Outpatient Physiotherapy

The physiotherapy team at Bluewater Health strives to provide comprehensive assessment and treatment programs in order to achieve timely and optimal recovery. Rehabilitation programs are founded on the pillars of providing quality and exemplary patient education, exercise prescription, self-advocacy and manual therapy. The department continues to provide and treat a wide variety of healthcare conditions and injuries. Currently, the department offers programming and specializes in managing post-operative total joint replacement and orthopedic conditions.

As a patient centered, goal oriented program provided by a multi-disciplinary team the main objectives are to:
•    Develop a patient centered and goal oriented approach with each patient
•    Create rehabilitation programs to alleviate symptoms, improve mobility, function and overall quality of life in a timely and supportive environment

Target patient populations:
•    Patients who have recently had a Total Joint Replacement for their knee, hip or shoulder
•    Patients who have recently sustained a fracture requiring management by an orthopedic surgeon 
•    Patients with recent post-surgical orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions  

This program is funded by OHIP. A referral must be made by your physician or nurse practitioner to access the program. There is no specific referral form.

Location, Hours & Contact

Physiotherapy Department - Sarnia
Level 2, London Building
Bluewater Health 
89 Norman Street, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 6S
Telephone: 519-464-4416

Physiotherapy Department - Petrolia
1st Floor
Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital of Bluewater Health, Petrolia
450 Blanche Street, Petrolia, Ontario  N0N 1R0
Telephone: 519-882-4324 (ext. 2420)

Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm
 

Maps & Directions

Bluewater Health’s programs and services are distributed across two locations, Bluewater Health in Sarnia and Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital of Bluewater Health in Petrolia. 

Read more

Emergency Care

Bluewater Health’s Emergency Department (ED) provides safe, quality emergency nursing and medical care to patients.

Read more

Locate a Patient

Find or contact a patient by telephone, email or e-card.

Read more

Compliments & Concerns

We are always looking for ways to improve, and welcome your questions, comments, suggestions and concerns. If you’re in hospital, please speak to the hospital staff.

Read more