Friday, May 5, 2017

News from Our Network

Our Feel-Good Contest

Congratulations to the 3 winners of our Feel-Good contest!

Mr. Pascal Doyon of Montreal won a 2-nights 2-person getaway in a luxury suite at Château Beauvallon in Mont-Tremblant (a value of $1,200)

Ms. Felicetta Napolitano of St-Leonard won a service package of her choice at Action Sport Physio (a value of $400)

Ms. Valérie Roy of Sherbrooke won a service package of her choice at Action Sport Physio (a value of $400)

Keep an eye out on our Facebook page for our upcoming contests!



Our Running Experts 2.0

Recently, our therapists Éric Boucher, François Lévesque, Mathieu Poirier, Isabelle BriseBois et Hugues Fontaine have completed the Expert 2.0 course from The Running Clinic.

This is the most advanced course currently available in the field of health through running. Congratulations!
physiotherapist Éric Boucher from ASP Vaudreuil-Dorion and Valleyfield

physiotherapist Mathieu Poirier from ASP St-Jérôme
physiotherapist François Lévesque of ASP Sherbrooke
physiotherapist Isabelle BriseBois of ASP St-Bruno

physiotherapist Hugues Fontaine of ASP Repentigny


New Clinic Opening in Lachine
physiotherapist and owner
of Action Sport Physio Lachine

On this upcoming June 1st, a brand new Action Sport Physio clinic will open its doors in the heart of Lachine.

Located at 2675 Victoria street, this location allows the clinic to provide physiotherapy, osteopathy, massage therapy and occupational therapy services to the population of Lachine, Lasalle and Dorval. The clinic offers sports medicine services to both elite athletes and the general population.

The services are provided to a private clientele, workers compensation (CNESST), IVAC and SAAQ clientele. The services are covered by private insurances whenever applicable.

The clinic has a very professional, dynamic, flexible, highly trained and strong team, whose main role is to provide evidence-based, specific and high quality treatments to its clients.

ASP Lachine is strongly involved and active in the community and covers events such as soccer and running. Its mission is to bring back its clients to the activities they enjoy and do so pain free. It focuses on bringing its clients “back to life”.

The clinic also takes care of the Lachine Soccer AAA team.

Its location is easily accessible:
  • By car (very close to highway 13 and 20)
  • By public transit STM: buses 110, 195, 196, 356
  • Not far from Angrignon Metro
  • Free parking lot
  • Elevator to access the premises
For an appointment, contact us at 514-400-9001.

Click here for more info on the clinic and its opening hours



The Action Sport Physio sign is up


The construction is going well!

We look forward to welcoming you here!


New Annex Clinic in Dollard-des-Ormeaux

On this past May 1st, Action Sport Physio Sunnybrooke opened its doors. Located in the Santé Sunnybrooke Health Care Clinic at 1105 Hyman Street, suite 201, this annex clinic is affiliated with the Action Sport Physio West Island clinic.

This family-oriented clinic is made up of professionals in the fields of physiotherapy, perineal re-education, post and pre-natal therapy.

Call us for an appointment at 514-624-2424.






ASP St-Leonard

Once again this year, ASP St-Leonard is the official sports medicine clinic of the Antonio Ribeiro Corporate League Soccer Club of St-Leonard, the Moojen Ribeiro combine and the Cougars football teams.

Our April 10th conference on concussions was a great success! With the soccer and football seasons starting, our team of CCMI-certified therapists are working hard to prevent and treat concussions.

physiotherapist Etta Mariani speaking on concussions at the conference

We would like to wish good luck and happy travels to physiotherapist Charlotte Levasseur Paquin, who is leaving us to travel the world!


Golf-Cycling Event

The Action Sport Physio network is proud to be a part of this unique event, which goal is to fund research projects in physiotherapy!





Wednesday, February 8, 2017

News from our Network

Valentine's Day Specials

Every year for Valentine's Day, many of our clinics offer specials and preferential rates. For more info, we invite you to check out your clinic's Facebook page or to give them a call!


ASP Vaudreuil-Dorion

Our Vaudreuil-Dorion clinic now has a Shockwave machine to offer you radial shockwave therapy and, as of mid-February, they will also have a machine from KINESIQ to work on balance and proprioception.




Marie-Eve Gauvreau
ASP St-Bruno

Our St-Bruno clinic is happy to announce that osteopath and doula Marie-Eve Gauvreau is back from maternity leave. Marie-Eve has returned to her pediatric and adult patients this past Monday, February 6th.

Last December, the clinic was proud to donate $1,127.00 to Les Amis Soleils in St-Bruno. This donation was made possible thanks to the sale of gel packs and various challenges took on by our team throughout 2016.

This year, the clinic will, once again, do fundraising activities to help this local not-for-profit organisation. Les Amis Soleils offers leisure activities suitable for people living with intellectual disabilities or other developmental disorders.




This upcoming March 7th at 7 p.m., the clinic and physiotherapist Julien Bernier will offer, in collaboration with the city of St-Bruno, a free conference on concussions.

