How long is my physiotherapy appointment?
This depends on the injury and type of treatment you require. But expect to be in the clinic for approximately 30 minutes.
Do I need a referral from my doctor to attend North Ajax Rehab?
No, you do not require a doctor’s referral to receive our services. However, some insurance companies require a doctor’s referral before they reimburse treatment costs. Check your insurance plan.
What should I wear on my first visit?
In general, wear comfortable clothing that allows you to move freely. If you have problem areas on your upper body (neck, back, shoulders, arms), wear a tank top or sleeveless shirt. If you are coming for a lower-extremity problem, wear shorts or loose pants.
How many treatments will I need?
Every condition is individually evaluated, based on the person and severity of their condition and patient expectations. During your initial assessment, your physiotherapist will discuss a treatment plan and will recommend a frequency and duration of physiotherapy.
What should I expect on my first visit?
Physiotherapy - On your first visit, your physiotherapist will perform an examination to determine what impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or other health-related conditions you may have. Your Physiotherapist will provide you with a diagnosis of your condition, an individual treatment plan with approximate duration, and likely prognosis.
During Physiotherapy treatment, who is providing the service?
You are one-on-one with a licensed physiotherapist for the entire treatment.