Arifa Tajbhai – Eager and Passionate Physiotherapist

Arifa Tajbhai

Arifa Tajbhai graduated in 2005 from the University of Cape Town in South Africa with a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy after completing a Bachelor of Science in Archaeology.

Her passion for working with people and improving their health had motivated the change into a health related career.

She started her career in Botswana in a hospital setting gaining valuable experience with a varied clinical load. She then moved in to an orthopaedic setting focusing on treating musculoskeletal conditions.

As a keen runner and cyclist she enjoys treating sports injuries and has taken on a career path in pelvic health.

She is extremely passionate about her career and believes in continuously learning. Her recent move to Canada has provided a wealth of opportunity and exposure to various avenues of learning.

These are courses that Arifa has completed:

  • Pelvic Health Solutions Level 3 – Clinical Skills for treating Pain
  • Pelvic Health Solutions Level 2 – Male and Female Pelvic Pain
  • Meridian Health – Acupuncture and Dry Needling Introduction
  • Meridian Health – Acupuncture and Dry Needling Upper Extremity
  • Meridian Health – Acupuncture and Dry Needling Lower Extremity
  • Pelvic Health Solutions Level 1 – The Physical Therapy Approach to Female and Male Urinary Incontinence
  • HFPA South Africa – Pilates Level 1 & 2 (beginner and intermediate)
  • Clinical Solutions – Dry Needling Level 1: The Lumbar spine, SIJ & Hip
  • The Connective tissue system – The Shoulder Girdle Assessment and Management
  • Clinical Solutions – Dry Needling: The Extremities and Orofacial Pain
  • CPD seminars – A Clinical Approach to the Shoulder Complex
  • CPD seminars – Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction

In her spare time Arifa loves mountain biking and cycling. Being new to Ottawa she is enthusiastic about exploring the outdoors with her two beautiful children.

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