This conference will allow people to recognize the signs and symptoms of a concussion, an injury that often goes unnoticed, as well as learn to detect emergency situations requiring hospitalization. Myths and beliefs will be demystified. There will also be an overview of effective treatments to get back to normal within a reasonable period of time.

The conference will take place at the community center, 53 de la Rabastalière Road East in St-Bruno.


ASP St-Leonard

Our St-Leonard clinic welcomes Christopher Ciccarelli and Anthony Teoli, two physiotherapists, and welcomes back Emilie Belley, who returns from maternity leave.

Christopher Ciccarelli, Anthony Teoli and Emilie Belley

ASP Repentigny

Our Repentigny clinic has acquired a Footmaxx pressure mat that allows to measure balance, walking gait and running gait with precision.



Thursday, December 1, 2016

News from our Network

Online Appointment Booking and Saturday Openings

Did you know that you can now book your appointment online for most of our clinics? Here is the list of locations offering the service.


Furthermore, in order to offer our patients greater flexibility, most of our clinics are now open on Saturdays. One of them (ASP West Island) is even open on Sundays as well.



15 Years Already!


This year, our Mont-Tremblant and St-Leonard clinics celebrate their 15th anniversary. We wish them a happy birthday and many wonderful years to come!

As part of its anniversary celebration, ASP St-Leonard is holding a contest on Facebook. Simply "like" the clinic's Facebook page for a chance to win a $100 gift certificat. Double your chances to win by sharing a comment or review on the page and quadruple your chances by publishing a picture of yourself doing a physical activity, with the caption "Back to Life!". The draw will take place on December 16th, 2016. Good luck!


For its part, the ASP Mont-Tremblant clinic recently organised an open house to celebrate its 15th anniversary. Here are some pictures of the event.




New Clinics in 2017

Our network is expanding! This year, ASP Maisonneuve Rosemont opened its doors and several projects are under way for the new year.



New Media Campaigns

Since October 17th, our "talk to a physio" campaign has been broadcasted on the radio airwaves of 98.5 FM. You can hear the voice of actress Chantal Fontaine in it.

Also keep an eye out for our campaigns on Facebook and Youtube.



ASP McGill Grant

Congratulations to Dianna Ros, recipient of the $1000 ASP McGill grant. This grant aims to promote academic success in a context of sports-studies or the involvement of a physiotherapy student as a trainee therapist with sports teams. Dianna made her mark in basketball.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Some News from our Network

New Partners

The Action Sport Physio network is now a proud partner of the Montreal International Triathlon and the Jackalope Action Sports Festival.

We also have the mandate to oversee the concussion management for the women's hockey team Les Canadiennes de Montréal in the CWHL.



The Winners of our Facebook Contest

This summer, our "Like our Facebook Page" contest allowed two winners to participate for free in the Montreal International Triathlon last August 7th. Mrs. Christine Piché et Mr. Alexandre Banville won this prize.

Check out our Facebook page for future contests and a wide variety of health tips: https://www.facebook.com/ActionSportPhysio/



2016 Recognition Evening

Each year, our network organises a Recognition Evening to reward the good work of our experts and recognize their years of service. Take a look at the video of our latest gala. Perhaps you'll spot your therapist?



Some News from ASP St-Bruno

Fundraiser

As part of its 25th anniversary, the clinic has decided to raise funds for Les Amis Soleil, a Saint-Bruno not-for-profit organisation. Les Amis Soleil offers leisure activities suitable for people living with intellectual disabilities or other developmental disorders.


Concussion Management Program


Our team of therapists (athletic therapist and physiotherapists) has set up a cutting edge concussion management program in which several football players and soon several hockey players will take part. It's one more step for the health and well-being of our young athletes!

For more information, contact the clinic at (450) 441-1451.



Wednesday, August 31, 2016

New ASP Maisonneuve Rosemont Clinic

physiotherapist and co-owner of
ASP Maisonneuve-Rosemont
We are happy to announce the opening of a brand new Action Sport Physio clinic around the end of October in the Maisonneuve Rosemont area.

Located at 2815 Sherbrooke Street East, the clinic will serve Rosemont, Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, Angus Shops and Plateau Mont-Royal.

Services offered:
  • physiotherapy
  • osteopathy
  • massage therapy
  • acupuncture
  • occupational therapy
  • orthopedics
For more information, call 514-375-6030 or view the clinic's page



2016 Montreal Marathon

Again this year, we are glad to take part in the Oasis Rock 'n' Roll Montreal Marathon and Half-Marathon on Sunday, September 25th, as its official sports medicine clinic.

Past the finish line, we will be there to greet the participants and provide them with FREE care in our tent at the refreshment post.

Whether you need some ice, a treatment, a massage, a stretch or some advice, we'll be there for you!

On the days preceding the event, we will be at the Marathon Expo on September 23rd and 24th at Place Bonaventure.

At our booth, we will offer free taping, injury screening and answer your questions.

As well, physiotherapists and running specialists Éric Boucher and Rémi Bergeron will give a free conference titled Performance and Injuries: What is the Right Technique? at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23rd and at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24th.

Marathon Expo opening hours:

Friday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

We wish all participants a great race!