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Physiotherapy is a comprehensive approach to health, grounding its methods in evidence-based practices to restore and enhance physical activity. It stands as a pillar alongside conventional medicine, broadening the scope of treatment options while increasing their effectiveness. Through manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, and various modalities, physiotherapy seeks to alleviate pain, rehabilitate injuries, and fortify overall health.
Research supports the efficacy of physiotherapy in managing a spectrum of conditions, from acute injuries and post-surgical recovery to chronic pain and mobility challenges. The strength of physiotherapy lies in its personalized approach—each treatment plan is designed to address the individual’s specific needs, thereby promoting sustainable health improvements and enriched life quality.
Setting Your Objectives
Defining your health objectives is crucial to harnessing the full potential of physiotherapy. Your goals might include pain reduction, increased joint mobility, improved functional capacity, or general health enhancement. Clarifying if you desire temporary relief or a comprehensive rehabilitation strategy is essential. This clarity allows for a customized treatment protocol, aligning our methods with your aspirations.
Remember, physiotherapy is a progressive journey that aids in regaining balance and encouraging health incrementally. Establishing attainable targets equips you for this voyage, assuring a fulfilling and effective therapeutic experience.
Physiotherapy - Assessment
Length: This appointment spans across 1 hour (60 minutes).
Structure: The session is broken down into an initial consultation and assessment, followed by a physiotherapy treatment.
For: This appointment is meant for all clients new to our physiotherapy program, and returning clients with a new concern.
Price: The total cost for this service is $130.00
GST: No GST is charged for physiotherapy appointments.
Scheduling Restrictions: There are currently no restrictions on scheduling this appointment type.
Physiotherapy - Follow Up Treatment
Length: The duration of this appointment is 45 minutes.
Structure: This is a comprehensive physiotherapy treatment.
For: It is designed for all clients who have completed a 'Physiotherapy Assessment' appointment.
Price: This treatment is priced at $90.00.
GST: No GST is charged on physiotherapy appointments.
Scheduling Restrictions: This service is available to clients who have completed a 'Physiotherapy Assessment.
Scheduling & Billing
Scheduling physiotherapy is simple with Effect Therapy. Clients can either call our clinic 7 days a week at 403-320-1524, or self-register for our online booking service by clicking here, and then searching for the appointment type and time that works best for them.
Physiotherapy is covered by most benefits in Alberta, Canada. Our clinic offers direct billing for this service, streamlining the payment process for you. However, we recommend all our clients to understand their coverage details from their insurance provider prior to any service.
For more information on Insurance & Direct Billing, click here.
Initial Visit & Consulatation
Your first physiotherapy session is a significant stride towards your physical health goals. We suggest arriving early to complete any required forms. This information is crucial as it helps us understand your medical history and current physical state, forming the foundation for a personalized care plan.
Our physiotherapists will carry out a detailed initial assessment, which may include discussions about your health history, lifestyle, and specific symptoms. This all-encompassing review is vital for crafting an effective treatment strategy tailored to your unique situation.
During this visit, we encourage you to voice any questions or concerns. Our goal is to cultivate a collaborative therapeutic relationship, with your comfort and comprehension at the forefront. It's important to acknowledge that the benefits of physiotherapy often manifest over a series of sessions. Typically, we'll propose a few follow-up visits after your initial assessment. These subsequent appointments allow us to fine-tune your treatment plan and track your progress towards your health objectives.
Welcome to your physiotherapy journey at Effect Therapy, where your journey to optimal physical health is our highest priority.