Hazel Mascarenhas is a physiotherapist with a passion for health and wellness. She graduated with a degree in Physiotherapy from the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, India in the year 2012 at the top of her class and with several academic excellence awards. She is also a certified ergonomist from the International Ergonomics School, Italy. Additionally, she possesses a degree in workplace wellness and health promotion from Centennial College, Toronto.
Hazel is specialized in the prevention and rehabilitation of various neuro-musculo-skeletal injuries. Her keen interest in providing care that is patient- centered, makes her an exceptional physiotherapist for her patients. She has extensive experience in treating various conditions such as low back pain, muscle sprains and strains, post- surgical rehab, stroke, fracture rehabilitation, vertigo, pregnancy- related musculoskeletal dysfunctions, traumatic brain injury, frozen shoulder and more.
Hazel has also taken a keen interest in Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy helping her clients with treatments to address the pain and discomfort associated with weak or imbalanced pelvic floor muscles. She is also currently enrolled in a doctoral program in physical therapy (DPT) to bring even more education and skill to her care plans.
In her free time, she loves to doodle, travel, try new cuisines, and karaoke with her friends.