Physiotherapy Services Near Oakville
Welcome to the Natural Health Clinic of Halton
We appreciate you and welcome you to our Oakville physiotherapy services page. Our team of dedicated medical professionals and healthcare staff specialize in evidence-based holistic physiotherapy and other health services designed with a patient centric approach.
Our number one priority is helping residents of and near Oakville, ON maintain and achieve maximum level of motor function and quality of life. Compassion, care, patience and understanding are core values at the heart of all our service offerings.
If you find yourself in need of physiotherapy services near or around the Oakville area, please give us a call or stop by. You can find our clinic located on the main floor of North Oakville Medical, and we would love to learn more about how we can help.
What makes us different from other Physiotherapy Clinics Near Oakville?
When it comes to physiotherapy, Oakville residents have a number of options to choose from, but here’s why we think we’re a league above the rest:
We offer a comprehensive holistic approach
We employ some of the very best in the field of medicine and natural care
Our staff are courteous, professional, compassionate and truly caring
We treat our patients like family, because to us, you are
Our Oakville facility utilizes cutting edge technology and equipment
We have a proven and demonstrated track record of patient success
Our patients rave about us (check our reviews)
No matter what issue you face, you’re not alone. Our team is here, and we’re dedicated to helping you every step of the way. We know firsthand the frustration, anxiety and depressive thoughts that can come with physical rehab and recovery. We’re not going to claim it will always be easy, but we’ll be here to help, motivate and encourage every step of the way.
What is Physiotherapy?
Physiotherapy is a medical backed scientific and holistic approach to treating or improving the health and well-being of a patient’s general lifestyle. Most commonly, physiotherapy is employed to treat and rehabilitate any number of injuries, disabilities, mobility issues, illnesses and more.
A major component of physiotherapy involves the patient being an active participant in their own health and recovery. Patients are educated, empowered and encouraged to participate in their treatment plans and recovery options.
Treatments are directed, carried out and overseen by physiotherapists. Physiotherapists work closely with general practitioners (GPs), utilizing evidence-based advanced care methodologies to prevent, diagnose, treat or rehabilitate an array of disorders or conditions.
Benefits of Physiotherapy Services in Oakville, ON
Given the broad scope of physiotherapy the potential benefits are many. From neurological, to musculoskeletal, to orthopedic and cardiopulmonary the applications are almost endless.
Physiotherapy can help you …
Improve muscular strength and endurance
Enhance flexibility and mobility
Eliminate or reduce pain (especially that associated with muscles, joints, tendons & nerves)
Maintain an active lifestyle
Prevent or mediate injuries
Improve functional mobility
Manage chronic disease symptoms
Improve occupational health
Whether you’re looking to get back to horse-riding at The Ranch on Burnhamthorpe Rd., or jogging through Coronation Park or Erchless Estate, we’re here to help you get back to being pain free and back in action.
Why Opt for Physiotherapy?
Given the broadening scope of physiotherapy there are a great many reasons why choosing physiotherapy might be a good option for you. In fact, physiotherapy is so effective that it is the number one referred treatment by general practitioners (GP doctors and physicians).
There is likely a point in each of our lives where we could benefit from some form of physiotherapy to help take back control of their lives, recover from injuries, pains, strains, or simply improve their quality of living.
Whether your goal is to get back on links at Glen Abbey Golf Course on Dorval Drive, get back to skating at Canlan Ice Sports, or simply back to feeling healthy enough for a stroll along scenic downtown Oakville, ON,physiotherapy can help.
Physiotherapy services at our Oakville location focus on a holistic active treatment program, emphasizing functional activity, exercise, education and patient involvement. We utilize advanced electro-therapeutic techniques as well as hands on / manual therapy techniques to bring about the best results for patients.
Common Reasons to Seek out Physiotherapy Include:
Back or neck pain
Hyper-extension of limbs in sports or work
Whiplash or car accidents
Rotator cuff or other shoulder injuries
Tennis / golfer’s elbow
Arthritis, tendonitis and inflammation
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Every day aches and pains
Pre and post operation / surgical rehabilitation
Work / injury /accident rehabilitation
Pelvic floor issues (i.e. incontinence)
Vertigo and associated conditions
As you can see, physiotherapy is a multi-disciplined approach that has a great deal of applications for which there is a high degree of success for patients. Not sure if physiotherapy is right for you? Give us a call at our local Oakville location to learn more. We offer free consultations to help you determine if treatment at our facility is the best option.
Who will be treating me at your Oakville Location?
A valid concern when new patients start their physiotherapy journey is who will be treating them. Medical health professionals that will oversee your treatment are called physiotherapists.
Physiotherapists are university educated, licensed and certified to practice first line care by the Ontario Ministry of Health. Physiotherapists work hand in hand with your GP and have a deep understanding of body systems, mobility, musculoskeletal systems and more.
They are highly skilled in the management, diagnosis and assessment of a broad variety of medical conditions. Depending on the service provided there are a number of “levels” a Registered Physiotherapists can attain from the Canadian Orthopedic Division.
Our physiotherapists are some of the best in the industry, with combined decades of experience helping Oakville patients just like you.
Common Types of Physiotherapy
1) Sports Injury and Rehab
Ready to get back in the game but have an injury or pain that is holding you back? Then sports injury and rehab might be a good fit.
