- Registered Physiotherapist
Afshin Shams received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from York University. He then went on to complete his Physiotherapy degree at the European School of Physiotherapy in Amsterdam, Netherlands with special interests in orthopedic and sport rehabilitation.
During his time in the Netherlands, Afshin had the opportunity to complete internships in several different countries around the world including Canada, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. These experiences allowed Afshin to work with practitioners and clients of different backgrounds and cultures to gain a wider perspective on the physiotherapy profession and various treatment philosophies.
Afshin has an extensive background in athletics, strength and conditioning and has experience working with high school and varsity athletes. His treatments include the use of manual therapy, specific corrective exercises, and the incorporation of strength and conditioning to bridge the gap between the two disciplines.
Afshin is committed to staying up to date with the latest evidence-based research and plans to pursue continuing education in medical acupuncture, manual therapy and sport performance enhancement.