Suffering from Chronic Pain? You Have Treatment Options at Orleans Physiotherapy
Chronic pain describes pain that has lasted past the usual time frame for recovery. Chronic pain may be associated with illness, disease, injury, or post-MVA. It may be felt as headaches, joint pain or muscle pain, and can be either constant or intermittent. There may be no known cause to a person’s chronic pain. Chronic pain often affects your ability to work, socialize, participate in recreational activities, or perform daily household tasks.
How Does Physiotherapy Help Chronic Pain?
Physiotherapy in Orleans & Ottawa can help chronic pain through a variety of techniques such as acupuncture, manual therapy, modalities, and exercise. The most important area is the education component to physiotherapy. A physiotherapist can help you to understand pain, how you can take control of your pain, coping mechanisms, improve sleeping patterns, and modify your work habits. In the treatment of chronic pain, you work closely with your physiotherapist in Orleans to design the appropriate treatment plan to most effectively restore your function and quality of life.
Therapy for Pain Management of Chronic Pain
At Orleans Physiotherapy, we have many options for chronic pain treatment. Auricular therapy has proven to be an effective way of treating chronic pain. This form of treatment involves applying acupuncture needles to the ear. For people adverse to needles, these points can also be stimulated with light laser to deliver excellent results as well.
Get Started with Treatment for Chronic Pain
At your first appointment for chronic pain treatment at our Orleans physiotherapy clinic, we take a detailed history and perform an assessment before creating a treatment plan. Our chronic pain clinic serving Orleans and Ottawa can help you live a higher quality of life by finding treatment that fits your needs. Make an appointment today.