Our Staff: Meena Sran
Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapist
Meena completed her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy at UBC in 1995 and a Master of Physiotherapy Studies degree (Musculoskeletal/Manipulative Physiotherapy) at the University of Queensland, Australia in 1998. Dr. Sran then went on to complete a PhD in the area of physiotherapy, bone health, osteoporosis and fracture prevention at UBC (2005) followed by 3 years of postdoctoral training in fall and injury prevention at Simon Fraser University.
Meena has over 22 years of experience working as a Physiotherapist in private and public practice settings. Most recently she was the Physiotherapist in the Osteoporosis Program at the BC Women’s Health Centre for more than 11 years, as well working in a private clinical practice. Meena has a special interest in the spine, has co-authored a chapter on neck pain, and has past experience working in a number of clinics in Vancouver(as well as Australia and New Zealand), including the Allan McGavin Sports Medicine centre at UBC and with the national women’s field hockey team. Meena also has experience in home care and personalized gym programs for older adults or individuals wanting an exercise program aimed at improving bone health and preventing falls and fractures. Meena is also the first author of the last 2 editions of the Osteofit Instructor Training Manual, in addition to numerous peer-reviewed journal articles.
Dr. Sran has presented post graduate courses on bone health and osteoporosis for physiotherapists in many parts of Canada, as well as England, the United States, Ireland, South Africa and New Zealand. In addition to research, clinical and teaching activities, Dr. Sran is the Vice-President of the International Organization of Physical Therapists in Women’s Health and the Division Research Representative for the Women’s Health Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Meena is also the past-president of the Physiotherapy Association of BC.
Dr. Meena Sran practices at our downtown Cook Street Physiotherapy Clinic located at 308-1175 Cook Street, Victoria, B.C., V8V 4A1.
Meena is accepting new patients. To book an appointment please call the clinic at 250-381-9828
Unfortunately, Dr. Meena Sran does not provide Physiotherapy treatment services for Worksafe BC Claims.
Upcoming OSTEOPOROSIS Course - Physiotherapy for Bone Health: Our Role in the Prevention and Management of Osteoporosis
This course will present the latest research in the areas of mechanical loading, bone quality, bone strength, exercise prescription and the clinical implications of these findings in your practice. It will be an opportunity to network with others with similar interests and concerns.
Dr Meena Sran BSc (PT), MPhty, PhDDr Srans PhD was in bone health, osteoporosis and fracture prevention and was followed by a post doctoral training in fall and injury prevention at SFU.She is the author of the last 2 editions of the Osteofit Instructor Training manual, in addition to numerous peer reviewed journal articles. She has presented courses on bone health in Canada, England, USA, Ireland, South Africa and New Zealand. In addition to research, clinical and teaching activities Dr Sran is the Vice-president of the International Organization of Physical Therapists in Women's Health and a past-president of the Physiotherapy Association of BC.
If you have any questions, please contact Diana Cook:
Date: Sunday, October 5, 2014, 8.15-5.00
Fee: $185 - Cheques payable to - VA Physiotherapy - Mail cheques to Di Cook #212 - 211 West 3rd street, North Vancouver, B.C., V7M 1E9
Location: Paetzold auditorium, Vancouver General Hospital. 855 West 12th Ave
Phone: 250-381-9828 Website: http://www.physiotherapyvictoria.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, 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, Clinical Pilates and Custom Knee Bracing, 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), 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