Pat graduated with a Master of Science in Physiotherapy (MScPT) from Dalhousie University in 2012 and has worked at Beaverbank Physiotherapy ever since. Additionally, he works as a part-time lab instructor at Dalhousie University in the Orthopaedic department and thoroughly enjoys aiding the development of the future profession by regularly taking students in clinical placements. Prior to attending Dalhousie, he went to Memorial University and completed his Bachelor of Science in Biology (BScBio).
In 2016 he received his diploma of Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT). He has taken numerous courses in Shirley Sahrmann’s Movement System impairment model while also studying treatment approaches such as dry needling, acupuncture, vestibular rehabilitation, myofascial mobilization, pain education, taping, and Stuart McGill’s back rehabilitation. Pat has also taken specific courses focused on the treatment of runners, ACL post operative repairs, and Crossfit athlete populations.