Sarah Cortese MPT, BKIN


About Sarah Cortese

Sarah has a Masters Degree of Physical Therapy and a Bachelors Degree of Kinesiology, both from the University of British Columbia. In addition to her post graduate studies, Sarah has spent time working as a Strength and Conditioning coach for a variety of athletes, as well as a Personal Trainer. She grew up playing competitive soccer, while also participating in many sports including cross country running, basketball and volleyball. She combines her passion for exercise and interest in rehabilitation in her work as a Physiotherapist. Sarah enjoys utilizing a patient-centered and evidence informed approach to assist people through their rehab journey. Her practice encompasses manual therapy, education, and individualized exercise prescription with the goal of getting her patients back to doing what they love.

Away from the clinic, Sarah has an inherent love for anything outdoors including running, surfing, hiking, and backpacking. She also loves spending time getting creative in the kitchen, exploring new restaurants and cafes, and immersing herself in new cultures while traveling.

Post-Secondary Education

  • University of British Columbia
    Masters of Physical Therapy
  • University of British Columbia
    Bachelors of Kinesiology