Keep Moving, With Broadmead Physio

Broadmead Physiotherapy was established in April 2002 by Paul McIntyre. Renowned for its highly credentialed and skilled physiotherapists, Broadmead Physio is the top choice of many Olympians and elite athletes. No matter your issue, you can trust you will receive an extraordinary level of care that will fast track your healing process to optimal physical health.

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OUR SPECIALTIES

We focus on quality patient care with an emphasis on manual and manipulative therapy in conjunction with exercise and education.

OUR PATIENTS ❤️ US

Have been a patient for over 10 years. Good with diagnosis, good w treatment, good w prevention, good w therapy and exercises
hugh trask
hugh trask
17:57 20 Feb 20
I went to Broadmead Physio after struggling to get back on the bike after a severe round of patella/knee pain. Jacob identified the root cause and worked with me to design a strengthening program to treat the underlying issue and not just the symptoms. I went from a fully locked up knee and limping around to back on the bike and being active withing a few weeks. Great service at Broadmead, and I highly recommend them.
Nels Anvik
Nels Anvik
23:28 03 Jul 19
This clinic and their staff are fantastic. I've been seeing Nicholas and Paul for the past year to treat upper shoulder and neck pain; they've helped me work through a nagging injury that's lasted well over 2 years. After bouncing around from clinic to clinic, finally found a solution. Thank you!
Tristan Abbott
Tristan Abbott
16:40 18 Apr 19
Just amazing! Paul has really helped with my lower back pain!
Wes Belcher
Wes Belcher
23:19 26 Mar 19
I had the pleasure of being able to work with Jacob Erbes on some back pain that I'd been suffering from for over a year. He was super helpful and was able to address the problem right away. Over just a few weeks he's got me back to running and being active again. I can't recommend Jacob enough!
Carlos Schaub
Carlos Schaub
17:52 09 Mar 19
I am SO grateful for Broadmead Physio!! I was struggling with bad back pain and was super uncomfy sitting, standing, you name it. I was worried the pain would never stop but thanks to traction and IMS from the therapists my back pain is now gone. Highly recommend!!
Colleen Arneil
Colleen Arneil
21:40 28 Jan 19
Excellent physiotherapists! I have been here for several issues over several years, highly recommend
Layne Nadeau
Layne Nadeau
19:32 20 Dec 18
Thank you to all the Physiotherapist at broadmead Orthopedic and Physio centre you are all very amazing at what you do.Thank you for putting me back to good health and going that extra mile.You can't go wrong when you visit this centre 100% quality foresure.👌
bonnie horne
bonnie horne
15:02 22 Nov 18
I recently had an appointment with Lauren Macauley at the BOPC and was absolutely thrilled with the advice and treatment she provided. I've been suffering chronic jaw pain for a few years now and have tried several things to help alleviate the pain. Lauren asked me numerous questions about my issue and did several tests to get a feel for what's going on. She was empathetic and took her time to thoroughly explain my situation in a way that I could understand, it was obvious she genuinely cared about helping me. At the end of our session, she wrote out a list of stretches specific to resolving my issue and administered IMS (similar to acupuncture) which immediately alleviated my pain. I've been doing my stretches for the last 2 weeks since visiting her and have not had jaw pain once, which is absolutely astonishing! Thank you Lauren 
Hayley Paddon
Hayley Paddon
16:01 11 Sep 18
Robert Walker
Robert Walker
20:38 01 Jul 17
Paul is the most knowledgeable, trustworthy and experienced physio I have every worked with. Straight up.
Colston VB
Colston VB
22:08 05 Nov 15
I have been going to Broadmead Physio for years now. I was having major knee issues due to cycling. I got in with Paul McIntyre and he had me back to 100% quickly. The staff is amazing, friendly and a pleasure to be around. Paul and his associates truly have created an amazing environment and I have and will continue to refer everyone to them.
Jason Binab
Jason Binab
18:32 22 Nov 13

OUR TEAM

Paul McIntyre BSc.PT, FCAMPT, CGIMS

Paul graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1998. He has gone on to specialize in orthopaedics completing a Certificate of Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2000, a Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2001 and a Certificate of Gunn IMS, Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS) in 2008. Paul McIntyre opened Broadmead Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Clinic in 2002. Their philosophy is “A Body in Motion Stays in Motion”. To keep your body in motion he focuses on quality patient care with an emphasis on manual and manipulative therapy, Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) in conjunction with exercise and education. Paul has special interests in spinal and shoulder dysfunction as well as sports injuries. Paul has worked with a variety of athletes ranging from those dreaming of one day being an Olympian to Olympians. Paul has taught the fourth year medical students at University of Victoria as well as physiotherapists pursuing their specialization in manual therapy.

