By visiting the right clinic, one can be able to get treatment for dizziness, loss of balance, vertigo, and nausea. People may be unable to work when they suffer from these conditions and it makes living with the condition difficult. These conditions may make it impossible to perform simple chores. As a result of these conditions, one may suffer falls and this can cause some injuries. The injuries may be mild or can even be severe.
One should not live with this dizzy conditions when they can get treatment. The physiotherapy that is used to treat this condition is called vestibular rehabilitation. Patients who suffer from dizzy conditions normally do exercises that will promote their central nervous system when they do vestibular rehabilitation.
Meniere disease, age, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, head injuries, acoustic neuroma, migraine-related disorders and vestibular neuritis are some of the causes of dizziness and imbalances.
When you visit a vestibular rehabilitation clinic, a vestibular rehabilitation therapist will do an assessment to determine the cause of the dizziness or imbalance. This assessment will help the specialists to design a customized program of exercises that will help to solve the condition. In some cases, a patient will be required to change their dietary lifestyle even as they do the special exercises that the specialist suggests. Exercises must be done regularly by patients in their homes in order to improve their condition. Patients who suffer from dizziness and imbalance may also benefit from lifestyle advice which will improve their condition.
To treat some of the conditions that cause the dizziness and imbalance, a patient may get treatment that is called an Epley’s maneuver which is a head maneuver treatment. Patients may also get cognitive behavioral therapy to improve their conditions. Some patients will only require one or two sessions while others may take several months for treatment depending on their condition. A vestibular rehabilitation therapist will only carry out treatment after they have an understanding of the patient’s condition.
It is good to get treatment early instead of waiting for months or years for the condition to clear up. In some cases, patients do not understand the condition they suffer from and they may go to several physicians before they are pointed in the right direction. One should seek the help of a vestibular rehabilitation therapist when one feels drunk but they’re not, veering off as one walks, unsteadiness on one’s feet, feeling like one is spinning or the surroundings are spinning. To determine whether vestibular rehabilitation therapy can treat your condition, one should visit the clinic to get an assessment.