Laura Peterson

Registered Physiotherapist


Qualifications

  • Private Practice Physiotherapist since 2007 in Sports and Orthopaedic clinics

Education

  • Master of Physical Therapy, UBC, 2006
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with Honours, SFU, 2004 with a Thesis in Neuro-rehabilitation
  • Schroth-Barcelona C2 Advanced Certified Scoliosis Physiotherapy Treatment
  • ISICO’s Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis Level 1 Certification
  • UBC GUNN IMS certification
  • Certification in Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Physical Therapy
  • Level 1 Certification with Acupuncture Canada
  • Mat 1 and Movement Principles Pilates Instructor Training

Expertise

  • Scoliosis & Scheuermann’s Kyphosis Specific Treatment in Adults and Children
  • Acupuncture
  • Diploma in Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Physical Therapy
  • Rheumatoid and Osteoarthritis
  • Manual Therapy
  • Back, Neck and Joint Pain

Interests

  • Running/ hiking
  • Yoga
  • Travel
  • Snowshoeing
  • Oil painting