Dr. MacLean has been in the custom foot orthotic industry for 18 years. During which time, he completed a M.Sc. (Human Kinetics) degree at University of British Columbia and a Ph.D. in Biomechanics at University of Massachusetts Amherst. His primary interests include the mechanism of orthopaedic injury in sports (running and cutting sports); the development of exercise and footwear interventions; and diabetic foot dynamics.
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Krystie has obtained a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from the University of British Columbia (UBC). She is a distinguished academic having published articles in the North American Journal of Sports Physical Therapy and Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology. She also gives presentations for organizations such as the Arthritis Society of BC.
Physiotherapist Lisa Price graduated from the University of Alberta in 1988, with a sub-specialty in sports medicine. She has extensive training in orthopedic manipulative therapy, and is a Fellow of the Canadian and American Academies of Orthopedic Manipulative Physical Therapists. She also has her Sport Physiotherapy Certificate, with over 20 years of experience in the orthopedic and sports medicine fields (having treated professional, elite, and recreational athletes alike).
A 1988 graduate of McGill University's Physiotherapy program, I spent my first 5 years working at Lions Gate Hospital's acute and rehabilitation wards, before traveling/working in Australia and Pennsylvania. Upon my return to BC I had the opportunity to work with many fantastic physiotherapists at Delta Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Clinic, where I completed my Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy. Since then I have certified in Acupuncture, IMS and Sports Physio while working with a wonderful team at Sungod Sports and Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Clinics.
I am currently the Director of Physiotherapy for the Canadian Snowboard Federation and a lead therapist for the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association. My credentials include an Advanced Diploma in Manual and Manipulative Therapy (Part B), a Certificate in Sport Physiotherapy and I am a Certified Gunn IMS practitioner. I was selected as both a CSF and CSFA designated physiotherapist for the Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games. I presently divide my time between direct patient care in Vancouver, and consulting/travel with the National Snowboard and Freestyle Ski Teams.
I have been practicing Sport Acupuncture for over 15 years, and I'm a charter member of the BC Sport Acupuncture group. My sport background includes extensive national and international experience at a competitive and training level. I was a member of Canada's national sport parachuting team in 1968, 1969, 1974 and 1998.
Graduated from Concordia University '08, Certified in Strength and Conditioning and Athletic Therapy '09. Worked with Dawson College, Bishop's University, Douglas College, Vancouver Whitecaps Prospects, and BC Provincial teams in Soccer and Rugby, along with various other sporting events.
UBC Human Kinetics (exercise science) 2003 Certified Pedorthist (Canada) 2007