Celeste Westra MSc.PT, Hons.B.H.K., FCAMPT
Celeste jointed the GRSM team in 2015. She graduated from Queen’s University in 2010 with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy degree. Prior to this, she obtained a Bachelor of Human Kinetics, Honors Movement Science degree from the University of Windsor in 2008. In 2017, Celeste successfully completed her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy from the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. She is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT). Fellows that have completed extensive post-graduate education have attained internationally recognized qualifications in hands-on manipulative therapy. They provide focused treatment based on research-guided techniques that speed up patient recovery while educating them about their condition to reduce the risk of relapse.
More recently, Celeste has completed her training in the management and treatment of pelvic floor conditions. She has also completed training in rehabilitation techniques in breast cancer management.
Celeste has a passion for learning and continues to take courses related to a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. Her clinical focus is on TMJ/TMD conditions, pelvic floor rehabilitation as well as the prevention and treatment of orthopaedic, musculoskeletal and sports injuries. Celeste is a hands-on
therapist that combines her manual therapy with an active exercise program for her clients.
In her spare time, Celeste enjoys running, hiking, gardening, reading, and travelling the world.
Physicians at GRSM specialize in sports medicine and are certified with the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine (CASM) . Our physicians provide expert medical care for both high performance athletes, recreational athletes and active individuals.
Physiotherapy at GRSM focuses on sport- and activity-specific rehabilitation. Our goal is to return you to your activity as soon and as safely as possible.
Active Release Therapy is a patented, state-of-the-art massage technique. The technique is soft tissue system/movement-based and treats problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves.
Our Registered Massage Therapists use preventative and restorative therapies to help you maintain, rehabilitate and improve physical function or relieve your pain.
Our Certified Athletic Therapists use a full range of treatments to rehabilitate, prevent injury and help you return safely to your sports and other activities.
Most foot problems are avoidable with proper preventative foot care and maintenance. Our goal at Feet on the Go is to provide the highest quality nursing foot care as a first line of defense against those foot issues that can detrimentally affect overall health and quality of life.