Lauren Sacks graduated with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto in 2006 after completing a Specialized Honours degree in Kinesiology and Health Science at York University. She has also completed training in acupuncture and is a Certified Acupuncture Practitioner by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. Lauren has been a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and the Orthopaedic and Sports Divisions since 2006.Lauren’s physiotherapy practice utilizes manual therapy, exercise prescription to correct/resolve muscle imbalances that lead to musculoskeletal injury and impairment, as well as acupuncture and other modalities. Her goal with each patient is to educate them on their condition and causative factors in order to empower them to take an active role in their rehabilitation process. She is a firm believer that an active treatment plan is the key to a successful recovery. Furthermore, she is actively pursuing a wide range of post-graduate education courses to further her knowledge and clinical skills in manual therapy, exercise prescription, postural correction and re-alignment and the treatment of various musculoskeletal impairments. To keep active herself, Lauren currently participates in Muay Thai kickboxing, snowboarding and weight training.