Certified Athletic Therapist, Registered Kinesiologist & Osteopathic Practitioner
Darryl is dedicated to helping those with acute and chronic ailments using his knowledge as a Certified Athletic Therapist, Registered Kinesiologist and a Registered Osteopath. 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 has training in various manual techniques including: cranio-sacral therapy, visceral manipulation, myofascial release, soft tissue release and muscle energy. He has also studied assessment and treatment of mild traumatic brain injury and associated spinal dysfunction, along with Kinesio Taping.
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 in Athletic Therapy. He recently completed his osteopathic studies at the Canadian College of Osteopathy in November 2019, when he defended his thesis on The Effects of Global Osteopathic Treatment and Exercise on the Centre of Pressure in a Chronic Ankle Sprain Population. He has been accepted as a member of the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario.
Professional Associations include: Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners (OAO), 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.