Sports injury rehabilitation is used to assist athletes and active lifestyle patients reduce, treat and eliminate pains and aches associated with physical activity. Our staff specializes on preventative care, early diagnosis of injuries and overuse and effective treatment.
Further, we work to improve the strength and flexibility of limbs, muscles and joints through progressive treatments designed to return you to peak performance.
Common Sports Treatment Reasons Include:
- Sprains, strains and tears
- Post-surgical operative injuries and rehab
- Tendonitis / Bursitis
- Acute or chronic musculoskeletal injuries
- Rotator cuff repair
- ACL reconstruction
- And more…
Treatment may include:
- Specialized exercises
- Personalized flexibility and fitness programs
- Preventative and maintenance care
- Diagnostics and electro-physical applications
2) Musculoskeletal / Orthopedic Physiotherapy
Also known as “orthopedic physiotherapy”, this treatment focuses on improving the function and performance of the musculoskeletal system such as:
The primary goal is in improving mobility, flexibility, reducing chronic pain and restoring quality of life. Treatment of soft tissue damage and skeletal alignment is common.
3) Geriatric Physiotherapy
Geriatric physiotherapy addressees the older adult population and their unique needs as it relates to mobility and movement. A focus is often placed on common ailments such as back, neck and knee pain, osteoporosis, arthritis and inflammation, joint replacement therapy and balance disorders.
Geriatric physiotherapy can help you maintain an active lifestyle well into your golden years, heling you stay mobile, pain and injury free and independent for as long as possible.
We focus on:
- Restoring and optimizing mobility
- Reducing pain
- Helping you work around physical limitations
- Enhancing your overall health and fitness
- Improving strength and flexibility
4) Pediatric Physiotherapy
As you might have gathered, pediatric services at our Oakville location are tailored to the treatment of infants, toddlers, children and adolescents. When it comes to conditions affecting movement and mobility, early detection and treatment is key.
Our Pediatric Physiotherapy Services Cover:
- Birth defects and abnormalities
- Acute injuries
- Delayed development
- Genetic disorders (such as cerebral palsy)
- Muscle and nerve diseases
- Orthopedic disabilities
- And more
5) Neurological Physiotherapy
Neurological therapies focus on targeting those disorders or conditions that affect the nervous system. Such conditions or impairments may include but are not limited to:
- Head and spinal injuries or trauma
- Stroke or aneurysms
- Multiple sclerosis
- Parkinson’s disease
- And more…
Treatments center around therapies designed to help build and re-establish neuronal pathways, balance, co-ordination and motor control.
6) Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy
Also known as cardio-respiratory physiotherapy, therapies in this sub-category are tailored towards helping patients with cardio or pulmonary conditions.
Treatments include therapies to address:
- Pulmonary fibrosis
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- And more
The aim is to help patients increase cardio-pulmonary endurance and improved functional independence as well as an overall higher quality of life.
7) Physiotherapy for Women’s Health
We understand that as a woman you may have specialized needs and issues such as those related to childbirth and child bearing, reproductive systems, infertility, and prenatal and postnatal care.
Our woman’s health specialists work to help women like you:
- Strengthen their core
- Strengthen and tighten up the pelvic floor
- Reduce lymphatic swelling
- Relieve hip, pelvic and lower back pain
- Control urinary incontinence
What to Expect from Our Oakville Services?
Every patient, and thus every visit to our Oakville clinic is different. However, the following represent a general overview of what you could expect from our Oakville professional physiotherapists:
- A free consultation during which we’ll get to know you and your symptoms/conditions.
- A full assessment and comprehensive diagnosis of your conditions, goals and needs.
- A team dedicated to working WITH you to develop, set, and meet your goals. From mobility to pain relief and everything in-between, we’re here to help you every step of the way.
- Development of a holistic and comprehensive treatment and prevention plan.
- Prescription of any devices, medication, braces or other assistive items needed.
- Continual follow up, treatment and encouragement from our friendly and caring team.
Next Steps – Give us a call or stop in
Physiotherapy can have a life-altering impact on the quality of your life. We work tirelessly to help patients just like you live a better life through improving mobility, reducing pain, and helping you live the active life you deserve.
From decreasing pain, to improving strength and co-ordination, to improved cardio-respiratory function, we’re here to help. To us you’re family. And we guarantee to treat you and your loved ones with the care and compassion they deserve.
If you feel like you or a loved one might benefit from our services, give us a call today. We offer free, no obligation consultations to make sure we’re a good fit.
Oakville, ON – Overview and Resources
Finding your Way to Oakville
Live outside of the city? Not sure how to make your way over to Oakville? No problem, Oakville is easy to find. Snuggled along the shores of Lake Ontario, Oakville is located smack between Niagara Falls and Toronto.
Transportation and Travel
The city is a short one-hour drive to the US border and offers easy access to 407, 403, QEW and 401. Also within easy reach for those looking to travel are international airports in Toronto City, Toronto and Buffalo Niagara.
Other transportation services include those offered by GO Transit and Via Rail.
The heart of the city, downtown is a cultural destination for travelers and community members alike. Known for upscale dining, retail and businesses, this area encompasses six city blocks. With a fascinating history, and over 400 businesses, there’s a little something for everyone here.