Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy

Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Island Health

You may be referred to a Physical Therapist (PT) or Occupational Therapist (OT) if you:

  • have a physicial disability
  • are recovering from surgery or a stay in hospital
  • need rehabilitation or therapy to stay at home. 

They will work with you to maintain or improve your physical independence and safety.

General Information on Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy

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Not required

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