PHYSIOTHERAPY is provided by OrthoSport Physiotherapy (located inside of Aurora Massage and Chiropractic Wellness Centre) provided by a registered physiotherapist can help with pain management, increase strength mobility as the treatment approach is customized based on the patient’s specific needs. The major goal is to return the patient to work, sport or activity, pain-free and fully functional. The Focus is to provide the finest possible level of care for each patient. The implementation of an active treatment and commitment to developing and expending the patient’s knowledge of their injury through education is essential for a successful outcome.
Whether you are in pain from a sprain or strain a motor vehicle accident, work and or sports related injury or just everyday wear and tear OrthoSport Physiotherapy has physiotherapy services to keep you feeling your best.
What is Physiotherapy?
Physiotherapy combines in-depth knowledge of how the body works with specialized hands-on- clinical assessment skills performed by a registered Physiotherapist They diagnose and treat symptoms of illness injury or disability. The physiotherapist’s goal is to provide individual treatment to restore maintain and maximize your overall well-being. The assessment may consist of functional movement, balance, strength endurance testing.
Your individual treatment plan will involve education, exercise and manual therapy hands-on component which will be based on your reason for you seeing the physiotherapist. By combining the principle of evidence-informed practice, evaluative skills, clinical and professional judgement, your physiotherapist will work closely with you and often with other health care professional to ensure that your health goals are met.
Physiotherapists play a vital role in the healthcare system and the treatment approach is customized based on the patient’s specific needs. The focus is to provide the finest possible level of care for each patient.
Treatment is patient –centered treatment. A thorough assessment of the injury is performed to determine the cause of pain. The evaluation encompasses the body as a complete unit looking at the soft tissue, muscles, joints, nervous system and the mechanics of movement. During the initial visit once the examination is completed treatment will begin.
The treatment approach is customized based on the patient’s specific needs. The focus is to provide the finest possible level of care for each patient is the main objective for each individual.
Benefits of Physiotherapy
Provide and include decreasing pain, improving joint mobility increasing strength and coordination and improve cardiovascular function. Physiotherapy aims to restore proper function to the body, and education for injury prevention is always key.
Everyone can benefit from physiotherapy whether you are living with a chronic illness, recovering from a work injury or suffering after playing that weekend sports game.
Common Conditions treated by Physiotherapist include (but not limited to):
- Neck pain/whiplash
- Low back pain/sciatica
- spinal disc conditions (arthritis disc bulge/herniation)
- Shoulder pain/Rotator Cuff strain
- Repetitive strain injuries
- Motor vehicle accident MVA injuries
- Sport-specific injuries (ligamentous upper and lower extremities)