Virtual Care Spotlight: Natasha Trudel

Kirsten Roesink Physiotherapy, Spotlight, Virtual Care

Are you looking to continue your rehabilitative treatment while practicing social distancing and self-isolating? Good news! pt Health now offers virtual care, giving you the opportunity to receive treatment from the comfort of your own home through video conference technology. But how does virtual care work? In this Virtual Care Spotlight, we’ll share some first hand information from one of …

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Virtual Care Spotlight: Dylan Baggott

Kirsten Roesink Physiotherapy, Spotlight, Virtual Care

Are you looking to continue your rehabilitative treatment while practicing social distancing and self-isolating? Good news! pt Health now offers virtual care, giving you the opportunity to receive treatment from the comfort of your own home through video conference technology. But how does virtual care work? In this Virtual Care Spotlight, we’ll share some first hand information from one of …

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What is Virtual Care?

Kirsten Roesink Physiotherapy, Virtual Care

Because of COVID-19, many people are currently self-isolating at home, preventing them from coming into a clinic to receive in-person care. Especially during this difficult period, it’s important to continue taking care of our physical and mental health. pt Health now offers Virtual Care, which uses secure and private video conference technology to allow you to continue your rehabilitative treatment, …

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Physiotherapist Spotlight: Laudina Ahiable

Kirsten Roesink Pelvic health, Spotlight

It’s no secret that we love our team members here at pt Health. Clinic culture is very important to us, which is why it’s time to turn the spotlight on one of our fantastic clinicians again. Today we’re talking to Laudina Ahiable, a physiotherapist at Belmead Physical Therapy in Edmonton, Alberta about her experience at pt Health and her specialization …

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What is Sports Physiotherapy?

David Gregor Physiotherapy, Sports Physiotherapy

One of the most common reasons that patients book physiotherapy assessments across our network of Canadian clinics is to treat injuries obtained from playing sports. From strains & sprains to full-on broken bones, our clinicians have seen it all. It’s no surprise: we’re an active country, and the intensity of some of our favourite athletic activities can easily lend themselves …

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CAMH Releases Workplace Mental-health Guide

David Gregor Mental Health

  The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health last week released the Workplace Mental Health Playbook for Business Leaders, a guide designed to advise companies on how they can support employees facing mental-health challenges – a growing area of focus and concern in the personal & professional lives of thousands of Canadians. From the CAMH website: “CAMH’s Workplace Mental Health Playbook for Business …

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2020 marks pt Health’s 25th Anniversary

Kirsten Roesink Company News, Events

pt Health is incredibly proud to be marking its 25-year anniversary – a significant milestone and something worth celebrating! pt Health’s journey began in 1995 when Mark Cho, founder, opened his first physiotherapy clinic in Bowmanville, Ontario. Mark’s ambition was to offer multidisciplinary therapies that would provide more well-rounded care for his patients.  Together with like-minded clinicians the clinic network …

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Kickstart your New Year’s Resolutions with Physiotherapy

Kaitlynn Bonin Health, Miscellaneous, Standard

The turning of a new year symbolizes the turning of a new leaf for many of us, a chance to shed bad habits and start fresh. With a new year, we hope to see a new us. So what are the most common New Year’s Resolutions? Well, according to a 2017 survey, one-third of Canadians want to improve their fitness …

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The Benefits of Psychology in a Multidisciplinary Physical Treatment Practice

Kirsten Roesink Mental Health

The reaction to a physical injury or condition differs for every patient, but their overall mental well-being always plays an important role in their recovery.  Some injuries or conditions can have a negative impact on a patient’s mental health, influencing the recovery process. Working with a psychologist can be extremely beneficial for this type of patient. The psychologists at pt …

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