FAQ

FAQ

Q1. Am I eligible for a rebate from my Kupat Cholim or private health insurance? A1. Clallit Mushlam members receive a substantial rebate for private physiotherapy and any private health insurance which includes ambulatory coverage receive a rebate. Q2. What is the...
Dry Needling part 2

Dry Needling part 2

How does Dry Needling work?   As mentioned in my previous blog post, needles can be placed in or around various structures in the body depending on the desired response.  When the fine, hair-like needle is inserted into a trigger point, a local twitch response...
Clinical Pilates

Clinical Pilates

Pilates   How did Pilates come to be? Pilates was invented by Joseph Pilates, in his youth he suffered from many ailments such as asthma, rickets and rheumatic fever. Joseph was an extremely motivated person and overcame these ailments to become an accomplished...
Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis what is it?   Osteoarthritis is the most common chronic condition that affects our joints. A joint is a point in the body where 2 bones meet and work harmoniously in conjunction with muscles, tendons and ligaments to create and allow movement....
Exercise and how it reduces pain

Exercise and how it reduces pain

Exercise and pain   Prescribed exercises are a core component of Physiotherapy and there is an abundance of research proving its effectiveness in combating a wide range of conditions, from osteoporosis to depression and everything else in between. Many in the...
Exercise and the Immune System

Exercise and the Immune System

Does exercise help your immune system?   Firstly, it’s important to establish what actually constitutes our immune system. Our immune system is the body’s armor against pathogens, infections and viruses. It is made up of a multitude of organs, tissues and cells....
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