As one of the Calgary area’s most useful resources for quality healthcare, Radiant Physiotherapy pursue in a wide range of physiotherapy services to get patients feeling healthier than ever before. And while we work hard to offer top-of-the-line treatments that help you feel better and get better, we also focus on preventative strategies to ensure you stay better for longer.
Manual therapy techniques include mobilization or manipulation of extremities or spine. It may also include massage, stretching, soft tissue mobilization of muscles, fascia, tendons or ligaments. It is a safe hands on approach to restore pain free mobility and function. Conditions treated include tendonitis, whiplash injury, strains or sprains, pre and post surgical rehab.
Acupuncture is the insertion of a very fine needle into specific points on the body along energy pathways called meridians. Acupuncture has been used for centuries to control pain and promote tissue healing. At Radiant we use Anatomical acupuncture. The needles are sterile and disposed of after single use.
Functional Dry Needling / Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS)
Dry needling is proven to be effective in treating Chronic pain. Treatment is done by inserting an acupuncture needle into the tight or shortened muscle. That will then cause the muscle to twitch resulting in relaxation or lengthening of the tight muscle.
Shockwave Therapy is a non-invasive treatment that uses sound waves that interact with the tissues of the body to promote healing by breaking down scar tissue and calcium deposits, thus promoting the body’s natural healing process and formation of new blood vessels and improved blood flow to the area.
Tempomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJ) / Jaw pain
TMJ dysfunction is a disorder of the Jaw due to malfunction of the joint or muscles. This may cause misalignment in the jaw or abnormal bite. Patient may also suffer from headaches, facial pain, jaw pain and/or clicking, ear or neck pain or difficulty chewing. Treatment can include manual therapy, acupuncture and/or dry needling.
Radiant Physiotherapy offers a wide variety of massages from Relaxation to deep tissue massages. Benefit of massage treatments is to improve circulation, reduce stress, lower heart rate and blood pressure and improve healing of tissues which results in better sleeping, reduced pain and a speedy recovery. All our massage therapists are certified and experienced.
Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy is an exercise based therapy aimed to restore deficits of the inner ear. Treatment can help with a variety of vestibular problems including Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) and vestibular hypofunction (reduced function of one or both inner ears). Some symptoms are dizziness, vertigo and balance disorders.
Concussion can be a result of trauma, car accident or can be caused with out hitting your head. Symptoms of concussion vary from memory loss to headaches, confusion, vision, dizziness and muscle pain.
Migraine and Headache Treatments
Migraines can be debilitating, it can also be accompanied by other life-disrupting issues such as insomnia, neck pain, numbness, tingling, visual changes, dizziness nausea, muscle tension, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and chronic pain syndromes, difficulty concentrating, and generalized full body malaise.
Back Pain Treatment
Physiotherapy is one of the most effective ways to relieve back pain, which allows you to live your life to the fullest. At Radiant Physiotherapy, we can help you manage your back pain by identifying the root cause and providing a treatment plan.
Shoulder Physical Therapy
Shoulder pains can be debilitating and crippling. But don't let the pain interfere with your life as shoulder physiotherapy is a good way to relieve shoulder pain. Our team of expert physiotherapists at Radiant Physiotherapy Clinic ensures that you get back to feeling your great within no time.
Sports injuries often fall into two main categories: overuse injuries and acute injuries. Depending on the nature of your injury, our treatment can include combining strength and conditioning exercises, massage therapy, shockwave therapy, or manual therapy.
Plantar Fasciitis Heel Pain Treatment
Plantar Fasciitis is a condition characterized by an inflammation of the band of tissue (also known as the plantar fascia) that extends from your heel to the toes. It is the most common cause of heel pain and is not usually a serious condition but can interrupt your daily activities and life.
Wrist Pain Treatment
Physiotherapy offers a side-effect-free, long-term solution to wrist and hand pains. Our expert physiotherapists at Radiant Physiotherapy can help you get relief from wrist and hand pain. With years of experience and professional training, our team will ensure that you go back to your daily life without wrist and hand pain troubling you again.
Muscle Strain Treatment
Sprain and strains are common injuries caused by falls, twists, lifting heavy weights, or playing sports. While these can be treated at home with over-the-counter medications, visiting a physiotherapist is essential to ensure appropriate treatment and care.
Physiotherapy for Arthritis
Physiotherapy reduces inflammation in the affected joint. It involves several exercises that mobilize your joints and restore strength. Our experts can teach you improved ways to move your body and address the symptoms for less pain.
Disc Pain Treatment
If you are experiencing chronic back pain due to a herniated disc or other disc injuries, timely intervention can prevent the disc pain from escalating and causing permanent damage. Disc injuries can happen in several ways and cause different symptoms, including chronic pain and mobility problems.