Cindy graduated from UBC and for over 25 years, she has continually upgraded her knowledge and skills to provide a global approach to treating muscle, nerve and joint pain. She has worked for the Canadian military, The Scarborough Hospital in Toronto and private physiotherapy clinics in Quebec, Ontario and Sherwood Park, Alberta.
Cindy uses her knowledge and experience to assess pain problems in detail. The choice of advanced orthopedic manual therapy assessment and IMS evaluation of neuropathic pain identify potential sources of pain.
Carlie completed her Masters of Physical Therapy at the University of British Columbia after obtaining her Bachelor of Human Kinetics. She has a comprehensive athletic background which includes playing for the UBC Varsity Women’s Ice Hockey team, instructing ice hockey camps, and volunteering at various sporting events such as the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and the National Netball Championships. Carlie has worked in Vancouver for the past 6 years in a private practice setting and is moving to Alberta in May 2017.
Carlie assesses her patients as a whole, identifying abnormal postures, movement patterns and extrinsic factors that may be contributing to an injury. Her treatment approach combines manual therapy, acupuncture, IMS, exercise prescription and taping to assist her patients in reaching their goals.
Lena joined the team at Global Physiotherapy in March 2017. She brings with her over 26 years of clinical experience. She is a 1990 graduate of the Sutherland and Chan Massage School and Teaching Clinic, in Toronto. Over the years she has worked in several different settings and pursued continued professional training.
She will tailor her treatments according to your case history and specific areas of need. Her most recent training is in Stamina massage therapy.
Stamina massage therapy is a full body treatment addressing the entire kinetic chain. It aligns and enables the key muscles to engage properly, providing longer lasting results, improved posture, and usually little-to-no post treatment soreness. She looks forward to supporting you in your journey of health and wellness!
Yvonne completed a Master of Science in Physical Therapy degree and a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Alberta. She has worked in a private practice setting since 2010 and has completed numerous post graduate courses. She enjoys working with all age groups and conditions with a special interest in musculoskeletal injuries, return to sport and physical activity, and post-operative rehabilitation. She values the importance of educating her clients on their diagnosis and injury prevention, and uses techniques in manual therapy combined with acupuncture, dry needling and active exercise to achieve optimal function and a speedy recovery.
Outside of work, Yvonne enjoys spending time with her husband and two young boys participating in outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, swimming, biking, skating and snowboarding. She also maintains an active lifestyle running & weight training.
*Jeri is currently on maternity leave.
Jeri graduated from the University of Alberta and has over 5 years of experience as a physiotherapist working in private practice. She has had the pleasure of working predominantly with an active population and enjoys their motivation and seeing them return to the activities that drive them. Jeri currently works Tuesdays and Thursdays starting at 7 am and Saturdays starting at 8 am at Global Physiotherapy in Sherwood Park.
Jeri has her level 1 certification in manual therapy and is certified in acupuncture. She also has specific training in dealing with women’s health issues, which include pelvic floor dysfunction. Jeri is currently pursuing further course work in manual therapy and is trained in the application of Global Physiotherapy’s unique laser and Regenerative Photon TherapyTMsystem to promote soft tissue healing and decrease symptoms.