OUR TEAM

All our Registered Physiotherapists are University trained, licensed by, and registered with the College Of Physical Therapists of BC (CPTBC), and are members of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) as well as the Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC).

Our physiotherapists are extensively trained with decades of combined experience.  They continue extensive ongoing training in courses and conferences in the areas of sports medicine (through CASM and SPC), exercise science, orthopedics, acupuncture, ASTYM, sports specific return to sport rehab, manual therapy, obstetrics, workplace injuries, chronic pain management, vestibular rehabilitation, athletic/therapeutic taping as well as other general courses and conferences that continue to enhance our knowledge base.

 
           
       

 
           
        Fahim Kara, Registered Physiotherapist
 

Fahim recently graduated with a Masters in Physiotherapy from the University of British Columbia. From a young age, he has had a passion for sports and fitness, participating in a variety of sports at all levels. This has driven his enthusiasm for orthopaedic, manual therapy, and sports physiotherapy. His post-graduate training includes obtaining his Level 1 orthopaedic manual therapy certification and he plans to continue pursuing further education in this area. His clinical interests include injury prevention and rehabilitation; helping people return to the sports, activities, and hobbies they enjoy.

Fahim enjoys long distance running, soccer, and a variety of racquet sports (badminton, tennis, and squash). This has motivated his participation and achievement during the BMO Vancouver Half-Marathon, Vancouver Sun Run, various tournaments and recreational leagues.
 

 

 
           
        Faizal A. Esmail, Registered Physiotherapist
B.Sc., P.T., M.C.P.A
 

Faizal graduated from the University of British Columbia's Faculty of Medicine with a degree in Rehabilitation Medicine, Physical Therapy.  He is currently the Owner, Clinical Director and Practitioner at Port Moody Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.  He has covered numerous local, provincial, national and international sporting events including being on the Host Medical Team for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.  He has worked with community, high school, elite, Olympic and professional calibre athletes designing prehabilitation and post surgical rehabilitation programs for high performance athletes.  In addition to assessing and treating a wide variety of members of the community and all ranges of athletes in the clinic, his clinical passion is on designing and guiding these athletes through tailored, sports specific programs enabling them to maximize their performance.  

He has played youth soccer ( Burnaby & North Shore), adult soccer (UBC-SL, VMSL, BSL & PCSL) and futsal (Pro-Am Futsal League) at an elite level for many years with much success.  Many Local, Provincial, Western, National and International tournaments and championships. He has an extreme passion and interest in the sport and has been coaching soccer in the community for the past 6 years, including Development and Gold 1 Teams.  Faizal is a proud father of 2 boys who are deeply immersed in the local soccer and hockey communities.

 
           
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