Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy provides preventive, diagnostic and rehabilitative services to help you achieve your highest level of physical function. It is a non-intrusive, cost-effective choice for managing your health.

Physiotherapy and physical rehabilitation provide preventive, diagnostic and rehabilitative services to help you achieve your highest level of physical function. Physical therapy intervention involves an initial assessment, treatment, and education for the management of acute and chronic conditions.
 
Physiotherapy is a non-intrusive, cost-effective choice for managing your health. If you are seeking a physiotherapist in Parksville or a physiotherapy clinic in Qualicum Beach, we have the knowledge and experience to help you get back to an active life. Contact our physiotherapy clinic serving Qualicum Beach and Parksville today for an appointment. Our staff has all the information you need for your path to physio recovery and they are waiting to answer any questions you may have. 

Manual/Manipulative Therapy

Mobilisations and manipulations are hands-on treatment techniques aimed to restore joint mobility, decrease muscle tone, and improve soft tissue extensibility.
The therapists that perform these techniques have completed rigorous post graduate training and have completed certifying exams.

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular rehabilitation is an exercise-based approach to relieve the symptoms and discomfort of vestibular disorders. Dizziness, vertigo, unsteadiness and balance problems can all be treated through a gentle exercise program tailored to meet the specific needs of the patient.

Exercise Therapy

Specific stretching, strengthening, and stabilization exercises are introduced early into your treatment and are integral to relieving symptoms, improving function, and for injury prevention.

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Neurological

Neurological conditions including stroke, brain injury, MS and other movement disorders can benefit from individualized exercise programs. Depending on your needs and goals, exercises will be designed to improve function and can include balance training, co-ordination recovery, strengthening and gait training.

Electrotherapy

  • Ultrasound
  • Laser
  • Interferential Current (IFC)
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Neuromuscular Electical Stimulation (NMES)
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Respiratory

Certain respiratory conditions (COPD, pneumonia, bronchitis, etc.) can be treated with postural drainage and manual therapy techniques.

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