Travis is the co-owner and Director of Rehabilitation at ØRKA Performance. He graduated with a Masters of Physiotherapy from Dalhousie University in Halifax, N.S. in 2013 as well as a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, NB in 2011.
He received his Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division in 2018. He is a Fellow with the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists (FCAMPT) and a mentor with the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Travis also received his Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) through the University of British Columbia, Acupuncture Certification through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada, and Diagnostic Imaging Certification through University of Alberta which allows him to order Xrays, MSK Ultrasounds and MRI\’s when appropriate.
Originally from Charlottetown, PEI, he is on Physiotherapy Alberta’s restricted activity roster for spinal manipulation, ordering diagnostic imaging, and dry needing. He holds secondary certifications in Stretch to Win – Fascial Stretch Therapy®, Mobilisation of the Myofascial System (MMS) / Structural Myofascial Therapy (SFMT®), Mulligan Concepts, Neurological Proprioceptive Kinesio-Taping, and Custom Knee Bracing.
Having treated athletes ranging from youth sport and collegiate to the professional level (ie. NHL, Olympian), his clinical philosophy is not only rooted in evidence-based rehabilitation, but also in future injury prevention, all with the ultimate goal of empowering the patient/athlete with knowledge to continue to assist them on a road to functional and pain-free lifestyle.