Serving Calgary Residents Since 2013
Alberta PT has provided Acupuncture, Physiotherapy & Chiropractic services throughout Northwest Calgary & Southeast Calgary since 2013. With over 200+ Google Reviews and 5 star ratings, we have the experience to help get you feeling better. Our high ratings are a result of our complete dedication and consistent hard work in achieving the best patient outcomes.Insurance Covered
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What Is Acupuncture (Traditional Chinese Medicine Vs. Western)?
In Western Acupuncture, needles are inserted into anatomical structures. Variations include electroacupuncture, IMS (intramuscular stimulation) and dry needling. These treatment options mainly concentrate on increasing the blood flow to the problematic area. Common providers of Western Acupuncture include:
- Registered Acupuncturists
- Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners
- Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners
Experience a Safe And Effective Alternative
One of the top reasons why patients are choosing our acupuncture over other therapies is because it provides pain relief while being minimally invasive and without the risk of unpleasant side effects. Surgery can be dangerous, expensive, and leave you out of commission while you recover. Prescription pain medications can be dangerous and addictive while not addressing the root cause of your pain.
With Acupuncture Care, We Address The Cause Of Your Pain, Instead Of Just Masking It.
Acupuncture uses therapeutic techniques that have withstood the test of time to stimulate your entire body’s natural ability to heal itself. In addition to pain relief and healing, acupuncture therapy is known to provide relief to a wide variety of common health issues including but not limited to:
What Common Conditions Can Our Calgary Acupuncture Treat?
- Relaxes muscles
- Improves the function of your immune system
- Improves the function of your endocrine system (helps balance hormones)
- Increased mental clarity and overall mental wellbeing
- Better sleep quality
- Relief from chronic nausea
- Breaks down scar tissue
- Speed up recovery time after surgery
- Increase the effectiveness of other physiotherapy treatments
- Neck pain
- Back pain
- Joint pains from arthritis conditions
- Motor vehicle accident
- Hip pain
- Muscle injury
- Hormone imbalance
- Mild auto-immune diseases
- Acute conditions
- Poor blood circulation
- Pain stress
At Alberta PT we recognize that every person is unique and requires individualized treatment. At your first visit, we’ll start by getting to know you and your medical history and doing a thorough assessment of your condition. We’ll discuss your condition and what you hope to achieve through treatment. We’ll go over the process and make sure you feel comfortable before beginning your acupuncture session.
In addition to being skilled treatment providers, we also pride ourselves on being knowledgeable educators and we love sharing what we know. We want to help you better understand your condition and what you can do to achieve optimal health and wellness. Expertise with Acupuncture can provide advice and recommendations to help you with your diet and daily activities to help you meet your goals.
We’re here for you!
Medical Acupuncture Clinic In Calgary
Are you looking for a clinic well-known for their Acupuncture therapy to help you with a recent or long term injury? Don’t worry we are happy to help! At Alberta PT, we offer Physiotherapy, MVA Therapy, and Chiropractic Services along with Massage Therapy. When dealing with Albert PT you can rest assured premium, one to one patient centred care from your initial visit to the last.
Acupuncture Services Calgary
You are constantly on the go if you're like a lot of men and women. That consistent motion puts damage on your body! Ultimately injury or pain can take place. Whether you are feeling pain in your spine, or you hurt your neck, shoulder, knee, or any location of the body, Alberta PT can assist you return on track - quickly.
Whether you are searching for just an assessment of the issue, complete therapy, or protection from re injury, Alberta PT is the name you can rely on with your goals.
Expert Acupuncturist in Calgary
We are not only proficient at discovering the factors for the discomfort you are experiencing; our staff of Physiotherapy and MVA therapy are accomplished specialists who will additionally develop an effective rehabilitation path together with establishing a personalized prevention strategy that you can use at home or work. Share your concerns with us and we'll help you discover solutions.
Getting treatment should not seem like a hassle. You only really need to make one call to get your therapy started. Say goodbye to corresponding back and forth between separate facilities with many different specializations. We have the treatments required to get you moving once again pain free. It's simple: no more juggling your schedule and no more headaches.
We know you want an exceptional Acupuncture service that is accessible, reliable, skilled, and pleasant. At Alberta PT, We aim to meet your every requirement.
A list of some of our popular services:
The problem with many acute pains that entail rehab and pain management is that there's no easy response to alleviating them. That's why Alberta PT utilizes an uncommon process to our Physiotherapy treatments.
Where some clinics might just offer Physiotherapy, our physiotherapists concentrate on techniques that provide clients:
Long and short term pain alleviation One to one treatment with a weighted focus on gaining pain free movement Progression towards your long-term health and wellness goals.
You've most likely heard of acupuncture before, you might not completely recognize the ins and outs of the modern-day version of this traditional practice. Yes, modern medical acupuncture still makes use of precise needles to promote nerves, and yes, this practice is completely supported by science.
Throughout a contemporary medical acupuncture appointment, the fine acupuncture needles are placed into really exact locations known as the body's neuro functional sites. These sites are then either activated manually or with electricity in order to interfere with irregular activity taking place within the body. Abnormal activity can take place in a variety of locations and presents a wide range of potential dangers.
Although it's true that even a massage from inadequately trained hands might feel good, it won't provide any real health benefits. When you're seeking out a professional massage, you most likely would like one that isn't just a form of relaxation, but that additionally moves you toward your health objectives.
