Leivin graduated from Queen’s University with a Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy in 2014. Prior to this, he received a Bachelor of Science with honours degree in Kinesiology and Health Science from York University.
Leivin is an elite athlete and has represented Team Canada in many international competitions such as the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games, North American Cup, Pan American Karate Championship, and the World Karate Championship. In 2006, he captured the gold medal and became the Jr. Pan American Champion in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles among many of his achievements.
Leivin is currently a medical committee member of Karate Canada. He is also a NCCP Competition Development certified coach in karate. Furthermore, Leivin has completed various courses at the post-graduate level including Contemporary Medical Acupuncture at McMaster University. He is also pursuing his advanced manual therapy training through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Orthopaedic Division. Leivin has a keen interest in sports, manual therapy, neuro-functional acupuncture, pain science and current research. He integrates his experiences as an athlete and coach with his knowledge to provide the most evidence-informed rehabilitation tailored to every individual’s goals.
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