Estela Farias, BSc, GunnIMS – Registered Physiotherapist

Estela Farias, BSc (PT), GunnIMS - Registered Physiotherapist

Estela Farias completed her Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy in 2003 from 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 in the US. Also in 2017, Estela obtained her Level 1 and 2 Certification in the Kinetic Link Training (KLT) system exercise program. 

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.  When not at work, Estela joins her husband in outdoor activities and traveling.

Languages Spoken: English, Portuguese, Spanish (working knowledge)

[Update: August 2021] Estela is offering both In-Person and Telehealth appointments. You can book an appointment with her by clicking on the link below.