Areej Alqishawi DPT, BSc, Dry Needling

Physical Therapist | Riverbend
Raised in St. Albert, Alberta, Areej obtained her Bachelor of Science from
the University of Alberta before moving to Melbourne, Australia to complete
her Doctorate of Physiotherapy.

While living in Melbourne, she worked as a Sports Trainer with amateur
Australian Rules Football teams, providing amateur athletes with injury
care on and off the field. Areej also obtained her level 1 Pilates
certification from the Australian Pilates and Physiotherapy Institute.

To achieve the best results, Areej believes in a holistic approach to
patient care that is goal-oriented and grounded in evidence-based research.
Areej is a firm believer in preventative care and that education is an
essential part of the physiotherapy journey. She aims to educate her
patients while helping them achieve their physiotherapy goals.

Outside of the clinic, Areej enjoys spending time with family and friends,
cooking, and staying active at the gym.

Areej is also certified in Dry Needling and is able to provide physiotherapy services in Arabic.

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Riverbend (780) 437-5141