Colleen Davies BSc. PT, FCAMPT, CGIMS

Colleen Davies is a graduate of the Dalhousie University School of Physiotherapy class of 1994. Colleen completed her Diploma in Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 2004 and became a Fellow of The Canadian Academy of Manual Therapists. In 2009, she became Certified in Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS). She joined The Broadmead Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Team in 2003. She embraces the clinic’s philosophy of providing quality hands on care to her clients. She enjoys treating people of all ages and a full range of musculoskeletal conditions. She has a special interest in TMJ dysfunction, women’s health and sports injuries. She draws from her training and experience in joint mobilization, manipulation, IMS, soft tissue release and exercise prescription to provide comprehensive treatment for her clients. Colleen has taken many post graduate courses and has been involved with teaching the fourth year medical students at the University of Victoria. She loves maintaining a healthy, active lifestyle and being involved in her kids’ sports.

Matt Rose BSc. Kin, MSc. PT, CAFCI, Functional Dry Needling / IMS

Matt Rose is a graduate of Texas A&M, with an undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology and his Masters in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta. He is also certified by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute and in Functional Dry Needling / IMS. Matt has a strong background in sports therapy with key interests in swimming and running injuries. In his athletic career, he was a 2004 Olympian in swimming, 11 time National Champion, former national record holder and represented Canada for 10 years at international swim meets. Blending his knowledge of sport and physio, Matt is now the traveling physio with the National Swim Team (most recently at the 2015 Pan Am Games and 2016 Rio Olympics) and works locally with the High Performance Swimming Center and various swim clubs in Victoria where he supports youth, amateur and Olympic athletes achieve their goals. Despite this niche he enjoys treating athletes of all types from old-timer hockey players to high school baseball players. He takes a dynamic approach to rehabilitation encompassing manual techniques, soft tissue release, Functional Dryneedling / IMS and exercise prescription. He believes that helping the client to understand their specific condition is a key component of rehabilitation which empowers the client for optimal return to function.

Nicholas Friesen BSc.Hons, MSc.PT, Dry Needling / IMS

Nick graduated from McMaster University where he received his Masters of Physiotherapy in 2014. He previously completed his Bachelor of Science with Honors in Pharmacology at the University of Alberta. In between his studies in Physiotherapy and Pharmacology, Nick spent several years competing at the semi-professional level in road cycling. During that time, he raced for teams in Canada, the United States, Belgium and France. As a physiotherapist, Nick has experience working with a diversity of clients ranging from geriatric patients to high performance athletes. Nick has a passion for physiotherapy and its ability to empower clients and enhance their quality of life. Since graduation, Nick has taken advanced training in acupuncture and dry needling, soft tissue release and taping techniques. In addition, Nick has worked with the McMaster Marauders varsity swim team, and athletes from the Ontario Cycling Association.

Lauren Macauley Physiotherapist
Lauren Macauley BSc. Kin, MSc.PT, FCAMPT, CGIMS, CAFCI

Lauren Macauley graduated from Dalhousie University with a Masters of Physiotherapy in 2010. She is a certified Gunn intramuscular stimulation (IMS) therapist, is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapists (FCAMPT) and has received her Certificate of the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute (CAFCI). Lauren aspires to educate every patient about their injury and then use a hands-on manual therapy approach to their treatment. She uses IMS and acupuncture to compliment her manual therapy, as it is a powerful way to treat the surrounding soft tissue. For Lauren, the most rewarding part of her job is empowering her patients about their injury and seeing the positive results with physiotherapy. Her special interests are in gait analysis for runners, plantar fascia and metatarsal pain, cervicogenic headaches, TMJ dysfunction, and treating all forms of sprains/strains of the body. She has worked with a variety of international class sports teams including hurling and rugby in Ireland, Canada Games soccer teams, national rowers, motocross and mixed martial arts athletes. Lauren has also taken a special interest in concussion management, post-concussion syndrome, and vestibular rehabilitation. She has taken many courses and is up to date with the latest research and treatment techniques available with this growing field of rehabilitation. Outside of work, Lauren is a dedicated competitor in equestrian dressage and in dog agility with her sheltie dogs. Overall, this experience has provided her with a well-rounded approach to physiotherapy and a belief in the value of movement.

Jacob Erbes BSc. BioChem, DPT, Dry Needling / IMS

Jacob graduated from the University of Jamestown in Jamestown, North Dakota with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry in 2014 and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2017. Jacob became interested in Physical Therapy as a student-athlete at UJ, where he played football and basketball. Jacob’s education has continued since graduating with his DPT. He has taken courses that include manual therapy, manipulations, pain education, dry needling, personalized blood flow restriction and the treatment of fitness athletes. Jacob has a special interest in the treatment of Olympic and powerlifters, Crossfit athletes, and weekend warriors. His treatment philosophy focuses on patient education, manual therapy, and exercise to give the patient control over their lives and to return to the activities that they love. Jacob loves staying active through recreational basketball, softball, weightlifting/calisthenics, and outdoor activities including hiking, hunting, and fishing.

We look forward to discussing your physiotherapy needs!

At Broadmead Physiotherapy our #1 goal is to help you say goodbye to pain, tension and discomfort in your body. The treatment approach of our highly skilled therapists sets us apart so even if you’re worried you can’t be helped, or past treatment hasn’t worked, book an appointment now. Relief is on the way!

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