Ortho FAQs | Element Physio

Ortho FAQs

What is physiotherapy at Element?

Physiotherapy involves an assessment of many systems, the heart and lungs, muscles and bones and nerves. A person’s symptoms help us know which system to assess. We take a detailed history of your health and symptoms. We observer your posture and movement and use our hands to assess strength, flexibility and movement.

What do I need to bring to my appointment?

A referral if you have one from your doctor, a list of medications, a copy of any information you may have (blood work, MRI, CT etc) and your insurance information. Please dress in loose, comfortable clothing. You can wear a tank top or sports bra for upper body injuries and bring or wear shorts for lower body injuries.

How long is my appointment?

Assessments are 60 minutes in length and follow up treatments are 30 minutes in length.

Who do we provide physiotherapy for?

EVERYONE! We see men, women and children of all abilities and ages. If you are unsure, please call and speak to our admin assistants or physiotherapists!

Do you direct bill my insurance company?

We offer direct billing to MPIC, WCB, Blue Cross, Great West Life, Sun Life.