Injuries happen.  But pain shouldn’t be a part of your everyday life.  If you are dealing with an acute injury or one that’s been hanging around for months, we’ve got a service that can help.

MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic is a full service, inter-disciplinary injury rehabilitation and prevention clinic. Our team of health-care practitioners promote good physical and mental wellness by delivering exceptional care. So let’s get you back up and moving with less pain.

 

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Some of the most common injuries or conditions that practitioners at MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic can help with include:

  • Neck pain and stiffness
  • Upper and lower back pain
  • Knee pain or injuries
  • Headaches or migraines
  • Tendonitis
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Arthritis
  • Posture issues
  • Sciatica nerve pain
  • Shin splints
  • Sports injuries

COVID-19 updates and protocols

 

Masks or face coverings are mandatory

Wear a mask or face covering at all times when others are present (in private and public spaces), unless alone in a room where a door can be closed. This applies to students, employees, contractors and visitors.

Wear a mask or face covering outdoors if you cannot maintain a 2-metre distance from others.

Please bring your own mask or face covering. Review how to safely don a mask.

Thank you for your cooperation.


COVID-19 updates and protocols

The MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic is open for acupuncture, athletic therapy, chiropractic care, custom orthotics, massage therapy and physiotherapy services by appointment only.

The clinic continues to follow the Pandemic Practice Directive of the Alberta College & Association of Chiropractors as well as the Mount Royal University People Plan to ensure that all protective measures are in place to safeguard against the spread of COVID-19.

All patients requesting in-person appointments will be asked to self-screen using the questions below. Patients will be screened again when arriving for in-person appointments. Please refer to the screening questions below as well as the new clinic measures we’ve implemented to help create a safer environment.

 

For in-person appointments, patients will be required to complete the following steps:

  • Enter through the Recreation Entrance by pressing the intercom button and letting Security know that you have an appointment at the MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic
  • Wear a mask
  • Sanitize your hands

The following measures have been put in place to help create a safe clinic environment:

Physical Barriers: 

  • A plexiglass barrier at reception 
  • Reduced # of appointments in the clinic
  • Revised practitioner schedule that reduces overlap of patients in the clinic.
  • Increased distance between treatment beds
  • Disposable pillow cases on treatment beds
  • The option for a Tele-Health rather than in-person visit with your practitioner

Effective use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  • Our practitioners will be wearing surgical/procedural masks and gloves when treating patients
  • Patients will be required to re-sanitize their hands before heading back to their appointment and will be required to wear their masks throughout the appointment unless it causes a hazard during treatment

Enhanced Cleaning and Disinfection Practices 

  • Routine cleaning and disinfecting of common areas and treatment beds
  • Use of Health Canada approved cleaning and disinfecting agents

Payment Processing Procedure

  • We will not be taking cash as a payment method during this period
  • We recommend the use of the TAP option for credit card or Interac payments 

Any patient or staff member who answers ‘yes’ to any of the questions below is asked to refrain from entering the clinic. If you have an appointment booked and have answered ‘yes’ to any of the questions below, please call our office to reschedule.

1. Have you had any of the following symptoms in the past 14 days, which are either new or have worsened in association with allergies, chronic or pre-existing conditions?

  • fever
  • cough
  • shortness of breath
  • difficulty breathing
  • sore throat
  • runny nose

2. In the last 14 days, have you:

  • Returned from travel outside of Canada (including the USA)?
  • Been within 2 metres of someone for more than 15 minutes (without PPE) who:
    • Has a probable or confirmed case of COVID-19?
    • Has an acute respiratory illness within 14 days of:
      • Being in close contact with anyone who has a probable or confirmed case of COVID-19
      • Returning from travel outside of Canada
  • Had laboratory exposure to biological material (ie. primary clinic specimens, virus culture isolates) known to contain COVID-19?

3. In addition to the symptoms listed above, please review the additional symptoms listed below. We understand that some of these symptoms may be relevant to your need for an appointment with a practitioner so ask that if you have had any of the following symptoms in the last 14 days, which are either new or have worsened in association with allergies, chronic or pre-existing conditions, to please call the clinic prior to booking an appointment. If your appointment is already booked, please call the clinic before attending your appointment to speak with a front-end receptionist.

  • chills
  • headache
  • confusion
  • severe chest pain
  • painful swallowing
  • joint or muscle ache
  • unexplained loss of appetite
  • nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • extreme fatigue or exhaustion
  • loss of consciousness
  • loss of sense of smell or taste
  • conjunctivitis (pink eye)

 

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Acupuncture

Primarily for pain and inflammation reduction. Tackle pain and trigger points through muscle release and stimulating your body’s natural healing process.

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Athletic Therapy

Sports or exercise injury? Meet with an Athletic Therapist for immediate care and helping you get back to full activity sooner rather than later.

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Chiropractic Care

Preventative care and treatment for discomfort or musculoskeletal disorders of the spine, pelvis, nervous system, and joints.

More chiropractic care info


Custom-built Orthotics

Get an assessment for an orthotic that is designed solely for you to address foot, leg and back issues.

More orthotics info


Massage Therapy

Whether you need to alleviate stress, reduce anxiety, or work out a deep knot, massage therapy is a perfect stand alone or complementary treatment for pain relief and preventative care.

More massage therapy info


Physiotherapy

The best place to start in injury or condition assessment and restoring our body’s movement and mobility, all while reducing pain.

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Sports Medicine Physician

For specialized sports injury diagnosis and assessment. By referral only.

More sports medicine physician info

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Address

4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, AB T3E 6K6
U216, Wellness Services

 

 

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.