Patient Care Philosophy:
Main focuses are orthopaedics and neurology. Laura helps her patients reach their rehabilitation goals using her experience in Manual Therapy, Exercise Prescription, and Acupuncture.
Laura has a strong interest in fitness and exercise. Currently her main focuses are plyometric training, running, and biking. In the past, she has been an aerobics instructor and has run two ½ marathons. Other interests include singing, piano, travelling, and spending time with family and friends.
|2003||Bachelor of Science (Honours) from Memorial University of Newfoundland|
|2003 – 2005||Mental Health Counsellor: Canadian Mental Health Association of Chatham-Kent, ON|
|2007||Master of Science in Physiotherapy from McMaster University|
|2007||Staff Physiotherapist at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton, ON, as well as at an orthopaedic clinic in Hamilton, ON|
|2009 – Present||
Registered Physiotherapist at St. Catharines Physiotherapy Centre
Post-graduate education in Manual Therapy through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (Levels 1through 3 successfully completed)
Post-graduate education in Acupuncture through Acupuncture Canada (AFCI): Certified in
Acupuncture (Levels 1and 2 successfully completed)