Physiotherapy to Help Alzheimer’s Patients

Often, physiotherapy is used as a method for treating a physical concern. Broken bones, recovery from accidents, immobility – these can all be directly treated by physiotherapy. Sometimes, physiotherapy is used to treat the effects of a condition, and to prevent future issues from arising. This is where physiotherapy for Alzheimer’s patients falls. Physiotherapy can…

How to Choose a Physiotherapist

When it comes to choosing any healthcare provider, there are a number of qualities to look for to ensure that you get the proper care, but also that you are comfortable and feel at ease in the clinic. There are a number of qualities and characteristics you can look for to ensure you’re choosing the…

Do I Need Physiotherapy?

It’s one of the most common questions we get asked at our Hamilton physiotherapy office. Do I need physiotherapy? Is physiotherapy right for me? When people think of physiotherapy, they often think of people struggling to walk, people with severe injuries, or people with very little or no mobility. However, physiotherapy is beneficial for a…

Physiotherapy for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

With office work, typing, and repetitive tasks being a large part of so many jobs, it’s no wonder that carpal tunnel syndrome affects so many people across North America. Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition where the median nerve in the arm is squeezed at the point it passes through the wrist. This usually happens…

Physiotherapy For Dizziness: Vestibular Rehabilitation

Dizziness is one of the most common symptoms described to doctors across North America. People suffer from dizziness on a regular basis, often being given medication with varying levels of effectiveness. For many causes of dizziness, physiotherapy can provide relief from this symptom. Dizziness is most often caused by a type of vestibular disorder, either…

Physiotherapy for Headaches

Headaches afflict millions of people each day with varying levels of severity. Many people believe that headaches are an inconvenient, but regular part of life. Fortunately, this does not have to be true. Physiotherapy for headaches can help prevent the common causes of headaches and provide relief to those who suffer from non-severe and severe…

Physiotherapy for Posture Correction

Good posture is something everyone agrees is important, and yet many people don’t take the time to ensure they maintain. Poor posture can cause a variety of problems, like back pain and tension headaches, because of straining and tightness that comes from putting stress on incorrect muscles and joints. It can also contribute to arthritis…

Get Fit With Physiotherapy

Many people think of physiotherapy solely as a method for recovery. However, physiotherapy has a variety of other benefits to help you in your daily life. Physiotherapy can be used in conjunction with a fitness plan or exercise regime to help you stay motivated and get fit. It can be a struggle to try and…