Physiotherapy, or physical therapy, is a treatment offered by Canora Physical Therapy & Sports Injury Clinic. This therapy works to improve mobility and movement in the body through repeated training with a physiotherapist.
What does physiotherapy treat?
Physiotherapists work with a variety of physical conditions, from sports injuries to dealing with the effects of aging. It can also treat spring strains, carpal tunnel, neck pain, back pain and poor posture. Physiotherapists utilize several methods to treat pain, like massage, exercise programs, joint mobilization, slings and more.
What are the benefits of physiotherapy?
A major benefit of physiotherapy is that it is usually a non-invasive treatment. It can increase the activity of a previously immobile patient, leading to a healthier lifestyle. Physiotherapy can decrease pain and introduce a better quality of life. It can make chronic problems manageable.
Alberta Healthcare public coverage provides limited physiotherapy; please call our office to find out more information.