Carli Grosso - Interim Physiotherapist
Location: North Burnaby & Metrotown
Carli's journey into the world of Physiotherapy was fueled by a deep desire to be part of someone's rehabilitation journey. Her eyes light up when she talks about witnessing the progress of her patients and helping them regain the activities that are most important to them, whether it's work, sports, or cherished hobbies. Carli finds immense reward in improving her patients' overall quality of life.
But here's something you might find surprising — before she became a Physiotherapist, Carli was a competitive soccer player from the age of 7. She even played on Simon Fraser University's Varsity Women's Soccer team for 5 years! This combination of athletic prowess and professional expertise gives her a distinctive edge in understanding and addressing your physical challenges.
Carli's treatment philosophy revolves around customization and versatility. Recognizing each patient's uniqueness, she tailors her approach to meet individual needs. Her diverse skill set encompasses manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, functional rehabilitation, education, pain management techniques, and modalities—employing the right combination to address your concerns and empower you on your journey to recovery.
Carli's wellness advice is simple yet effective: aim for a bit of activity every day. Even short, 10-minute bursts can significantly impact your overall well-being. Given her sports background, Carli most definitely practices what she preaches!
Outside of patient care, Carli indulges in her love for Italian cuisine and shares a passion for travel. Having explored destinations like Sardinia, Italy, and Lyon, France, her future wish list includes Greece, Croatia, and the Maldives—so you can expect some amazing travel stories in the future.
To unwind, Carli enjoys a good TV show, spanning thrilling dramas, heartwarming comedies, and gripping sports matches. And let's not forget her love for music. Carli’s eclectic taste spans across genres like country, R&B, pop, and rap, so don't hesitate to strike up a conversation about your favourite tunes during your sessions!