Healing Rivers Physiotherapy is dedicated to the well-being of patients, with a special focus on lymphedema management, cancer rehabilitation and pain management. Sonja Redden, with over 25 years of experience, deeply cares about her patients and is passionate about her work.
Are you experiencing persistent swelling in any part of your body for any reason? Are you undergoing lymph node removal or radiation therapy for cancer treatment? Lymphedema is a chronic condition that is usually progressive in nature. It can be very well managed, especially when diagnosed early.
Cancer treatments can have short and longer term side effects, resulting in weakness, difficulties performing daily tasks, and pain. Physiotherapy can help you improve your strength, endurance, and range of motion, allowing you to get moving again.
Chronic pain can result from disease, an injury, or a combination of things. If you have suffered from pain for a considerable amount of time, it is important to find out what contributes to your pain and then find strategies to reduce and manage your pain.
PBM, previously known as cold laser or low level laser therapy, safely and effectively re-activates the body’s self-healing mechanisms, reducing inflammation and pain, and increasing joint mobility. PBM is helpful for many injuries and conditions, such as low back pain, neck pain, wounds, Tennis/Golfer’s Elbow, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and more…