Pierre graduated from the University of Ottawa Physiotherapy program in 2008, and obtained his diploma in Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 2016. Prior to becoming a physiotherapist, Pierre was a Registered Massage Therapist (Ontario) for 10 years, treating a variety of office and sports-related injuries, and promoting injury prevention. Some professional development courses have been in Gunn IMS dry needling, Myofascial Release, Muscle Energy Techniques, and Cranio-Sacral Techniques. Future professional development goals include pursuing more courses in fascial release, treatment of neurodynamic limitations, hand/wrist limitations, as well as TMJ dysfunctions.
Pierre’s athletic background varies from cycling (road and mountain), track, cross-country and road running, has qualified twice to represent Canada at the World Duathlon Championships, as well as the World Solo 24-hour Mountain Bike Championships. Following the completion of his Physiotherapy program, he completed an 11,000 km cycling trip across Canada.