That's why Alberta PT is the best possible place to get a massage. While our massage therapy services can definitely be received by themselves, they can likewise be integrated with one of our several other services.
When it involves the massage itself, the Alberta PT team strives to cultivate a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. Our massage therapists will talk with you to recognize the underlying concerns triggering your discomfort, and to understand the type of massage you're searching for prior to beginning.
If you've never before seen a chiropractic doctor in the past, you're definitely in for a treat the very first time you walk into Alberta PT
The long-established practice of chiropractic utilizes nothing but good old fashioned know-how of the human body's skeletal and muscular systems, as well as a tiny bit of strength, to make you feel like a brand new person by the end of a visit.
Even though chiropractic is a great practice to embrace generally, it's particularly helpful when you go to Alberta PT. This is because our chiropractors and other staff members aren't just highly experienced and experienced chiropractors, but combined they have years of practical experience that gets results.
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Physiotherapists at Alberta PT Calgary are highly qualified in providing complete diagnostics and tailoring successful treatment plans for Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA) patients. Our dedicated physiotherapists are consistently trained to treat MVA associated hard and soft tissue injuries within compensatory or insurance-based policies. We effectively communicate and work in conjunction with family, medical practitioners and insurers during the injury management therapy. We advise early treatment intervention for a speedy recovery and a reduced risk of recurrence of pain.
At Alberta PT mission is to maximize mobility during rehabilitation and help you get back to your active life safely. If you or your loved one has recently been in a motor vehicle accident, book an appointment today.
Alberta PT takes great pride in being a Hub of Excellence for Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy, facilitated by a team of highly qualified Physiotherapists and health instructors who provide breakthrough pelvic health treatments.
We are focused on a multidisciplinary approach, evidence-led physio and innovative procedures to empower your level of pelvic floor strength and functional awareness of the body. At Alberta PT, your choices over internal assessment are well respected and strict confidentiality is maintained.
Our specialized Physiotherapists are always here to manage your pelvic challenges and help you achieve your desired goals.
If you are experiencing the symptoms of pelvic health conditions, don’t hesitate to contact us today.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a holistic approach to optimal health. It interlinks the body, mind and emotions in a balancing way to help prevent the underlying causes that may have led to certain symptoms and conditions.
At Alberta PT, we take pride in providing contemporary treatment plans based on 5000 years old philosophies and evolutionary techniques.
Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine are the two results-based tools practiced at Alberta PT, to improve physiological and biochemical aspects of the body.Our Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioners with extensive knowledge and years of experience are here to help you obtain optimal health and wellbeing.
If you are interested in benefiting from TCM, contact us today for more information.
Orthotics and bracing
Are you seeking medical help for foot pain relief, preventive care or to enhance sports performance? Custom orthotics and bracing can help.
Alberta PT uses advanced technology and precise biochemical testing to analyze the primary cause of the deliberating symptoms of various foot-related ailments and provide personalized treatment plans for every client. Our care involves effective assessments, diagnosis, and therapy plans of musculoskeletal disorders and lower limb pain.
At Alberta PT, custom-made orthotics and bracing are lightweight, comfortable and shock-absorbent. While customizing clients’ orthotics, we make sure that the orthotics provide proper alignment and positioning of feet and distribute the impact leaving your feet active, stable and healthy.
If you want to achieve increased mobility in your joints and pain relief in your feet, book an appointment today for personalized service.
Alberta PT is a One-Stop-Shop for rehabilitation. We are an exception among other Physiotherapy clinics when it comes to working with interdisciplinary consults (IDC) during rehabilitation programs.
Interdisciplinary Consults involve the collaborative efforts of rehabilitation specialties and medical interventions to treat complex health issues and improve client outcomes.
We believe teamwork is a crucial part of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. The team-working approach proves that joint efforts, trust, holistic care and consistent communication significantly maximize health improvements and reduce overall costs of treatment.
Our team is passionate about harnessing different healthcare professionals' knowledge, expertise, and skills to work towards our client’s common healthcare goals.
Want to learn more about interdisciplinary consults? Contact us today for more information.
Frequently Asked Questions About Acupuncture
1. How much does acupuncture treatment cost?
Acupuncture Fees at AlbertaPT clinic vary depending on the service provided and the funding source fee guideline. On average, acupuncture fees by our Calgary Acupuncturist range from $70 to $130 per treatment. Physiotherapists doing acupuncture may add the service as part of a physiotherapy visit. Rates range from $70 to $100 per treatment.
2. Is acupuncture painful?No. Acupuncture is not a painful treatment. Due to the needles being incredibly thin, most people don’t even feel them being placed. The most you might feel is a slight pinching sensation. Treatment may cause subtle sensations such as mild tingling as well as slight soreness or numbness of the area being treated, but these sensations are not long-lasting.
3. Should I do Western or Traditional Acupuncture?
If your injury is physical in nature, most patients will do best with a physiotherapist. If your injury is not physical in nature (i.e. Smoke cessation, Weight loss, etc), you should consult an acupuncturist or Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner.
Don’t wait for your condition to worsen. Whether your profession has you in pain from repetitive movements and being on your feet all day or you’ve got something more complicated going on, we want you to have the same life-changing experience so many of our patients already have. Start your journey to pain relief and optimal health today.
How to Make an Appointment
1. Email: ask@albertaPT.com
2. Web: click "Schedule an Appointment"