Osteopathy also known as osteopathic approach is a manual therapy discipline. Its main goal is to help restore the human body's natural equilibrium and harmony. Osteopathy is a discipline based on the anatomy, physiology and biomechanics of the human body. The patient is treated with a global approach, so rather than simply treating the symptom the body is treated as a whole entity. Patients of all ages can benefit from osteopathy
Physiotherapy is a health care field that treats and prevents disorders in human movement caused by injury and disease. It helps the individuals who have problems affecting the musculo-skeletal system to find a functional level. Our physiotherapists use various techniques to treat you such as manual therapy, sport therapy and progress by exercises, the McKenzie approach, electrotherapy, an evaluation followed by a Cybex/Biodex isokinetic session, hydrotherapy (whirlpool bath), Muscle Activation Technique, etc. Our patients can expect to improve their balance, stamina, force and coordination, which will help them to remain active in their daily life.
More than a period of relaxation, the massage therapy helps diminish physical problems caused by stress, back pain, loss of energy, insomnia, etc.
A kinesiologist is a health professional specialised in physical activity. He or she uses movement as a preventive treatment and to improve performance. The kinesiologist is able to assess your physical condition and provide optimal training for your condition.
Compared with traditional medicine, acupuncture considers the body as a whole system. This means that not only the symptoms of the disease will be studied but all the rest of the body. Acupuncture uses needles in its treatment but today, laser replaces partially or entirely the needles. The laser is totally painless, leaves no mark and has no side effect. Acupuncture is a very secure alternative medicine. It causes no side effect and does not present danger. It can also be practiced together with another medicine.
Perineal re-education is one of the numerous fields of practice in physiotherapy. When faced with a dysfunction of the uro-genital system, it aims at improving pelvic floor strength, bladder control, diminishing chronic pain, etc. The muscles of the pelvic floor have various functions such as supporting the abdominal organs, controlling urinary and anal sphincters and enhancing sexual pleasure. The majority of these muscles are skeletal; this means that you have the capability of controlling them voluntarily and that they can be trained, just like the muscles of the arms and legs. It is also possible to regain control over your bladder by changing some habits and initiating a specific training program.
Athletic therapy is a domain which specializes in prevention and care of muscle, bone and joint problems resulting from sport injuries. The therapists offer different services such as prevention, immediate care and rehabilitation of sports injuries on a continuous basis, physical fitness, stretching exercises for muscular strength and personal training sessions. Maintaining strong joints and flexible muscles is a necessity. We will help you to obtain your highest level of physical shape.