Tag: Intramuscular stimulation

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Treating Pain with IMS

Treating Pain with IMS

| February 14, 2017 | Reply

Discover the benefits of Capilano’s Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) program. This technique, sometimes referred to as dry needling, is minimally invasive and can reduce nagging pain aggravated by chronic muscle tightness. What is IMS?  IMS can reach problem areas that lie deep in a muscle.  Gunn-certified Capilano IMS physiotherapists insert thin (filament acupuncture-like) needles into tense muscle […]

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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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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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