Yvonne Keats

Yvonne Keats, physiotherapist

Yvonne Keats, Physiotherapist

MScPT, BScKin, CAFCI, FDN

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.

Yvonne joined Global Physiotherapy Sherwood Park Inc. in October 2017 and she is currently on a maternity leave.

Yvonne’s qualifications include:

  • Master of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, 2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (with distinction), University of Alberta, 2007
  • The Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute: Certificate of Anatomical Acupuncture, 2012
  • Kinetacore Functional Dry Needling: Level 1 – Applications for Pain Management & Sports Injuries, 2015
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Professional affiliations:

  • Member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association
  • Registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Alberta

Continuing Education Courses include:

  • Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual & Manipulative Physiotherapy: Levels 1, 2 & 3 – Upper and Lower Quadrants
  • Jim Meadows Peripheral Joint Manipulation
  • Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Symposium 2014
  • Active Shoulder Clinical Seminar: Level 1 – Mastering the Shoulder, 2016
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Yvonne’s Sports and Interests

  • hiking
  • camping
  • swimming
  • biking
  • running
  • skating
  • snow boarding
  • weight training
  • busy parent to three children