ASSESSMENT, TREATMENT and REHAB
to help YOU Feel, Move and Live BETTER
Here are just a few of the conditions and injuries that I assess, treat and rehab
- Arthritic pain
- Hip pain
- Back, neck or joint pain
- Broken and fractured bones
- Restricted Movement
- Acute Impact and Strain Injuries
- Chronic and Complex Pain
- Sport Injuries
- And more
Mike Grafstein RMT, CSMTA Sport Fellow, CAT(C), CMRP
Mike Graduated from Sheridan College with a diploma in Sport Injury Management 1991 and became a Certified Athletic Therapist in 1992. In 2000 Mike graduated from Canadian College of Massage and
Hydrotherapy and became an RMT in October that year. In 2012 Mike successfully passed his National Certification for Sport Massage and is now a Sport Fellow within the CSMTA. He is one of four people in Canada to hold those three designations
Mike has worked with many sports but for the last 25 years he has been heavily involved with soccer at the provincial, national, and academy level. He has traveled internationally to England, France, and Germany and more working with 1 to 3 soccer teams as the Head Therapist with Bryst International.
He is an Advanced Sport Massage Technique Instructor through the CSMTA as well as speaker on Concussions and Prevention of Sport Injuries. Mike was selected as the part of the Core Canadian Medical Team for the 2019 World University Games in in Italy and is selected as an Alternate for the 2021 Japan Olympic Games for Massage Therapy.
His clinical work focuses on assessment and rehabilitation of concussions, sport injuries, chronic pain and post-surgery treatment.
Mike’s treatments vary from deep tissue massage to lighter manual treatments such as Craniosacral Therapy, Myofascial release, Matrix Repatterning and Matrix Manual Therapy.
” My goal for you is simple, regardless if you are 9 or 75, a desk jockey or weekend warrior, to provide you with the treatment you need so you can FEEL, MOVE and LIVE Better! “
Outside of the clinic I find time to walk the many trails in York Region and enjoy camping at any one of Ontario’s Provincial Parks with my wife. MORE ABOUT MIKE
FROM THE BLOG
The following is case study of of 78 year old woman with Lumbar Degeneration, who has a history of low back pain and left leg radiculopathy. The following results were found with an MRI taken on November 5, 2016: 1. Mild disc bulge at T12-L1 and T11-T12. There is multilevel moderate diffuse intraspinous arthropathy. Read More
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MERIDIAN SPINE & SPORT
Healing Touch Massage and Athletic Therapy
Balanced Body Breakthrough
898 Gorham Street,
Newmarket, Ontario, L3Y 1L8
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