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

2018 Consumer Choice Award Winner

Best Physiotherapy Clinic in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland


220-8337 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6P 4Z8


(604) 263-4414
The City of Vancouver and the Province of BC are now in a state of emergency as a result of COVID-19. Marpole Physiotherapy is now closed from 7 pm March 18th until Sunday, March 29th and will re-open on March 30th at 7 am. This may change but this is what we anticipate. At this moment in time the safety of our staff, patients, and families, and the greater community is our priority and we are following the requests from Health officials. Patients with urgent needs are invited to email or call us as our physiotherapists may be able to help you on a case by case basis. We will also be reaching out to patients shortly with online physiotherapy service options. We want to stay in touch and be a support during the next few weeks as we all self-isolate. We will be available by phone or email and will endeavor to get back to you ASAP if you leave us a message. I want to let each of you know that atthis point in time we have had no reports of any patienst or staff with any COVID19 symptoms, and are closing purely as we feel it is our civic duty to do so. To all our patients: Thank you for your loyal support over the past 25 years and more. We love you and look forward to seeing you soon. Take care of each other, and be well.