Cassandra Thorne BSc. Hons Kin
We are happy and sad to announce that Cassandra will be working within our clinic sporadically beginning Sept 2018. She is continuing her education through a Masters Program at McMaster University focusing on the effects of exercise and aging. With this, Cassandra will be able to further assist those within her care.
We wish Cassandra the best in her studies and look forward to seeing her again soon. If you are one of the many people who enjoy treatments from Cassandra, please either email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 905.639.7113 so we can let you know when she will be returning.
Cassandra received her BSc Kinesiology Degree from McMaster University and her Diploma of Massage Therapy from Sutherland-Chan School and Teaching Clinic. She continued on to receive training in the treatment and care of lymphedema, receiving her MLD and CDT certificate from DrVodder’s International School.
Cassandra’s goal is to help people return to as functional and pain free daily living as possible, while also focusing on injury prevention. She utilizes a combination of deep tissue, manual lymphatic drainage, myofascial, joint mobilization, scar work, as well as exercise prescriptions.
Cassandra also works with individuals with lymphedema to help reduce, then control their presentation. Combined Decongestive therapy involves; skin care, manual lymphatic drainage, compression bandaging, and exercise prescription. If you are interested in treatment for, or prevention of lymphedema please ensure you select the appointment specifically indicated for this.
Please note: Individuals looking for the treatment and care of lymphedema will require a Doctor’s note with this diagnosis before the treatment phase can begin.