Lindsay is a graduate of Queen’s University with a Masters Degree in Physiotherapy and a Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences. She is a Certified Gunn IMS practitioner with additional training in pain science and the treatment of chronic pain conditions. Since graduating in 2007, she has taken many courses to enhance her knowledge of manual therapy and the role of the nervous system in movement and pain. Lindsay has also received special training in assessing and treating dysfunction of the thorax, lumbar spine, pelvis, hip and foot through the Discover Physio program.
In addition to completing specialized courses on the pelvis, low back, hip, foot and thoracic spine, she is trained in the Kinesio(R) Tape Method. She is currently working towards a diploma in Manual and Manipulative Therapy through the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
Lindsay has received special training in the assessment and treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction, which can lead to urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. Dysfunction of the pelvic floor can also contribute to pain in the lumbar spine, pelvis and coccyx. To find out more about Physiotherapy treatments for pelvic floor dysfunction and incontinence at Shelbourne Physiotherapy please CLICK HERE
She is fully qualified to treat the following conditions: female and male urinary incontinence (stress, urge, mixed, post-partum, peri-menopausal, post-prostatectomy), bladder dysfunction (overactive bladder, urgency, frequency), and pelvic floor pain syndromes (dyspareunia, vestibulodynia, vulvodynia, vaginismus, prostatodynia, coccydynia).Lindsay is a member of the Canadian Continence Foundation.
In assessment and treatment, she always tries to integrate the movement of the entire body to achieve optimal function. By using a combination of manual therapy, specific movement retraining, needling techniques and functional taping, she focuses on helping patients return to doing what is most important to them.
Lindsay is an active member of the Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia and the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia.
Lindsay Baker has completed her Certified Gunn IMS training at the Institute for the Study and Treatment of Pain in Vancouver and is looking forward to helping her patients with Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS).
In her spare time Lindsay is an avid mountain biker and enjoys keeping things balanced with hiking, trail running, skiing, running and Yoga.
Lindsay Coulson-Baker treats patients at our downtown Cook Street Victoria Physiotherapy Clinic located at 308-1175 Cook Street, Victoria, B.C. V8V 4A1.
Lindsay is accepting new patients. To book an appointment with Lindsay please call the Cook Street clinic at 250-381-9828. The email contact is firstname.lastname@example.org