What is your role at the GSSMC?
Physical Therapist and team lead for the Shoulder Team.
What is your main area of practice?
Musculoskeletal and sports injuries. I have a special interest in shoulder injuries and hockey injuries. I participate in shoulder multidisciplinary clinics.
What did you study and where?
I received a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta in 2011. I previously received a Bachelor of Physical Education Degree with Distinction in 2008 also from the University of Alberta. At this time I played for the University of Alberta Pandas varsity hockey team as a goaltender. I am certified in Functional Dry needling/IMS from Kinetacore, Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, and can order diagnostic imaging.
Do you work specific days/hours?
Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
What is your favourite way to stay active?
Hockey, volleyball, softball, yoga, hiking, cycling