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Do you offer programs for me once I’m better?

July 11th, 2019

Yes, once you have completed your therapy sessions, your therapist will review your continuing home program. We can make arrangements to meet you at our gym to work with you on determining what equipment may be beneficial, and what exercises would be helpful in your continued recovery.

What types of education/training do your therapists have?

July 11th, 2019

Physiotherapists have years of university level training in anatomy, physiology, kinesiology (study of joint movement), neurology, and many of the other medical sciences. Our physiotherapists have graduated from accredited physiotherapy programs and are provincially licensed. Depending on the university, the physiotherapy program is either a masters or doctorate level degree. Rest assured, your therapist is

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How many sessions will I have?

July 11th, 2019

Each patient’s diagnosis is different, so together with your referring physician, your therapist will develop a plan of care that is right for you. Your plan of care and number of visits will be determined during your first visit and explained to you by our physiotherapist.

How long will my therapy sessions last?

July 11th, 2019

Typically, the first session lasts for 1 hour. Each session after that may be 45-60 minutes. The amount of time will be based on your specific needs and your therapist will discuss this with you.

What do I wear?

July 11th, 2019

Dress comfortably with clothes that allow easy access for the therapist to examine your problem areas. For treatments, loose fitting clothes that are comfortable for gentle exercises and supportive sneakers are often good choices to wear.

What type of payment do you accept?

July 11th, 2019

We accept cash, check, debit card, and credit card. We are happy to discuss payment plan options as well. It is our policy that payment is made at the time of service. Your insurance benefits will be determined before your second visit, and you will be informed of what, if any, payment is necessary on

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What if I don’t have insurance?

July 11th, 2019

For patients who do not have insurance, we charge $75.00 for an Initial Visit (1 hour estimated appointment time) and $55.00 subsequent visit (estimated 45 mins -one hour).

Does insurance cover my treatment?

July 11th, 2019

Yes, in most cases it does. South Sherbrook Therapy will be happy to assist in contacting your insurance company and determining your coverage based on your individual policy. For more information, visit our insurance plan page and please do not hesitate to contact our Winnipeg physiotherapy office. We do offer different payment options for your

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Will it hurt?

July 11th, 2019

Physiotherapy is not meant to hurt, but to relieve pain. However, as you restore your mobility, pain levels, at times can fluctuate. You might experience some temporary soreness from using muscles that are weakened or recovering. This is a normal response to therapy treatment. Good communication with your therapist will help minimize any discomfort. We

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What should I bring to my first appointment?

July 11th, 2019

Please have your prescription and insurance card available when you call. This will allow us to verify your insurance benefits and provide you with an estimate of coverage. Please note some insurance carriers may require speaking with the client directly to confirm coverage details. What to bring on your first visit: A prescription (if needed)

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