Services Offered

Chronic Disease Reduction and Reversal Programme

Including an initial assessment and supervised Biokinetic group exercise sessions helping patients to manage their chronic condition.

Medical Reward Schemes

Donavan Pillai Biokineticists are accredited as a wellness network partner to conduct health and fitness assessments for Discovery Vitality and Momentum Multiply reward schemes. Members of these schemes can undergo a health and fitness assessment and earn points.

Scope Of Practice

Some of the areas encompassed within the Biokinetics Scope of Practice are:

Assessment:

  • Medical History & Previous Injury
  • Previous Exercise Intolerance
  • Anthropometry
  • Flexibility & Range of Motion
  • Posture screening
  • Muscle strength, function & activation
  • Slow-motion Biomechanical analysis

Musculoskeletal Status:

  • Isometric & Isotonic Muscle Strength,
    Power & endurance
  • Proprioception
  • Postural Alignment 

Wellness:

  • Cholesterol & Glucose Tests
  • Blood Pressure
  • Body Composition
  • Weight Loss & Wellness Exercise Programmes 
     

Acute Conditions:

  • Rehabilitation of Pre-surgical orthopaedic & Cardiac Impairments
  • Rehabilitation of non- and post-surgical orthopaedic, cardiac and cerebro-vascular Impairments 

Chronic conditions:

  • Lower Back Pain
  • Metabolic Disease & Disorders
  • Stress-Related disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Stroke
  • Cancer
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Hypercholesterolemia 

Sports Science / Conditioning:

  • Sports Specific Assessment
  • Exercise & Training Programme Prescription & Conditioning