Physiotherapy

Physiotherapist assist with the rehabilitation process by developing and restoring body systems, in particular the nervous system, muscle and cardiovascular. They will examine relevant x-ray reports, laboratory tests, and medical records. Physiotherapists will help you understand what is causing your symptoms and work closely with you to develop a customized treatment plan based on your individualized needs and goals. Treatment comprise of manual therapy, movement, therapeutic exercise, injury avoidance behavior, and application of technology, e.g. ultrasound, electric stimulation.

 

Goals of physiotherapy treatment:

  • Improve functional and physical performance
  • Prevent pain
  • Manage pain
  • Promote fitness, health, and wellness

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Some treatment options may include:

  • Work ergonomics
  • Postural education
  • Electrotherapy
  • Sport specific training
  • Client specific exercise