Prevent, relieve, restore physical health
How to define physiotherapy?
Effective treatment for: Pain in the neck, knees and tennis elbow ...
Who are the treatments for?
This therapeutic method using a set of methods. The goal is to restore physical health and maximize motor skills in patients. The therapist uses physical means during the treatments, such as manual therapy, heat, cryotherapy (cold), electrotherapy (muscle / sensory stimulation, ultrasound, laser), hydrotherapy (water), exercises, massages, and functionality. Physiotherapy aims to restore flexibility, strength and amplitude prior to a problem.
The subject of such rehabilitations includes neuro-musculoskeletal problems, i.e. neurological, joint, muscle problems, balance disorders, coordination, sensitivity, strength, endurance, pain and proprioception. The goal of the physiotherapist is to bring the patient to normal / optimal physical shape.
In the Province of Quebec, two types of therapists can practice physiotherapy:
- The physical rehabilitation technician
Cannot be called physiotherapist who wants, the term being legally reserved for members of the Ordre de la physiothérapie du Québec. Only physical rehabilitation therapists and physiotherapists have this right to practice.
At the Clinique Physio Guindon in Dorval, our experienced physiotherapists offer a variety of services, including:
- Assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal pain
- Post-surgical rehabilitation
- Manual therapy for a variety of conditions
- Rehabilitation and strengthening exercises
- Patient education on pain management and self-care
The first visit includes a comprehensive evaluation to identify the source of your problems and understand your goals. Subsequently, a personalized treatment plan is established, combining manual therapy techniques, specific exercises, and education on health-promoting lifestyles.
- Improves mobility and musculoskeletal function
- Helps manage acute and chronic pain
- Promotes patient independence in managing their health
- May avoid the need for surgery in some cases
- Promotes faster recovery after an injury or surgery
Who is this service for?
Physiotherapy is beneficial for people of all ages dealing with musculoskeletal pain, mobility problems, or recovering from an injury or surgery. It is also useful for those looking to improve their strength, physical condition and motor function.
For more information
Contact the Clinique Physio Guindon in Dorval in the West of the island of Montreal to learn more about our physiotherapy services and how we can help you achieve your health goals.