Vika Gorodetsky – Port Moody
Vika completed her Doctor of Physiotherapy at the University of Melbourne, Australia, before returning to her home in BC.
Vika has a passion for treating patients with Concussion and Vestibular symptoms, and with her specialized training in this area, she applies a comprehensive approach to help identify personalized concussion profiles, and provide customized rehabilitative programs.
With an extensive background in athletics, Vika also has a keen interest in a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. She uses a wide range of techniques such as manual therapy, dry needling, exercise prescription and education, to retrain movement patterns, maximize recovery and function, as well as your overall performance.
Vika has worked with Olympic and National level athletes, including Rugby, Karate, Swimming and Hockey – just to name a few. As a result of her interest in musculoskeletal health and Neurological physiotherapy, Vika periodically travels with the Canadian Paralympic Swim Team to several international events (including World Championships, Pan Pacific Games and Tokyo 2020(1)).
Vika also has extensive experience in several other clinical settings, including Neurological physiotherapy (acute and subacute), amputee rehabilitation, acute medicine and surgery, intensive care units and paediatrics.
Vika believes in an active and balanced lifestyle, she likes to hike, run, and lift weights, all while focusing on performance goals as she hits the tennis court!