Examine, diagnose and provide care to patients with a variety of health concerns related to the spine, joints, muscles and the nervous system, such as low back, shoulder, knee pain, sports injuries, and overall wellness care. Chiropractic helps restore mobility, reduces pain and improves function. Learn More!
Treats a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions by using very fine needles inserted into specific points on the body. The benefits are decreased pain, decreased muscle tension, and improved function; as well, it is great to treat common sports injuries and to optimize athletic performance. Learn More!
A rehabilitation program consists of activity specific strengthening and stretching to help regain pre-injury levels and to ensure full recovery, as well as prevent re-injuries in all aspects of physical fitness and everyday life activities.
Non-invasive, low-intensity laser therapy stimulates healing by decreasing inflammation, muscle spasms, stiffness, swelling, acute and chronic pain.
Myofascial Release Therapy (MRT)
MRT focuses on releasing muscular shortness and tightness. The goal is to stretch and loosen the fascia so that it and other adjoining structures can move more freely, and the patient's motion is restored.
Electrotherapy (TENS or IFC) is a method of providing pain relief. Electrical current travels into the skin (via the electrodes) and stimulates specific nerve pathways to produce a tingling or massaging sensation that reduces the perception of pain.
IASTM - Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
IASTM is a popular treatment for myofascial (muscle and fascia) restrictions. IASTM is a specially designed stainless steel tool that helps breakdown scar tissue and myofascial adhesions, improves blood flow, and reduces muscles tension. Similar techniques are Graston.
Cupping Massage Therapy
Special cups are applyed to the skin for a few minutes to create a suction. People get cupping for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage. Cups can be static for deep tissue work or moved around creating a massage-like effect.
Orthotics helps to ease pain and stress on the feet, and can improve the functioning of the muscles (i.e.: Realignment, Balance, Strength, and Stability).
It can also help those who suffer from: (1)back pain (2)pain in their hips or knees (3)people dealing with arthritis-related pain (4)Foot pain from other health issues, such as diabetes. Learn More!
Compression Hosiery and Socks
Custom fitted hosiery and socks help ease achy and swollen feet; in addition, aid in circulation issues. Compression Hosiery and Socks are a great addition to your custom orthotics or they can be a solo addition to your wardrobe to help improve lower extremity health. You can purchase the hosiery for your everyday work related activities or you can purchase the sock for your active lifestyle. Learn More!
Concussion Management: Patient specific treatments and education to help concussion patients and athletes return to learn, work and/or play. Learn More!
Athletic Taping: Applying medical tape directly to the skin in order to maintain a stable position of bones and muscles during athletic activity. Learn More!
If you are unable to come to the clinic, Dr. Michelle Da Silva can come to you! Home Visits are allocated to Monday and Friday. For more information contact the clinic. Learn More!