Jennifer Gonsalves completed her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario in 2009 which led her to a Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of British Columbia in 2012. She is registered with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia and is currently a member of the Physiotherapy Association of BC Orthopaedic Division. Jennifer has also studied Anatomical Acupuncture and is working towards completing her levels in Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy.
She works with clients with a variety of sports and orthopaedic injuries across the age spectrum. Jennifer also has experience in the rehabilitation of post-operative orthopaedic surgeries from acute inpatient to return to full sport level. In tailoring the treatment program to each individual, she facilitates her clients to achieve their specific and focussed goals. To achieve these results, she utilizes a manual therapy-based approach in addition to patient education, individualized exercise prescription and acupuncture.
Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys staying active playing soccer, running, cycling, snowboarding and doing yoga.