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Physiotherapist Team

Our Team of Professionals

  • Experienced in multiple techniques and disciplines
  • Member of professional associations
  • Providing a wide range of treatments
Jeremy Smith Physiotherapist

Jeremy Smith – MScPT, CHT

Physiotherapist/Certified Hand Therapist

Jeremy was born and raised in Fort St. James, BC. He initially graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 2002 from UBC. However, his passion for helping others led him to complete a Masters in Physiotherapy at Leeds Metropolitan University in England in 2010. After completing his physiotherapy training in the U.K, Jeremy returned home to Northern B.C. to begin his career.

Jeremy has over 12 years of experience in treating a wide range of injuries and has completed several post graduate courses including: shoulder, hand, wrist, neck, back, concussions, soft tissue techniques and functional dry needling.

Jeremy has just recently completed his Certified Hand Therapist designation, which gives him specialization in treating injuries of the upper limb (hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder).

Techniques Used
  • Functional Dry Needling/IMS
  • Manual Therapy
  • Hand/Upper Limb Therapy
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Massage/Soft Tissue Release.
For Treatment of....
  • Upper Limb Therapy/Certified Hand Therapist (hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder injuries/surgeries)
  • Pre and Post Surgical Treatment
  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Workplace Injuries
Rebecca White Physiotherapist

Rebecca White – MScPT, BKin (hons)

Physiotherapist

Rebecca was born and raised in Newfoundland, and she received her Bachelor of Kinesiology at Memorial University. She then went on to achieve her Master of Science in Physiotherapy from Dalhousie University in Halifax. In 2009, she moved to Prince George to begin her physiotherapy career.

Since moving to PG, she has worked in both the public and private sectors. She began her career at UHNBC, working with patients recovering from surgery and eventually she moved into private practice, where she has spent the last 13 years working with those suffering from acute and chronic injuries. Rebecca has a special interest in sports related injury and rehabilitation, and she is currently involved with several local teams.

Rebecca’s philosophy is all movement is good movement, and this is the basis of her treatment plans. She believes humans are designed to move and it is her goal to help patients move with confidence and have fun doing so. Rebecca moved to BC as she believes it is truly a beautiful place to explore; be it hiking the mountains, camping in the woods, or paddling the many lakes and she is passionate about helping her patients enjoy everything their path has to offer. Rebecca’s physiotherapy treatment sessions are done one to one, and for an extended period, to ensure that her patients have the education and support they require.

Techniques Used
  • Functional Dry Needling/IMS
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Joint Mobilizations
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Manual Therapy
For Treatment of....
  • Sport Injuries
  • Pre and Post Surgical Treatment
  • Lower Limb Injuries (hip, knee and ankle)
  • Back and Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
Krisztina McQueen

Krisztina McQueen

Clinic Lead

Krisztina was born and raised in Kelowna, B.C., and after living in different parts of B.C. over the years she settled in Prince George. Krisztina always had an interest in health and exercise and after doing some research she decided to go back to school for Kinesiology. Krisztina graduated from the College of New Caledonia in 2022 with her diploma in Kinesiology and is working towards finishing her CSEP-CPT certification.

Krisztina enjoys getting to work with patients and building relationships with them. She enjoys getting to learn about all the different injuries and how they are treated. Krisztina believes that every patient’s experience is important and that’s why she will do her best to accommodate each and every patient who walks through our doors.

Harmony Hall

Harmony Hall

Clinic Lead

Harmony was raised in Williams Lake BC and moved to Prince George with her family in 2017.  She has two energetic and athletic children that you will find her chasing after or driving around most weekends to various sporting events. When she gets some free time she loves getting outside. Hiking and backpacking are her favorite outdoor activities and she also enjoys mountain biking. Cross Country skiing and snowshoeing keeps her active in the winter, plus getting out once a week for some ladies volleyball.

Health and fitness have always been a passion of Harmony’s, so she was very excited when the opportunity to work at Active Lead Physiotherapy came up. With her years of customer service and fitness industry experience it seemed like the perfect fit. She can’t wait to assist in helping patients on their road to recovery.

 

Maria Garduno

Maria Garduno

Clinic Lead

Maria was born and raised in the vibrant metropolis of Mexico City. She moved to Prince George in 2016. Her passion for promoting wellness and an active lifestyle motivated her to obtain a diploma in Kinesiology from the College of New Caledonia. Soon after, she obtained her personal coaching certification that allowed her to further explore the fitness industry.

Since completing her education, Maria has immersed herself in various activities that highlight her adventurous spirit and love for nature. She practices yoga, to cultivate mindfulness, flexibility, and strength. Maria also frequently explores the breathtaking landscapes of British Columbia through hiking and is always amazed by the natural beauty the province has to offer. Her passion for promoting holistic well-being shines through her work, inspiring individuals to embrace movement, engage in outdoor exploration, and nurture their overall well-being.

Maria cherishes the opportunity of getting involved in the healing process and constantly finds inspiration in watching people regain mobility in their bodies.

 

Associations & Affiliations

Physiotherapy Association of BC
CPTBC College of Physical Therapists
Canadian Society of Hand Therapists
Canadian Physiotheraphy Association
Hand Therapy Certification