Cabot Physiotherapy - Putting Your Health First

Cabot Physiotherapy – Putting Your Health First


“We help people in Cape Breton stay active and live a life free from pain, so they can do the things they enjoy. At Cabot Physiotherapy – Your Health is Our Priority”

Have you been on the hunt for a physiotherapy clinic? Are you ready to say goodbye to pain for good? Cabot Physiotherapy welcomes you! Our team is dedicated to the health and wellness of our community and have offices located in Sydney River and Glace Bay, Cape Breton, NS. You can absolutely live a pain-free and active lifestyle no matter what age you are at. By maintaining good health and tackling injuries as they happen, you can achieve all your health goals and more. Allow us to help you get to where you want to be. At Cabot Physiotherapy, your health comes first!

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Our Physiotherapists promote health and prevent disease by examining, diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating injuries and disabilities. At Cabot Physio, we offer the latest treatment options to alleviate pain, restore mobility and improve your health and wellness. With our team of registered physiotherapists, you know you are in good hands. Our physiotherapists aim to help you feel better as quickly and safely as possible. We use manual therapy techniques, exercise and therapeutic modalities to help you obtain a full recovery.

Massage Therapy

Need a massage in Sydney, Nova Scotia? Cabot Physiotherapy provides massage therapy as part of our core services. Alleviate the discomfort associated with everyday and occupational stresses, muscular overuse and many chronic pain conditions. Massage therapy can further be a great way to relax and unwind after a hectic week. Our massage clinic includes registered massage therapists who are ready to help you. All you have to do is give us a call.

Want Help to Decide if Physio is Right For You? Talk to a Physio First!

If you’re not quite ready to book an appointment with a physiotherapist or if you have questions and would like to talk to a physiotherapist first about your specific problem to decide if we are a good fit for you, please click the button below and fill out the short form to schedule a phone call. One of our physiotherapists will be happy to answer all of your questions over the phone, completely for free:

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Back Pain

Back pain is one of the most common reasons individuals miss work. Don’t miss another day at work or another weekend stuck on the sidelines! Learn how to end back pain and stiffness without taking pain medication, surgery, or waiting to see your physician. At Cabot Physiotherapy, our experienced and trusted team is here to help you eliminate pain and get back to the activities you know and love.

Neck/Shoulder Pain

Neck and shoulder pain aren’t fun. But with the shoulder being one of the most mobile joints in the human body, it’s easy to injure. The shoulders and neck can also come under stress and strain due to poor posture, such as from sitting at a computer desk all day. Learn how to stop shoulder and neck pain from holding you back. Check out the ‘9 Simple and Effective Ways to Stop Neck and Shoulder Pain’ by clicking the button below!

Knee Pain

Frustrated by knee pain? We’ve got you covered! Say goodbye to knee pain for good by learning a few tips or consulting with one of our physiotherapists. Knee pain doesn’t have to become your new normal. In fact, it shouldn’t. Pain shouldn’t be a regular part of your life. Find out how to eliminate knee pain through these ‘8 Simple Tips To Stop Knee Pain!’ ….WITHOUT injections, taking painkillers, or wearing a brace!

About Cabot Physiotherapy

Cabot Physiotherapy is an independent and locally owned Physiotherapy and Massage Therapy Clinic with locations in Sydney River & Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. At Cabot Physiotherapy, our team of expert professionals come from a variety of backgrounds to offer a comprehensive treatment approach to relieve your pain, improve function and prevent future injuries. We work together to ensure you get the best treatment possible.

What sets us apart from the rest? At Cabot Physiotherapy, we truly care about each and every patient. We put you first and strive to deliver the highest quality of care. As such, we are constantly on the lookout for ways to improve our services. Don’t hesitate to let us know your feedback. We want to help you eliminate pain in the best way we can.

About The Owners – Brian Howley & Melissa McDonough-Howley

We are a husband and wife team with over 20 years’ combined experience in a variety of physiotherapy fields. Our philosophy is simple – to provide exceptional care and treat each client like family. When you come into our clinic, you are treated with the utmost care. Ultimately, we want each and every patient to leave our clinics feeling better then when they arrived. We are proud to be Cape Bretoners’ – to be able to live, work and raise our family in our home community is a dream come true!

Get Started Today!

Are you ready to say goodbye to pain and discomfort for good? Are you set on living a life free from pain and discomfort? Our experienced team is exactly what you need. Your comfort is one of our top priorities. We want you to feel right at home. We are always welcoming new patients and can’t wait to meet you. If you are ready to start your journey toward a pain-free life, contact our clinic today. Find out how we can help you achieve your goals and get back to your active lifestyle!


We are open and happy to welcome you back!