Physio Treatment in Vermilion


What to expect when you visit Masterpiece Therapies Inc. 


  • Quality care and value added service delivery

  • Professional and respectful interaction

  • Support of your dignity and autonomy when making your own health choices

  • Assurance that your personal information is kept confidential at all times

  • Use of consent forms

  • A thorough subjective & hands-on objective initial assessment

  • Education & discussion of your assessment findings and proposed treatment plan

  • Honest and constructive feedback regarding your therapy options

  • Individualized, task-based & goal-oriented follow-up appointments

  • Use of outcome measures (tests) at treatment intervals to monitor changes in condition

  • Occasional use of modality treatments - small machines that deliver electrical current such as ultrasound (US) & interferential current (IFC) - to address pain and inflammation if deemed necessary to your rehabilitative plan and with your consent

  • Occasional use of photographs to monitor changes in condition (i.e. spinal alignment, joint swelling etc.) as needed and with your consent. Communication with other health care professionals if appropriate and with your consent Masterpiece Therapies Inc. In Vermilion

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What to bring when you visit Masterpiece Therapies Inc. 


  • ​​​​​​​Alberta Health Card & Personal Identification

  • Direct Billing Insurance Information

  • Proper attire – shorts, tank tops, runners etc.

  • Paper copies of any diagnostic tests (i.e. MRI, CT, x-ray results) that would aid in the understanding of your illness/condition in order to better formulate a suitable treatment plan that meets your individual needs


What to expect at your initial assessment


  • Subjective information (what you provide to the physiotherapist) will be reviewed and further questions may be asked for clarification

  • The physiotherapist will then guide you through an objective assessment, which involves checking the movement and strength of the bones, joints, muscles and ligaments of the body part that is injured

  • The physiotherapist will then discuss the findings of the assessment with you and provide education about your injury

  • The goal of the first visit is to perform a complete assessment to determine the cause of your injury and how the physiotherapist can best help you. Exercises may be provided on the first visit as time allows


What to expect at your follow-up treatments

  • Brief review of your current condition and review of exercises

  • Manual therapy (hands-on treatment) related to your injury or condition

  • Further education

  • New exercises and recommendations about how best to treat your injury

  • Plan for your next visit

Do you need a doctor's referral?

  • While doctor’s referrals are not required to receive physiotherapy services from Masterpiece Therapies Inc., a doctor’s referral may be needed in order for you to receive coverage through your plan. Always consult your plan provider for details of your coverage options

What is the cost of physiotherapy services and what is provided at each session?


  • Initial Assessment fee (60 minutes): $85

    • Subjective and objective assessment of one injury/area of concern, discussion of findings, education, exercises and treatment as time allows, plan for next visit.

  • Treatment fee (30 minutes): $65

    • ​​Review of current condition, treatment (hands-on therapy, use of equipment/tape as required, exercise prescription), education, plan for next visit.
  • ​Treatment fee (60 minutes): $105

    • ​​An option for clients who would benefit from longer duration treatment on one (or two) areas of concern. Note: An initial assessment of different injuries/body parts must be performed prior to providing combination treatment.


Does the physio clinic have direct billing?


  • We offer direct billing for the following insurers:

    • ​Alberta Blue Cross
    • Alberta School Employee Benefit Plan (ASEBP)
    • Alberta Retired Teachers' Association (ARTA)
    • CINUP
    • Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance
    • Cowan
    • Desjardins Insurance 
    • First Canadian
    • Great-West Life 
    • Industrial Alliance
    • Johnson Inc.
    • Johnson Group Inc.
    • Manulife Financial
    • Maximum Benefit
    • Medavie Blue Cross (Veteran's Affairs, Armed Forces, RCMP)
    • Sun Life Financial
  • Patients who do not have coverage through the plans listed above are responsible to independently complete submission to their plan of choice for reimbursement (if applicable)


What payment options does the physio clinic have?


  • We accept MasterCard, Visa, Cash or Cheque​​


Does the physio clinic treat patients injured in motor vehicle accidents (MVA claims) or at work (WCB AB claims)?


  • We do not treat MVA or WCB patients at this time.


Reminders:

  • Free public parking is available

  • Entry into the clinic is accessible through the RE/MAX door

  • An elevator is conveniently located at the entrance for transport to the second level (#202)

  • The clinic is located on the same level as the Kalyna Country Primary Care Network

  • Clinic hours of operation are as follows:

    • Monday & Wednesday 9am-5pm,

    • Tuesday 7am-3pm,

    • Thursday 12pm-8pm and

    • Friday 9am-2pm.

  • Physio services are offered by appointment only. Please use our online booking feature!