SPORT THERAPY

As an athlete, you know adversity. You conquer it every time you set out on the track. On the ice. On the open road. You know that victory isn’t about the podium win or collecting your trophy in front of the crowd. True victory is pushing through the hard moments that no one sees. It’s never giving up, even in the face of fear, pain, and injury. It’s never letting anything deter you from reaching your goals.

Since 2011, The SportLab’s skilled clinicians have treated Muskoka’s athletes and active community. We utilize decades of professional experience, combined with unique knowledge as athletes ourselves, to deliver the highest standard of Sport Therapy in the region.

We’ve treated every type of injury- including post-fracture and post-surgery. Our unique approach to assessment and treatment leads to faster recoveries. Because an injury should only ever be a small pause on the long road to achieving your personal best.


All of The SportLab’s services are covered by the majority of extended health plans, and patients do not need a referral to book an appointment.

BRACING

The SportLab offers a complete line of custom bracing for:

ACUTE INJURY · CHRONIC INJURY · POST-SURGICAL RECOVERY

We fit clients with the right brace the first time, and continue to monitor over time. Our patients experience decreased pain, enabling them to quickly return to their sport. Initial bracing assessments are free of charge, and we direct bill extended insurance providers for bracing whenever possible.

CONCUSSION

The SportLab offers Muskoka’s most current and comprehensive sport-focused concussion diagnosis and management program*.

The SportLab’s patients make impressive gains, increasing the speed of healing through our unique concussion monitoring program. Our advanced equipment and specialized tools ensure an accurate diagnosis, a safe, long-term recovery, and quick return to sport.

*If you have suffered severe head trauma, go to the ER immediately.

Sport Lab

MEET OUR TEAM

Dr. Lowell Greib MSC ND CISSN

DIRECTOR/CLINICIAN

  • Professional ultra-distance mountain biker, adventure racer, and marathon runner (including Boston, Phoenix, and LA)
  • Developed the Sports Medicine program for the CCNM
  • Current lecturer at CMCC, NUNM, and UWI
  • Chair, Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors
  • Canadian Ambassador, International Institute of Race Medicine
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Dr. Katherine Ahokas BSc ND CISSN

CLINICIAN

  • Provincial and varsity soccer player and nationally ranked marathon runner
  • Created the Sport Performance Nutrition curriculum for Camosun College, and the Clinical Diagnosis and Medical Terminology course for Georgian College
  • Lectured at Georgian College
  • Certified Level 2 Firefighter
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Karlee Handy BSc

Clinical Resident

  • Two time National softball Champion and MVP recipient
  • High performance coach and Certified Personal Trainer
  • Invited speaker in performance to corporations
  • Volunteer, Nova Scotia Rehabilitation Center and Ronald McDonald House
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Michelle Berrelkamp RMT

REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST

  • Nordic skier, canoeist, competitive rower
  • Registered Massage Therapist
  • Extensive experience in sport-focused environment
  • Extensive training in pelvic stabilization, myofascial release, strain counterstrain, and cranial sacral
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CJ Seaman

CLIENT SERVICE

  • Pilates instructor, triathlete, sprint canoeist, cross-country runner, basketball and softball player
  • Bachelor of Arts in Human Kinetics with Minor in Psychology
  • Previously involved in community sport programs for children with disabilities.
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SPORT NUTRITION

The SportLab carries Muskoka’s most extensive selection of high-quality sport nutrition products, at the most competitive prices. Our knowledgeable team carefully selects each product based on superior nutritional value and sport safety.


SPORT NUTRITION COACHING

Working with each individual’s goals in mind, our clinicians provide custom guidance in nutritional intake to maximize performance, recovery, and injury prevention. Our skilled team of trained medical professionals was the first in Canada to be certified by the International Society of Sport Nutrition (ISSN).

  • AllMax
  • Dymatize
  • Vitargo
  • Hammer
  • Nutrasea
  • Donojy
  • Compex
  • 2XU
  • Spidertech
  • Tigertail

CONTACT US

Book with Muskoka’s FIRST Sport Therapy clinic.

  • 855-776-7852
  • start@thesportlab.ca
  • 68 West Road, Unit 2. Huntsville ON P1H 1L8

Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm

EVENTS

THE BLOG

The Complexities of Concussive Injury

We, like many of you, are parents. The confusing world of technology and readily accessible information, seemingly makes it difficult…

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RED-S – Why training and fuelling need to align for performance

It seems far too appropriate that as I enjoy my second breakfast of the day I am writing about caloric…

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Fad Diet Myths – Trends that may keep you from achieving your goals

Fad diets are everywhere. Have you been falling into the quick fix ‘trap’?  With social media influencers touting the next…

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