Vinaya Chitgopkar Physiotherapist PT
Vinaya has been a physiotherapist for the last 26 years. She obtained her Bachelor’s and Masters degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Mumbai, India in 1998 . Since then, she has worked in numerous settings including numerous hospitals and rehab clinics. She was worked with all types of injuries and loves to treat weekend warriors and over use injuries as she has suffered from overuse injuries as a physiotherapist herself. Over the past year Vinaya has really started to find her grove with youth athletes in the Oakville area.
Vinaya has worked as a Senior Physiotherapist with the National Health Service, United Kingdom where she has been an educator and mentor for physiotherapy students from University of York and London. Currently she has been increasing her knowledge and overall proficiently in shockwave therapy and using the modality to treat everything from carpal tunnel to lock jaw!
Vinaya uses a combination of manual therapies to treat her patients. She focuses on a combination of hands on, shockwave therapy, stretching, trigger point therapy and at home exercise programs to help her patients get back to normal.
In her free time , Vinaya enjoys spending time with her family and enjoys hiking.
One of Oakville’s Best Physiotherapists
Vinaya strongly believes that education and empowerment are the most important factors in a client’s recovery. She promotes patients towards self management and active participation in reaching their physiotherapy goals.