Portfolio Category: AVCC - Services

Chiropractic

Chiropractic is one of the largest primary contact professions in Canada. With over 5000 practitioners, chiropractic is a hands-on treatment dealing with nerve, muscle and joint complaints. Chiropractic is a drug-free, non-invasive manual procedure used to treat problems of the musculoskeletal system.
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Massage Therapy

What are the Different Types of Massage Therapy?

  • Therapeutic Massage ¤
  • Lymphatic Drainage ¤
  • Relaxation Massage  ¤
  • Sports Massage ¤
  • Myofascial Release - M.F.R. ¤
  • Pregnancy Massage ¤
  • Trigger Point Therapy ¤
  • Stress Relief ¤
  • Rolfing ¤
  • Vodder ¤
  • Active Release Techniques - ART ¤
woman giving back massage to a girl

What is Registered Massage Therapy? (RMT)

Massage Therapy can be described as methodical friction, stroking or kneading of the body with the hands to relieve stress, promote relaxation, improve circulation and stimulate muscle function. The practitioners of this healing...
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Physical Therapy

Physical therapy treatment is utilized by chiropractors in our office to help in the treatment and prevention of physical injury and diseases. The goal of our physical therapy at our clinic is to restore function and pain free activities to the affected regions. Physical therapy may include: • Myofascial Release Techniques ie: Active Release Technique (ART), Graston Technique • Electrical Modalities to control pain, relax muscles, and reduces inflammation, ie: Interferential Current (IFC), TENS, Ultrasound, Laser Therapy and Shockwave (Extrecorporeal Shockwave) • Exercise/Rehabilitation to stretch and strengthen affected muscles and joints. • Chiropractic manual...
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Athletic Therapy

Certified Athletic Therapists are best known for their quick thinking of on field emergency care of professional and elite athletes, and the weekend warrior. They are the first to respond when someone gets hurt and are experts at musculoskeletal injury assessment and rehabilitation in a clinical setting. Athletic Therapists look at the body globally to assess where the problem may be arising to provide the patient with the optimal level of care. The mix of on-site care and hands on rehabilitation skills makes an Athletic Therapist (AT) so effective in...
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Physiotherapy

Physiotherapists are highly trained movements specialists who are experts in rehabilitation.

Samantha Church Some people think physiotherapists just give people exercises, but this completely untrue. When being assessed by a physiotherapist, you will have your joints, muscles and system of peripheral nerves looked-at for areas of concern which could be contributing to your pain. They can assess for lack of or excess movement the joints, weakness and imbalance of muscles, and nervous system hypersensitivity. How can one person look at so much, you might ask?...
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