CAMPT Member Profile
MPT, MSc, BMSc
Amy VanSchyndel is a Registered Physiotherapist at Physiotherapy Alliance, who primarily works in the New Hamburg location. Amy graduated from Western University with an Honours Bachelor of Medical Science in 2011, a Master of Science in 2013 and a Master of Physical Therapy in 2015. She also completed her Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physical Therapy Diploma and is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy. Amy’s areas of interest and post-graduate education include courses in manual therapy, Integrated Dry Needling, concussion management, and vestibular rehabilitation. She is dedicated to providing compassionate, client-centred care through education, manual therapy, and exercise prescription; and is actively taking courses to learn American Sign Language in order to increase accessibility of physiotherapy services to all members of the community. She is also well-versed in the dance industry and has experience treating various dance-related injuries. Amy is the President of the Kitchener-Waterloo District of the Ontario Physiotherapy Association, and has been on the Executive Committee since 2016.
Amy dedicates her spare time to the art of dance, inspiring young dancers to discover their creative passion through both choreography and performance. She spends the rest of her free time hiking, dancing, doing yoga, and spending quality time with her family and friends.