Physiotherapists

Ian Hallworth

What is your role at the GSSMC?

Physical Therapist and Director, Rehabilitation Services

What is your main area of practice?

I have worked as a physical therapist at the Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic since 1996 with a special interest in knee injuries

What did you study and where?

I hold four degrees from the University of Alberta: one in Education with four years teaching K-9; one in Physical Education, along with national certification in Athletic Therapy together with graduate courses in sport performance and exercises physiology; a Physical Therapy degree, along with national certifications in sports physical therapy; and a Master’s Degree in Rehabilitation Science. 

Do you have any specific research interests & publications? 

In 2014, I completed a Master’s of Science degree in Rehabilitation Science with a thesis related to my interest in knee injuries.

Do you work specific days/hours?

Monday to Friday from 6:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Are you affiliated with any teams?

Over the past 30 years, I have been involved in national and international event and work as a therapist and consultant with the University of Alberta Varsity Athletics, the Alberta Ballet, the Edmonton Eskimos and the Edmonton Oilers. 

What is your favourite way to stay active? 

Being active with my family either in the gym, playing tennis, cycling, hiking, and skiing.