455 Boulevard de la Gappe, Gatineau, J8T 0G1

Julien Catafard

Julien Catafard

Physiotherapist

Graduated from the University of Ottawa in physiotherapy in 2019, Julien is passionate about physiotherapy. Passionate and attentive, Julien wishes to offer personalized and adapted help to make a difference in the lives of his patients. Julien likes to get out of his comfort zone and take on new challenges. In his practice, Julien likes to make a difference in the daily lives of people who find themselves with limitations and help them achieve their goals!

Julien stands out for his active listening and sense of humor that will allow you to feel comfortable quickly during your consultations. Always smiling, he will not fail to take your problem seriously and give you his full attention. His thirst for learning and curiosity make him a therapist dedicated to working with you to find and resolve your musculoskeletal pain or disorders, always with the utmost respect.

An eternal sportsman, passionate about hockey and sports in general, Julien shares his experience for a clientele of all ages and all levels of athletics, as much for competitive athletes … or living room!

Julien Catafard

Physiotherapist

Julien catafard

Graduated from the University of Ottawa in physiotherapy in 2019, Julien is passionate about physiotherapy. Passionate and attentive, Julien wishes to offer personalized and adapted help to make a difference in the lives of his patients. Julien likes to get out of his comfort zone and take on new challenges. In his practice, Julien likes to make a difference in the daily lives of people who find themselves with limitations and help them achieve their goals!

Julien stands out for his active listening and sense of humor that will allow you to feel comfortable quickly during your consultations. Always smiling, he will not fail to take your problem seriously and give you his full attention. His thirst for learning and curiosity make him a therapist dedicated to working with you to find and resolve your musculoskeletal pain or disorders, always with the utmost respect.

An eternal sportsman, passionate about hockey and sports in general, Julien shares his experience for a clientele of all ages and all levels of athletics, as much for competitive athletes … or living room!

Academic training

  • Master of Health Sciences in Physiotherapy, University of Ottawa – 2019

  • Honours Bachelor of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa – 2016

Continuing education

  • Physiotherapeutic puncture with dry needle (PPAS), Ordre Professionnel de la Physiothérapie du Québec – 2022
  • McKenzie Part B: Cervical and Thoracic Spine, Robin McKenzie Institute Canada – 2020
  • McKenzie Part A: Lumbar Spine, Robin McKenzie Institute Canada – 2019

Work Experience

  • Coverage of sporting events (football, hockey, soccer, basketball) – 2017 to 2020

Interest

  • Optimization of the sports function
  • Sports injuries and prevention
  • Musculoskeletal injuries (tendonitis, bursitis, capsulitis, sprain, etc.)
  • Back and neck pain
  • Arthritis – osteoarthritis
  • Peripheral nerve involvement
  • Concussions/head injuries
  • Chronic pain
  • Fracture
  • Loss of balance
  • Dizziness and dizziness

Other

  • Bilingual
  • Amateur of various sports
  • Physical training