Closed for Family Day

February 15th, 2019 in News

Happy Family Day! We encourage you to get active with your families today. Just a reminder that all of our clinics are closed on Monday, February 18, 2019. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.    

Congratulations to Blake and Nicholas!

February 1st, 2019 in News

Congratulations to Blake Scott and Nicholas Yu who have completed their certifications to become Registered Physiotherapists in Ontario. We are pleased to have these two experienced physiotherapists as part of our team!

Pelvic Physiotherapy Program Expanding

February 1st, 2019 in News

Our physiotherapists continue to develop their skill sets, meaning that we are now able to offer more in our Pelvic Physiotherapy Program. At our Cambridge clinic, Caitlyn Goodfellow and Stephanie Buck are certified to treat numerous conditions. At our Kitchener-South clinic, Stephanie Higgins is now offering Pelvic Physiotherapy services with a special focus on pre […]

Now Offering Saturday Hours at Kitchener-South

January 28th, 2019 in News

In an effort to serve you better, we have increased our service offering on Saturdays in our Kitchener-South  clinic. We have the following providers offering Saturday appointment hours: Dr. Thinisia Thiruchelvam, BKin (Hons), D.C. – Doctor of Chiropractic Christian Gomez, RMT – Registered Massage Therapist Nicolette Sahner, RMT – Registered Massage Therapist  

Shockwave Doesn’t Have to Hurt to Work

January 16th, 2019 in News, Resources

Injury Tip by: Dr. C. Feng Lee, BSc, DC Doctor of Chiropractic Radial Pulsed Wave Therapy commonly referred to as Shockwave Therapy is a safe and highly effective technique used in physical medicine for the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. Shockwave therapy is especially effective for difficult, chronic and painful disorders.  There are 2 types of […]

How Do I Avoid Injury After Playing Hockey?

January 3rd, 2019 in Coaches Resources, News

Injury Tip by: DAVID BURNETT , BScH, MScPT Registered Physiotherapist After a game or training session, cool down by gradually reducing the intensity of your skating on ice, or by walking or cycling on an exercise bike off ice, for about 5 minutes to allow the body and the cardiovascular system to gradually return to its […]

Skates Are Tough on Feet

December 14th, 2018 in Coaches Resources, News

Hockey Skates can be tough on feet. What can you do to change that? The flat surface and small base of support on the blade means the foot may have to work overtime to get good contact which can lead to a change in foot shape and position. This can also throw off the joints […]

We’re Hiring!

December 7th, 2018 in News

REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST   Grand River Sports Medicine Centre (GRSM) is a multidisciplinary full-service sports medicine centre with facilities in Kitchener and Cambridge, ON.  GRSM treats sports and exercise-related injuries through a comprehensive biomechanical assessment and a sport specific treatment plan. Our staff includes Sports Medicine Physicians, Physiotherapists, Massage Therapists, Athletic Therapists, Pedorthist, Chiropractors, Bracing […]

Welcome Back Cara!

December 7th, 2018 in News

  Cara Kasdorf, our Registered Dietitian, has returned from her maternity leave and will be working at the Kitchener Downtown clinic 2 evenings per month. Try out this easy recipe that Cara shared with us for a healthy treat at home!  

Welcome Back Chelsea!

December 3rd, 2018 in News

  Chelsea Salfarlie re-joined GRSM on November 21st in the role of part time Marketing Assistant.