Physiotherapist / Physical Therapist
Rabi graduated from the University of Toronto in 1996 with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) Award for Clinical and Academic Excellence and is a partner in Back Works Spinal and Sports Rehabilitation. He has practiced physiotherapy in a variety of clinical settings but he has been based in the orthopaedic private practice setting since 2000. He has a special focus on sports-related injuries as the physiotherapist of the Kitchener Rangers Hockey Club since 2001. He also received a Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Spine from the McKenzie Institute International in 2000 and completed the Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA in 2004. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (CAMPT). He completed the certification examination by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute in 2009. Rabi is also a certified Gunn Intra-Muscular Stimulation (UBC Gunn IMS) practitioner through the University of British Columbia.
In 2012, Rabi graduated from the Discover Physio Series instructed by Diane Lee and Dr. Linda-Joy Lee. These two clinicians are at the forefront of research and teaching in orthopedics in Canada. He was asked to be an assistant instructor with Discover Physio teaching the Thoracic Ring Approach™ (LJ Lee) and the Integrated Systems Model for Disability & Pain (Lee and Lee) which he continued until the end of 2014. Dr. Linda-Joy Lee launched her new education company Dr. Linda-Joy Lee International (LJLI) in 2015 and again asked him to challenge the skills and material become a member of the inaugural group of Dr. Linda-Joy Lee Certified Practitioners (LJLCP). Rabi completed this certification that same year and is now a Lead Assistant Instructor for LJLI teaching the Thoracic Ring Approach and Connect Therapy™ (LJ Lee) in Canada, the United States and England.