Chiropractors assess disorders related to the spine and extremities, and provide diagnosis, treatment and prevention of those disorders. Winnipeg chiropractor, Dr. Enns, utilizes ergonomic consultations, computerized postural analysis, orthotic evaluations, and x-ray to develop a complete assessment of each individual client. He uses a variety of chiropractic techniques suited to individual treatment goals and comfort levels. Customized programs involving chiropractic adjustments, postural training and therapeutic exercise have been developed for clients ranging from injured workers to high performance athletes. Chiropractic care is covered by Manitoba Health, MPIC, WCB, and most private health benefit plans in Manitoba.
Massage therapy is a process of manual manipulation of the body’s muscular and soft tissue structure through a variety of massage techniques. Depending on the client’s condition, different techniques may be used. Massage techniques used in our office include: therapeutic massage, sports massage, trigger point release, myofascial, relaxation massage, pregnancy massage, and certified stone therapy. While each technique has its own benefits, all applications promote an increased range of motion and flexibility, stress reduction, improved circulation, and an overall feeling of well-being.
Athletic Therapy is a profession that specializes in the assessment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injures (muscles, bones and joints). Athletic Therapists are capable of setting up active rehabilitation programs for injuries sustained at work or on the playing field. Their goal is to help an individual return to a pain-free, healthy lifestyle no matter what their age of fitness level. Athletic Therapy is covered by MPIC, WCB and most private health benefit plans in Manitoba.
Custom orthotic assessments are complimentary with every initial chiropractic examination. A complete biomechanical assessment and foot impression will be preformed. Each client will receive a written report detailing the findings. A full line of comfortable orthotic inserts can be prescribed to fit in a variety of shoes from athletic to narrow dress shoes.
Using non surgical, non invasive state-of-the-art technology, spinal decompression therapy focuses on the treatment of moderate to severe low back pain caused by herniated or bulging discs, degenerative disc disease, spinal arthritis, or facet syndrome. These conditions may also include such symptoms as: numbness, tingling, incoordination, or weakness in the hips, legs, or feet.
Laser therapy is the use of specific wavelengths of light (red and near infrared) to create therapeutic effects. Class IV Laser Therapy is an innovative, scientifically based, therapeutic technology that offers advanced pain relief and expedited healing times through a process known as photobiostimulation. It is a non-invasive, painless, comfortable and safe treatment.