Nicholas Yu, MPhty, BA (Kin), CSCS
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Nick joined GRSM in May 2018. Nick completed his Master of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney, Bachelor of Kinesiology degree at the University of Western Ontario and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Prior to GRSM, Nick has worked as a registered physiotherapist in a multi-disciplinary private practice in Australia, where he has undertaken numerous courses for the shoulder, lower back, hip and tendinopathies. Nick has provided on-field coverage and clinical treatment for a wide variety of sports at various levels including youth, collegiate and professional levels including baseball, basketball, hockey and soccer. His previous experiences have included working as the head physiotherapist for the Sydney Blue Sox of the Australian Baseball League (MLB Winter League) and student athletic therapist for the University of Western Ontario’s Varsity Men’s Basketball team. Nick combines his passion for movement with a detailed assessment, manual therapy techniques, individualized strength/exercise program and preventative strategies to optimize rehabilitation with the aim to empower and to get patients better than they were before!
As a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS), Nick is able to create exercise programs for clients to workout around injuries or to improve performance.
In his free time, Nick enjoys playing various sports, working out, drinking coffee and cheering for the San Francisco Giants and Toronto Raptors!
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.