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Mike Potkonyak

Let us help you find the perfect PT

Locations

Kinatex Physio Markham
5995 14th Avenue, A2B
Markham, Ontario
Wed 9:00 am - 11:00 am  
Fri 9:00 am - 11:00 am  

Biography

Mike graduated with an honors degree in physiotherapy from Queen’s University in 2004, he has also completed his kinesiology degree in 1997 from Simon Fraser University and has an extensive background in exercise prescription, exercise therapy and personal training. Mike has taken a number of orthopedic and manual therapy courses and is in the process of completing his intermediate diploma of advanced manual and manipulative therapy. He has specialized in the assessment and treatment of the lumbar spine, neck, shoulder and sacroiliac joint. Mike is also trained in acupuncture and is certified by the Canadian Acupuncture Foundation. Mike has been involved in competing in a number of sports at an elite/professional level, including both tennis and soccer. He has developed a special interest in biomechanics, muscle balance, joint stability and functional movement retraining in treating musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction. Mike provides an evidence-based approach to his treatment sessions as well as implementing biomechanical solutions along with manual therapy, modalities and exercise. Working closely with his patients Mike will provide a client centered approach to help speed your recovery and assist you in avoiding further episodes of a similar nature in the future.

Offered Services 61 Services

Active Release Technique Active Release Technique Acupuncture Acupuncture Arthritis and Osteoporosis Arthritis and Osteoporosis Car Accident Injuries Car Accident Injuries Cardiovascular Conditions Cardiovascular Conditions Chronic Impairments Chronic Impairments Chronic Pain Clubfoot Treatment Compression Stockings Compression Stockings Electrical Stimulation Electrical Stimulation Exercise Program Design Falls Prevention Falls Prevention Follow Up Visit Follow Up Visit Graston Technique Infrared Therapy Infrared Therapy Initial Visit Initial Visit Low Back Pain Manual Therapy

Active Release Technique Active Release Technique Acupuncture Acupuncture Arthritis and Osteoporosis Arthritis and Osteoporosis Car Accident Injuries Car Accident Injuries Cardiovascular Conditions Cardiovascular Conditions Chronic Impairments Chronic Impairments Chronic Pain Clubfoot Treatment Compression Stockings Compression Stockings Electrical Stimulation Electrical Stimulation Exercise Program Design Falls Prevention Falls Prevention Follow Up Visit Follow Up Visit Graston Technique Infrared Therapy Infrared Therapy Initial Visit Initial Visit Low Back Pain Manual Therapy Manual Therapy Massage Therapy McKenzie Certified Provider Motor Vehicle Accident Motor Vehicle Accident Myofascial Release Myofascial Release Neurological Rehabilitation Orhopedic Rehab Orthopedic Rehabilitation Orthotics Orthotics Osteopathic Principles Pelvic Health Pre/Post Surgical Impairments Shockwave Therapy Shockwave Therapy Soft Tissue Release Soft Tissue Release Soft-Tissue Manipulations Soft-Tissue Manipulations Sports Injuries Sports Injuries Sports Rehabilitation Therapeutic Exercise Therapeutic Exercise Trigger Point Dry Needle Vehicle Accident Work Hardening Work Related Injuries Work Related Injuries

Languages Spoken

English