OUR APPROACH

We are a Physiotherapy & Performance clinic focused on being the leaders in your recovery.

At Strive, we focus on using our knowledge and experience to prevent and rehabilitate physical injury and achieve optimal performance. We use an individualized approach with one-on-one treatment with a physiotherapist to ensure you receive great service with even greater results. We work with all the members of your health team to keep everyone informed of your progress and your information is always at your fingertips.

We’ve worked with the best in physiotherapy and customer service to create a clinic focused on you, the customer! Our goal is to work with you to get you back to doing what you love.

We believe in taking the time to
hear your story and to solve
your problem together, as a
team, because your recovery is
important to you and everyone
around you.

WHAT CLIENTS SAY

Nick

I have nothing but amazing things to say about this clinic. They helped me through one of my most stubborn injuries to my leg for 2.5 months. My physiotherapist Tyler Allen was extremely knowledgeable in my treatments and offered me real and genuine advice on my body as well as treatments for my injuries. Every session with Tyler was pleasant as he is a very personable guy who chatted with me about my life and hobbies during sessions. After every session with Tyler I left feeling more educated about my body and my injury. The receptionists working there were also amazing as they were very kind and welcoming and also greeted me on a first name basis. The clinic was very well kept and clean and I never had a problem with scheduling appointments.

I highly recommend this clinic

Jason

Amanda at Strive Physiotherapy was very helpful in listening to my injury and providing the proper advice and exercises to help me improve and strengthen that area. In the end I believe I finished stronger in my hip than I had been before the injury and I’m grateful for their help. I would definitely recommend!

 

Mary-Louise

Mike is a fantastic physiotherapist. I wish I could give him more than 5 stars! He is an expert at diagnosing your problem and putting together an action plan to treat it. The exercises he assigns are straight-forward and effective. He also explains everything in a clear and effective manner. Three of my family members (myself included) have been his patients over the past couple of years, and we have all had excellent experiences. I would recommend him — and Strive Physiotherapy in general — to anyone! The whole team at Strive Physiotherapy is exceptional.

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MIKE MAJOR, PT

BSc Kinesiology, University of Waterloo MSc PT, McMaster University

Physiotherapist

Born in Lahr, Germany

Mike treats people of all activity levels and ages from weekend warriors to elite athletes. He has mentored physiotherapists across Ontario as well as worked on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Physiotherapy Association. Recently, Mike represented physiotherapists within the Pan Am/Para Pan Am Games Medical Services Expert Provider Group. Mike has also had the opportunity to work side by side with orthopaedic surgeons, allowing him to work with many people following complex and traumatic injuries. Mike also consults over 1,000 physiotherapy cases nationally. This has given him a lot of insight into what Physiotherapy looks like across Canada.    

Prior to becoming a physiotherapist, Mike served in the reserves for 9 years as a member of the Artillery in the Canadian Armed Forces. He also enjoys coaching local athletes to help improve their performance through MeFit, a local not-for-profit organization.

What Really Matters...

Cats or dogs?

Dogs.

Worst idea you've ever had?

Skiing behind a car.

Worst fad you've ever participated in?

Rat Tail

Do you have any kids?

A baby named Maverick.

Last book you read?

Together is Better: A little Book of Inspiration

Most useless talent you have?

Sewing

 

What 3 things are you bringing with you, stranded on a desert island?

A multitool, My Wife, and our baby

Biggest Pet Peeve?

A multitool, My Wife, and our baby

In your high school yearbook, you won/would have won...?

Most likely to get stuff done

What song would play every time you enter a room?

Eye of the Tiger – Survivor

 

“It’s not the size of dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog”