Cristina obtained her Master's of Physiotherapy Degree from McGill University and a Bachelor's of Science in Kinesiology from York University. She believes the key to a successful and sustainable recovery stems from a patient-centered care model and strives to inspire all her patients to become more active, healthy, and happy.
Cristina has a special interest in treating patients of performing arts background, with previous experience treating circus performers on touring shows of Montreal's Top 3 Circus Companies; Cirque Du Soliel, The 7 Fingers, and Cirque Eloize. Furthermore, she has both international and national experience treating athletes from various sports, including rugby, jujitsu, judo, table tennis, soccer and gymnastics to name a few. Currently, Cristina is a Certified Sport Physiotherapist and has been a Team Therapist for Canada's National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team since 2018.
Using a treatment philosophy that combines manual therapy, myofascial release techniques, and exercise prescription, Cristina is able to provide comprehensive and holistic care for her patients. She is dedicated to her own professional development and currently holds a certification in utilizing Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University.