- Occupational TherapistsDurbell Pharmacy Panorama is very pleased to add a new Occupational Therapy Service to our list of offerings, as we believe that boosts our promise of health and wellness even further.
Extra help and expertise offered by the Occupational Therapy Practice include, but are not limited to:
Hand and Upper Limb Rehabilitation: This includes ALL rehabilitation with regard to fractures, tendon repairs/sprains, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, cubital tunnel syndrome, basically anything concerning a patient’s hand/arm.
Lymphoedema and Chronic Venous Insufficiency/Venous Ulcers: Compression bandaging, manual lymph drainage, exercises, skin care and education regarding both conditions. These rapidly decrease lymphoedema and the healing time of ulcers.
Wound Care: Healable, non-healable and maintenance wounds. (Diabetes, ulcers etc.) We incorporate specialised dressings and techniques.
Rehabilitation back into the home post hospitalisation: This includes therapies post stroke, joint replacements or any traumatic hospitalisation.
Dementia-related psychiatric assessments and therapy: To assist you with decisions regarding medications and incorporate therapies to alleviate or compensate for certain behaviours.
- Bone Density TestingDon’t fall victim to the “Silent Disease” – early detection is half the battle won!
Osteoporosis threatens the quality of life of millions of people worldwide. Early assessment and ongoing monitoring are key to better patient management, resulting in improved morbidity and reduced mortality. At our Tyger Valley Pharmacy, you can book a 30-minute session for a rapid, radiation-free osteoporosis assessment. It is known as the Ultimate Screening and Monitoring Solution for Osteoporosis and used by leading Physicians around the world.
Thousands of global installations and millions of scans have demonstrated the products’ efficacy and wide acceptance by the medical community. This Multi-site Measurement technique is unique in its ability to measure at multiple skeletal sites providing a fuller clinical picture. Multi-site measurement enables flexibility in assessing patients who cannot be scanned at a particular skeletal site. It also offers advantages for patient follow-up, enabling identification and monitoring of small changes in different skeletal sites.