At GRSM, our Certified Athletic Therapists use a full range of treatments to help you return safely to your sports and other activities. Our treatments will help you to rehabilitate or prevent injury:
- modern rehabilitative techniques
- therapeutic modalities
- physical reconditioning
- supportive strapping procedures (including braces)
Our Rehabilitation Practice Includes:
- assessing and reconditioning of musculoskeletal injuries
- recoging and managing traumatic neurological injuries (concussion)
- supportive taping
Our Injury Prevention Services Include:
- musculoskeletal and postural evaluation
- the development of warm-up and conditioning programs
- supportive taping
The Athletic Therapist, together with the other members of the GRSM staff, improves your performance and welfare.
For more information on Certified Athletic Therapists, visit the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association or the Ontario Athletic Therapy Association websites.
COMMON CONDITIONS WE TREAT
"..The Athletic Therapist, together with the other members of the GRSM staff, improves your performance and welfare...."
Our Athletic Therapy Programs
Sports Concussion Program
GRSM is committed to providing an efficient and comprehensive assessment and treatment of sport concussions in the high standard of care that GRSM is renowned for.
Acute Injuries Rapid Response
GRSM is committed to providing a Rapid Response in assessing and treating Acute Injuries that have been referred by Physicians.
Here are the most frequently asked questions about our Athletic Therapy services.
dO i NEED a referral?
We always encourage involving your family doctor, but you do not need a referral to consult with the professionals at GRSM. Many of our patients call the clinic and make their own appointments while others are referred by their family physicians. A referral may be required by your extended health care provider to receive benefits.
How do I book an appointment?
Appointments may be made in person or by calling (519) 622-4529 (Cambridge). You can also fill out our online form and one of our staff will call you. Remember: Please give us at least 24-hours notice if you need to cancel, so we can give that time to another patient.
Our physicians specialize in sports medicine and are certified with the Canadian Academy of Sport & Exercise Medicine (CASEM). They provide expert medical care for high performance athletes, recreational athletes and active individuals.
Our physiotherapists focus on sport- and activity-specific rehabilitation. Our goal is to return you to your activity as soon and as safely as possible.
Our chiropractors utilize functional assessments to diagnose and determine the appropriate treatment plan and therapeutic methods. These techniques include Active Release Technique (ART), Athletic Movement Assessment (AMA), Diversified chiropractic Manipulation technique.
Our Registered Massage Therapists use preventative and restorative therapies to help you maintain, rehabilitate and improve physical function or relieve your pain.
Our Certified Athletic Therapists use a full range of treatments to rehabilitate, prevent injury and help you return safely to your sports and other activities.
Our pedorthists are trained in assessing, casting, design and fitting of foot appliances (orthotics) and in fitting of footwear to reduce painful and debilitating conditions of the lower limbs and feet.
Our bracing professionals help fit you with a stocked or custom brace so that you may be able to return to sports or recreational activities sooner and safer.
DIETITIAN & NUTRITION
Our Dietitian and Sports Nutritionist helps to promote good nutrition habits that can help you maintain your energy levels, weight and muscle mass and can lower your risk of certain diseases.