Paula completed her Masters of Science in Physiotherapy at McMaster University and obtained her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (Honors) from Western University. She is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. She has interests in further enhancing her skills in musculoskeletal, neurological, and concussion management.
As a former competitive alpine ski racer and soccer player, Paula received physiotherapy for a variety of injuries since the age of 11. These experiences have enabled her to bring the patient perspective into her practice. After having to leave competitive sports, Paula continued being involved in the sports community as the Student Athletic Therapist for the Varsity Cross Country Team and President of the Kinesiology Students’ Association at Western University.
Paula has experience working in both the hospital and clinical setting, including adult and paediatric populations. As a recent graduate, Paula is up to date on the latest physiotherapy evidence and is excited to incorporate evidence-based practices into her treatment. Paula is passionate about empowering her patients to take control of their rehab journey and achieve their goals.