BSc (Hons), Registered Kinesiologist
Laura is a pedorthist and kinesiologist with a specialty in biomechanics and lower limb/feet issues. She completed her post-grad Diploma in Pedorthics with Honours. She enjoys working with people of all fitness levels to reach their goals. Whether it’s to be able to walk pain free, recover from and prevent injury, or to increase endurance, Laura strives to help patients achieve their ideal active lifestyle. Laura has had more than 3 years of experience with biomechanical assessments and orthotic fabrication. She is also trained in footwear modifications and is knowledgeable about properties of good orthopedic shoes for different foot types. Before her work in pedorthic care, Laura has worked as a kinesiologist, using exercise prescription to help with injury recovery and prevention. On a personal note, she is also a long-distance runner who has needed orthotics since childhood. She has personally experienced how important it is to maintain optimal foot health and alignment. Outside of the healthcare profession, Laura is an avid musician, pianist, and songwriter. She also loves road trips, camping, and long hikes with her husband and dog.