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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Do I need a prescription from my doctor to come and see a physiotherapist?

No, you do not require a prescription to come and see a physiotherapist. However, many insurance plans do require a prescription from a physician before they will cover the service. Please check with your insurance provider as every plan is different.

Does Manitoba Health cover the cost of physiotherapy?

Manitoba Health does not cover physiotherapy at a private clinic. Most extended health insurance plans do cover all or a percentage of physiotherapy services. Please check with your insurance provider to see what your plan covers.

Do you direct bill to insurance companies?

We direct bill to MPI, WCB, Blue Cross, Great West Life and Great West Life’s Health SolutionsPlus and most other insurance companies.

Do you perform acupuncture services?

Yes, we have physiotherapists who are certified to perform acupuncture. Acupuncture is used only as a part of your physiotherapy treatment. The cost of acupuncture (acu tray fee) is in addition to the physiotherapy treatment charge.