PT, BA(Hon) Kin, MScPT, MCPA
Roberto is a registered physiotherapist. He obtained his Master of Science degree in Physiotherapy at McMaster University, and previously a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Kinesiology at York University. As a former member of the Canadian national soccer team, representing Canada at the U-17 world cup qualifying, Roberto pursued his dream of playing soccer professionally in England for 3 years. Roberto understands the importance of injury prevention, treatment, and recovery from both a physical and psychological perspective.
Roberto’s experience as a high level athlete in combination with his knowledge and experience as a physiotherapist has enabled him to fulfill his passion for helping people overcome injury. His treatment plans incorporate a combination of hands-on techniques, education, and exercise prescription to reduce pain and optimize a person’s functional independence. He offers additional skills and knowledge in acupuncture, muscle energy techniques, athletic taping, manual therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, and concussion management.
Roberto believes his role as a physiotherapist is to provide a collaborative individualized treatment plan created to address your needs and lifestyle. His goal is to maximize your recovery to return to your favourite sport, hobby, or work, promote self-management strategies, and prevent the recurrence of injury.
Outside of the clinic, Roberto is very active still playing soccer competitively, keeping fit at the gym, and spending time with friends and family.