Tristan joined the Body in Balance team in 2015. He received his Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto where he also completed his undergraduate degree. Tristan has been working in community-based orthopedic physiotherapy since 2013. He has done post graduate courses in Acupuncture (Acupuncture Canada), Concussion Assessment and Management (Shift Concussion Management Program), Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (The Robin MacKenzieInstitute®) as well as continuing education in taping, manual therapy and soft tissue treatment, all of which he utilizes in his practice.
Tristan has an extensive athletic background. He played professional hockey in both Europe and the United States (2004-2008). He is a former member of the University of Toronto Varsity Men’s Hockey Team (2000-04), Provincial Junior ‘A’ hockey player (1997-2000) and Ontario Junior ‘A’ lacrosse player (1998-2001). He was also previously a certified personal trainer.
In his free time Tristan enjoys spending time with his wife and two children and participating in a wide array of activities including playing golf and recreational hockey, biking, running, strength training, ATVing, various watersports and enjoying the outdoors.