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CA
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Russell Lake Physiotherapy Dartmouth - pt Health

Hours of Operation

Monday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Tuesday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Wednesday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Thursday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Friday:08:00 AM-06:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed

"After injuring my shoulder a few months ago my Doctor recommended physio. Fantastic job getting me on track to recovery. The staff is great - professional and personable. I would highly recommend this clinic."

Jay R - Google Review

"The team at pt Health in Russell Lake is professional, knowledgeable, and friendly. The treatment plan worked great and significantly sped up my recovery time from a knee issue. I could not be happier with my experience!"

Luke F - Google Review

Services & Treated Conditions

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Physiotherapy
Physiotherapists diagnose, treat & provide preventive care to ease pain, increase strength and improve range of motion. Therapies may include exercise, manipulation, stretching, soft tissue massage, ultrasound, electrotherapy or acupuncture.
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Chiropractic Care
Chiropractors provide diagnosis, treatment & preventive care for spine, pelvis, nervous system & joints to help patients find relief from back/neck pain, headaches, arthritis.
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Massage Therapy
Help reduce pain, improve motion & health with a variety of massage techniques including relaxation, therapeutic, sports injury, deep tissue & trigger point.
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Acupuncture
Acupuncture therapy has shown to be an effective treatment for both acute and chronic pain, sciatica, arthritis and headaches.
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Chronic Condition Management
Manage chronic conditions like diabetes, COPD, emphysema, metabolic syndrome, high blood pressure, pain, heart disease, arthritis, fibromyalgia, and osteoporosis.
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Compression Garments
Increase blood circulation with compression stocking, sock or hosiery therapy. Effective for people with poor circulation, swelling or who stand for long periods.
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Custom Bracing
Professionally fit, or custom braces support uneven & unstable joints, working to align joints, increase movement & remove instability.
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Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapy focuses on psycho-social, community & environmental factors that influence function, aiding people so that they can participate in daily tasks.
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Orthotics
Orthotics correct poor foot biomechanics by supporting the foot, bones & joints, correcting dysfunction, improving strength, relieving lower back pain.
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Sports Injury Rehabilitation
Custom treatment plans to help athletes effectively treat pain and return to normal function. Beneficial to those with ACL injuries, meniscus or rotator cuff tears, sprains/strains, tendonitis and more.
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TMJ/ TMD
Get relief from jaw pain, clicking, restriction, and locking. TMJ physiotherapy aims to reduce swelling, muscle spasms, and pain while restoring function and addressing underlying causes.
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Prenatal Massage
Tailored specifically to the needs of pregnant women, prenatal massage aims to relax tense muscles, improve circulation, increase mobility and ease pregnancy related pain.
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Assisted Devices

"I found the staff professional, courteous, friendly and easy to talk to. Took great care looking after my problem. I would recommend this clinic to anyone looking for physiotherapy."

Blaine H - Google Review

"I have had a great experience at pt Health Russell Lake. The staff and the facilities are excellent. My recovery was quick, and I was back to work sooner than expected!"

Alex W - Google Review

Our Clinic Team


  • Aimee Cooke
    Physiotherapist - BScPT

    Speaks: English
    Aimee is originally from Cole Harbour, NS and graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in 2002 and Bachelor Science in Physiotherapy in 2006. Aimee began working in private practice in 2006 and joined the Integrated Health Services and ptHealth team in 2007. She currently practices and manages ptHealth and Wellness Russell Lake while managing EP Physio, ptHealth Porters Lake, ptHealth Gladstone and Berwick Physiotherapy ptHealth. She has furthered her training in areas of Acupuncture, manual techniques, and exercise focused therapy to help her clients return their normal function and quality of life. Aimee believes in an active and healthy lifestyle. She enjoys skiing, running, biking, snowshoeing, swimming and weight training outside of work.

  • Christina Connolly
    Physiotherapist - BScK, MScPT

    Speaks: English
    Christina Connolly is a Physiotherapist from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Christina graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelors of Kinesiology in 2004, and a Masters of Physiotherapy in 2008. Christina’s focus is on Orthopaedics, Workplace Injury, and Motor Vehicle Accident rehab. She has taken many courses over the years such as level 2 Upper and Lower Quadrant Manual Therapy, Baraham Jam, Thorasic Spine Part I, and II, Shirley Sahrmann Level 1, 2 Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes, Post Concussion Management, and Mobilization of the Nervous System. Christina has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program. Christina believes in health promotion through living an active healthy lifestyle. In her spare time, you can often find Christina being active through weight lifting, running, hiking, and gardening.

