Downtown Calgary Physiotherapy
Article provided by: National Spine Care
National Spine Care in downtown Calgary provides professional Physiotherapy treatment to assess, diagnose and treat symptoms of illness, injury or disability. With your independence in mind, a Physiotherapist’s goal is to restore, maintain and maximize your strength, function, movement and overall well-being.
Physiotherapists prescribe personalized therapeutic exercises and provide essential education about the body, what keeps it from moving well, how to restore mobility and independence, and how to avoid or prevent bodily harm. National Spine Care’s professional Physiotherapists combine in-depth knowledge of how the body works with specialized hands-on clinical skills to treat patients.
National Spine Care in downtown Calgary offers exceptional Physiotherapy treatment to its patients. The hands-on care Physiotherapists provide varies from person to person with a focus on the individual needs and personal health and lifestyle goals of the client. Your Physiotherapist assessment may include measures of body functions, strength and weakness testing, and observed or instrumented analysis of gait, posture, balance, joint range of motion, and functional movement.
Physiotherapy treatment is personal. Your physiotherapist’s therapeutic treatment plan will involve education, exercise, and manual therapy components. Depending on your condition, this may include mobilization, manual therapy, work hardening, techniques and modalities to reduce pain, acupuncture, corrective techniques to improve heart and lung function and cardiac conditioning, demonstration of therapeutic exercise, and education about your condition, treatment plan and prognosis for getting better. Your downtown Calgary Physiotherapy treatment will be unique to you.
Physiotherapy treatments can include the following:
- Exercise programs to improve mobility and strengthen muscles.
- Joint manipulation and mobilisation to reduce pain and stiffness and increase range of movement.
- Muscle re-education to improve control.
- Hot and cold packs, and electro-therapy to relieve pain, reduce swelling and speed up healing process.
- Clearance techniques and breathing exercises.
- Assistance with use of aids, splints, crutches, walking sticks and wheelchairs.
As the premier downtown Calgary Physiotherapy treatment office, National Spine Care combines the principles of evidence-informed practice, evaluative skills, clinical and professional judgment, working closely with you, and often with other health care professionals, to ensure that your health goals are met.
You never need a referral to book an appointment with National Spine Care. If you require Physiotherapy treatment, simply call the office at 403-270-7252 and tell them you’re a new patient. You can complete a new patient form online from the comfort of your own home by visiting nationalspinecare.com, where you can also learn more about the many types of treatments that are performed at their facility.
National Spine Care offers a wide variety of services, all under one roof in their downtown Calgary office, including Physiotherapy, Chiropractic Care, Sports Medicine, Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy, Massage Therapy, IMS Dry Needling, Medical Acupuncture, Active Release Therapy and much, much more.
Please stop in to the downtown Calgary office of National Spine Care to inquire about their professional Physiotherapy treatment or any other treatment options offered. If you have questions about any of their treatment plans, call their office at 403-270-7252.
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