportunity to talk to them about any specific concerns you may have. Occasionally further imaging investigations or tests may be needed to help to determine the best management for your condition. Bring you imaging and other examination you did for further and specific diagnosis
3. Follow-Up Consultations
Follow-up consultations are 30 mins in duration. You will be sent an email appointment slip reminder 1-2 days before your scheduled appointment.
The purpose of orthopedic rehab is to help you regain function in your body as quickly and effectively as possible. One of the major benefits of rehab is returning to what you love doing. Orthopedic rehabilitation includes any injury or condition that is affecting your muscles, bones, cartilage, joints, tendons or ligaments. We can help you if you have arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, sports injuries, broken bones, joint replacements, ACL tears and many more. Our experienced physical therapists bring advanced treatment to patients who have undergone joint replacement, experienced a musculoskeletal injury, sustained bone trauma or have been diagnosed with a degenerative joint disease. all of our patients receive the different level of service and care. However, we know some patients may require a little bit extra, and that’s why we base all treatment on your individual needs and abilities. During your time with us, you will be in close contact with your physiotherapist and other rehabilitation team members
Ergonomics draws on many disciplines to optimize the interaction between the work environment and the worker. Science of work” we assess your workplace for musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) risk factors
WOMEN'S HEALTH REHABILITATION
Women’s Health Rehabilitation at Unique Rehab Clinic was developed to address conditions and issues that uniquely affect women. These include pelvic pain and pelvic floor muscle dysfunction, urinary incontinence (frequency or urgency), bowel incontinence or constipation, sexual dysfunction and discomfort, prenatal and postpartum musculoskeletal conditions, lower-back pain (including related groin and hip issues), and osteoporosis and bone health.
PRENATAL AND POSTPARTUM EXERCISE PROGRAM
Women experience many musculoskeletal, physiological, and emotional changes during and after pregnancy. These changes can occasionally lead to neck pain, lower-back pain, pelvic pain, joint discomfort, or incontinence, creating a need for therapeutic exercise. Unique Rehabilitation Clinic women’s health specialists have developed a program of gentle, safe, manual therapy and exercises designed to address and relieve these pregnancy-related changes.
OSTEOPOROSIS EXERCISE PROGRAM
Osteoporosis is a disorder in which bones become increasingly porous and brittle, making them more prone to fracture. It occurs most often in women. To limit your risk of injury, our physical therapists train you in weight-bearing exercises, resistance and flexibility training, and fall prevention.
PELVIC FLOOR PHYSICAL THERAPY
One of the most common conditions related to pelvic floor weakness is urinary incontinence. Pelvic pain can also result from pelvic floor weakness. This can be the result of surgery, injury, labor and delivery, or sexual abuse. At Unique Rehabilitation Clinic; there are physical therapists who are specially trained in women’s health rehabilitation develop personalized treatment programs for our patients that may include pelvic floor muscle exercises, manual therapy to address any misalignment and lack of muscle tone in the pelvic floor and the muscles surrounding it, and patient education on pelvic floor function and self-management strategies.
limitation in the ability to carry out basic functional activities, becomes increasingly common with advancing age. The primary purpose of rehabilitation is to enable people to function at the highest possible level despite physical impairment. While rehabilitation may be provided to all age groups, the fastest-growing population of persons requiring rehabilitation services is adults over 65 years of age. As we age, we face many physical and emotional changes that can affect our level of function and well-being. As population is aging, and people are living longer. We must maintain functional independence in the elderly and address the needs of our older generation. Rehabilitation of geriatric patients is imperative for the patients' well-being and for society, so that we can thrive socially and economically.  Essential to geriatric rehabilitation is communication, specifically improving any sensory impairment, including those related to vision and hearing. The prevention of falls and osteoporosis can protect the patient's health and improve longevity.
The main purpose at Unique Rehabilitation Clinic is to make sure that anybody who needs Physiotherapy, gets expert treatment, so we offer a Home Visit service to accommodate those who can’t make it to the clinic. We understand that some people may not be able to travel the distance to our clinic yet they still need treatment and assistance from a Chartered Physiotherapists. Our Physiotherapists regularly provide our home visit service to patients with Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s Disease. This service is quite appropriate for Post-Surgical patients like hip or knee replacements, as well as those with falls and balance problems and age relating functional problems. Furthermore, palliative care for positioning can be learned at home visits and of course all of the injuries and conditions that we regularly treat in the clinic can be treated in their home.
SPORTS INJURIES REHABILITATION
If you or someone you know is injured, schedule an evaluation with a physiotherapist as soon as possible at Unique Rehabilitation Clinic. Our specialists can work closely with athletes to assess muscle imbalance, range of motion and functional requirements of a particular sport. Injuries can occur in any sporting activity either you are professional or not. Professional athletes, in particular, are prone to injuries due to the excessive demands of competitive sport. The right exercise program to maintain strength, flexibility and stability can help athletes recover quickly after an injury, empowering them to resume athletic activities. Every injury is different and every person heals differently. The purpose of rehabilitation is to help the injured tissues recover in a controlled and supervised manner. It takes time for an injury to heal, and it's best to seek the guidance of an experienced physiotherapist during this time. The therapist can design a safe and effective recovery program specifically geared towards the individual's abilities. A physiotherapist can identify the cause of the injury and create a treatment plan to prevent future injuries. Our therapist will prescribe an exercise program consisting of exercises and stretching (to improve mobility and strength) The goal of physiotherapy is to reduce pain and improve function as quickly as possible. Along with exercise, rest is an important part of the recovery process. Our experts will help you balance, coordination, agility, rest and exercise to recover in an optimal manner.
DON’T WAIT FOR AN INJURY TO HAPPEN.
Prevention is better than cure. did you know that at Unique Rehabilitation Clinic physiotherapists help not only with treatment, but also with prevention of athletic injuries? Also, it doesn't matter if you play professional sports or are a weekend veteran friendly game. In fact, you don't have to wait until you are injured, because our experts can help an individual improve athletic performance and minimize injury. A preventive, proactive approach is important. Don't wait until someone gets injured because there is a lot that a physiotherapist can do to save you from an injury. Schedule an evaluation with us: we can design the right program for you and get you great results.
This rehabilitation services focus more on the disturbances in the travelling of messages between the brain and the body which can result in the loss of movement, sensation, coordination, and balance. Other aspects of bodily function, such as perception, speech, memory, cognition, and behaviour may also be affected. Neurological rehabilitation is a specialised area of physiotherapy focused on the treatment of individuals with neurological conditions that affect the functioning of the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. The common conditions are stroke, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury and Parkinson’s. It also includes conditions of the peripheral nervous system such as Guillain barre syndrome and diabetic neuropathy. Neurological conditions can have a devastating impact on the lives of the sufferers, along with family and friends. Therefore, it is important that neurological physiotherapists work in close partnership with other members of the multidisciplinary team including speech and language therapists, occupational therapist, dieticians, nurses, and doctors. Effective communication between patient, family members, and the multidisciplinary team is critical to positive healthcare outcomes following a neurological disorder.