  • Emily Jang
    Chiropractor

    Speaks: English
    Dr. Emily Jang graduated from Queens University with a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in Health Studies. She obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. Dr. Jang has extensive clinical experience in a variety of musculoskeletal disorders with special interests in geriatrics, work-related injuries, and pre/post-pregnancy care. In addition to her gentle manual chiropractic treatments, Dr. Jang also incorporates individualized, tailored rehabilitation programs specific to each patient?s needs and requirements.

  • Kelly Walters
    Massage Therapist

    Speaks: English
    Kelly Walters graduated from the Canadian College of Natural Medicine in 2002. She has worked extensively in a clinical setting. Kelly has taken courses in myofascial work level one, decompaction (osteopathic technique), cupping and MIPA (myofascial integrated postural alignment). She incorporates these new techniques into her practice with great results. When not working she is kept busy with her family usually enjoying the great outdoors.

  • Katherine Nunn
    Massage Therapist - RMT

    Speaks: English
    Katherine Nunn – RMT Katherine Nunn is an RMT from the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia. She graduated from ICT Northumberland College in 2016 with her diploma in Massage Therapy. Katherine enjoys treating postural dysfunction and helping people with chronic pain management; using a variation of myofascial release techniques, Swedish massage and giving homecare exercises/stretches. Katherine is also trained in cupping massage therapy. She has experience working with geriatric patients and is comfortable working with young children and pre/postnatal patients. Her hopes are to someday specialize in prenatal massage therapy. She believes in getting to the root cause of a patient’s condition and working with other clinicians to create the best treatment plan possible for her patients. Katherine has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program. In her spare time, Katherine enjoys being outdoors; spending time at the beach, or hiking in the woods.

  • Amber Giesbrecht
    Massage Therapist

    Speaks: English
    Amber Geisbrecht is a Registered Massage Therapist at pt Health. She grew up in Winnipeg, and completed her 2200 hour course from The Massage Therapy College of Manitoba in January of 2009. Amber enjoys working with sports injuries, among many other things, but a special highlight in her career was working with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. She was able to gain significant experience working with sports-related injuries during this time and met some fabulous football players too! Amber has taken several continuing education classes, and treats all areas of the body for injury, maintenance, or to simply just feel great! On her spare time, she enjoys snowboarding, playing soccer, and traveling.

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Clinic Overview

 

Russell Lake Physiotherapy - pt Health

Russell Lake Physiotherapy - pt Health is a multidisciplinary physiotherapy and rehabilitation facility located on Baker Drive in Russell Lake West, Dartmouth.

We provide care for a wide variety of patients, including recovery from motor vehicle accidents, work-related injuries, sports-related injuries, and clients dealing with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis and musculoskeletal disorders.
Our Services
At Russell Lake Physiotherapy - pt Health we offer the following treatment options:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Chiropractic care
  • Massage therapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Chronic condition management
  • Compression garments
  • Custom bracing
  • Occupational therapy
  • Orthotics
  • Sports injury rehabilitation
  • TMJ/TMD
  • Prenatal massage (pre- and post-pregnancy care)
  • Assisted devices
No matter your situation, it is always our primary goal to help you return to your normal function and quality of life.

Coverage Options

  • Motor Vehicle Accident Insurance
  • Health Benefit Plan
  • Work Injury Insurance
  • Self Pay (Cash/Debit/Credit/Cheque)
  • No Obligation

Direct Billing

  • Russell Lake Physiotherapy Dartmouth – pt Health directly bills insurance companies for you when possible.
    Call for details.
  • How to Find Us

  • Russell Lake Physiotherapy is located at 240 Baker Drive, Suite #212, just east of the Highway of Heroes and southwest of Russell Lake. There is parking available in a spacious lot surrounding the clinic and nearby plaza. Get Directions
  • Languages Spoken

  • English, French
  • Parking

    • General Parking
    Book Your Appointment
    240 Baker Dr, Suite 212
    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 6L4
    CA
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    240 Baker Dr, Suite 212
    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 6L4
    CA
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    Fill out the form below to request your physiotherapy appointment.

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    240 Baker Dr, Suite 212
    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 6L4
    CA
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    Fill out the form below to request your physiotherapy appointment.

    Please check your email for your booking request confirmation.

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