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Workplace injuries Treatment in Surrey, BC


Injuries in the workplace are frequently encountered and can stem from various factors, including inadequate ergonomics, repetitive movements, and unforeseen incidents. These injuries can cause pain, discomfort, and limit your ability to perform your job duties. At Legend Physiotherapy, we understand the importance of getting you back to work as quickly and safely as possible. We offer comprehensive treatment for workplace injuries in Surrey to help you recover and prevent future injuries.

What are Common Types of Workplace Injuries?

Workplace injuries can range from minor strains and sprains to more serious injuries, such as fractures and dislocations. Some common types of workplace injuries include:

  • Repetitive strain injuries – These injuries are caused by performing the same motion repeatedly, such as typing on a computer or assembly line work.
  • Back injuries – Back injuries can be caused by heavy lifting, poor posture, and repetitive bending.
  • Slip and fall injuries – Slip and fall injuries can occur due to wet or slippery floors, uneven surfaces, and inadequate lighting.
  • Burns – Burns can occur due to exposure to chemicals, hot surfaces, or flames.

What are the Symptoms of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders?

Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WRMSDs) are a common type of workplace injury that affect the muscles, tendons, and joints. Some common symptoms of WRMSDs include:

  • Pain – Pain can occur in the affected area, such as the back, neck, or shoulders.
  • Stiffness – Stiffness can make it difficult to move the affected area.
  • Numbness – Numbness or tingling can occur in the affected area.
  • Weakness – Weakness can make it difficult to perform job duties.

How Does Physiotherapy Treat Occupational Injuries?

Physiotherapy is a safe and effective treatment option for a wide range of workplace injuries. At Legend Physiotherapy, we offer a variety of physiotherapy techniques to help you recover from your injury and get back to work quickly and safely.

  • Manual therapy – Manual therapy techniques such as massage and mobilization can help to relieve tension and improve mobility in the affected area.
  • Exercise therapy – Specific exercises can help to strengthen the muscles and improve range of motion in the affected area.
  • Electrical modalities – Electrical modalities such as ultrasound and TENS can help to reduce pain and promote healing.
  • Education – We will provide education on injury prevention and self-care techniques to help you avoid future injuries.

Our experienced physiotherapists will work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan based on your specific needs and goals. We will also work with your employer to ensure that your treatment plan is consistent with their policies and procedures.

At Legend Physiotherapy, we understand the impact that workplace injuries can have on your life. Our commitment is to deliver the highest quality care and support to you throughout your recovery process. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and start your journey towards a safe and speedy recovery.

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