Physiotherapy can help you avoid surgery, reduce your medication, manage your pain and reduce the risk of injury. Physios are highly qualified and can help you with a range of conditions and symptoms, including chronic conditions such as arthritis. Compared with many other treatments physio is also highly cost-effective and you can self refer.Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that involves diagnoses and treatment of people who experience difficulty moving or performing normal activities due to a condition or illness – what makes it truly unique though, is that people are often restored back to health through Physiotherapy without the use of drugs or surgery. Internationally, Physiotherapy is sometimes known as ‘Physical Therapy’ and Physiotherapists as ‘Physical Therapists.