Available at multiple locations
100 - 800 East Lake Blvd NEAirdrie,AlbertaT4A 2K9
Max Bell Centre
1221 Barlow Trail SECalgary,AlbertaT2E 6S2
Thais graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the Federal University of São Paulo - Brazil in 2013. She joined Lifemark as a Physiotherapist Assistant in 2014, later becoming fully registered with the Physiotherapy Alberta College and Association.
Thais has completed the Canadian Orthopedic Division Level I training in Manual Therapy as well as part A & B of the McKenzie® Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT). She continues to actively pursue and participate in continuing education courses.
Her practice has been focused on musculoskeletal injuries as well as biomechanical dysfunctions, with great interest in knee and shoulder injuries. She is passionate about her profession and truly emphasizes an one-on-one approach. In 2018, Thais joined the Alberta's Workers Compensation Board (WCB) Shoulder Program, assisting patients during their conservative and/or post-surgical rehabilitation.
Beside English, her language skills also include Portuguese (native), Spanish (basic) and Italian (basic). For approximately 10 years, Thais played competitive-level volleyball when in Brazil and in her spare time, she enjoys adventuring and photographing the world.