Physiotherapy for Ataxia Living with a condition such as ataxia can be debilitating and impact on many areas of a person's life. Physiotherapy aims to maximise a person's functional ability and potential thereby improving quality of life. Physiotherapy may include: Strengthening exercises Stretching exercises Balance exercises Coordination exercises Falls advice Core stability exercises Provision of equipment such as mobility aids to maximise your independence Referral to other health professionals such as occupational therapists Your physiotherapist will design a treatment programme based around your individual problems and will discuss your goals during the treatment planning process which will be reviewed regularly throughout your treatment. Benefits of physiotherapy may include: Improved mobility Improved independence Reduced number of falls Improved balance and coordination Improved confidence Improved muscle strength Ataxia Effects of Ataxia Causes of Ataxia Diagnosis of Ataxia Physiotherapy for Ataxia Why Manchester Neuro Physio To book an assessment or for more information please email email@example.com call 0161 883 0066 . ← Previous Why Manchester Neuro Physio?