5 Things You May Not Know About Physiotherapy

Ashleigh Low, registered Physiotherapist

Physiotherapists work with each client to take a detailed patient history, perform a physical assessment, and use clinical reasoning to diagnose the injury or impairment. For more information please visit:


In Ontario, you do not need a Medical Doctor’s referral to access physiotherapy services. To attend OHIP funded PT clinics, you will require a prescription from a medical doctor. For more information please visit:


Physiotherapists study the science of movement. Their training prepares them to give you the appropriate support to facilitate healing and regain function. For more information please visit:


Physiotherapists play an important role as part of a multidisciplinary team that provides assessment, consultation and treatment for a wide variety of patient populations. For more information please visit:


Across Ontario you do not need health insurance to see a Physiotherapist and receive treatment. For more information please visit:


Gastown Physio and Pilates

#306-560 Beatty Street Vancouver, BC.

V6B 2L3

Wed & Fri 12:00 – 19:30


Change Pain Clinic
5655 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC
V5Z 3A4

Mon, Tue & Thurs 07:45 – 12:30