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.
Many benefits are available to the public through the widening scope of physiotherapy. The profession addresses orthopaedic, neurological and cardiopulmonary problems among infants, children, adults and geriatric populations. 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 →
Many athletes make the mistake of thinking that more is better, but this is not always the case. 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 →
Muscle energy techniques are osteopathic techniques used by physiotherapists to assess and correct asymmetry and dysfunction in the body. Read more →
A popular rule of thumb is that every kilo of weight loss is equivalent to four less kilos of pressure on a knee afflicted with joint osteoarthritis. Read more →
The Healthy Eating Plate is a mainstream approach to healthy eating that claims to be based on the latest nutrition science. Read more →
Many football injuries involve the knees, ankles, shins and the groin. While not life-threatening, these may lead to serious fatal conditions. Read more →
Taking care of any problem in the early stages can prevent abnormalities when your child gets older. Read more →
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