Nirtal Shah

Nirtal Shah

Physical therapist with 21 years of clinical experience and the CEO of Curovate. Nirtal's vision is to make physical therapy accessible globally and to help people recover after injury and surgery.

Toronto, 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?
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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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