Physiotherapy is a health care profession that is dedicated to helping people move better and be stronger. Physiotherapists assess and treat individuals with injuries or diseases of the body involving the muscle, bone, joint, nerve, circulation, heart and/or lung systems.

Physiotherapists in Canada are highly trained having completed of a Master’s degree or Bachelor’s degree at an accredited University. In order to become a Registered Physiotherapist, one must pass the National Competency Exams and complete a Residency.

Physiotherapists are dedicated to evidence based practice and continuing education. The College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia requires that Physiotherapists complete yearly reviews and a Competency Exam every three years.

Physiotherapy Links

To find out more about these Physiotherapy related organizations, click on a link below:

Canadian Physiotherapy Association

Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia

College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia

Acupuncture Canada

Intramuscular Stimulation

Exercise is Medicine – Canada