Kregg Ochitwa

BScPT, CWCE, CredMDT

kregg@north49therapy.ca

Kregg has been a licensed physical therapist in Saskatchewan since 1995.  Except for a short period of time working in Iceland he has worked in Saskatoon. Every year Kregg has made it a goal to participate in continuing education courses to advance his skills. From participating in ongoing courses he has achieved specialized designations. In 1998, Kregg achieved the Certified Work Capacity Evaluator (CWCE) designation through Matheson & Associates. This makes him the only physical therapist in Saskatchewan with that international designation demonstrating his expertise in performing Functional Capacity Evaluations. In 2000, he attained the international designation of a credentialled McKenzie trained therapist (CredMDT) through the McKenzie Institute International, specializing in the treatment of neck and back pain. In 2008, he passed all of the requirements of the competency based course at the Emory University, School of Medicine, Vestibular Therapy Course (Atlanta, Georgia).

Kregg’s caseload over the years continues to be quite diverse. He presently treats patients with musculoskeletal conditions, treats patients with balance and dizziness disorders, performs Functional Capacity Evaluations for third party insurance companies, and is a team member on multidisciplinary assessment and treatment teams for third party insurance patients. He has also been the team therapist for several local sports teams and performs venue therapy coverage for local sport events. In regards to sport injuries Kregg has also assisted recreational athletes to professional  players from the CFL and NFL in recovering from their concussion. Apart from the treatment side, he has also performed educational sessions for other health care practitioner’s, high school and university students, as well as with employers, having presented internationally.

Presently Kregg is a member in good standing with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA),  Sport Therapy Divisions of the CPA, and the Saskatchewan Sports Medicine and Science Council. He is a past member of the Icelandic Physiotherapy Association. He is currently registered as a physical therapist with the Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapists.

LOCATION

Grosvenor Park Centre
#19 – 2105 8th Street East
Saskatoon, SK, S7H-0T8

CONTACT & HOURS

Phone: 306-343-7776
Fax: 306-343-7780
Monday to Friday: 9am-6pm

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