Category: Back Pain

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Natural Help For Low Back Pain

Natural Help For Low Back Pain

| April 20, 2017 | Reply

Low back pain is a bummer.  And it’s even worse if it radiates into your actual buttock or leg!  Thankfully, natural help for your acute and chronic low back pain exists at Capilano Rehab Centre.  Causes of Back Pain Low back pain and sciatica can be caused by a variety of problems with your lumbar […]

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Myofascial Cupping Massage

Myofascial Cupping Massage

| May 3, 2016 | Reply

Capilano Rehab offers Myofascial Cupping Massage as part of its professional Therapeutic Massage Therapy Program.  Myofascial cupping is an adjunct therapy technique that can further relieve pain and tightness of your sore muscles and fascia. What Is Fascia? Fascia is a dense irregular connective tissue which surrounds and interconnects your muscles and every single organ […]

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Put Back Pain Behind You

Put Back Pain Behind You

| December 22, 2015 | Reply

Do you have a bulging disc?  Do you suffer from low back pain that gets worse when you sit or bend forward?  Low back pain is one of the most common health problems in adults. Most episodes of back pain are temporary, resulting from strains of the muscles and/or ligaments that support the spinal motion […]

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Rear-Ended? Whiplash?

Rear-Ended? Whiplash?

| November 17, 2015 | Reply

While there have been tremendous advances in vehicle safety over the past number of years, getting rear-ended by another car or truck while you are stopped at a light or intersection can still cause significant whiplash injuries. What Causes Whiplash? Whiplash is one of the most common injuries sustained in rear-end collisions.  The soft tissues […]

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Imagine Massage Therapy

Imagine Massage Therapy

| November 13, 2014 | Reply

Imagine your tight muscle aches and pains melting away. Imagine your tension headaches disappearing. Therapeutic massage has been shown to improve circulation, enhance muscular relaxation, relieve pain, reduce stress, enhance immune function and promote health and general well-being. Capilano’s approach to therapeutic massage is to combine the art of therapeutic massage with the best modern […]

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Do I need custom foot orthotics?

Do I need custom foot orthotics?

| October 15, 2012 | Reply

Have you had to quit dancing?  Problems in your feet, ankles, hips, and even lower back can be due to improper foot biomechanics and not just the wrong dance steps. You may need physiotherapy to help you kick that foot pain. Physical Therapy Custom Foot Orthotics If you are uncertain whether or not orthotics may […]

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Living Without Back Pain

Living Without Back Pain

| September 18, 2012 | Reply

Spinal Decompression Physiotherapy Imagine finally living without back pain.  Imagine being able to golf, play racquet sports and rec hockey without dreading getting out of bed the next morning.  Spinal Decompression Therapy (DTS) is a new physical therapy innovation for nagging back pain. Capilano Rehab Centre physiotherapy clinic in Edmonton is thrilled to offer this […]

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Team 1260 Live at Capilano Rehab

Team 1260 Live at Capilano Rehab

| July 27, 2012 | Reply

Capilano Rehab Centre was the proud host of the Team 1260 Jason Gregor Show Live on location this past week. Jason’s special guests included Minnesota Wild forward, Matt Kassian, and Edmonton Oiler defenseman, Taylor Fedun.  In addition to signing autographs and having pictures taken with friends, clients, and staff of Capilano Rehab, both Matt and […]

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Medical Acupuncture for Back Pain

Medical Acupuncture for Back Pain

| May 4, 2012 | Reply

What is old is new again! Acupuncture is an ancient health treatment approach that is making a remarkable comeback in our modern times.

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Capilano Physiotherapy is for You

Capilano Physiotherapy is for You

| June 24, 2011 | Reply

Physiotherapy gets you moving and keeps you moving. Capilano’s physical therapists will help you understand what’s causing your problem and will develop a customized therapy treatment plan to get you moving and doing the things you love, again and again.

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Back Pain Relief Without Surgery

Back Pain Relief Without Surgery

| April 30, 2011 | Reply

Have you been told you need back or neck surgery? Spinal Decompression Therapy is an effective non-surgical treatment alternative for a variety of disc-related neck and back problems.

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Making Pain Right when Nerves Go Wrong

Making Pain Right when Nerves Go Wrong

| April 29, 2011 | 1 Reply

Many medical practitioners are perplexed by pain that shows no sign of tissue damage or inflammation. This type of pain, known as neuropathic pain, typically occurs when nerves malfunction following an injury. The result is pain even when extensive medical tests show there is “nothing wrong”.

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