Melanie is registered to practice in the province of Ontario by the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. She completed an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology at the University of Western Ontario in 2005. Melanie worked as a kinesiologist at a private clinic in Vancouver, British Columbia for one and a half years before returning to school. She completed her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta in 2009. Melanie has worked in the orthopaedic outpatient physiotherapy setting in the Brampton and Oakville area since she graduated. Melanie has been dedicated to continuing her education and has taken numerous training courses in manual therapy, myofascial release techniques, acupuncture, vestibular rehabilitation, and patient management. She has a strong interest in the area of sports rehabilitation, as well as working closely with dancers, gymnasts and skaters. Melanie is dedicated to community education and has participated in many education sessions regarding injury prevention and education.