Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear to my appointment?


Comfortable clothing is recommended for all appointments. Please note that the area of injury will need to be exposed for proper assessment. Therefore, tank tops or sports bras are recommended for shoulder exposure and shorts are recommended for hip, knee and/or ankle exposure.




How long are assessments and what should I expect?


Assessments can range between 45 to 60 minutes depending on the complexity of the issue. Your first physiotherapy session with begin with an in-depth assessment that may include health history, range of motion testing, strength testing, fitness testing, movement pattern testing, cardiovascular fitness, sensation testing and/or neurological testing. This assessment will allow your healthcare provider to establish a diagnosis and work with you to develop an individualized treatment plan to meet your health and fitness goals.




How long are treatments and what are the rates?


  • Physiotherapy Assessments are 45 to 60 mins billed at $90.00
  • Physiotherapy Treatments are 30 mins billed at $70.00 and 45 mins billed at $90.00
  • Chiropractic Assessments are 30-45 mins billed at $80.00
  • Chiropractic Treatments are 30 mins billed at $60.00
  • Chiropractic Adjustments are 15 mins billed at $40.00
  • Shockwave Therapy: $100.00 for 30 mins treatment (includes treatment)
  • RMT 30 mins billed at $65.00 (HST included in price)
  • RMT 45 mins billed at $85.00 (HST included in price)
  • RMT 60 mins billed at $100.00 (HST included in price)
  • Osteopathy Assessment 45 mins billed at $95.00
  • Osteopathy Treatment 30 mins billed at 80.00




Am I covered under insurance?


All insurance plans are different, however, most extended health plans cover a percentage of paramedical services. Paramedical services include physiotherapy, registered massage therapy, chiropractic, and osteopathic services. *Please note that you are responsible for the amount not covered by your insurance company. We accept VISA, Mastercard, Debit, and Cash.*




Do you have direct billing for extended health insurance plans?


Our clinic currently does direct billing for PHYSIOTHERAPY, CHIROPRACTIC and REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPY services for the following insurance companies:

  • CANADA LIFE (FORMERLY GREAT WEST LIFE)
  • CLAIMSECURE
  • COWAN
  • DESJARDINS
  • EMPIRE LIFE
  • EQUITABLE LIFE
  • GREENSHIELD
  • INDUSTRIAL ALLIANCE
  • JOHNSON
  • MANION
  • MANULIFE
  • MDM
  • MEDAVIE BLUE CROSS
  • NEXGEN RX
  • RWAM
  • SSQ
  • STANDARD LIFE
  • SUN LIFE FINANCIAL
  • THE CoOPERATORS
If you are unsure if your insurance company allows for direct billing, please call them before coming in to your appointment, or bring your card to your first appointment and our front desk staff can call for you.




Do I need a doctor’s referral for Physiotherapy?


No referral is required for your assessment or to begin treatments. However, some extended health insurance plans may require a doctor’s referral in order to reimburse you for your physiotherapy sessions and/or Registered Massage Therapy. Our staff is available to check with your insurance provider to determine whether a referral is required for reimbursement.





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HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday           9:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday          9:00am – 7:30pm
Wednesday    9:00am – 7:00pm
Thursday        9:00am – 7:30pm
Friday              9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday         CLOSED
Sunday            CLOSED

CONTACT US

PHONE
905-304-0044

 

FAX
289-239-7227

EMAIL

ancasterphysiotherapy@gmail.com

ADDRESS

102-1144 Wilson St W

Ancaster, ON

L9G 3K9

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