Chiropractic care involves manual therapy which may include mobilizations or manipulations. Mobilizations are slow movements that stretch the joint and help to increase range of motion. Manipulations or adjustments, are quick movements that also help to restore proper range of motion to joints that are restricted or not moving well.
Physiotherapy, or physical therapy focuses on promoting, restoring and maintaining function and mobility. It involves the assessment and treatment of various musculoskeletal disorders through techniques such as exercise, manual therapy and therapeutic modalities.
Acupuncture involves very thin needles being inserted into the skin into specific points. Acupuncture can be used to bring blood flow to the area of injury to relax tight muscles, or to stimulate inhibited muscles
Massage therapy is a recognized health care option that positively contributes to one’s general health and wellness and also works the body’s soft tissue to help relieve pain and stiffness associated with stress, tension, injury and other conditions. It brings many benefits to our muscles, connective tissues, tendons and ligaments—in terms of managing, pain, injury, stress and tension levels.
Orthotics, Compression Stockings & Braces
Medical devices such as custom made orthotics, compression stockings and braces can help facilitate healing, reduce pain and correct abnormalities. We are able to assess and dispense these high quality products within our clinic.