Physical therapists, also known as physiotherapists, are medical professionals, involved in the treatment of patients who have limitations in the movement of their body parts. The disabilities may be either caused due to accidents or any illness, or some may be suffering from the problem since their birth, called congenital defects. Physical therapists, in Greenland, specialize in different fields, which include orthopedics, pediatrics, paralysis, amputations, sports medicine, arthritis, etc.
The physical therapists of Greenland are responsible for developing exercises that help in improving the endurance and motor skills, strength of muscles of their patients. Many hospitals and health care facilities in Greenland have in-house physical therapists who provide treatment to the affected patients.