Combining their in-depth knowledge of the body and how it works with specialized hands-on clinical skills to assess, diagnose and treat symptoms of illness, injury or disability – Physiotherapists are play a significant role in health promotion and treatment of injury and disease. All physiotherapists registered to practise in Canada are qualified to provide safe and effective physiotherapy. Each must:

  • Have met national entry-level education and practice standards
  • Have successfully passed a standardized physiotherapy competence examination prior to being registered with the college of physiotherapists in their province/territory

Improving your quality of life

Physiotherapy is a client-focused health profession dedicated to improving 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
  • Educating and planning maintenance and support programs to prevent re-occurrence, re-injury or functional decline

For more information regarding physiotherapy and the treatments available at LiveMax, please contact our physiotherapist, Chrystal, at 705.222-2632.