Physiotherapy

Physiotherapists are university educated health care professionals who can help you achieve your highest level of physical functioning (at any stage of life) by providing you with a personalized treatment plan based on your specific needs.

Some examples of how a physiotherapist can help you include:

  • Restoring and increasing range of motion in joints
  • Increasing coordination
  • Designing user-friendly, ergonomic homes and workplaces
  • Educating clients in the use of devices such as canes, crutches and walkers
  • Alleviating pain

Physiotherapists can offer:

  • Assessment of movement, strength, endurance and other physical abilities
  • Assessment of the impact of an injury or disability on your physical functioning
  • Assessment of physical preparation for daily function
  • Program planning and education to restore movement and reduce pain
  • Individualized treatment of an injury or disability based on scientific knowledge, a thorough assessment of the condition, environmental factors and lifestyle