OUR PHYSICAL THERAPISTS
Physical Therapist/IMS/Dry Neddling, M.Sc.PT, CAFCI
Derrick Broks is a sports and manual physiotherapist who works with professional and amateur athletes, as well as people of all ages and backgrounds from the general public. His choice of a career in physiotherapy arose from a keen interest in his own recovery from injuries sustained in sports.
Derrick graduated from the University of Alberta with a Master's degree in Physical Therapy in 2010. Since then, he has continued to develop his knowledge and expertise within the field of physiotherapy. To date, he is accredited in Anatomical Acupuncture, Integrated Dry Needling (IMS), Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Functional Movement Screening (FMS), Spinal and Peripheral Joint Manipulation, Crossfit Level 1 Olympic Lifting, Kinesio Taping, and Stott Pilates Mat Work.
Derrick defines his success through his ability to educate his clients about their conditions and use his knowledge to develop personalized solutions. He prides himself on an ability to find the solution to new injuries and also communicate methods for his patient to decrease their risk of future injury.
Outside of the clinic, Derrick is a fitness enthusiast and enjoys keeping active with weight training, Olympic lifting, Crossfit, curling and tennis.
Physical Therapist / IMS / Dry Needling, M.Sc.PT
Danny completed his Bachelor of Science (Honours) and Master of Science in Physiotherapy at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He worked numerous years in Ontario as a Physiotherapist seeing a diverse population of athletes, weekend warriors, and the general population of all ages.
Professional development is a priority for Danny. His post-graduate courses include Neurokinetic Therapy (NKT), Functional Dry Needling (IMS), medical acupuncture, Selective Functional Movement Assessments (SFMA), Myofascial/Soft Tissue Release Techniques, and Graston.
He enjoys utilizing a well-rounded diagnostic/treatment approach to understand the issues at hand and always uniquely caters to his treatments and exercises specifically for his patients. Danny believes symptom management is important, but finding the root issue of problems is the key to long-term success. In achieving this, he will address dysfunctional compensating patterns and treat the body as a whole system. Danny has a strong interest in musculoskeletal/orthopedic conditions. Not only does he specialize in rehabilitation, but he also focuses on preventative rehabilitation and injury prevention.
Danny’s current and past activities include basketball, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, karate, snowboarding, and golf. He also dedicates his spare time to working out at the gym.