Ultrasound

Ultrasound Not to be confused with diagnostic ultrasound, which is commonly used in prenatal screening, this is a therapeutic procedure that uses sound waves to treat: Tendon and ligament injuries Muscle and soft tissu...

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy Physiotherapy modalities are offered as a complementary therapy to the manual therapies performed. Physiotherapy helps restore the range of movement and improve the quality of life in patients who have been af...

Moist Heat

Moist Heat Moist heat can aid the healing process by increasing circulation to the affected area and decreasing muscle spasm. Heat is most effective in treating conditions that are chronic in nature – it is not recommended to ...

Hydro Massage Therapy

Hydro Massage Therapy We use water pressure to massage the body. This is done by using extremely high pressure jets that are aimed at targeted areas of the body to create a comfortable feeling that relaxes the body, reduces st...

Ice/Heat Therapy

Ice/Heat Therapy Ice therapy can provide significant pain relief for many types of pain. It is most effective if it is applied soon after the injury occurs. The cold makes the blood vessels in the tissue contract, reducing cir...

Orthotics Custom Fitted

Orthotics Custom Fitted Foot function affects the entire chain of bones leading to the spine, and poor foot mechanics can contribute to knee, hip and lower back pain. An orthotic is a supportive device that is placed inside yo...

Traction

Traction This procedure can be performed either manually (by the doctor’s hands) or mechanically (with the use of a table). It is commonly utilized to reduce pressure on the discs of the neck or lower back. With traction, the ...

Interferential Current/EMS Therapy

Interferential Current/EMS Therapy Inferential current (electro-muscle stimulation) is a pain relief method that works by administering small amounts of electricity on to the tissue located on or near the area of discomfort. T...

Soft Tissue Techniques

Soft Tissue Techniques Soft tissue techniques include massage therapy, trigger point therapy, and myofascial stripping. These techniques are performed to decrease muscle spasm, reduce tension and increase blood flow to the are...