Meet Marcus, a PT exam candidate with a dedication to helping individuals achieve their optimal function. Graduating from the University of Santo Tomas in 2018, known for its physical therapy education in the Philippines, Marcus has since been on a remarkable journey in the field.
Immediately after graduation, Marcus successfully wrote and passed the Philippine National Exam for Physical Therapists. Initially drawn to the palliative field, he provided invaluable support to patients for several months before deciding to pursue opportunities in Canada. In 2020, Marcus returned to Canada and ventured into the field of personal training for two years, a phase that significantly influenced his approach to rehabilitation. This experience endowed him with a diverse skill set and profound knowledge, enhancing his ability to tailor personalized rehabilitation programs.
While he has always been inclined towards exercise-based rehabilitation, his growing interest in manual medicine reflects his dedication to maintaining a holistic approach to physiotherapy, integrating various techniques and modalities to provide tailored and effective treatment for his clients' diverse needs.
Marcus thrives on the diversity of his clientele, catering to athletes and individuals from all walks of life. He firmly believes in empowering patients with the knowledge and tools to take charge of their health, fostering lasting improvements. Marcus is not just a physiotherapist but also a trusted partner on your wellness journey. He values building genuine connections with his clients, attentively listening to their concerns, and providing a friendly and supportive atmosphere throughout the healing process.
Beyond his dedication to the field of physiotherapy, Marcus loves exploring the outdoors, staying active in various sports, and continuously expanding his knowledge to stay at the forefront of his practice. On a regular day, you can find Marcus working out in the gym or walking his dog, Hope!"