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Scoliosis – Massage Therapy

Scoliosis – Massage Therapy

Pain: The primary reason for massage therapy in scoliosis is to relieve pain. Massage can be an integral part to relieving long term and chronic pain. Our massage therapists are highly experienced in scoliosis and post-scoliosis surgery massage. Who will benefit?...

Scoliosis Adults

Scoliosis Adults

Physiotherapy treatment is provided for adult, adolescent and post-surgical scoliosis. Our treatment approach: The primary reason for treatment in adults with scoliosis is to relieve pain. Postural correction and/or prevention of curve progression can also be...

Scoliosis Adolescents

Scoliosis Adolescents

Physiotherapy treatment is provided for adult, adolescent and post-surgical scoliosis. For Scoliosis-Adults click here For Scoliosis Massage click here Our treatment approach: In adolescents our primary goal of treatment is prevention of curve progression. We work...

Physiotherapy in the Treatment of Scoliosis

Physiotherapy in the Treatment of Scoliosis

The Role of Physiotherapy in the Treatment of Scoliosis (published Orthopaedic Division Review, CPA September 2017) Authors: Maureen Dwight[1], Dr. Josette Bettany-Saltikov[2], Dr. Eric Parent[3] Introduction The role of physiotherapists in the treatment of scoliosis...

Safe Exercises For Scoliosis

Safe Exercises For Scoliosis

In my last blog I looked at exercises for adolescents with scoliosis, but what about adults? How do you stay in shape, actively age and limit pain? Are there safe exercises for scoliosis?

Do Sports cause Scoliosis?

Do Sports cause Scoliosis?

I was recently at the World Congress of Low Back Pain in Antwerp (October 2019).  Many of the luminaries were there and it was exceptionally thought provoking. 

Scoliosis

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is a condition where the spine curves sideways rather than the more standard front to back curvatures.

Post-surgical spinal care

Post-surgical spinal care

Physiotherapy has been shown to help reduce pain and improve your function after spinal surgery. We provide an individualized program of core exercise, general conditioning, posture correction, stretching and therapeutic modalities, once your initial healing is...