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Injured while sitting? Neck and shoulder pain

Written by Daniel Kim, Registered Physiotherapist at North Burnaby Physiotherapy When we talk about workplace injuries, we often envision traumatic events or repetitive movement injuries; but what about the injuries that occur in the office settings? The human body was never designed to sit for prolonged periods...

Winter bike commuting safety and injury prevention

Written by avid cyclist Lindsay O’Connor MPT, BscHKin, CAFCI Registered Physiotherapist at North Burnaby Physiotherapy   Although the winter months are here, we are lucky to live in a city where the weather allows us to cycle nearly year-round!  According to the city of Vancouver, approximately 10% of Vancouverites cycle to...

Vestibular Physiotherapy treatment for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

Written By Sunny Ma, MPT, BHsc, CAFCI, UBC Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) Registered Physiotherapist North Buranby Physiotherapy The vestibular system is one of three sensory systems in our body that help us keep our balance and stay upright (with the other two balance sensory systems being the visual system...

Welcoming Agnes Ku physiotherapist joining our Burnaby Physio team

Agnes Ku has joined our Burnaby Physiotherapy Clinic. She is available Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30-7:30. Agnes earned her Physiotherapy degree, BScPT(Hons), graduating with high honours, was recipient of the Outstanding Academic Achievement, Post-entrance Scholarship and also on the Dean’s list at Hong Kong Polytechnic University....

New online booking Software Jane

We have just updated and implemented a new online booking system. This Jane app allows you to book/change your physiotherapy appointments. It also allows you to put yourself on a waitlist for a specific date and time, if you do not see the appointment you...

Online booking back up and running

The online booking system is up and running again. Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused you. If you are still having any difficulties with the system please call the office at 604 298-9048 during office hours and someone will assist you with your...

Welcoming Yvonne Lynch Registered Physiotherapist

Yvonne Lynch is locuming for Florence Yip while she is on Maternity leave.  Yvonne will be here covering for Florence until she returns in July 2014. Yvonne will be available for appointments Mondays/Tuesday and Thursday in the afternoon form 1-7. Yvonne graduated from the University of...

Small Business BC awards-vote for us

We have been nominated again for the small business BC successful awards in the category of best employer. Please vote for us by selecting the vote for best employer icon. It’s located to the left of our North Burnaby Physiotherapy logo on their website  http://sbbcawards.ca/nominee/north-burnaby-physiotherapy-and-wellness/ You have to enter your email address...

New Fall hours

We are happy to announce we will be expanding our clinic hours. The new hours will include appointments on Monday morning from 8:00 am at our Burnaby clinic starting November 19th, 2013. New Monday hours are possible with the addition of our new physiotherapist Nellie Yee. We are also...