Learn About Our Calgary Physiotherapy Care

Your Choice for Downtown Calgary Physiotherapy

If you are looking for downtown Calgary Physiotherapy care, chances are, you are experiencing pain or discomfort. Whether it is chronic pain from a lingering ailment or acute pain from a recent injury or accident, our Physiotherapists and Wellness Team at National Spine Care have one goal in mind, and that’s helping you live a pain-free life.

Oh, and in case you didn’t know, if your insurance allows for it, we can now direct bill for some or all of the cost associated with Physiotherapy treatment!

To give you the attention you deserve, we offer longer, one-on-one appointment times with your physiotherapist.

Physiotherapy Care is a Natural, Drug-Free Health Care Service

We understand that pain medication may sometimes be required; however, there are often alternatives that will help you without having to rely on medication to manage your pain. Our physiotherapists have worked closely with spine surgeons, so in cases where surgery has been recommended, we will evaluate your current health and plan a course of treatment that may eliminate the need for surgery.

Does This Sound Like You?

Your NSC physiotherapists are considered experts in treating neuromusculoskeletal ailments such as:

  • Headaches and migraines
  • Joint Pain & Discomfort
  • Neck Pain
  • Low Back & Hip Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Spinal Disc Conditions
  • TMJ disorders and pain (Temporomandibular joint – jaw joint)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendonitis
  • Common Sprains & Strains
  • Limited mobility
  • Recovery from injuries (e.g., whiplash, falls, sports injury)
  • Repetitive strain injury
  • Postural problems
  • Muscle tension in the hamstrings, glutes, IT band, legs, quadriceps, rhomboids, upper back
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Tennis elbow
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Muscle tension or spasm
  • Pain after exercise
  • Pain after or during everyday activities
  • Chronic pain after injury or surgery

We Are on Your Team

In addition to the general public, at National Spine Care, we understand the specific needs of both professional and amateur athletes when it comes to recovering from an injury or performing at the highest degree for your sport. Often injuries and performance require a collaborative approach, so our physiotherapists work alongside other health care providers (Chiropractors, Massage therapists, Medical Doctors) to support your health goals. Your treatment plan is based on several proven treatments that are sport or activity specific, and we will work with you to not only correct any imbalances in your body but help tailor your overall health & fitness regime as well. The bigger picture is to help you improve your performance, suffer fewer injuries, and ultimately recover quicker.

Our Wellness Team is pleased to offer:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Dry needling/IMS (intramuscular stimulation
  • Massage Therapy
  • Sports Medicine Services
  • Prolotherapy
  • PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma)
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Nutritional Consulting
  • Personal Trainers
  • Nutrition and weight loss

Maintenance and Prevention

The care you receive at National Spine Care goes beyond just treating your ailment. Our goal is to have our clients maintain the results of their treatment and learn how to prevent injury in the future. We work with you to develop a plan that helps transition our patients from active therapy to an injury prevention and maintenance plan.

National Spine Care's 3 Step Treatment Plan

Chiropractic care involves the diagnosis and treatment of mechanical disorders of the muscle’s bones and joints, especially the spine. Your first visit to National Spine Care is dedicated to learning about the history of your pain and how it impacts your daily life.

The information we gather during your initial assessment is used to create a 3-step treatment plan.