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Helmut graduated with a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy from the University of Alberta in 2006. He also holds a Bachelors in Physical Education obtained from Gama Filho University in Rio de Janeiro, followed by a Specialization in Science of Performance Training.
Helmut moved to Canada in 2002 from Brazil where he began his new career path in Rehabilitation. Since graduation, he has taken several specialty programs including Manual Therapy Advancements and Dry Needling. Helmut is a Certified Manual Therapist with specialty training that includes Spinal and Peripheral joint Manipulation, as well as Dry Needling. He has also been part of the Banff Sports Medicine knee clinic group, specialized in post-operative knee surgery (ACL, MPFL) and research for over six years
Helmut is an accomplished and passionate sport climber, both outdoor and indoor with nearly 25 years experience. Through the sport he was able to travel to different countries and participate in several competitive events. He also is enthusiast about hiking, scrambling, cross-country skiing and tennis.