Physiotherapist, Lymphedema Therapist

Sue graduated from Montreal’s McGill University in 1989. For 25 years she has had the privilege of doing clinical work at various locations in the Ottawa region where she has treated a wide variety of musculoskeletal injuries. Her practice comes with a strong background in orthopaedics. For six years, she was a registered instructor with the Ottawa Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and involved with it’s system of continuing education.

Sue’s approach to treatment is constantly evolving as she regularly completes new certifications. She successfully completed her Intermediate (1997) and Advanced (2003) Manual Therapy exams and is now a qualified Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy. She has also completed a course in Dry Needling (2009) and the first part of the certification exams (2010) with the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. This has allowed her to incorporate new skills in her clinical practice to help meet all her clients’ needs.

Sue is an approved Blue Cross provider for Veterans.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Anatomy Trains: Myofacial Meridians
  • Level 1, Acupuncture (AFCI) - 2010
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 1
  • Explain Pain (Mosely)
  • Introductory Vodder Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Shoulder Treatment Level 1, 2 Lynn Watson
  • Manual Therapy Courses, Thorax, Pelvis, Craniovertebral, Hypermobility Lumbar Spine
  • Advanced (Part B) Manual and Manipulative Therapy Exams - 2003
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Muscle Imbalances Level 1, 2 (Sahrmans)
  • Lymphedema Certification, Klose, 2016
  • Rehabilitation Strategies for Patients with Cancer, 2016
  • Kinesiotaping, 2017
  • Currently enrolled in: Preserving the Active Hip: New Advances in Hip Rehabilitation for Physiotherapists

CREDENTIALS

  • Registered Physiotherapist
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist

WHERE I STUDIED

  • B.Sc. in Physical Therapy, McGill University, 1989

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
  • Canadian Physiotherapy Association, Acupuncture and Orthopaedic Division
  • Acupunture Foundation of Canada
  • Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy

HOURS

Tuesday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 4:00pm

Languages

  • English