Rehabilitation

Physiotherapy

Kyle Andrades is a Registered Physiotherapist who provides physiotherapy services at our clinic. Kyle offers manual therapy, exercise therapy, acupuncture, cupping, sports massage, and Kinesio taping.

Exercise Therapy

What are the benefits of exercise therapy?

  • Physiotherapists prescribed body exercises.

  • It helps build muscles and strengthen bones.

  • During exercise, our body releases chemicals called endorphins.

  • Endorphins reduce the perception of pain and trigger positive feelings in the body

Manual Therapy

  • Manipulative therapy is physical treatment.

  • It treats musculoskeletal disorders and associated symptoms.

  • The therapist kneads and manipulates muscles to help you relieve pain.

Concussion Rehab

Symptoms of concussion:

  • Headaches

  • Dizziness & balance issues

  • Nausea

  • Confusion and ringing in the ears

Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB)

Crocus Care is the WSIB physiotherapy provider in Ottawa. We can fill out the WSIB documents for you, including the FAF. WSIB will cover the cost of care you receive at our clinic. Our physiotherapist will be happy to help you get back to your everyday life.

WSIB covers the following programs

  • Musculoskeletal Program of Care

  • Shoulder Program of Care

  • Low Back Injuries

  • Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

  • Mild traumatic brain injuries

Who is prone to work injuries?

  • Office workers, school teachers

  • Construction workers

  • General laborers

  • Couriers and messengers

  • Nurses, Personal Support Workers

  • Residential and Nursing Home facility workers

Kinetic (Kinesio) Taping

Kinesio Tape relieves discomfort and aids lymphatic drainage by microscopically lifting the skin

  • Re-educates the neuromuscular system

  • Reduces inflammation

  • Promote healing

Exercise Program

Our physiotherapist can prepare an assessment and treatment plan to help you exercise after an injury. The report describes your symptoms, range of motion, and functional testing and recommends exercises and assistive devices.

Plank Exercise

Crocus Care

We can provide an attendant care assessment that will determine your personal care needs and make a recommendation for assistive devices that you will require