Physiotherapy

Pan Am Rehabilitation Services in Winnipeg provides a patient-centered, collaborative approach to treatment as part of the multidisciplinary team at the Pan Am Clinic.  The physiotherapists provide treatment and rehabilitation for individuals with musculoskeletal injuries and conditions.

Pan Am Rehabilitation Services is committed to leading-edge, evidence-based musculoskeletal rehabilitation and treatment, research, education and community involvement.

 

Contact Information

Phone Number: 204.927.2660
Fax Number: 204.927.2646
Hours: Monday to Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm, and Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

THE PHYSIOTHERAPY DEPARTMENT WILL BE CLOSED ON CHRISTMAS DAY, BOXING DAY AND NEW YEAR'S DAY.

The Physiotherapy Department is located on the Second Floor of the Pan Am Clinic.

Meet our Physiotherapists.

Frequently Asked Questions

What services are available through the Physiotherapy Department?

Pan Am Rehabilitation Services is committed to leading-edge, evidence-based musculoskeletal rehabilitation and treatment, including the following:

• Joint & Spine

• Joint replacement rehabilitation
• Joint and spinal manipulation
• Joint and spinal mobilization
• Work related injuries
• Motor vehicle injury
• Custom orthotics
• Rheumatoid disorders
• Pain management
• Other spinal disorders

• Orthopedics

• Acupuncture & dry needling
• Arthritis
• Back and neck education
• Gait assessment: running & walking
3D Gait asseessment
• Hand therapy
• Post-surgical rehabilitation
• Repetitive strain injuries
• Sports injuries
• Temporomandibular joint (jaw)

• Paediatrics (Children)

• Child development
• Joint motion and muscle strength

• Preventative

• Aerobic conditioning
• Exercise and strength training
• Postural assessment
• Ergonomic assessment

Dietitian Services

• Senior's Health

• Falls prevention
• Osteoporosis
• Mobility aid assessment

• Additional Areas of Practice

• Custom hand splinting
• Graded motor imagery/sesnory re-education
• Vestibular rehabilitation
• Cancer rehabilitation

We are pleased to offer several unique programs:

• Cancer Care Program
• Hand Therapy Program
• Osteoarthritis Program
Pre- & Post-Operative Program
3D Running & Gait Assessment

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How do I book an appointment?

You may book your own appointment by calling us at 204.927.2660
or
You may be referred by your family doctor and an appointment will be booked for you.  Your family doctor should mail or fax a referral letter to our office, and we will contact you directly to book an appointment.

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Do I need a referral?

No, you may book your own appointment by calling us at 204.927.2660
or
You may be referred by your family doctor and an appointment will be booked for you.  Your family doctor should mail or fax a referral letter to our office, and we will contact you directly to book an appointment.

Some extended health/private insurance plans require a physician’s referral to reimburse you for physiotherapy treatment. You should check with your plan administrator to clarify if this is required.

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Is there a fee for my appointment or is it covered by my Manitoba Health card or an insurance plan?

The Initial Assessment Fee is $83.00
The Follow-up Treatment Fee is $69.00
Appointments with the Physiotherapist are NOT covered by Manitoba Health.
You may be covered for Physiotherapy Services under an insurance plan.  We offer direct billing to WCB, MPI, Blue Cross, and numerous private Group Insurance plans.  Please ask our office staff for information on whether your insurance plan allows direct billing.  Some plans do not allow direct billing by service providers; they require that you pay for your treatment and submit your receipts for reimbursement.

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Do you accept Worker’s Compensation or Manitoba Public Insurance bodily injury claims?

We do treat all work and motor vehicle related injuries and will bill directly to WCB or MPI for your sessions as long as you have an approved claim. Please bring your claim number, adjustor’s name and contact info to your first appointment so that the appropriate paperwork can be processed. If your claim is denied, you will be responsible for the treatment charges.

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How long will my physiotherapy session be?

Your initial physiotherapy assessment and treatment will be anywhere from 30 to 60+ minutes. The time you spend in the clinic will vary depending on your condition, stage of healing, and rehabilitation needs.  If you have time constraints surrounding your appointment, please notify your therapist at the beginning of your session so we can plan your care accordingly.

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What should I wear to my appointment?

Patients should bring a pair of shorts to change into for assessments/treatments for problems from the waist down. Also, please bring sport/exercise, work and casual footwear for your therapist to assess.

Female patients should bring a tank top to change into for assessments/treatments for problems from the waist up.

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What should I bring to my appointment?

Please bring a copy of your doctor's referral (if applicable), any brace/splint or assistive device that you use, and relevant footwear or orthotics.  If you have had surgery outside of the Pan Am Clinic, please bring a copy of your post-operative protocol and any other documentation given to you by your surgeon.

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