CAMPT Member Profile
MSc P.T., BSc.
Juanit is a passionate and seasoned practitioner who aims for high-quality and pain-free living for her patients. After graduating from McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy, she went on to earn recognition from the Hamilton Reader’s Choice Awards as one of the city’s top physiotherapists for multiple years.rnrnCertified in Acupuncture and Active Release Therapy of the spine, Juanit successfully completed the Advanced Certificate of Manual and Manipulative Therapy (FCAMPT). Her orthopaedic training through this program, as well as the Diane Lee Integrated Systems Model approach, has advanced her assessment and treatment skills. In addition to her background treating workplace injuries and motor vehicle accident patients, she has extensive experience working with special populations, which include athletes, seniors, individuals coping with vestibular disorders (vertigo, dizziness and concussions) and patients recovering from strokes, rotator cuff repair, mastectomy/lumpectomy or spinal decompression surgeries.rnrnHow does Juanit summarize her treatment philosophy? Regular exercise and a precise plan are crucial in the recovery and prevention of injuries. Aside from enjoying an active lifestyle herself, Juanit is a busy mother of two girls. She likes to spend her spare time (if she has any!) mentoring students, meeting new people and globe-trotting to destinations like New Zealand, Spain, Tanzania, Argentina and Brazil.