Important Update Related to Ontario Shutdown

Life Therapies is sorry to inform you that the Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners has received direct orders from the Chief Medical Officer of Health office (CMOH) to suspend all in person osteopathic treatments as a direct result of the Ontario lockdown. All osteopathic appointments with Elliot Vlad, D.O.M.P. and Kimberly Roberston, D.O.M.P. are [...]

By |December 28th, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Important Update Related to Ontario Shutdown

2020 Holiday Season Closure Dates

On Monday, December 21, the Ontario Government announced additional restrictions to stop the spread of COVID-19. These additional measures include a province-wide shutdown beginning Saturday, December 26, 2020. Regulated health professionals and health care clinics may continue to operate, consistent with current guidelines. In light of this update, some of the Life Therapies practitioners have [...]

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Chronic Pain Management

Chronic pain can take the fun out of simple pleasures and can keep you from being happy, healthy and active. At the Life Therapies multidisciplinary clinic in Ottawa, we offer a combination of natural and traditional therapeutic services that treat the body as a whole. Because we understand how the body's systems are interconnected, our [...]

By |November 10th, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Chronic Pain Management

Cranial Osteopathy in Ottawa

Cranial Osteopathy is a form of osteopathy that uses a very light touch to feel for subtle changes in tension and the tissues in the body. It is used in many osteopathic treatments from babies to the elderly, and everyone in between. When you’re receiving Cranial Osteopathy it just feels like someone has gently placed [...]

By |November 8th, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Cranial Osteopathy in Ottawa

Foot Pain Keeping You From Running?

Runners are likely to experience foot pain or arch pain at some point in time. Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of pain in the sole of the foot and the heel. It relates to the inflammation of tissue, called the plantar fascia, that runs from your heel to your toes. Don't Life In [...]

By |October 5th, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Foot Pain Keeping You From Running?

BioFlex Laser Aids in Recovery from TBI and Concussion

Approximately 1.5 million Canadians live with the effects of an acquired brain injury and it is the leading cause of death and disability under the age of 40. With the help of BioFlex Laser Therapy Systems, certified BioFlex practitioners have been able to restore hundreds of lives after suffering from Traumatic Brain Injuries and Concussions. [...]

By |October 2nd, 2020|Services|Comments Off on BioFlex Laser Aids in Recovery from TBI and Concussion

Benefits of Acupuncture

The human body is incredible. It has ability to self-repair. What's even more fascinating is that acupuncture has the ability to help stimulate the body's own healing chemical, further aiding in recovery and improving rehabilitation. Many people are surprised to learn that acupuncture is very effective in treating: - Digestive disorders - Neurological disorders - Muscular [...]

By |October 1st, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Benefits of Acupuncture

Suffering from a Pain In The Neck?

Struggling with an incessant pain in the neck? The trapezius is one of the upper back muscles. It is a large triangular muscle that runs from the occipital bone in the skull to the thoracic spine in the back. It extends to the width of the shoulders. This muscle does a lot of work, especially [...]

By |September 25th, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Suffering from a Pain In The Neck?

Laser Therapy Treats More Than 80 Conditions

Did you know that laser therapy has been shown to benefit over 80 different conditions? 🤯 The most commonly treated conditions include: ✅ Migraines ✅ Arthritis ✅ Tendon injuries ✅ Hip pain ✅ Healing Wounds ✅ Diabetic neuropathy ✅ Carpal tunnel ✅ Wrist and Ankle Sprains ✅ Plantar fasciitis Curious if laser therapy is right [...]

By |September 20th, 2020|Services|Comments Off on Laser Therapy Treats More Than 80 Conditions