MINNIE TANG, BMSc (HONS), MPT
Minnie obtained her Master of Physical Therapy degree in 2013 at Western University after graduating with an Honours Bachelor of Medical science degree in 2011. Through her education, work, volunteer, research, and clinical experience, she has had the pleasure of working with a variety of different populations in a wide array of settings, including acute care, rehabilitation, private practice, and community home care.
Minnie is a compassionate learner and continues to take regular physiotherapy-related courses to stay up to date with the newest research and techniques. Some certifications she has obtained include Acupuncture and Dry Needling, Baseline Testing and Concussion Treatment, the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, Neurosensory Taping, Soft Tissue Release, the Eclectic Approach to Assessment and Treatment, the Mulligan Concept, and Custom Orthotic Therapy.
Minnie enjoys spending time and working individually with her clients to understand their problems and to determine the most personalized treatment plan in order for them to return to their pain-free, healthy, and active lifestyles. She likes to incorporate and combine different assessment and treatment techniques in her practice to optimize patient care and outcome. If a client does not respond to a certain treatment, she will not hesitate to try another one that is more appropriate. This may include manual therapy, such as soft tissue release and nerve and joint mobilizations, acupuncture and dry needling, cupping, taping, electrotherapeutic modalities, exercise prescription, and comprehensive education. She will ensure that you find a solution to enhance your quality of life and achieve your personal goals.
In her spare time, Minnie likes to cheer on the beloved Leafs and Jays. She also has a guilty pleasure for food and can be found out and about discovering new restaurants and cuisines. Minnie also tries to sharpen her culinary skills at home by cooking and baking new recipes. She loves traveling, exploring new countries, sightseeing, and photography. Minnie is fluent in English and Cantonese.
To learn more about Minnie and to read her blogs, visit www.minnietang.com