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Gita Mikal

Director-founder-physiomobility

Gita Mikal

Vestibular Physiotherapist/Director/Founder

Gita is a Registered Physiotherapist and Certified Vestibular Therapist. Gita has been interested in assessing people with dizziness, providing vestibular rehabilitation and concussion management in the past 10 years of her career. Currently, Gita only offers a few clinical hours a week and dedicates most of this time to patients with dizziness & concussion. Gita continues to provide mentorship for physiotherapists interested in managing vestibular conditions. As well, she provides consultation for healthcare practitioners who are treating complex vestibular cases. She continues to provide consultation for patients suffering from complex chronic pain conditions.

As a Physiotherapist, Gita has mainly worked in multidisciplinary clinics and has developed programs to improve community access to multidisciplinary rehabilitation care. Gita is passionate about the important role that physiotherapy and rehabilitation can play in improving the quality of life of people with chronic conditions. She has pursued her passion for educating patients and medical community through delivering several workshops and presentations to a variety of audiences. Gita is actively involved in clinical research and her interests include how to improve community access to vestibular rehabilitation and falls prevention programs through community clinics and virtual platforms.

Gita is a lifelong learner and continues to develop her clinical skills by completing post graduate courses and programs. In recent years, most of her continuing education has been focused on vestibular rehabilitation, concussion management, and Chronic Pain Management:

  • Postgraduate Certification Program in Chronic Pain Management (University of Alberta)
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation Program (Joined program of University of Southern California /Emory University)
  • Advanced Vestibular Rehabilitation  Certification Program (American Institute of Balance)
  • Advanced Vestibular Rehabilitation Course (Dr. Richard Clendaniel)
  • Concussion Management (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Certification program in Vestibular Rehabilitation (CCVR)( B.Wallace)
  • Shift Concussion Management
  • Visual Vestibular Functional Integration Training (Concussion Health)

Professional Memberships:

  • Ontario Physiotherapy Association (OPA)
  • Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA)
  • Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA)
  • Canadian Pain Society
  • Member of Canadian Institute of Pain Research
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WE ARE OPEN

AS ESSENTIAL HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS, WE REMAIN OPEN FOR IN-CLINIC TREATMENTS DURING THE PROVINCE WIDE EMERGENCY BREAK ANNOUNCED ON APRIL 01, 2021

Physiomobility continues to remain open and is not part of the lockdown. We continue to have rigorous disinfection policies and procedures in place to ensure the safety of our community and are open for patient in-person visits with all of our practitioners.

Virtual appointments are available and encouraged for those who are at a heightened risk of illness.

We remain focused on our quality of care & our continued commitment to helping our patients feel their best. For further assistance, you can contact us at 416-444-4800 during our opening hours. 

The Physiomobility Team