CLINIC LOCATION

201-25 Mill Street

Gananoque, ON 

K7G 2L5

Email: gan@movewell.ca

Tel: 613-382-4200

Fax: 613-382-8900

Business Hours:

Mon - Fri: 7am - 6pm

​​Saturday/Sunday: Closed

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Athletic Therapy

What is Athletic Therapy?

Athletic Therapy (AT) is a health profession that covers a full spectrum of specialized therapy skills within both a clinical setting and sports field environment with a scope of practice to provide injury prevention, assessment, rehabilitation, reconditioning and immediate care of musculoskeletal disorders (muscle, bones and joints).

Athletic Therapy Rehabilitation Approach at MoveWell:

Our goal is to optimize the quality of health and performance to ensure our clients return back to their active daily lives pain free.

Athletic Therapy skills originated within a sports setting with an objective of returning athletes back to play as fast as possible. Today, Athletic Therapists apply these similar skills to their rehabilitation with a hands on and active approach, resulting in a faster recovery and decrease the likelihood of re-injury while making you stronger, efficient, healthier and pain free.

 

As part of our therapy services, we will also prescribe you a self-administered home program of stretching, strengthening and postural techniques to help you manage your pain and speed your recovery.

Is Athletic Therapy for Me?

The title of Athletic Therapy can be deceiving for most. We are very well known to work alongside with sport teams, but Athletic Therapist also apply their unique skills to provide effective therapeutic rehabilitation for a variety of populations including office/industrial workers, motor vehicle accidents and the general populations of all ages who are athletes at heart. You do not need to be an athlete or have an athletic injury to see an Athletic Therapist!

What We Treat:

Athletic Therapy at MoveWell can provide care for a wide range of acute and chronic conditions. Injuries and conditions we can help you with, but not limited to, include:

  • Sport injuries

  • Work related injuries

  • Chronic pain

  • SI/Back/neck pain

  • Postural dysfunction

  • Stiff joints

  • Acute and post concussions symptoms

  • Headaches/migraines

  • Cranial Nerve Impairments

  • Jaw Dysfunctions

  • Whiplash/Motor Vehicle Accidents

  • Pre-surgery preparation and Post-surgery recovery

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Piriformis syndrome, ITB Syndrome

  • Foot conditions

  • Contusions (Bruises)

  • Muscle strains

  • Ligament sprains

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Athletic Therapy request through work

Athletic Therapy request to insurance company

Don't have Athletic Therapy in your insurance plan? Try submitting these forms:

Field Coverage for Sporting Events

  • Certified Athletic Therapist are qualified to provide medical coverage for local athletic events with additional services of pre-event taping/wrapping, pre-event and sideline injury assessments and emergency care.

 

  • Certification: Certified First Responders CPR-BLS

  • Contact us today if you required an AT for sport coverage!