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Dystonia: A Painful & Debilitating Neurological Movement Disorder

Dystonia is a very complex neurological disorder, characterized by involuntary muscle movement, and is one of the most common movement disorders together with essential tremor and Parkinson’s disease....

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Movement Disorders: From Parkinson’s & Huntington’s to Dystonia & More

Movement disorders affect nearly one out of every ten Canadians. In some way, shape or form, many of us are struggling with a movement disorder. But what exactly is defined as a movement disorder? Wha...

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Day in the Life: Advanced Concussion Clinic in Ottawa

What’s does a typical day look like at an advanced concussion clinic in Ottawa? That’s a really nice question that we get from patients and visitors alike from time to time. The truth is, there are fe...

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Concussion Grades: How to Distinguish Degrees of Concussions

Have you ever heard the terms “Grade 1 concussion,” “Grade 2 concussion” or “Grade 3 concussion” before? Did you wonder what this “grade” refers to? Concussions are a complex and sometimes misundersto...

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Vestibular Rehabilitation & Vestibular Motion Therapy in Ottawa

Do you suffer from vertigo, dizziness, balance issues and/or visual disturbance? If so, you know that life with one or more of these conditions is challenging enough even on a good day – and can be do...

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COVID-19 Measures at Our Advanced Concussion Clinic in Ottawa

With several months of the global COVID-19 pandemic upon us, our advanced concussion clinic continues to put your health and safety – as well as the health and safety of our doctors and care team – at...

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Dystonia FAQ: Dystonia Diagnosis, Treating Dystonia & More

Dystonia diagnoses have been on the increase in Ottawa and across Canada in recent years. As more is understood about dystonia – its symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment – we’re seeing a signific...

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“How Soon After My Concussion Can I Return to Sports Again?”

“How soon after my concussion can I return to sports again?” That’s one of the questions we’re asked quite often here at our Ottawa concussion clinic. Let’s take a look at what causes sports concussio...

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Spinal Decompression Therapy in Ottawa: Back Pain & Concussion

Post-concussion syndrome goes beyond the brain and head. Most anyone who’s ever suffered a concussion knows that the pain, discomfort and other concussion symptoms during recovery extend throughout th...

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How Head Eye Vestibular Motion Therapy Helps with Concussion in Ottawa

One of the cutting-edge treat­­­­ments we offer here at Broadview Spine & Health Centre – Ottawa’s Concussion Clinic – is called Head Eye Vestibular Motion Therapy. While it might sound like a mou...