Physiotherapist are healthcare professionals that specialize in helping you heal from acute and chronic pain. They help solve biomechanics problems, improve human movement and function. Typically physiotherapist work with people after an injury, however it is not uncommon for patients to seek physiotherapy as a method of injury prevention.
Physiotherapist in Calgary have a very general routine. The first thing that they will do is assess the problem you are having. It starts with a full history of what happened, when the injury started and where it is hurting. They then g further into your previous and family health issues to identify if there might be a link to the problem you came in with. After this is done, they will do certain orthopaedic tests to provoke pain and isolate the cause of the problem.
After this is done they provide treatment. The treatment depends on many different things. It may include a lot of hands on therapy to break up scar tissue, to exercises to strengthen muscles, improve balance or coordination, joint mobilization, etc. Everyone depends on what patients respond best too. No two people will have the same treatment plan. After this you can expect to have a handful of treatments before you will notice significant improvement.