Djoanna (DJ) brings over 25 years of experience to MedRehab and has been with the company since 2002. She is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapist Association and holds numerous certifications in Medical Acupuncture, Combined Decongestive Therapy (Integrated Lymphatic Drainage), Integrative lifestyle medicine and Advanced Lumbopelvic Complex Therapy. DJ is also an Authorizer for Mobility Devices, and Pressure Modification Devices under the Ontario Ministry of Health.
DJ is our senior lead Physiotherapist and specializes in a variety of treatment techniques including manual therapy, yoga for scoliosis, patient specific exercise programs, acupuncture, and lymphatic drainage. Her vast experience covers many areas of long-term care and complex rehabilitation: geriatrics, post-surgical conditions, sports injuries, work related injuries, cancer rehabilitation, chronic pain, orthopedic conditions, TMJ, headache, and concussions.
When she is not treating her patient she enjoys cycling, yoga, badminton, spinning classes and she started learning cross country skiing.
Many patients have benefited from DJ’s care and compassion she holds for them and her pleasant, friendly personality is appreciated by all.