Arlene Gatchalian

Physiotherapist

Area of Expertise:

Dedicated, patient oriented Physical Therapist with more than Ten years of progressive patient care experience. Able to communicate effectively and sensitively with patients and careers to maximize the rehabilitation of patients and to ensure understanding of often complex clinical issues impacting on recovery.

Scope of services:

  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation
  • Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Electrotherapy using TENS, FES, therapeutic ultrasound, infrared therapy, diathermy
  • Supportive Taping and Strapping
  • Therapeutic Exercises
  • Range of Motion Exercises
  • Strengthening Exercises
  • Balance/Coordination Exercises
  • Postural Analysis and Training
  • Gait Training/Rehabilitation
  • Electronic cervical and lumbar traction
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome Release/Manipulation Therapy
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF)
  • Chest Physiotherapy
  • Splint, Prosthesis, Orthosis, and Orthopedic Shoes and Equipment Evaluation and Prescription

Education and Fellowships:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy at De La Salle – Health Sciences Campus De La Salle University System Dasmarinas, Cavite Philippines in 2005.

Professional experience (period): 10 years

Languages: English