Patrick Simmons is originally from Dalhousie, New Brunswick. In 2008, he completed his Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with honours at the University of Moncton. After completing a Masters of Health Sciences in Physiotherapy at the University of Ottawa, he began working in private orthopaedic practice.
Pat received his Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy and has been a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT) since 2015. He believes in a client focused “hands on” approach to assessment and treatment. He also has his Part B with the McKenzie Institute International and has completed an introductory course with the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. He has also followed advanced training through the University of British Columbia (UBC) and is a Gunn IMS certified practitioner. This accreditation allows him as a physiotherapist to perform intramuscular stimulation and dry needling.
Pat has played soccer for the past 20 years, including two years with the University of Moncton varsity team. He has also coached youth soccer for several summers and strongly believes in team work.