Steveston Village Orthopaedic & Sports Therapy Clinic



Steveston Physiotherapy

About Us


Clinic Services

  • Skilled Treatment by Hand - Graded Manual Therapy
    (Peripheral and Spinal Joint Mobilization and Manipulation)

  • Treatment of Low Back and Neck Pain

  • ICBC and WorkSafeBC claims

  • Sports Injury Rehabilitation - Reconditioning
    (Sport-Specific Exercise Instruction and Education)

  • Athletic Taping

  • Core Stability Instruction - Education and Exercise

  • Post-Surgical/Post-Trauma Rehabilitation

  • Physical-Functional Exercise Instruction

  • Education concerning Activities of Daily Living
    (Posture, Ergonomics, Self-Care)

  • Application of Electrotherapeutic Modalities
    (Laser, Ultrasound, TENS, Interferential Current Therapy, Muscle Stimulation) for control of pain, inflammation and swelling, muscle re-training, and to optimize soft tissue healing
    e.g.,following acute injury

  • Manual or Mechanical Spinal Decompression/Traction

  • Prescription or Provision of Braces, Therapeutic and Exercise Products


Key Treatment Principles

Timeliness
Early intervention to facilitate healing and functional recovery
Convenience
Close-to-home access to treatment
Functional specificity
Individualized, relevant exercises and activities
Education
Patient empowerment through knowledge

Extended Clinic Hours

Physiotherapists: The Body Specialists

Early mornings

Weekday evenings

Saturdays


Plenty of FREE Parking


What is Physiotherapy?

Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession dedicated to working with people to identify and maximize their ability to move and function throughout their lifespan.

Specifically, physiotherapists improve clients´ quality of life by:

  • Promoting optimal mobility, physical activity and overall health and wellness;
  • Preventing disease, injury, and disability;
  • Managing acute and chronic conditions, activity limitations, and participation restrictions;
  • Improving and maintaining optimal functional independence and physical performance;
  • Rehabilitating injury and the effects of disease or disability with therapeutic exercise programs and other interventions; and
  • Educating and planning maintenance and support programs to prevent re-occurrence, re-injury or functional decline.

Physiotherapy is anchored in movement sciences and aims to enhance or restore function of multiple body systems. The profession is committed to health, lifestyle and quality of life. This holistic approach incorporates a broad range of physical and physiological therapeutic interventions and aids. See the videos page for examples of how physiotherapy has help others improve the quality of their life.