435 King St. N, Waterloo

Physiotherapy Services

Physiotherapy is the assessment, management, and restoration of physical function for individuals with mobility limitations and injuries, and those seeking to improve athletic performance.

What Do Physiotherapists Do?

Physiotherapists specialize in the assessment and restoration of physical function and movement using a range of manual and exercise therapy techniques.

In addition to rehabilitative services, physiotherapists focus on injury prevention, helping their clients maintain general health and prevent injuries from occurring in the first place.

Ontario physiotherapists must be registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.  This organization establishes the ethical guidelines and standards of practice for all practicing physiotherapists.

Physiotherapy Techniques

Physiotherapists use a variety of techniques to help patients optimize their mobility, including:

  • Joint mobilization
  • Joint manipulation
  • Muscle stretching
  • Muscle strengthening programs
  • Modalities
  • Acupuncture
  • Neurodynamics
  • Neural mobilizations
  • Soft tissue techniques

Conditions Treated with Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy can be used to treat a range of musculoskeletal aliments including acute injuries, chronic degenerative conditions, and post surgery rehabilitation.

Hip replacements
Knee replacements
Ankle replacements
ACL Injuries
Tears, Sprains, and Strains
Soft Tissue Injuries
Overuse & Repetitive Strain Injuries
Car Accident Injuries
Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD)
Herniated Discs (Bulging Discs)

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive capsulitis)
Tennis Elbow (Lateral epicondylitis)
Golfer’s Elbow (Medial epdicondylitis)
Rotator Cuff Injuries
DeQuervain’s syndrome
Knee Ligament Injuries (MCL/LCL/ACL)
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Plantar Fasciitis
Achilles Tendinosis
Piriformis Syndrome
Patello-Femoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Paget’s Disease
Patellar Tendonitis

Neck Pain / Whiplash
Nerve Impingement
Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
Muscle Tension
Rheumatoid Arthritis
TMJ Dysfunction (Jaw pain)

Our Physiotherapy Team