Physiotherapy assists people to restore, maintain and maximize their strength, function, movement, and overall well-being. Physiotherapists help people affected by injury, illness or disability through movement and exercise, manual therapy, education and advice.
Located in North Vancouver, BC
Heather Laine provide home-based physiotherapy and yoga services for women, infants and children. Her primary focus is prenatal and postpartum preparation and care. She provide a holistic model of care looking at internal as well as external factors of health. Heather Laine she is also specialized training in pelvic floor rehabilitation, yoga therapy, infant motor development and endurance athlete training. Web Site:Heather Laine
Located in New Westminster,BC
Janet has a strong interest in providing lymphedema therapy and physiotherapy to patients recovering from breast cancer, melanoma and other cancers or surgeries that have impacted the lymph nodes and lymphatic system. She became interested in treatment techniques when her mother was battling breast cancer. In 1996 she took extensive training under the direction of Guenter Klose (formerly Lerner Lymhedema Centre) in Princeton, New Jersey where she became a Certified Lymphedema Therapist. She has also taken many breast cancer and cancer rehabilitation courses. Janet has treated many patients who have primary and secondary lymphedema and in 2001 she became certified by the Lymphology Association of North America (LANA). Janet has a wide range of experience treating patients with orthopaedic problems having received her level 3 manual therapy credentials and applies many of these skills in her practice. In 2010 she completed her yoga teacher certification (RYT200) and applies many yoga concepts and poses when planning rehab and exercise programs for her patients. She strives to provide the best care possible to her patients and uses education, exercise programs and manual therapy techniques.
Web Site: Janet Sprague
Located in Vancouver, BC,
Bahareh specializes in the treatment of chronic pain, muscular and orthopedic injuries. She received her doctorate degree in Rehabilitation Sciences from the University of British Columbia and her Baccalaureate and Masters degrees in Physiotherapy. Bahareh’s clinical experience includes 10 years of practice in orthopedic and neurological injuries at various hospitals and specialized clinical settings. She was a clinical instructor, investigator, and coordinator at the Red Cross for 5 years. She has also been a teacher’s assistant in clinical skills and research methodology courses, and an clinical examiner within the Department of Physiotherapy at UBC-Master of Physiotherapy program.Web Site: Bahareh Ghanbari
Located in Fernie, B.C.
Dan McDonald is a physiotherapist with a very international background whose expertise lies in working with a variety of orthopaedic conditions, sports injury rehabilitation/therapy, manual therapy and spinal manipulation. An Aussie native, who grew up and trained as a physiotherapist in the U.K. After graduating from university with a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Physiotherapy in 2001. He then worked in the National Health System for three years treating cardiorespiratory, neurological as well as musculoskeletal conditions.Daniel soon developed an interest in orthopaedics and sports injuries and undertook a post graduate diploma in Orthopaedic Medicine. In the pursuit of furthering his musculoskeletal knowledge and skills, Dan was accepted onto a Master of Manual Therapy at the University of Western Australia which he completed in 2007.Web Site: Dan McDonald
Located in: Vancouver- New Westminster
Colin Davies is a licensed physiotherapist specializing in the assessment and treatment of common muscle and joint problems. After graduating in 1971, he became a clinical associate of Robin McKenzie, the founder of the McKenzie Method of musculoskeletal assessment and treatment.
Colin Davies is one of the founder members of the McKenzie Institute. He has presented over 300 postgraduate courses to doctors, physiotherapists and chiropractors in eleven countries. He has also presented at international conferences around the world. Every 2 years, the McKenzie Institute holds a conference in different venues around the world, featuring some of the world’s most prominent experts in the field of musculoskeletal medicine. Colin Davies has been the Chairman of the Scientific Committee at four of these conferences – Toronto, Ottawa, San Diego and Rio de Janeiro. This has exposed him to the ideas of the leading figures in musculo-skeletal medicine and given him the opportunity for clinical research and writing. Web Site: Colin Davies
Located in Salmon Arm, B.C.
Jeff received his Masters of Science degree in Physiotherapy in 2006 from the University of Alberta. He previously obtained a Bachelors degree in Human Kinetics from the University of British Columbia in 2000, with a specialization in Exercise Science. Jeff has been practicing Physiotherapy in the Okanagan and Shuswap since 2005, and enjoys assessment and treatment of all areas of Orthopaedics, sports-related injuries as well as disorders involving balance and dizziness. Jeff has a particular interest in injury prevention and promotion of an active lifestyle. Jeff has extensive post graduate training in Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy, running biomechanical assessments, chronic pain as well as dizziness and vertigo therapy. Jeff also is a certified Gunn IMS practitioner, utilizing dry needling techniques to address myofascial pain.Web Site: Jeff Orchard
Located in Salmon Arm, B.C.
Julie graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1999 and was the Gold Medal winner in her graduating class. She has obtained certifications in acupuncture, dry needling, Manual and Manipulative Therapy, and has taken numerous post-graduate courses in exercise therapy, pre and post-natal health, capnography (breathing biofeedback), core stability and ergonomics.
Utilizing a wealth of clinical experience, Julie approaches each client as an individual, responding to their specific needs with care and attention.Web Site: Julie Parenteau
Located in Salmon Arm, B.C.
Bobby completed her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in 2006 and then completed her Masters in Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta. During her University career Bobby kept busy by playing on the U of A Pandas volleyball team and later volunteering as their trainer. Since graduating, Bobby has been working as a physiotherapist and has expanded her knowledge by taking numerous post graduate courses including additional training for osteoporosis, acupuncture, Gunn IMS,pre- and post-natal pelvic pain and orthopaedic manual therapy. She has completed her FCAMPT (Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy) designation-the highest manual therapy designation in Canada. Bobby is committed to providing quality client care and using all of her clinical skills and experience to help assess, diagnose and treat clients on an individual basis. Web Site: Bobby Anderson
Located in Victoria, B.C.
Jenna Peters has a Masters Degree in Physical Therapy (Western University) and an Honours Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology (Michigan State University). Jenna was fortunate to also study medical ethics in London, England, and do a Physiotherapy placement in Perth, Australia. While excelling in academics, Jenna has also excelled in competitive rowing – earning a Division I NCAA scholarship & assisting the Michigan State Spartans to win a Big Ten Championship and 6th place finish at the NCAA National Championships. Jenna is a Certified Personal Trainer who has had great success helping clients meet their goals in the fitness industry. Jenna has completed many postgraduate courses including manual therapy (Level 3), Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ), Mulligan Mobilizations, Acupuncture, Kinesiotaping, Chronic Pain Self-Management, and Real-Time Ultrasound imaging of the core. She enjoys staying up to date with evidence-based developments in rehabilitation science. Jenna Peters is a Certified Practitioner in Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) and Jenna is Certified in Acupuncture from the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. She has taken courses in Mckenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy – an active treatment philosophy that emphasizes teaching the client how to manage and treat pain themselves. She is certified in both FMS (Functional Movement System) & SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment), which are comprehensive ways to assess how your whole body moves.She completed the STOTT Pilates Rehab Program for Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization. She also has taken all 6 levels of Polestar Pilates’ Comprehensive Program for Rehabilitation. Jenna believes in using an active-approach to build resiliency & looks forward to helping you reach your goals.Jenna enjoys using manual therapy and the pilates method of rehabilitation to improve both physical and emotional resiliency. Web Site: Jenna Peters
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