Derek completed his Honors Bachelor of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa. He continued his studies at the University of Manitoba where he completed his Master of Science in Physical Therapy. Derek is also committed to pursuing continuing education courses such as active tissue release, sports/K-taping, acupuncture and vestibular rehab. He plans on taking courses in dry needling and Mulligan Technique in the coming year.
Derek has completed continued education in:
McKenzie Institute Part A Lumbar Spine
Vestibular Rehabilitation (APTEI)
Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Acupuncture & Dry Needling (Meridian Health Education)
Advanced Lumbo-Pelvic (APTEI)
Derek has special interest in manual therapy and exercise for his treatment regime with emphasis on education to empower his patients to be able to stay healthy and prevent re-injury.
In his spare time, Derek is busy at home with his kids and is a huge Sens fan. He looks forward to helping you reach your goals and provide you with the tools to accomplish them.