Category: physical therapy

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Born to Move: Capilano Physiotherapy

Born to Move: Capilano Physiotherapy

| May 18, 2016 | Reply

We were all born to move.  To crawl, to walk, to run and even to dance.  May is National Physiotherapy Month and Capilano is excited to be able to celebrate the physical therapy profession, bring attention to the great work done by physiotherapists across Canada and highlight the physiotherapy services provided by Capilano’s physiotherapy team. […]

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Nagging Shoulder & Throwing Injuries?

Nagging Shoulder & Throwing Injuries?

| April 18, 2016 | Reply

Do you suffer from a sore shoulder or rotator cuff?  Does throwing or reaching hurt almost every time?  Capilano’s Sports Rehab Physical Therapy team has enjoyed treating the sports injuries of elite and recreational athletes for over 20 years.   We have successfully helped NHL, CFL, WHL, Olympians, Team Canada, CIS, ACAC, pro baseball and high […]

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Beat Diabetes 2016

Beat Diabetes 2016

| April 7, 2016 | Reply

The theme for World Health Day 2016 is Beat Diabetes, a problem that has continued to grow rapidly in the last few decades.  Every year, on April 7th, the World Health Organization (WHO) seeks to draw attention to a major global health concern and meets in Geneva, Switzerland to promote it through World Health Day […]

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Shockwave for Knee Arthritis

Shockwave for Knee Arthritis

| January 26, 2016 | Reply

Knee pain is a common symptom of osteoarthritis. In addition to pain, other common symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee include stiffness and swelling. You typically find it difficult to bend or straighten your leg. You may also experience weakness in the knee, including a feeling of giving away or locking.  Do you feel like […]

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Grey Cup Celebration

Grey Cup Celebration

| January 14, 2016 | Reply

Capilano Rehab Centre continues to celebrate the Edmonton Eskimo Football Clubs 2015 Grey Cup Victory!  We have been a long-time EE fans and season ticket holders and are so glad that the boys brought the cup back to where it belongs: the City of Champions. For over 20 years, Capilano’s Sports Physiotherapy team has enjoyed […]

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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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Capilano Community Physiotherapy

Capilano Community Physiotherapy

| August 27, 2015 | Reply

Capilano Rehab Centre is an Alberta Health Services (AHS) Allied Health – Edmonton Zone approved provider of physiotherapy.  Together with your Capilano physiotherapist, you can develop a plan to wake up to pain free living. ACCESS TO AHS PHYSIOTHERAPY SERVICE: To find out if some of your physical therapy costs will be covered by Alberta […]

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Radial Shockwave for Frozen Shoulder

Radial Shockwave for Frozen Shoulder

| July 28, 2015 | Reply

Frozen shoulder is a painful condition in which the shoulder, in the absence of demonstrable trauma, quickly gets very stiff and sore.  Even small sudden movements can shoot a lightning bolt of pain through the shoulder and arm.  Not only can this problem render recreational activities such as throwing, playing tennis, or swinging a golf […]

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Graston Available At Capilano

Graston Available At Capilano

| July 8, 2015 | Reply

If your chronic and stubborn sore spots have not responded satisfactorily to rest and exercise, Graston Technique (GT) soft-tissue mobilization may be a physiotherapy treatment for you.  How Does Graston Work? Graston is a therapy that uses hand-held stainless steel instruments to mobilize restricted soft tissue.  When you strain a tendon or ligament, or have […]

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We Are Now Accepting New Patients

We Are Now Accepting New Patients

| June 3, 2015 | Reply

Capilano Rehab has achieved an outstanding reputation for the treatment of acute and chronic sprains and strains, work and sports injuries, and timely psychological intervention.  We have a highly skilled and experienced professional staff team, with special interests and post-graduate training, and are now accepting new patients in the following programs:   Psychology: Depression,Anxiety, Burnout, […]

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Orthotics Fit For A Queen

Orthotics Fit For A Queen

| May 19, 2015 | Reply

Capilano Rehab Centre is pleased to offer patients the new custom fit Queen Cobra orthotic.  From high heels to boots to flats, the Queen Cobra can be easily placed into most fashion footwear.  Your feet get the royal treatment with Queen Cobra’s unique, thin and lightweight design. This patented prescription orthotic bends to adapt to […]

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