Physiotherapy

Dr. Linda Finn, Naturopath at the Justine Blainey Wellness Center

Dr. Linda Finn, Naturopath at the Justine Blainey Wellness Center

As a Physiotherapist with 35 years of experience, Linda Finn PT spends one-on-one time with her clients, using musculoskeletal – targeted acupuncture, craniosacral therapy, customized manual therapy and exercise to help address her clients’ joint and muscular problems. She has extensive experience with temporomandibular problems having worked with a wellness dentist as well as an orthodentist. She has a special interest in treating chronic pain.

She looks forward to meeting you, and supporting your health journey.

A little about Physiotherapy…

Physiotherapists help patients with physical difficulties resulting from illness, injury, disability or ageing. Patients can include children, the elderly, stroke patients and people with sports injuries.

Physiotherapy is anchored in movement sciences and aims to enhance or restore function of multiple body systems. The profession is committed to health, lifestyle and quality of life. This holistic approach incorporates a broad range of physical and physiological therapeutic interventions and aids.

Physiotherapy Helps in Many Ways

The profession actually provides both preventative and rehabilitation treatment for an array of mobility issues, injuries and/or diseases.
Physiotherapy can help with some of the following areas:

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Back pain
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Conditions (including post heart attack, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and pneumonia)
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussions
  • Critical Care
  • Dementia
  • Developmental Delay & An Array of Paediatric Conditions
  • Diabetes
  • Falls & Fractures
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Incontinence
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neck Pain
  • Neurological Conditions (stroke, concussions, spinal injury, Parkinson’s disease),
  • Occupational Health
  • Oncology-Related Conditions (including lymphedema)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-related Incontinence
  • Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Disorders (dizziness)

Linda is trained in Cranial sacral therapy. (also known as craniosacral therapy) This is a gentle, noninvasive form of bodywork that addresses the bones of the head, spinal column and sacrum. The goal is to release compression in those areas which alleviates stress and pain.