Thomas Wan

Physiotherapist
Thomas Wan Physiotherapist at Performax Health Group

Thomas completed his Bachelors of Human Kinetics in 2010 and Masters of Physical Therapy in 2012. Prior to his physiotherapy degree, he attained valuable knowledge and experience in strength and conditioning working as a personal trainer. And now Thomas is looking forward to further expand his experience in sports rehabilitation. In his young career, he already has experience working with basketball, hockey, football and lacrosse players as well as runners and triathletes. He truly enjoys working with all kinds of athletes from all levels. Thomas has his certification in acupuncture and is working toward his certification to become a sport physiotherapist. In his practice, Thomas likes to take on a hands-on approach where he focuses on manual therapy and exercise prescription to restore his patients’ functions and activities. His sense of care for his patients’ overall well-being makes him a strong part of this team. When Thomas is not treating patients in the clinic, he enjoys playing basketball, skiing, golfing, weight training, and getting his triathlon training in.

Academics:

  • Bachelors of Human Kinetics UBC 2010
  • Masters of Physical Therapy UBC 2012
  • Level 2 diploma of advanced orthopaedic manual and manipulative physiotherapy
  • Mulligan Mobilization with Movement Technique – lower body
  • Acupuncture Certification from Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute
  • Working toward certificate level in Sport Physio Canada

Achievements:

  • Team trainer for Richmond Roadrunners lacrosse team 2012-2013
  • Team trainer for UBC men’s basketball team 2005-2006
  • UBC fall classics half marathon 2009
  • Vancouver BMO half marathon 2010
  • Scotia bank Vancouver half marathon 2010
  • Victoria marathon 2010
  • Victoria half marathon 2012
  • Subaru Vancouver Olympic distance triathlon 2013