Running injuries can be a frustrating setback for both novice and seasoned runners. Most running injuries stem from the cumulative micro-trauma of repetitive overuse, rather than a sudden incident. At St. Vital Physiotherapy, we aim to get to the root cause of the injury, rather than just treating the symptoms. Our Physiotherapists understand the unique challenges faced by runners and offer specialized evaluation and treatment for running injuries.
When you come to St. Vital Physiotherapy with a running injury, we begin with a comprehensive evaluation. This evaluation consists of:
Following the discussion, we conduct a thorough physical examination and biomechanical assessment, which includes assessments of:
Some common running injuries that may require physiotherapy attention include:
HOW A PHYSIOTHERAPIST CAN SUPPORT YOUR RECOVERY
Our experienced physiotherapists can assist runners in both recovering from injuries and reducing the risk of recurrence. Key areas where we can offer guidance and assistance include:
Conservative care is crucial for running injuries, as pushing through pain can lead to lasting damage that hampers your training and performance.
Don’t let a running injury keep you from your passion. Contact us today at 204-255-0597 to learn how St. Vital Physiotherapy can help you get back on track. Your next great run is just around the corner!
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They are committed to providing professional evidence-based hands-on treatment, and education and exercises to help reduce your pain and restore your function and mobility. They pursue ongoing post-graduate courses to employ the most current techniques in their practice.
Angela Hazlewood BMR(PT) CAFCI ›
Lisa Poetker BMR(PT), CAFCI, Owner ›
Trista Neustaeter BMR(PT), BSc, CAFCI ›
Evelyn Lightly MCISc, BMR(PT), FCAMPT, CAFCI ›
Justina Nweke MPT, BMR(PT) ›
St. Vital Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre, Inc
L01 - 1555 St. Mary's Road
Winnipeg, MB R2M 5L9
To accommodate the busy lifestyles of our clients, we offer a range of extended appointment hours including early mornings and evenings.