Evidence Sport and Spine is a multidisciplinary clinic providing expertise and effective management of musculoskeletal pain. Our clinical staff consists of highly trained physiotherapists, pain physicians, and medical specialists passionate about providing the highest standard in evidence-based care.
We offer individualized management approaches and function as a leader in the education of health care professionals and other members of the community. We foster collaboration with members of our patient’s health care team in order to maximize the outcomes and facilitate positive experiences for our patients.
At Evidence Sport and Spine, we provide specialty care through a multitude of clinical services including:
- Comprehensive evaluation and treatment planning;
- Triage for prolotherapy/platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections, tailored physiotherapy, trigger point injections, and fluoroscopic-guided interventional pain procedures (facet joint injections, nerve blocks, etc);
- Multidisciplinary assessments for the management of complex musculoskeletal pain conditions. The assessments may involve the expertise of pain physicians, physiotherapists, and psychologists;
- Patient and health care professional education via in-services, seminars and translation of our leading clinical research.
Provides evidence-based evaluation and management of musculoskeletal pain conditions with the goal of maximizing our patient’s function and abilities.
An injection therapy performed by our pain physicians with the aim of managing pain by building new tissue to heal and stabilize joints. By injecting mild solutions into appropriate tissues, the body’s ability to generate healthier tissue and stimulate the healing process.
In recent years, the use of platelet rich plasma injections has gained significant media attention.
The technology has been used by high performance athletes who require rapid recovery from sports related injuries.
We have the incredible privilege of having one of the six Canadian authors of the International consensus working in our clinic. Our physiotherapists have worked with some of the world's foremost researchers, clinicians and authors on concussion treatment and research. We follow the protocols of Parachute Canada to assess and treat the vestibular, oculomotor and musculoskeletal aspects of concussion.
Pelvic health physiotherapy is a specialized physiotherapy treatment for urinary or anal/fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, lumbopelvic pain, painful intercourse (dyspareunia) and perinatal conditions. Treatment is customized to each patient and often integrates pelvic floor muscle re-training, helpful advice on bowel and bladder habits, nutrition and hands-on techniques from the therapist.
Massage therapy treatment has a therapeutic effect on the body and optimizes health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems. Physical function can be developed, maintained and improved; and physical dysfunction and pain and the effects of stress can be relieved or prevented through the use of Massage Therapy.
Fluoroscopic-guided interventional pain procedures:
Trained radiologists and physiatrists perform X-ray-guided injections of pain relieving medication into target specific joints (spine, hips, shoulders, etc) for the purpose of diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal pain. Our health care professionals provide a comprehensive assessment to determine which patients should be referred for these procedures.
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Please contact us for a consultation regarding all clinical and expert witness services.
Please submit requests in writing so that an Evidence Sport and Spine staff member can contact you to confirm the appropriate testing required and an estimation of the cost incurred. Patients will then be contacted and appointments booked for an appropriate period of time.