The registered physiotherapists at Waterloo Sports Medicine Centre offer expertise in assessing and treating muskuloskeletal injuries. Each physiotherapist strives to return their patients to optimal function and performance. Through continuing education and certifications, WSM's physiotherapists pride themselves at being on the leading edge of the latest innovations and techniques to ensure that their patients receive the highest standard of care.
Holli Schimus, PT
BSc. PT, HBSc. Kin, FCAMPT
Holli graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 2003, following the completion of an Honours Kinesiology degree at UWO. She has a keen interest in orthopedics and sports medicine. While at Western, Holli played varsity basketball for five years. She was co-captain and named to the OUA Allstar team in her final two years.
Holli has completed all exams and requirements and is now officially FCAMPT. This is a huge undertaking that takes about 5 years of studying and practicing advanced manual therapy techniques.
Holli continues to take post-graduate courses in acupuncture.
With a love of sports, Holli continues to stay active, playing soccer, volleyball, and basketball. She still enjoys dancing any chance she gets. She volunteers at various sporting events and coached for five years with the KW Lightning basketball program. She now coaches the KW Vipers.
From 2004 to 2012, Holli successfully completed four half marathons. She has since completed the Chicago Marathon in 2013, the Washington D.C. Marathon in 2015, and the New York Marathon in 2017.
In summer 2015, Holli volunteered as a physotherapist for PAN AM Games, serving as therapist for basketball in Toronto.