Sivakumar Chinnakonda Harigovindan

Sivakumar Chinnakonda Harigovindan

B.P.T., M.S.P.T.

Siva graduated with his Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy from the Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University in Chennai, India in 1999 and completed his Masters in Sports Physiotherapy at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India in 2002. He has worked in private practice and hospital settings in India for many years, plus in British Columbia since 2019, providing him with valuable experience in multiple areas of practice. Siva is a member in good standing of the Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC) and is committed to enrich his professional knowledge through education. He completed his Diploma in Dry Needling from the Functional Dry Needling Institute of UK in Vancouver in 2019, has Level 1 in Fascial Manipulation with the Registered Therapists of Fascial Manipulation, has level 1 and 2 in Vestibular rehabilitation with Bernard Tonks, and has level 1 in Functional Biomechanics with Dr. Jay Grossman. Siva is multilingual, speaking Tamil, English, Hindi, Saurashtra, Malayalam, and Punjabi. He treats his patients with empathy, dignity and respect, and encourages a return to activity through exercise and education. In his spare time, he reads Hindu scriptures, visits temples and enjoys spending time with his wife and kids.

Siva works 2 days a week:

  • Wednesdays 8:10am - 12:10pm
  • Fridays 7:10am - 1:10pm
  • Certification

      • Member of Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC)
      • Diploma in Dry Needling
      • Level 1 Fascial Manipulation
      • Level 1 and 2 in Vestibular Rehabilitation
      • Fluent in Tamil, English, Hindi, Saurashtra, Malayalam, and Punjabi

    Education

      • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T.) Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India (1999)
      • Master of Sports Physiotherapy (M.S.P.T.) Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India (2002)