Kamal Ponnusamy BPT, CAFCI, Dry Needling Manual Physical Therapist/Director
Kamal graduated from Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, India in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy and has been working in Canada since 2009. In India, he had the opportunity to develop his skills in all spheres of Physiotherapy while working in several multi-specialty hospitals. Since coming to Canada, he has expanded his skillset in the hospital in Dawson Creek, BC and later in Private Practice setting before settling in Edmonton.
Kamal has successfully completed postgraduate courses in Acupuncture (CAFCI), Jim Meadows Spinal Manipulation course from Swodeam Institute. Functional Dry needling certification from American Academy of Manipulative Therapy (AAMT), K- taping, Treatment of persistent rotator cuff syndrome & Ankle injuries (APTEI). He is currently working to pursue certification in Level -II from Orthopaedic division of Canada.
His professional interests include treating shoulder, ankle injuries, chronic pain, Cervico-geneic head aches and other sports related injuries. He believes in educating his patients about their conditions, in providing evidence-based treatment approach and combining with manual therapy & functional exercise to help patients return to their activities of daily living.
Outside of work, Kamal loves to spend time with his family, plays cricket in the summer and listens to music.