Physiotherapists have advanced understanding of how the body moves, what keeps it from moving well, how to restore movement and function, and alleviate pain. Physiotherapists manage and prevent problems related to injury, aging or long periods of inactivity.
Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy
Physiotherapists with specialized training in evaluation and treatment of pelvic floor muscle dysfunction can address bladder ad bowel control issues, pelvic pain, painful intercourse, pelvic organ prolapse and post partum issues.
Massage Therapy is a hands on approach to health and wellness. Registered Massage Therapists (RMTs) utilize thorough knowledge of the human anatomy to manually manipulate the muscles and other soft tissues in an effort to relieve restrictions which may cause pain and discomfort.
Persistent pain and a sensitized nervous system CAN be minimized or corrected with the proper treatment approach. CranioSacral Therapy is a specialized form of gentle manual (hands-on) therapy that reduces the sensitivity of your nervous system by softening fascial restrictions around your skull and spine and promoting deep relaxation.
Clinical pilates is the use of pilates by a medical professional. At our clinic we offer one on one training with a registered physiotherapist who is a clinically certified pilates instructor. We provide a system of exercises using mats and specialized equipment designed to improve core stability, spinal mobility, posture and body awareness.
Acupuncture is used as part of our physiotherapy treatment to address specific conditions that are seen at our clinic. It is of no extra cost as it is included within the price of our physiotherapy treatment. Acupuncture is the insertion of fine needles through the skin and tissues at specific points in the body.
Custom Foot Orthotics
Derek Gilmer, C Ped (C), B.A. (Kin), president of Healthy Steps, conveniently visits our clinic to provide our clients with high quality pedothic services. A pedorthist is a professional who has specialized training to modify footwear and employ supportive devices to address conditions which affect the feet and lower limbs.
Products & Bracing
We have a variety of products and braces available at or clinic. Some of the most commonly used are listed on this page.
Blocked Milk Ducts
Our therapists also treat blocked milk ducts that can occur with breastfeeding. A blocked duct presents as a painful, swollen, firm mass in the breast. It may result in the baby being fussy while nursing on that side because the milk flow is slower.