• Integrating Healthcare

    We are the longest serving chiropractic clinic in Barrhaven, we take great pride in our extensive clinical experience and we strive to stay current with new research in order to ensure evidence based chiropractic care.

  • Restoring Function

    Physiotherapists are regulated health care professionals with a university degree from an accredited physiotherapy program, who assess, diagnose and provide hands-on treatment and exercise prescription to address movement disorders.

  • Live Actively

    We empower our patients to live active lives. Massage Therapy is a hands-on technique used to assess and treat the soft tissues of the body. As an accepted part of many physical rehabilitation programs, massage therapy can be beneficial for relaxation and stress reduction, decreasing pain and inflammation, improving mobility and increasing circulation of blood and lymph.

Featured Services

Chiropractic Care

The Active Health Institute was originally known as the Barrhaven Chiropractic Health Centre. The longest serving chiropractic clinic in Barrhaven (Ottawa), we take great pride in our extensive clinical experience and we strive to stay current with new research in order to ensure evidence based chiropractic care. Read more.

Naturopathic medicine

Naturopathic medicine is a distinct system of primary care that addresses the root cause of illness or disease and promotes health and healing using natural therapies. Treatment modalities may include clinical nutrition, botanical (herbal) medicine, homeopathic medicine, physical treatments, acupuncture and Asian medicine and lifestyle counseling. Read more.

Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy is a hands-on technique used to assess and treat the soft tissues of the body. As an accepted part of many physical rehabilitation programs, massage therapy can be beneficial for relaxation and stress reduction, decreasing pain and inflammation, improving mobility and increasing circulation of blood and lymph. Read more.

Physiotherapy

Our physiotherapists take an integrative approach and work collaboratively with other members of the Active Health Institute, ensuring the best and most appropriate treatment for the Ottawa community. With the health and well-being of our patient’s being our top priority, we ensure continued communication with our patient’s and their general practitioner’s and all other medical provider’s. Read more.

Personal Training

At the Active Health Institute, we recognize the importance of physical activity for all age groups. More than ever, research continues to demonstrate the benefits of physical activity in the treatment and prevention of many health conditions. Read more.

Acupuncture & Dry Needling

Acupuncture treatments are used in a wide variety of conditions from sports injuries to female hormone issues & fertility to pain management. It is very effective in treating musculoskeletal concerns such as low back pain, sprains & strains and to speed the recovery from injury. Read more.

Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy

Pelvic pain originates from the lowest part of your abdomen, below the umbilicus and between the hip bones. Symptoms may arise from various conditions; however, one of the most common causes of pelvic pain is the musculoskeletal system. The pelvic floor includes muscles, ligaments, nerves and connective tissue. Read more.

Concussion Management

Our clinic is now an official Complete Concussion Management™ clinic. As concussions have become the focus for both professional and amateur athletes around the world, we at Active Health Institute wanted to be at the forefront of concussion diagnosis, management, and rehabilitation. Read more.

An integrative approach to healthcare

The Active Health Institute aims to provide exceptional care to our patients and the Ottawa (Barrhaven) community, by focusing on the management, rehabilitation and prevention of injury and disease. We provide a multidisciplinary approach, integrating physiotherapy, chiropractic, massage therapy, naturopathic medicine, personal training and education to help our patients live healthy, active and pain free lives.

AHI’s interdisciplinary environment, eliminates the bias between health care providers, allows for increased communication between health professionals and reduces the occurrence of unnecessary care. Our clinic takes great pride in its extensive clinical experience and we strive to stay current with new research in order to ensure evidence based care.

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