Copyright Active Living Physiotherapy 2017
2-2380 S.Island Hwy. Campbell River, BC V9W 1C3 778.420.0111
Jon graduated from the University of British Columbia’s Master of Science in Physical Therapy Program after completing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology from the University of Victoria. Jon is a certified Kinetacore Functional Dry Needling (commonly referred to as “IMS” or “Intramuscular Stimulation”) Level 3 practitioner. He has extensive sports-therapy experience with several sports teams as well as more than 5 years practicing in private sports-therapy physiotherapy clinics. Jon’s special interests include working with recreational to elite level athletes as evidenced by his experience as a team physiotherapist with multiple rugby teams from 2013-2016. Based out of North Vancouver prior to relocating to Vancouver Island, Jon’s role was heavily focused in sports physiotherapy, and included speaking to several community groups regarding running-related injuries and injury prevention. With a background rooted in sports, recreation and exercise, Jon is passionate about education and evidence-based practice. Jon and his wife spend their free time hiking, biking, trail running, skiing, snowshoeing and camping and are looking forward exploring these activities in and around the Campbell River area.

Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, University of Victoria (2010)
  • Master of Science in Physical Therapy, University of British Columbia (2012)

Experience
  • BC Rugby Union – U16 and U18 Boys Team physiotherapist
  • Meraloma Rugby Club, Vancouver BC – Men’s Premier Team physiotherapist 2013-2016
  • BC Elite Youth Sevens Rugby, Victoria BC – U18 boys Team physiotherapist 2015
  • CrossFit Western Canadian Regionals, Vancouver BC – medical team member

Recent Continuing Education Courses
  • Kinetacore (IMS) – Functional Dry Needling Level 3
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)
  • New Trends in the Prevention of Running Injuries

Accomplishments
  • Summited Mt Kilimanjaro 2004
  • Provincial Silver Medalist & National Championship Qualifier – Camoson College Basketball 2006
Jon Bell,Registered Physiotherapist
BScKin, MScPT, Kinetacore FDN (IMS) Certified

Photo Credit:Erin Wallis Photography