Lea Damata , MScPT, BSc
Lea is a graduate from McMaster University with a Masters of Science degree in Physical Therapy, and York University with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology. She pursued additional training in pelvic health physiotherapy with a special interest in pregnancy and paediatrics. Lea has worked in a variety of paediatric settings including McMaster Children’s Hospital and Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and was the recipient CanChild’s Paediatric Research Award in 2017. Lea's training in pelvic floor dysfunction (in adults and pediatrics) has included courses to assess and treat urinary incontinence, complex pelvic pain, sexual pain, gastro-intestinal disorders, pelvic organ prolapse, and perinatal care. Most importantly, she is committed to empower her patients on their active recovery, to improve their health, well-being and quality of life. Lea's experience and training in a pelvic health, for both adults and paediatric clients, has only enhanced and strengthened her passion in pelvic health. Lea is a strong advocate of women’s health and holds a Public Relations subcommittee position with the Women’s Health Division. She is also as a member of the Paediatric Division and Canadian Physiotherapy Association since 2015.