Paul graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1998. He has gone on to specialize in orthopaedics completing a Certificate of Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2000, a Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2001 and a Certificate of Gunn IMS, Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS) in 2008. Paul McIntyre opened Broadmead Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Clinic in 2002. Their philosophy is “A Body in Motion Stays in Motion”. To keep your body in motion he focuses on quality patient care with an emphasis on manual and manipulative therapy, Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) in conjunction with exercise and education. Paul has special interests in spinal and shoulder dysfunction as well as sports injuries. Paul has worked with a variety of athletes ranging from those dreaming of one day being an Olympian to Olympians. Paul has taught the fourth year medical students at University of Victoria as well as physiotherapists pursuing their specialization in manual therapy.
Judith earned a DPT from the University of Manitoba in 1977 and a BScPT from the University of Alberta in 1980. She completed her Intermediate Diploma in 1989 and Advanced Diploma in 1995. She completed her Gunn IMS training in 2003. She has been private practioner since 1983 and has been teaching orthopaedic manual therapy courses since 1995. She is currently practising and teaching in Edmonton, Alberta
Sharon studied Physiotherapy at McMaster University and has worked in sports and orthopedic private practices in Toronto, Seattle and Vancouver since 1997. As well as her Diploma in Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, she is certified by the Institute for the Study and Treatment of Pain (iSTOP) as a GunnIMS practitioner and by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. To compliment her clinical practice she assists in teaching at UBC for the Department of Physical Therapy. Sharon combines her personal experience with injury, sports, and activity to create a one-on-one treatment approach which is grounded in education, manual therapy, exercise prescription and IMS or Acupuncture. New assessments and follow up appointments are 45 min & 30 min respectively.
Scott Sherman graduated in 1991 from the University of Saskatchewan and began working as an outpatient physical therapist in Calgary. He has an extensive background in hockey working with SAJHL, WHL, Olympic, and NHL level players. He also has an extensive golf background playing at a national level as a junior and maintaining a scratch handicap at the mens level. He received his Part B Manipulative Therapy certification in 1995 and Gunn IMS in 2000. His interests lie primarily in the treatment and management of acute and chronic spinal disorders. He also has treated TMJ disorders since graduating and has numerous years of experience treating both surgical and non-surgical patients. The majority of his clientele are post-motor vehicle accident patients.
He has been co-owner/director of Panther Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Centres for over 20 years and contributed immensely to their growth and development. Panther Sports Medicine also hosts orthopedic surgery consultations out of their facilities. These consultations are by referral only and expedited by the attending physical therapist.
Mark graduated from University of Toronto in 1999 with a background in molecular biology & immunology. He had subsequently obtained Masters in Physical Therapy in 2005 through advanced standing option from the same university.
Mark has extensive experience in Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in addition to treating degenerative conditions. He has also been practicing acupuncture for many years and has obtained Certification from the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute (AFCI) in 2002. He is also a certified GUNN IMS (Intramuscular Stimulation) practitioner. He later on obtained Certification in Gokavi Transverse Technique (CGTTP) in Dry Needling. He has received his Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Diploma in 2002 and subsequently obtained the Advanced Diploma.
Mark’s treatment approach involves using manual therapy techniques to restore various tissue mobility followed by specific exercises to restore function and prevent injury recurrence. Comprehensive education is given to empower the client to maintain and maximize their physical capabilities. Having completed marathons, he also has special interests in running and other endurance sports.
Mark is also a team member in a multi-disciplinary pain clinic in Markham that provides Botox injection for chronic muscle spasm and PRP (Platlet-Rich Plasma) injection for ligamentous instability.
Mark treats patients at Woodbine Physiotherapy.
J’ai gradué de l’Université Laval en 2004. J’ai par la suite travaillé 3 ans à Vancouver, où j’ai complété ma formation GunnIMS. J’ai ensuite travaillé 4 ans chez Maheu Killens et terminé mon Diplôme Avancé en thérapie manuelle en 2010. J’ai acquis la clinique de physiothérapie Amplitude à New Richmond en Gaspésie en 2013 et y travaille depuis. J’enseigne présentement les niveaux 1 et 2 inférieur à l’AQPMO, en plus de siéger sur le CA.
I graduated from university in 1994 with a BSc in Physiotherapy from Curtin University, Australia. I worked for ten years in Australia, UK and Canada, the returned to Australia to complete my two masters degrees in Manipulative and Sports Physiotherapy at Curtin University. I also became a pilates instructor (Dance Medicine Australia) and taught evidence based practice at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and was a clinical supervisor in the Masters Manipulative Therapy Program. My research has been published on throwing velocity and jump height in elite water polo players and now I work in a private practice clinic in Barrie and from my home clinic.
Abiodun joined the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy as a Fellow in 2013. She had completed her advanced curriculum and examination system which satisfies the credentialing requirements of the IFOMPT and consequently got her full Membership of the Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MACP), United Kingdom in 2008. She obtained her MSc in Manual Therapy, a culmination of the advance training from Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK in 2010. Her MSc research was published in December of 2011. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy from the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1996. Her goal to be an Orthopaedic Manual Therapist started with obtaining certification in Orthopedic Manual Therapy from Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia in 2003. She employs the Bio-Psycho-Social model for pain management and uses a wide variety of hands-on Musculo-skeletal treatment and management skills set in her Out-patient Orthopaedic practice. She is certified in the use of Cognitive- Behavioral Approach to pain in Physical Therapy. Hence she empowers her clients through self-management and coping skills training to facilitate their self-efficacy. She enjoys traveling, running and strength training.
Dave graduated from the University of Alberta‘s Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. Since graduation, he has built an extremely busy private practice in Grande Prairie, AB. and he is currently the owner of Kinesis Physical Therapy Corp.rnrnDave has a special interest in sports medicine, workplace ergonomics, temporomandibular joint dysfunction and chronic pain management utilizing Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS). He has obtained a certificate in the application of Intramuscular Stimulation and an advanced diploma in manual therapy through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.rnrnAlong with working in private practice, Dave has worked as a consultant for the Grande Prairie Storm hockey team, the Grande Prairie Driller’s football team and with the Alberta Sport Development Centre Northwest. He has volunteered with Team Alberta at numerous Arctic and Canada Winter Games and has also worked as a part-time instructor at Grande Prairie Regional College in the Department of Physical Education, Athletics and Kinesiology. He enjoys balancing the responsibilities of being a husband, father and physical therapist.rn