David Ridgewell, MPT, BScKin
David has aspired to be a physiotherapist since playing competitive level soccer and swimming while growing up in Kelowna, BC. He graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology, before completing his Master of Physical Therapy at UBC.
During his time in Calgary David gained experience at the University of Calgary Sports Medicine Centre, Jordan Strength and Conditioning at the Olympic Oval, and Crash Conditioning – an elite hockey training centre for NCAA, AHL, WHL and NHL players. David also played for the UofC Dino’s Varsity Men’s soccer team in 2008/09.
David completed his Sport Physiotherapy Canada’s Sports First Responder certification and has since gained on field experience with the Mountain United FC Premier soccer teams. David is certified in acupuncture from CAFCI, and is working towards completing a Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy. In 2016 David completed Level 1 of the NeuroKinetic Therapy Approach. He has learned from his own sport related injuries and surgeries and strives to use these experiences to deliver quality care.
Outside of physiotherapy, David trains for sprint distance triathlon, enjoys yoga, hiking, tennis, squash, and Olympic lifting. He also loves all board sports including wakeboarding, wake surfing, and snowboarding.
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