Involves a broad range of approaches and therapeutic methods that take advantage of the physical properties of water, such as temperature and pressure, for therapeutic purposes, to stimulate blood circulation, treat the symptoms of certain diseases and we can use the water to facilitate and resist the movement to improve the muscle power.
At Dar El Mona, clients benefit from hydrotherapy by using our outdoor pool specially designed for rehabilitation, the butterfly tank, four cells bath and immersion tanks.
Whirlpool is a water bath in which water is agitated by an electric turbine. Whirlpools come in various shapes and sizes, but all work on the same principles. Warm whirlpools are a source of moist heat and are used to increase local metabolism, promote muscle relaxation, sedate sensory nerve endings, and to increase cell permeability to aid with healing. The agitation in a whirlpool can increase lymphatic circulation, assist in the removal of debris and keeps the water at a constant temperature throughout the tank. Whirlpools are used to treat, subacute and chronic traumatic or inflammatory conditions, and peripheral vascular disease or peripheral nerve injuries.