Intramuscular stimulation - also called IMS - is a form of "dry needling" where a trained physiotherapist places small and sterile acupuncture needles into the muscles of a patients to help release tension by stimulating trigger points in injured or tense muscles. Here, our Stittsville physiotherapists explain when IMS may be the right treatment for you.
Our team of physiotherapists and massage therapists provides a wide range of rehabilitative and preventive services to the Stittsville community.
Physiotherapy in Stittsville
Helping You Lead a More Active, Healthy Life. We work with patients of all ages and across a wide range of injuries and conditions to improve motion and movement.
Prevention & Treatment
Our team has experience in managing acute and chronic sports injuries in athletes of all levels from the weekend warrior to Olympic and World Class athletes.
We specialize in treating and healing musculoskeletal injuries and maximizing health and wellness, while preventing further injury and disease.
At Motion Works Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre, our registered physiotherapists and massage therapists provide active, preventative, and rehabilitative services to Stittsville & Ottawa residents, visitors, and visiting athletes.
Whether you are suffering from an acute injury, a chronic degenerative condition, recovering from surgery, or would like to prevent injuries by maintaining an active, healthy lifestyle, physiotherapy can help.
Motion Works is committed to evidence-based, client-centered care, as we integrate the latest research findings and clinical skills into our treatment plans.
We focus on treating/healing musculoskeletal injuries and maximizing health and wellness while preventing further injury and disease. Treatment at Motion Works is provided in a welcoming modern environment where rehabilitation is regarded as a Wellness Experience, not just pain resolution.
At Motion Works, we can help restore your mobility, strength, and function. Our treatment approach is ACTIVE because we know that MOTION WORKS!
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Motion Works Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre is conveniently located in Stittsville, serving the greater Ottawa area.
Hours of Operation
- Monday: 07:30 am - 08:30 pm
- Tuesday: 07:00 am - 08:30 pm
- Wednesday: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm
- Thursday: 07:00 am - 08:30 pm
- Friday: 07:00 am - 03:00 pm
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
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Joint pain can be quite common in Canadians - especially when associated with age. Joint pain may also fall under the umbrella of "arthritis," however things aren't often that simple. Here, our Stittsville physical therapists explain the kinds of joint pain treatments that we can offer to clients at our clinic.
You may have heard that there are two different kinds of injuries that a person can sustain - acute and chronic ones. Each of these injuries works very differently and take different amounts of time and treatment to heal. Here, our Stittsville physical therapists explain those differences and your recovery expectations.