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What is Physiotherapy and How Does it Work?

Physiotherapy is the utilization of a specific modality or device to strengthen, break down inflammation & swelling and relax muscle fibers while speeding up the healing/ recovery process. Physiotherapy is also beneficial to help you relax before the adjustment making the adjustment gentle and less painful.

  1. CYROTHERAPY (ice/cold packs)
    • Helps reduce swelling and inflammation
    • Numbs affected area to reduce pain
    • Reduces muscle spasms
    • Inexpensive and can be self-applied
  2. SUPERFICAL HEAT
    • Helps increase circulation
    • Relaxes muscle tension
    • Reduces joint stiffness
    • Prepares tissues for rehabilitation
    • Widely available and inexpensive
  3. INTERFERENTIAL ELECTRO-THERAPY
    • Reduces painful symptoms
    • Decreases local swelling
    • Promotes muscle tone
    • Restores normal movements
    • Releases the body's natural pain killers
    • Accelerates the healing process
  4. ULTRASOUND
    • Reduces pain and muscle spasms
    • Decreases Bursitis and Tendinitis
    • Reduces joint contracture and scar tissue
    • Reduces edema
    • Increase blood flow
    • Speeds the healing process
  1. MICROCURRENT
    • Pain relief
    • Muscle re-education
    • Anti-inflammatory action
    • Mild sedative
    • Increases ATP production
  2. INTERSEGMENTAL TRACTION
    • Comfortable and relaxing
    • Increases mobility
    • Improves the circulation of the spinal fluids
  3. TRIGGER POINT THERAPY
    • Reduces chronic muscle spasms
    • Avoids scar tissue formation
    • Improves muscle tone
    • Promotes better circulation
    • Increases range of motion
  4. MASSAGE THERAPY
    • Enhances joint and muscle function
    • Improves circulation
    • Increases metabolism
    • Promotes the healing process