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Crashed Ice Season Wrapped Up

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Isaac Physiotherapy sponsored crashed ice athlete’s racing season has just wrapped up. After a very successful year, Oli Isaac completed the 2018 Crashed Ice season last weekend. He raced in a total of 4 races; placing 80th in the world. This season bumped his world ranking up 85 spots – from 165 to 80th. He…

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Return to Play – Concussion Study

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As a competitive athlete who has experienced concussion, I have – at times – been frustrated with the lack of a simple test to: 1) determine whether a concussion injury is present, and 2) when it is safe to return to play. Not only is this frustrating for me when I am injured and pushing…

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3 Key Movement Tests for Athletes

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  In working with athletes I’ve found that it’s really important to be proactive in preventing injuries and findings ways to enhance stability, strength and speed. One of the best ways is to analyze functional movements. Below you’ll find 3 key functional movement tests that are important to do for sports that require both upper and…

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Isaac Physiotherapy Welcomes Marlyn Bravo’s Return

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Isaac Physiotherapy is excited to announce the return of Physio Therapist, Marlyn Bravo, to our team! She graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a Master of Physical Therapy degree and also has completed Level 2 FMS (functional Movement Systems) and Level 1 SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment). These are used to aid in assessing…

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Concussion Management: A Toolkit for Physiotharapists

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Codi Isaac participates as part of the project team that developed  Concussion Management; A Toolkit for Physiotherapists published by Physiotherapy Alberta – College and Association. This relatively comprehensive toolkit provides is geared toward those Physiotherapists that don’t routinely see concussion injuries in their practice. This resource provides guidance for evidence based assessements and management protocols…

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Isaac Physiotherapy Has Moved and Here’s Why

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This past September, Isaac Physiotherapy moved clinic services from Sherwood Park to Edmonton. 2016 brought an opportunity to partner with neurologist Dr. John Neilson to provide innovative, multidisciplinary concussion care to patients in need. I’m happy to announce that the clinic now provides concussion and sport physiotherapy at Peak Medical Specialties. Moving means the clinic…

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Isaac Physiotherapy sponsors local 2017 Ice Cross downhill athlete

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Isaac Physio is proud to be sponsoring local ice cross downhill athlete, Oli Isaac, for another season. Oli will be competing in Marseille, France on January 13/14 and Jyväskylä, Finland on January 20/21. These are the first two Red Bull Crashed Ice events of the new year. Coming into the competition, this young skater is…

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7 hard-hitting facts parents need to know about concussion

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Parents want the best for their kids and that often includes participation in sports where there are risks of concussion. Benefits of athletics far outweigh these risks and so we encourage our kids to participate and compete in team and individual sports. But what are the facts parents need to know about concussion? See how Isaac…

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Isaac Physiotherapy moved to Edmonton

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To better serve the Edmonton Area, Isaac Physiotherapy has moved to the new Allendale Medical Building on Calgary Trail, just south of Argyll Road. With roots in Sherwood Park, this is a short drive from Sherwood Park and great access from anywhere in the Edmonton area. Look for us in the Peak Medical Specialty Centre Allendale. We are…

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Isaac Physio and CBI Sponsor the Grand Slam of Curling

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Isaac Physio is excited to announce CBI‘s sponsorship of Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling. Lead by Codi Isaac, CBI’s onsite Physiotherapy Clinic will provide world class care for participating athletes. We offer advanced concussion recovery, sport improvement & physiotherapy services to help you play better and live well.  

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