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Physiotherapy

What Is Physiotherapy?

Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession dedicated to working with people to identify and maximize their ability to move and function throughout their lifespan.

Physiotherapists Improve Clients’ Quality of Life By

  • Promoting optimal mobility, physical activity and overall health and wellness;
  • Preventing disease, injury, and disability;
  • Managing acute and chronic conditions, activity limitations, and participation restrictions;
  • Improving and maintaining optimal functional independence and physical performance;
  • Rehabilitating injury and the effects of disease or disability with therapeutic exercise programs and other interventions; and
  • Educating and planning maintenance and support programs to prevent re-occurrence, re-injury or functional decline.

Physiotherapy is anchored in movement sciences and aims to enhance or restore function of multiple body systems. The profession is committed to health, lifestyle and quality of life. This holistic approach incorporates a broad range of physical and physiological therapeutic interventions and aids.

Commonly Treated Conditions

  • Tendonitis / Tendonopathy
  • Joint Rehabilitation
  • Sports Injury Recovery
  • Whiplash Recovery / Motor Vehicle Recovery
  • Fracture Rehabilitation
  • Strain Rehabilitation
  • Sprain Rehabilitation
  • Bursitis Rehabilitation
  • Osteoarthritis /Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Rehabilitation
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Surgery Rehabilitation / Recovery
  • TMJ Disorders (Tempomandibular/Jaw)
  • Trigger Finger
  • ACL / MCL Rehabilitation
  • Dislocation / Subluxation Rehabilitation
  • Tennis Elbow / Lateral Epicondyalgia Rehabilitation
  • Golfers Elbow / Medial Epicondyalia Rehabilitation
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Headaches
  • Muscle Pain
  • Treatment techniques utilized:
  • Manual Therapy
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Soft Tissue Release (Passive and Active)
  • Injury/Posture Education
  • Modalities (therapy aids) used to supplement therapy:
  • Acupuncture / Dry Needling / IMS
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Shockwave
  • Interferential Current
  • Transelectrical Stimulation
  • Muscle Stimulation
  • Hot/Cold Therapy
  • Bracing Services

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