MRK Biokineticst - biokinetics physical rehabilitation support

MRK Ortho

Clinical assessment and injury prevention programs for individuals for the rehabilitation of the neck, back, shoulder, hip, knee and ankle injuries and Pre and post operative rehabilitation. Musculoskeletal rehabilitation for Neurological conditions.

MRK Lifestyle

We offer the Biokinetic treatment and lifestyle enhancement of chronic lifestyle disorders such as diabetes, heart disease, obesity, asthma etc.

MRK Wellness

We offer personal and employee health risk assessments and create intervention strategies to improve personal and employee wellness. MRK Wellness creates healthy lifestyle changes for both the individual and the company.

MRK Neuro

We offer clinical assessments and prescription of appropriate exercise programmes with an aim to the prevention and management of conditions such as multiple sclerosis, stroke rehabilitation, Parkinson's and epilepsy.

MRK Perform

We offer sport specific testing and conditioning to improve endurance, speed, flexibility, agility, power, strength and reaction times, as well as sports injury prevention and rehabilitation.

MRK Kids

We provide assessments and prescriptions of safe exercise programs for children promoting motor learning and development, sport skill development and injury prevention treatment.

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What is Biokinetics?

Biokinetics is a medically recognized professional discipline, applying scientifically based physical activity, to either help prevent disease or to administer final phase rehabilitation following the onset of injury or disease. A Biokineticist can be thought of as a specialized exercise therapist that functions in professional alliance to health and medicine. The profession is recognized and registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA).

What is a Biokineticist?

A Biokineticist is an exercise specialist whom increases a person’s physical condition and the quality of life by means of physical assessment and the prescription of healthy exercise habits. The Biokineticist is the newest member of the allied medical team that specializes in preventative medicine and final phase rehabilitation to improve the quality of life through movement.

Who can benefit from MRK Biokineticists

  • Inactive individuals on the pursuit to manage their risk for lifestyle disorders such as diabetes, obesity, and cardiovascular diseases.
  • Individuals requiring physical rehabilitation for sport and orthopaedic injuries, orthopaedic conditions and physical disabilities
  • Corporate sector looking to improve the health, wellness and productivity of their workers
  • Athletes seeking professional assistance for optimal performance for their specific sporting disciplines and proper rehabilitation of sporting injuries
  • Individuals wanting to improve their overall wellness and general health
  • Corporate companies wishing to improve productivity and analyse their companies wellness and employee health
  • individuals who are needing pre operation and post operation rehabilitation