Athletic Therapist & Osteopathic Practitioner
Darryl is dedicated to helping those with acute and chronic ailments using his knowledge as a Certified Athletic Therapist and Osteopathic studies. He is known for his ability to determine the root cause of a person's pain and discomfort. His thoroughness allows him to formulate a treatment plan that is able to assist each individual in restoring health and well-being.
Darryl's has training in various manual therapies including: Osteopathy, Cranio-sacral therapy, visceral manipulation, myofascial release, soft tissue release and muscle energy work. He has also studied assessment and treatment of mild traumatic brain injury and associated spinal dysfunction, Kinesio Taping and Soft Tissue Release.
Primary areas of focus include:
muscle aches and pains
concussion and post-concussion syndrome
exercise prescription and rehabilitation
Darryl received a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Toronto, Scarborough Campus. He then enrolled in the Sports Injury Management Program at Sheridan College, Trafalgar Campus where he received his diploma and has been an assistant athletic therapist for the past seven years. Recently he completed his 5 year osteopathic studies at the Canadian College Of Osteopathy, Toronto Campus and is currently completing the research portion of the osteopathic program. His thesis is on the effects of global osteopathy and exercise on the centre of pressure in a chronic ankle sprain population. Has been accepted as a member of the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario. He has been the assistant athletic therapist at Seneca College for the past 7 years.
Professional Associations include: Canadian Athletic Therapy Association (CATA), Ontario Athletic Therapy Association (OATA), and College of Kinesiologists of Ontario (CKO). First Responder Certified (Canadian Red Cross).
If you would like to book an appointment with Darryl Gomes, contact our clinic at 905-940-2727.