Physiotherapy is a health care field that treats and prevents disorders in human movement caused by injury and disease. It helps the individuals who have problems affecting the musculo-skeletal system to find a functional level. Our physiotherapists use various techniques to treat you such as manual therapy, sport therapy and progress by exercises, the McKenzie approach, electrotherapy, an evaluation followed by a Cybex/Biodex isokinetic session, hydrotherapy (whirlpool bath), Muscle Activation Technique, etc. Our patients can expect to improve their balance, stamina, force and coordination, which will help them to remain active in their daily life
Occupational therapy is a therapy based on a patient`s activities. This service is offered to people for whom daily functionalities are disturbed by an orthopedic injury or physical illness. CNESST and SAAQ cover occupational therapy services. Occupational Therapy looks not only into the physical restriction of a disease or injury, but also the psycho-social and environmental factors which influence a person's functionality. It gives people the skills for the job of living necessary for independent and satisfying lives. The purpose is to help the patient in reaching a satisfactory, autonomous and productive way of life!
Osteopathy also known as osteopathic approach is a manual therapy discipline. Its main goal is to help restore the human body's natural equilibrium and harmony. Osteopathy is a discipline based on the anatomy, physiology and biomechanics of the human body. The patient is treated with a global approach, so rather than simply treating the symptom the body is treated as a whole entity. Patients of all ages can benefit from osteopathy
More than a period of relaxation, the massage therapy helps diminish physical problems caused by stress, back pain, loss of energy, insomnia, etc. Massage therapy can bring about physical, mental and emotional changes. The benefits can vary from individual to individual. Physical Benefits: Relaxes the body Calms the nervous system Lowers blood pressure Reduces heart rate Slows respiration Loosens tight muscles Reduces chronic pain Mental Benefits: Reduces mental stress Promotes better sleep Calms a bad temper Induces mental relaxation Improves concentration Emotional Benefits: Reduces anxiety Enhances self-image Provides a feeling of well-being
A Certified Athletic Therapist - CAT (C) is a healthcare professional specializing in emergency care and the prevention, identification, intervention and management of acute or chronic musculoskeletal injuries or conditions little matter their origin. An athletic therapist optimizes the performance of professional and amateur athletes through sport-specific training that prevents injuries. Who can consult an athletic therapist? Athletic Therapists can work with the majority of people who want to find, improve or maintain: their athletic performance; their daily functional activities; an active lifestyle. Specifically, they can work with: athletes of all levels; pregnant or postpartum women; athletes and active people; the elders; people with sports-related concussions; people with musculoskeletal injuries related or not to the practice of their sport; Etc.