Charlotte Dowhaniuk

Charlotte Dowhaniuk, Physiotherapist

BScPT, Medical Acupuncture Certified

Charlotte graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy with Distinction. She has over 25 years of orthopaedic experience and enjoys treating people of all ages from 3-month-old infants to journeyed 90-year-olds and the challenges faced with each condition. Continuing education is of utmost importance to enhance her skills and knowledge and she was taught that the most challenging patients are the best teachers. Charlotte loves combining Western and Eastern medicine to treat the whole of a person for their overall wellness.

Charlotte joined Global Physiotherapy in the spring of 2018.

Charlotte’s qualifications include:

  • Advanced Diploma of Manual Therapy
  • Certificate Program of Medical Acupuncture – Dr. Steven K. Aung
  • International Training and Exchange Certificate of TCM – Beijing, China

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic and Acupuncture Divisions
  • Registered with the Physiotherapy Alberta College and Association
  • Pro K Tape Academy of Canada
  • Member of the Dr. Aung Acupuncture Club

Recent Continuing Education courses include:

  • Laser and Regenerative Photonic Therapy continuing education
  • Level 5 Manual Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Mastering the Shoulder
  • Qi Gong Level 2
  • K-Taping Pro
  • Scalp Acupuncture
  • Sports Acupuncture
  • Ultimate Back – from Rehabilitation to the Elite Athlete

Charlotte’s Sports and Interests

  • Plays women’s ice hockey in the winter and ball hockey in the summer
  • Camping
  • Supporting her two teenage athlete children with their sports