The Victoriaville Physiotherapy Centre has been providing physiotherapy services to the residents of Thunder Bay and surrounding area since 1985. We are a progressive clinic that implements evidence based practice to our physiotherapy practice. We regularly participate in educational courses that mainly involve the application of manual therapy techniques and exercise prescription but also include extracorporeal shock wave therapy, acupuncture, kinesiotaping, and electrotherapy. Our experience has earned us a reputation for effectively treating patients with musculoskeletal injuries.
The Victoriaville Physiotherapy Centre has extensive experience in providing priority based physiotherapy services and work fitness testing for many industries throughout the region. Furthermore, we are currently the primary service provider of professional physiotherapy services and work fitness testing for the employees of the City of Thunder Bay. We customize each work fitness test so that it is consistent with the physical demands of the specific job that the employee has been hired to perform.
In addition, we also perform work hardening and functional capacity evaluations.
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy
We are proud to be one of the few facilities in Thunder Bay and surrounding area that has an Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ECSWT) machine. ECSWT has been proven to be very effective in treating soft tissue conditions such as plantar fasciitis, patellar tendonitis, tennis elbow, rotator cuff tendonitis and Achilles tendonitis. Please contact the clinic to determine if you are a candidate for ECSWT.
Treatments We Provide
Extensive education combined with clinical experience has given our physiotherapists many options when devising a treatment plan. These include:
Manual therapy techniques
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy
Specific exercises for the area being treated
Jobst extremity pump
Electrical muscle stimulation
Warm and cold whirlpool
Get in touch with us for more information regarding the physiotherapy services that we provide.