Virtual Consultations – What you need to know Patient Information
With self isolation being a huge obstacle in maintaining our health care needs, Apple Creek is pleased to offer virtual consultation appointments. This March Madness Option is a great way to continue to progress your rehabilitation while maintaining contact with your therapist during these trying times.
Physiotherapy includes an assessment and treatment of conditions related to the neuromuscular, musculoskeletal and cardio-respiratory systems of the body. They are primary health care providers that are regulated through their provincial governing bodies. In Ontario, physiotherapists are governed by the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.
Physiotherapists are specialists in biomechanical analysis and use a holistic attitude towards treatment and prevention. Using a holistic approach to treatment is proven to improve patient outcomes and prevent future reoccurrence.
- Soft Tissue Therapy
- Joint mobilizations
- Ergonomic assessment
- Breathing exercises for respiratory conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, COPD and many more
- Therapeutic exercise
- Relaxation techniques
Benefits of Physiotherapy:
- Holistic approach
- Reduction of pain
- Improved posture
- Improved biomechanics
- Speed up and facilitate the healing process
- Many employers include treatment in their benefits package