Nalin Fernando, MSc PT, CAFCI, CMT, CGIMS
Nalin graduated with a BSc in Molecular Genetics in 2005, and a BSc in Psychology in 2009 from the University of Alberta. In 2009 Nalin then completed a MSc in Physiotherapy from McMaster University.
After graduation Nalin completed post-graduate training in concussion management, vestibular rehabilitation, manual therapy, and chronic pain. In addition he holds certifications for acupuncture, spinal manipulation, diagnostic imaging requisition, and Gunn IMS.
Working in both the private and public sectors Nalin has had the privilege of treating a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions, and many with complex presentations. Nalin developed and led the Emergency Department Physiotherapy, Complex Orthopedic, and Spine Access Alberta programs that ran out of the Strathcona Community Hospital. Nalin has also presented to physicians and nurse practitioners on management of concussions, low back pain, and examination of the knee and shoulder in the Emergency Department.
In his free time Nalin enjoys cross country skiing, hiking, and kayaking. He also volunteers as a director of the Edmonton Sport Council to advocate for physical activity in the community as it positively impacts our health.
Nalin will be offering General Physiotherapy treatment as well as Gunn IMS treatment for our patients at Linford Chiropractic Clinic.