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.
Physiotherapists are primary health practitioners so private patients do not need a doctor’s referral before attending physiotherapy. Read more →
Osteoporosis is a condition where bone composition is affected. Bone density is lowered by the loss of bone mineral. When the bones are less dense, they become more fragile which increases the likelihood of fractures. Read more →
The calf muscle is made up of the gastrocnemius muscle which is the large muscle at the back of the lower leg and the soleus, a smaller one located just below the gastrocnemius. Read more →
Martial arts in its different forms carry with it the risk of injury, ranging from mild to severe. Seasoned martial arts performers stand a higher chance of sustaining a more serious injury due to the competitive nature of the sport. Read more →
An ultrasound machine, which is very commonly used in physiotherapy, works by using high frequency sound waves (that can’t be heard by the human ear) to effectively treat deep tissue injuries. Read more →
For the average woman, losing the fifteen or so kilos gained during pregnancy is strongly on her mind after giving birth. Read more →
Your spine is made up of three main regions: the cervical spine, the thoracic spine and the lumbar spine, which bears a great deal of the body's weight and is vulnerable to strain or injury. Read more →
Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) is a revolutionary form of stretching which gives you strong and flexible muscles without the soreness. Read more →
Getting your child involved in sport at an early age is a good way to help him/her maintain a fit body as well as a fit mind. Read more →
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