Faizal Esmail

Vancouver & Sea to Sky
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Faizal Esmail

B.Sc., P.T., M.C.P.A
Sport Physiotherapist
Sports Medicine, Sports Specific return to sport rehabilitation programs, on field rehab, physical literacy training
Vancouver & Sea to Sky
West Vancouver

Faizal graduated from the University of British Columbia's Faculty of Medicine with a degree in Rehabilitation Medicine, Physical Therapy.  He is currently the Owner, Clinical Director, and Practitioner at Port Moody Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.  He has covered numerous local, provincial, national and international sporting events including being on the Host Medical Team for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.  He enjoys and has extensive experience working with a wide variety of athletes and general orthopaedic and sports related injuries.  His clinical passion is on guiding these athletes and patients through tailored sports and activity specific programs enabling them to maximize their functional outcomes.

He has played youth soccer (Burnaby & North Shore), adult soccer (UBC-SL, VMSL, BSL, PCSL) and futsal (Pro-Am Futsal League) at an elite level for many years with much success.  He has an extreme passion and interest in the sport and has been coaching in the community for over 6 years, including Development and Gold level teams.  Faizal is a proud father of 2 boys who are deeply immersed in the local soccer and hockey communities.

viaSport Return to Sport

As of March 11, 2022:

  • Masks are no longer required.
    • Individual businesses and event organizers can choose to continue requiring masks on their premises.
    • Reminder to the sport community to be respectful of people's differing comfort levels and that as we transition into this period, people may still choose to wear their mask.

As of April 8, 2022, proof of vaccine will no longer be required.

  • Individual businesses and event organizers can choose to continue requiring proof of vaccination for entry.
  • Additional guidance may be in place. See the Province of B.C.'s provincial restrictions page for more information.