Orthopedic/Sports Physiotherapy

Whether you’re an athlete or an office worker, young or not so young, our orthopedic physiotherapy services will get you back to your daily routine or sport as fast as possible. At Charlottetown  Physiotherapy we are committed to treating your symptoms and their underlying cause. With post-graduate training in manual therapy and exercise prescription, your physiotherapist has many tools to relieve pain, promote healing, and re-establish optimal movement patterns. At Charlottetown  Physiotherapy we prioritize client education and home exercise programming in order to speed your recoveryand prevent injury re-occurrence.

Injuries and conditions benefiting from orthopaedic physio include:

  • acute injuries to muscles, joints, ligaments, bones
  • repetitive strain injuries
  • nerve impingements
  • chronic pain
  • rehabilitation following a fracture or surgery
  • post fracture care
  • post surgical rehabilitation
  • soft tissue injuries from motor vehicle accidents
  • chronic neck and back pain
  • arthritis related pain
  • hand injuries

 

We also provide a weekly sport medicine clinic staffed by Dr. David Mackenzie MD, Dip. Sport Med.  Dr Mackenzie has a specialty interest in sports medicine and evaluates and treats sport related injuries on  a weekly basis on Tuesday afternoons  from 2-4pm. There is no charge as this service is covered by your  provincial health plan. Please call the Sport Med line at 892-8555 to book an appointment today.