Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapy is a health care profession which focuses on body mechanics, dedicated to improving health and quality of life. Physiotherapists work with patients to:

  • Promote physical activity, overall health and wellness
  • Prevent disease, injury, and disability
  • Improve and maintain independence
  • Manage acute and chronic conditions
  • Relieve pain, improve flexibility and increase strength
  • Rehabilitate injury
  • Educate and plan maintenance programs to prevent re-occurrence or re-injury
  • Improve posture, balance and co-ordination, most of which is affected with various orthopedic, sports-related, or neurologic ailments

At Woodbridge Avenue Chiropractic & Wellness Centre, our Physiotherapist will assess your condition based on a detailed history and examination. This exam focuses on movement and uses palpation of muscles, tendons, & ligamentous structures; assesses range of motion, flexibility & muscle strength; and uses special tests specific to your diagnosis. Based on this initial assessment, our physiotherapist will make a personalized plan of care that will aid in relieving your symptoms and preventing further injury.

The therapy will include a set of therapeutic modalities and strategies including:

  • Education pertaining to your diagnosis and plan of care
  • Personalized home exercise program consisting of stretching and strength training to prevent functional deterioration and re-injury
  • Hands on manual techniques including joint mobilization, stretching, and soft-tissue release
  • Heat and cold therapy
  • TENS/IFC
  • Ultrasound
  • Paraffin wax
  • Acupuncture

Our physiotherapist can also be part of your health care team for WSIB/MVA claims.