Riley Burns, BSc, MSc, PT
Riley is a registered physiotherapist who received his Masters of Physical Therapy from Queen’s University in 2017. Prior to this, he attained a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree from Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Here he focused on human development as well as sports injury assessment and management.
As a therapist, Riley is an evidence-based practitioner who enjoys being challenged and working with all types of injuries. He uses exercise prescription and manual therapy as the cornerstone of his treatment. He also uses acupuncture and dry needling as an adjunct to treatment. Furthermore, he believes that goal setting and patient education are integral in attaining successful results.
Credentials: BSc Kinesiology, MSc Physical Therapy
Learning Institutions: Acadia University, Queen's University
Experienced Provider of: Physiotherapy, Dry Needling
Experiences: At Acadia, Riley worked with the Varsity Men’s Hockey Team as a student athletic therapist, dealing with a multitude of injuries, conditions, treatments and training routines, so he is no stranger to high-velocity injury management.
Interests: Music, singing, guitar, playing various sports