Physiotherapy is the foundation of back pain treatment. Back pain is a common ailment that can be very frustrating, as it can be difficult to pinpoint a specific cause. At The Centre for Physiotherapy, we offer superior back pain treatment in Toronto by individualizing care and being attentive to your needs. We use a variety of methods to ensure that you get the best treatment we can offer. Not only do we treat the problem at hand, we are also planning for the long term by continuing to work with you to increase flexibility and strength. If you have back pain, you may be experiencing all or some of the following symptoms:
Shooting or stabbing pain
Pain that has spread down one or both of your legs
Limited flexibility and range of motion in your back
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please give us a call today or use our e-form to request an appointment. There are some symptoms that signal that you should get in touch with your doctor immediately. These include but are not limited to new, sudden problems with your bowel or bladder, a fever, tingling in your legs, or if the fall is the result of a fall or a blow to your back. You should also see a doctor if your back pain becomes quite severe and does not show any signs of improving, or occurs in conjunction with sudden weight loss.
Relieve Your Back Pain
At The Centre for Physiotherapy, we pride ourselves on finding the treatment that works the best for you. We always bear in mind that different bodies respond differently to physiotherapy. Physiotherapy can help improve strength and flexibility using therapeutic physical treatments that support you while we tackle your back pain issue. Our comprehensive treatments include the following:
Causes of Back Pain
There is quite a range in causes of back pain, from standing the wrong way for many hours at work, to a chronic condition, to a fall. Generally, sudden back pain that lasts fewer than six weeks is referred to as acute, whereas back pain that continues to last past the three month mark is referred to as chronic. Chronic pain is less common than acute pain. Causes of back pain can include:
There are also a number of issues related to discs in the spine, such as the following:
At The Centre for Physiotherapy, we pride ourselves on the quality of our treatment. You want your life to get back to normal, and that’s what we want, too. We are conveniently located along the TTC Subway Line near Eglinton Subway Station. Request at appointment using our form, or call us to book.