Portfolio Category: AVCC - Services

Chiropractic

Chiropractic is a drug-free, non-invasive manual procedure used in the treatment of:

    • Back Pain (Lower, Middle, Neck) ¤
    • Sciatica ¤
    • Whiplash ¤
    • Muscle Pain ¤
    • Neck Pain ¤
    • Shoulder Pain ¤
  • Headaches ¤
  • Sports Injuries ¤
  • Arthritis ¤
  • Nerve Pain ¤
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About Chiropractic

Chiropractic is one of the largest primary contact professions in Canada. With over 5000 practitioners, chiropractic is a hands-on treatment dealing...
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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 ¤
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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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Naturopathic

  • Clinical Nutrition ¤
  • Botanical Medicine ¤
  • Preventative and Lifestyle Counseling ¤
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine / Acupuncture ¤
  • Homeopathic Medicine ¤
  • Physical Medicine & Hydrotherapy ¤

What is Naturopathic Medicine

Naturopathic medicine is a unique and comprehensive form of primary healthcare, which integrates modern scientific diagnosis and treatment with the art of traditional healing. It is a distinct healthcare profession built on a patient-centered approach that emphasizes prevention, treatment, and optimal health through the use of a variety of therapeutic interventions. Using investigative methods such as a detailed health history...
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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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Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a method of balancing the body's energy by inserting needles under the skin at specific points along energy pathways (meridians), to prevent or cure diseases and/or disorders. Modern approaches recognize that needles inserted at acupuncture points induce biochemical changes in the body.

How does Acupuncture Work?

Acupuncture stimulates the body to produce its own pain relieving chemicals called "endorphins". These chemicals mimic morphine by attaching to opiate receptor sites found throughout the nervous system. Endorphins help to block pathways that relay pain messages from the body...
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