Estela Farias, BSc (PT), GunnIMS – Registered Physiotherapist
Estela completed her Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy in 2003 at the Santa Catarina State University in Brazil. While working in Brazil, Estela completed a certification in Chinese Massage Therapy, and a second one in Acupuncture. In 2017, Estela obtained her certification in Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) Trigger Point Dry Needling.
Estela’s experience ranges from providing education, active rehabilitation and manual therapy techniques to patients to supporting athletes participating in sport competitions, such as Ironman and Surf championships. Estela has worked mostly in private practice settings, and loves working with patients of all ages. Her main areas of interest include chronic pain, neurology, orthopedics, posture, and sports. Estela also speaks Portuguese, and has working knowledge of Spanish. When not at work, Estela joins her husband in outdoor activities and traveling.