Our Staff: Brad Curry
Certified Gunn IMS Practitioner
Sports Physiotherapist Certification
WorksafeBC Accredited Physiotherapy Provider
Sport Concussion Management & Treatment
We are pleased to welcome Physiotherapist Brad Curry to our clinic!
Brad completed a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Victoria in 1997, graduating with distinction. He then completed his Masters of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Victoria in 2000, with his thesis titled “Neuropsychological progression following a concussion”. In 2005 he completed his Masters of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta. During these studies he completed a thesis “Acute effects of dynamic stretching, static stretching and light aerobic activity on muscular performance in women” and was published in JSCR Sept 2009. Brad is a member of SportmedBC, the Physiotherapy Association of B.C. (PABC) and Sport Physiotherapy Canada. Brad Curry is a Content Specialist with the Canadian Sport Institute. Brad is a Sports First Responder. Brad is a past winner of the Dave Magee Award for outstanding contibution to Sports Physiotherapy in Canada.
Brad has been working in Victoria since graduating from U of A. During this time he worked in private practice and spent time with patients in chronic pain and head injury programs, spinal triage for neurosurgeons, and children with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). Brad has completed a variety of postgraduate courses in manual therapy (Level 3 Canadian Orthopedics and spinal manipulation from SWODEAM Institute) and obtained his Sport Physiotherapy Certification. He is certified in Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) through the Institute for the Study and Treatment of Pain (ISTOP).
Brad has special training and experience in sport concussion rehabilitation. Brad can create a customized program designed to evaluate and treat concussions that cause dizziness, poor balance, headaches, vertigo, and reduced spatial awareness. His knowledge in manual therapy provides a hands-on biomechanical assessment of the neck and treat the patient using a combination of vestibular rehabilitation and cervical focused physiotherapy. This combined treatment includes individualized exercises created to improve balance, stability, posture, and neck/eye movement in order to heal the affected sensory systems.
He continues to be a Sessional Instructor for Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries at University of Victoria in Kinesiology (since 2006).
Having completed his Sports Physiotherapy Certification in 2009; he has had the opportunity to work and travel with the National rugby, rowing and field hockey teams. He recently returned from working as a therapist with the Canadian Team to the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Brad is currently working as Physiotherapist for Canada'a Nation Track and Field Team (Athletics Canada). In 2015 Brad has travelled with the National Athletics Canada Track and Field Team for training sessions in San Diego and Arizona.Brad will be attending the Rio 2016 Olympic Games as Physiotherapist with Athletics Canada.
Brad Curry has completed four adventure races and still plays hockey on a regular basis.
Physiotherapist Brad Curry treats patients at our main Victoria Physiotherapy, Acupuncture, Pilates & Massage Therapy Clinic located at 100B-3200 Shelbourne Street, Victoria, B.C., V8P 5G8. Brad treats clients with ICBC and WorksafeBC claims. To book an appointment with Brad please call 250-598-9828.
Phone: 250-598-9828 Website: http://www.shelbournephysio.ca
Shelbourne Physiotherapy, Pilates & Massage is a locally owned health company with 3 locations in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia. Our clinics offer Physiotherapy, IMS (Intramuscular Stimulation) & Dry Needling, Kinesiology, Exercise Rehabilitation, Massage Therapy, Sports Rehabilitation, Post-Operative Rehabilitation, Vestibular, Dizziness & Balance Rehabilitation, Women's health (peri-partum and incontinence), Acupuncture, Hydrotherapy, Scoliosis Treatment, Clinical Osteofit Classes, Osteoporosis Treatment, Aquatherapy, Pool Therapy, Real Time Ultrasound, Arthritis and Osteoarthritis Treatment, Electrical Modalities, Pelvic Floor Physio, Pelvic Pain Physiotherapy, Incontinence Treatment, Sports Physiotherapy, Chronic Pain Treatment, Shockwave Therapy (ESWT), Aquatic Therapy, Yoga, Yogalates, Polestar Pilates, Stott Pilates, Clinical Pilates, PIlates Instructor Training in Victoria BC, Scoliosis Treatment and Custom Knee Bracing, Physiocanhelp.ca.
Our clinics are approved providers for WorksafeBC (WCB) Physiotherapy and ICBC Physiotherapy, Kinesiology & Rehabilitation. We are proud members of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA), the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy(CAMPT), Sport Physiotherapy Canada, SportmedBC, British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK), Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP), Vestibular Disorders Association, ISST International Schroth 3D Scoliosis Therapy, International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment (ISMST), Think Local Victoria, Canadian Federation of Independent Business(CFIB), the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA and the Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia (PABC) We have a clinic located in the Gordon Head Recreation Centre in Saanich
Shelbourne Physiotherapy staff provide clinical instruction at our Victoria Clinic for students in the UBC Faculty of Medicine. We are an accredited facility for UBC Dept. of Physical Therapy Student Practicums.
Our 3 Victoria Physiotherapy clinics are modern and provide a relaxed healing atmosphere with private rooms available. Many Physiotherapy clinics in Victoria work out of a single room or a basement that does not offer the equipment, resources or space to help you recover properly. Our convenient locations make our clinics easy to access from all the neighbourhoods of Victoria, Saanich, Esquimalt and Oak Bay such as Dockside Physiotherapy Green, Fairfield, James Bay, Oaklands, Fernwood, Harris Green, Jubilee, Hillside Quadra, Gonzales, Rockland, Gordon Head, Cadboro Bay, Uplands, Downtown Victoria, Cordova Bay, Arbutus, Camosun College Lansdowne Campus and the Songhees. We offer appointment times ranging from 7:00AM to 7:00PM for your convenience.Our Multidisciplinary Health Clinic is located right across the street from the Hillside Shopping Centre. we share a building with the Shelbourne Medical Centre which has a walk in clinic and many great General Practitioners.
We are a friendly, local Victoria owned and community based health company designed to meet your individual needs. Our mission is to provide Physiotherapy and related services to the communities of Victoria, Saanich, Oak Bay, Victoria West and Esquimalt and help keep these residents active and healthy. We strive to creatively and professionally maximize client functioning and promote life-long wellness.
Our experienced and dedicated Health Care Professionals include Victoria Physiotherapists Penny Salmas, Jennifer Kolot, Mark Gottfried, Nicole Gill, Jenna Peters, Brad Curry, Andrew Mills, Meena Sran, Phil Lawrence, Jessica Shave, Kim Lobb, Kathy Murdoch, Laura Werner, Rosie Chamberlin, Ruan Le Roux, Nina Bai, Seung Bai, Eimear Brogan, Faralay Vander Schilden and Blair Braz. Our experienced Victoria BC Kinesiologists include Heidi Nottelman, Larry Muir, Radek Wiechecki and Lindsey Tabish. Our experienced Victoria BC Registered Massage Therapists include Taryn Krizan, Selena Curvelo, Dresden Varney, Kathy Pantalon, Molly Scott and Natasha Leclair. Our Certified Victoria Pilates and Yoga Instructors include Sharon McAuley, Dana Carter, Chris Csak, Holly Newton, Regina Flueck, Rhiannon King and Jenny Stewart.