Physiotherapy is the remediation of impairments and disabilities and the promotion of mobility, functional ability, quality of life and movement potential through examination, evaluation, diagnosis and physical intervention carried out by Physical Therapists also known as Physiotherapists.
A physiotherapist uses a variety of techniques to achieve these goals, including hands-on therapy to restore joint and tissue/muscle movement, acupuncture, modalities (laser, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, etc), heat/ice, exercise prescription, and patient education on injury management and prevention.
Common Conditions Treated by a Physiotherapist:
- Back & Neck Pain
- Sports Injuries
- Sprains & Strains
- Repetitive Strain Injuries
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Auto Injuries/Whiplash
- TMJ Pain
- Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
- Pre/Post Natal Care
The team of therapists at Physio CAN have years of experience treating recreational and professional athletes and performing artists for:
- Various soft tissue & orthopedic injuries
- Motor vehicle accident injuries
- Every day aches & pains
The physiotherapists at Physio CAN are instrumental in creating or assisting in specialized programs aimed to reduce or prevent injury.