Dry Needling Practitioner, Certified Manip Therapist – BPE, MPT, CMT, CAFCI
Darra Bennett was born in Dublin, Ireland and moved to Edmonton when he was a youngster.
This background in sport and fitness lead to his passion in the analysis of movement and the study of the body as a whole.
Darra attended the University of Alberta where he completed his degree in physical education and then went on to further his studies by completing a Master in Physiotherapy.
Darra continued his education by completing neuropathic dry needling certifications (IMS) in both the UK and the US. He also traveled to Australia to complete a certificate in spinal manual therapy and manipulation.
Darra is currently on the spinal manipulation roster, dry needling roster and the diagnostic imaging (X-ray, Ultrasound, MRI) referral roster for the College of Physiotherapists of Alberta.
Darra uses specialized biomechanical and muscle assessment tools, aimed to help get to the source of your pain. The goal of his approach to empower the client with the appropriate exercises and education to help maintain their highest level the function throughout their active daily lives.