Sonia Gashgarian is a registered physiotherapist who graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo before attaining her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto. Sonia has completed courses in sports taping and basic kinesio-taping, as well as the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy and Mulligan Concept. She also has specialized training in pelvic floor physiotherapy, concussion management, vestibular rehabilitation and her APTEI Acupuncture and Dry Needling Certification.
Through her participation in competitive sports, Sonia had surgery on both of her knees. As a result, she has a better understanding of the patient experience, and the rehabilitation process inspired an interest in physiotherapy as a profession. Sonia’s previous work experience has allowed her to develop a well-rounded approach to treating a variety of conditions.
Sonia uses a variety of treatment techniques to help patients feel better and return to their regular activities as soon as possible. Her individualized treatments may include the following: education, joint mobilizations, exercise prescription, soft tissue release, trigger point release, taping, acupuncture and dry needling, and/or cupping.