Anthony Yong BScPT, FCAMT, BPE, Dry Needling

Manual Physical Therapist | West Henday |Sherwood Park
Anthony graduated from the Physical Therapy program at the University of Alberta. Since graduating, he has successfully completed the Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic and Manual Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and is registered as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy. He has also completed the Spinal Manipulation and Advanced Spinal Manipulation Certifications through Swodeam Institute. As an adjunct to manual therapy techniques and treatments, Anthony has also certified in Biomedical Dry Needling and Advanced Biomedical Dry Needling techniques.

His involvement with athletics includes: Physical Therapist for the Edmonton Rush Lacrosse Club of the NLL, Medical Advisory Board member with World Health, instructor of injury management and general stretching classes at the Running Room, Physical Therapist of the Saint Albert/Spruce Grove Saints Junior A Hockey Club, Assistant Therapist for the Edmonton Eskimos Football Club, Physical Therapist for the 2001 IAAF World Track and Field Championships, and U of A Varsity Athletics to list a few.

Clinically, Anthony has a special interest in the rehabilitation of spinal (neck and back) injuries and helping to prepare future Physical Therapists as a Clinical Placement Instructor for Physical therapy students from the University of Alberta. Anthony combines manual therapy and active exercise programs in assisting in the optimal recovery of his patients. He also speaks Cantonese for those who may require a Cantonese speaking Physical Therapist.

Read Blog Posts from Anthony:

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