Aleesha Uthup

Aleesha Uthup

I am a second year Masters of Physical Therapy Student at UofT. My hope is to cultivate my passion for rehabilitation so that I can enhance all patient journeys towards functional return post injury!

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If I just had a knee replacement or hip replacement in Canada, how much publicly funded physical therapy do I receive? Isn't health care and physical therapy free in Canada?
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If I just had a knee replacement or hip replacement in Canada, how much publicly funded physical therapy do I receive? Isn't health care and physical therapy free in Canada?

In this blog, the authors discuss publically funded physical therapy in 5 provinces following knee replacement or hip replacement surgery. Implications and long-term health effects due to lack of funding are also discussed.

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