OAKRIDGE PHYSIOTHERAPY CENTRE
Oakridge Physiotherapy Centre (OPC) is a leading physiotherapy clinic serving Vancouver, the
Oakridge community, the Cambie corridor, south Vancouver, and Richmond since 1978. We
are located in the Prelude building, one of Vancouver’s newest developments on south Cambie
Street. We are part of an allied health group serving the residents of the lower mainland in
British Columbia in 9 locations.
Oakridge Physiotherapy Centre is one of the most established clinics in Vancouver. We are a
multidisciplinary clinic catering to the needs of our clients. Our physiotherapists are leaders and
teachers in the profession. We provide services for the treatment of Sports Injuries, ICBC
claims for Whiplash and back injuries, WorkSafe BC (WSBC) claims, Neck & Back pain, Post-
Operative Total Hip & Knee Rehabilitation, vestibular rehab for dizziness, and osteopathy
involving cranial-sacral therapy. We have a certified pedorthist on staff offering custom
orthotics and bracing, an exercise therapist specializing in Spinal/Sports Rehabilitation, post-
stroke rehab, and fitness training, a Registered Massage Therapists, and golf swing assessment.
We are affiliated with the New Westminster Salmonbellies, Sr. Men’s Lacrosse team, winners of
24 Mann Cup Championships. Oakridge Physiotherapy is a proud partner with the team in the
provision of physiotherapy for the team.
Clinical research is vital in the field of physiotherapy. Physiotherapists regularly take broad new evidence based research to back up their treatments methods. Read more →
This article will deal with tingling or numbness as it applies to these two conditions, although there are many other conditions such as impingement of the cervical nerves or sciatica that may also produce paraesthesia. Read more →
Thoracic pain or evidence of thoracic injury should not be ignored as the thoracic or chest cavity contains important respiratory organs which can be easily compromised. Read more →
As a cricket player, avoiding injuries is something every player would like to possibly do. Here are the most common injuries sustained by these players, along with the symptoms and physiotherapy treatments for each injury. Read more →
Therapeutic exercise is a form of bodily movement aimed at correcting a physical impairment, restoring normal function and promoting a state of well being. Read more →
Often overlooked is the positive impact weight loss can have on physical rehabilitation and recovery. Read more →
The human body is made up of 70% water, and can lose up to 3 litres daily, therefore it stands to reason that we need to maintain our water level in order to be healthy. Read more →
Many people join a gym or buy expensive exercise equipment and begin strength training without knowing how to properly lift weights. Read more →
When someone sustains injury requiring rehabilitation, he or she may receive services from different members of the rehabilitation team, depending on the type of injury. Read more →
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