Shirley Estey

Shirley Estey

Registered Physiotherapist

Bsc, MPT, CGIMS, CAFCI

Phone: 604.263.4414
Shirley is currently on maternity leave
Shirley completed her Bachelor of Science in Behavioural Neuroscience in 2006 and her Master of Physical Therapy in 2010 both from the University of British Columbia. Since graduation she has completed courses in the following; Level I, II & III Orthopaedic manual therapy, Mulligan mobilization, hydrotherapy exercise training, Sahrmann’s exercise movement, patellofemoral pain syndrome course and cervicogenic headaches. She is certified in Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) from the University of British Columbia as well as certified in Acupuncture through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. She is currently working towards obtaining her Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy. When treating clients, Shirley utilizes an integrated approach of manual therapy, sport- and activity-specific exercise prescription, and client education to provide a patient specific functional program towards healing. As a former competitive track and field athlete herself, Shirley enjoys working with athletes from this population. Her clinical interests include IMS to treat chronic and neuropathic pain, lumbopelvic dysfunction and core stabilization. When not at work, Shirley spends her time volunteering with local track and field clubs; her hobbies include running, cycling, snowboarding, weight training and yoga. Areas of interest: lumbopelvic dysfunction, run and gait training, and patellofemoral knee injuries. Categories: Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach, IMS, Joint Replacement Rehabilitation, Manual Therapist, Pain Management, Pre – Post Surgical Rehabilitation, Registered Physiotherapist, Whiplash Disorders