Banff Sport Medicine Physiotherapy
At Banff Sport Medicine your journey back to health is in good hands. The team approach ensures that if consultation between team members is required (including sport medicine, orthopedic surgery and physiotherapy), communication is efficient and effective.
Manual Therapy Techniques
Treatment techniques include spinal mobilization and manipulation, peripheral joint mobilization and manipulation, neural mobilization, ART / soft tissue release, cupping, Graston / Instrument assisted soft-tissue mobilization (IASTM).
Customized exercise programs to improve strength, stability, balance, coordination, agility and flexibility.
Pelvic Health Physiotherapy
Assessments may include a biomechanical assessment of joints and soft-tissues as well as an internal pelvic floor exam.
Running Gait Assessment
A gait analysis using a treadmill and specialized software can provides additional insight if you are experiencing pain or an injury from running.
Functional Movement Assessment
A movement assessment that identifies and treats compensations in the body that may predispose you to, or be the cause of, injury.
An effective, non-invasive therapy used to accelerate the healing of muscle, tendon, ligament, and some bone injuries.
Also known as dry needling, this is an effective tool to help reduce painful muscular trigger points.
Specialists: Jacob, Ben, Aly
This style of acupuncture concentrates on pain reduction and improved mobility.
Athletic tape, Leukotape, or Kinesiotape can help to re-align joint or soft tissue mechanics and bring an increased awareness to movement patterns.
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES), also known as ‘muscle stim’ may be used and prescribed for home use if you have difficulty contracting a certain muscle due to pain or surgery. Our therapists may also elect to use ultrasound, interferential current (IFC) or transcutaneous electrical stimulation (TENS) to help manage your pain.
Banff – Orthopaedic Surgery
Phone: 403 760 2897
Fax: 403 760 8234
Address: 213, 300 Old Canmore Road , Canmore, Alberta T1W 0L5 (second floor of building one, Shops of Canmore)
Office Hours: Monday to Friday – 8 am to 4 pm (closed over the noon hour and statutory holidays)
Canmore – Sport Medicine
Phone: 403 678 1271
Fax: 403 621 1932
Address: 213, 300 Old Canmore Road, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0L5 (second floor of building one, Shops of Canmore)
Office Hours: Monday to Thursday – 8 am to 3 pm / Friday – 8 am to 2 pm
(closed noon to 12:30 pm and statutory holidays)