Rehabilitation physiotherapy offers treatment solutions to help patients living with chronic disease, pain, injury and aging to live a more fulfilling lifestyle. With so many Canadians living with, or facing the potential of heart disease, stroke, back pain, lung-related disease and musculoskeletal disorders, access to physiotherapy treatments is more important than ever.

Many Canadians are living with health challenges including:

  • 50 percent have at least one chronic health problem
  • Most have at least one risk factor for heart disease
  • One fourth are affected with lung-related disease
  • 4 out of 5 suffer from lower back pain
  • Each year 11 million musculoskeletal disorders are reported
  • 50K strokes occur each year

Physiotherapists can assist with many health issues using different techniques such as:

  • Orthopedics
  • Neurology
  • Palliative Care
  • Sports Rehab
  • Cardio-respiratory Physiotherapy
  • Geriatrics and Pediatrics

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Infographic Source: https://www.physionow.ca/advanced-techniques-for-physiotherapy-rehabilitation-2019/

When looking for a physiotherapy clinic to seek treatment you should consider:

  • Convenient hours
  • Private treatment rooms
  • Registered physiotherapists
  • Ethical billing

You will first be scheduled for an initial appointment to assess your condition which will take about an hour. If you have reports and other information about your condition you can bring them to your appointment. You will then be provided with a treatment plan. The number of appointments required will depend on the severity of your condition.

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