“That which enhances performance, prevents injury ”
Our highly-trained physiotherapists at the Yorkville Sports Medicine Clinic assess and manage even the most complex conditions. With an extensive understanding the rehabilitation sciences our physiotherapists provided comprehensive interventions to get you back to doing what you love
Your tailored strengthening program will be designed using a combination of therapeutic approaches including manual therapy (hands on therapy), customized exercise protocols, acupuncture and laser therapy
Physiotherapy at The Yorkville Sports Medicine Clinic
Physiotherapy: What is it
Our team of Physiotherapists are health care professionals who specialize in the treatment of non-invasive and non-surgical musculoskeletal and orthopaedic injuries. They help assess dysfunction and injury and then come up with treatment plans to help get you back to optimal health.
Physiotherapy: The Yorkville Sports Medicine Way
-We at the Yorkville Sports Medicine Clinic pride ourselves on taking a unique approach to physiotherapy. We believe each and every patient deserves the full attention and expertise and based on this tenet we provide One on One physiotherapy sessions. By making sure that we are focused on your health, we will fully understand all of your needs and treatment in an individualized manner.
- Our treatments are given in confidential and private therapy rooms and our gym is designed to allow all patients the ability to have private rehab sessions. We believe that your confidentiality and privacy is of the utmost importance and have taken steps to ensure it.
-We pride ourselves on providing our services at a World Class Facility
- Our team of physiotherapists uses the most current and up to date research when administering your therapy. The team uses best practices and evidence-based protocols to help get you feeling better.
- Our team is trained in utilizing various specialized treatment options which include; exercise prescription, soft tissue therapy, acupuncture, electrotherapy, ultrasound, laser therapy and joint mobilization to name a few.
- We will formulate a treatment protocol with a variation of these specialized techniques to help you recover from your injuries quicker and will help institute measures to prevent the injury from reoccurring.
Conditions treated by our team of physiotherapists:
Below are some of the most common type of injuries that are seen by our team of specialists;
Neck pain: Muscle and joint sprain and strains, myofascial trigger points, Whiplash associated disorders, Cervical Stenosis etc.
Low back pain: Muscle and joint sprains and strains, Sciatica, Degenerative Disc Disease, Disc Herniation, S.I joint dysfunction, Stenosis etc.
Shoulder injuries: Rotator cuff tendonitis, rotator cuff tears, A.C joint sprains, Bursitis, Impingement syndromes, bicipital tendonitis, frozen shoulder etc.
Elbow injuries: Tennis elbow, Golfers Elbow etc.
Knee injuries: Knee sprains and strains, Meniscal injuries, ITB syndrome, patellar tendinitis
Ankle/foot injuries: Ankle Sprain, plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, hallux valgus, tarsal tunnel syndrome etc.
Neurological conditions: Stroke, concussions, brain injuries, Parkinsons
Specialty physiotherapy services:
Athletic physiotherapy: Whether you are a recreational athlete or you have gone to the Olympics our team is able to help provide the best therapy for you. We have in-depth knowledge and experience working with sports-related injuries and understand the needs of the athletic population; return-to-sport, prevent aggravation of the injury and help you perform at a high level. We strive to provide you with those results in the quickest and most effective fashion.
Chronic condition physiotherapy: If you are having long-standing pain our team will help come up with a plan to help get you on the road to recovery. We understand the physical and emotional toll a chronic condition can cause and this is why we look to address all factors that are involved in your condition. By taking a multi-faceted approach we hope to help get you the relief you are looking for.
Accident Physiotherapy: If you’ve been involved in an accident our team has an extensive history working with accident victims and helping that get back to their everyday activities. If you have been in an accident you know all too well that the injuries arising from it can be severe and widespread, we work tirelessly to help provide therapy that can address all the injuries you have sustained and get you on the road to recovery.
Pelvic physiotherapy: We pride ourselves on having the expertise when it comes to your pelvic health. Although there is a stigma of discussing pelvic floor problems such as urinary incontinence, pelvic dysfunction is something many people are afflicted with. Our team understand this and will take the appropriate measures to help you get back to full health.
Back to Work programs: If you’ve been injured at work, our team will help assess and address your concerns and get you back to work sooner. We understand that being away from work due to an injury can be very distressing, this is why we take into account your specific work duties in helping design a protocol that will work for you.
Neurological physiotherapy: If you’ve had a neurological condition it can be debilitating and frustrating, our team of experts will use their knowledge and expertise to help you get back to being you. Whether you have had a concussion, stroke or suffered a brain injury our team has the expertise to help address your concerns and help you improve your activities of daily living.
In-home Physiotherapy services:
If you are unable to attend our facility but still want the world-class care that we offer, we will have one of our experts come visit you in the comfort of your own home. By allowing you access to this option we will help you recover in the comfort of your own home. Our therapists will provide you with the necessary equipment and modalities for therapy.
What training does a physiotherapist have:
Each and every physiotherapist practicing in Ontario must be registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. In order to be able to practice in Ontario, practitioners must complete a four-year undergraduate course and then complete a Master’s degree in physiotherapy. After completing this extensive education and obtaining an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology, physiotherapists must complete all mandatory board exams to attain their license to practice physiotherapy.
The Yorkville Sports Medicine Clinic is owned and operated by Doctors who were trained and specialized right here in Toronto. So our team of healthcare professionals is personally vetted and hand-selected to ensure that we have the best physiotherapists in the GTA. By following a rigorous selection protocol, we ensure that all therapists meet all the criteria and the standard that is required to provide services at the Yorkville Sports Medicine Clinic. By doing this we can make certain that all of our patients are in the right hands.
Does insurance cover my physiotherapy:
We are accepted providers so that you will be able to use your Extended Health Insurance to be reimbursed for your therapy. We are also FSCO license certified so we can directly bill your car insurance company if you have been in an auto accident. If you have any questions in regards to billings or require more information do not hesitate to contact our office and our staff will be more than happy to assist you.
After reviewing the above it is quite clear as to why the Yorkville Sports Medicine is one the premiere rehabilitation locations in the GTA. By providing one on one services, in a private and confidential setting and using the most evidence-based practices in a world-class facility we are setting ourselves apart. If you require therapy or have any further questions do not hesitate to contact us at your earliest convenience.