Archive Year: 2022

Sports Massage Therapy Vancouver

A knee gets treated by a physiotherapist

Sports Massage Therapists Sports massage therapy Vancouver is a trending topic these days. But what is the difference between sports massage therapy and regular massage therapy? For starters, sports massage therapy often focuses on a specific area of injury or need. Let’s say you are recovering from a hamstring tear. And you are finding your […]

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IMS Vancouver

A physio is seen providing IMS to client in a physio clinic

What is IMS Vancouver? IMS or Intramuscular Stimulation is the use of an acupuncture needle to relieve pressure/pain in a muscle. Ultimately, this will loosen the muscle to help change the course of pain in the muscle. We have many qualified physios at Burrard Physio who can perform IMS in Vancouver.  A tight painful muscle […]

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GLA:D Exercise Program Vancouver

A knee gets treated by a physiotherapist

What is GLA:D Exercise Program for Knee and Hip? The GLA:D exercise program in Vancouver is an education and exercise program aimed to help people with hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) manage symptoms, pain, and loss of function. Based on OA research with feedback from people with OA, as well as healthcare professionals who provide […]

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Vancouver Sports Physiotherapy

two females work together on an Olympic weightlifting technique

  Sports Physio Blog Our previous blog looked at what physiotherapy is at our wonderful Vancouver sports physio clinic. It provided insight into what to expect when coming for your initial assessment and subsequent visits. Now we want to provide some insight into some of the typical injuries we see related to sports. As a […]

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Best Physiotherapy Clinic Vancouver

Last year Burrard Physiotherapy Clinic was named one of the 10 best physiotherapy clinics in Vancouver! In honour of this recognition let’s take a look into what the Best Physiotherapy Clinic in Vancouver has to offer and what to expect.     What is Physiotherapy? Before we dive into our amazing clinic let’s first have […]

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Vestibular Physiotherapy Vancouver

neck treatment by physio

Vestibular Physiotherapy  Do you suffer from dizziness, vertigo or balance issues? Have you tried seeing a physiotherapist to manage these symptoms? Before answering that question let’s take a look at what vestibular dysfunction is and what vestibular physiotherapy is. You are not alone! Vestibular system disturbances are very common. Almost 40% of North Americans over […]

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