Osteopathic Manual Practitioner
Brock Palma (BKin, DOMP) is a licensed Osteopathic Manual Practitioner here at Synergy Athletic Performance Clinic. From an early age, Brock has been involved with many competitive sports such as basketball, volleyball, rugby and track and field. His passion for sports, health and the human body led him to study Kinesiology at the University of Toronto where he obtained a Bachelors of Kinesiology. During his years in University, Brock received an internship as a Student Therapist with the University of Toronto Men’s Basketball Team and continued as their therapist for 3 consecutive years. This is where his love for manual therapy and ability to help people achieve optimal health and performance began.
After his time at University of Toronto, Brock continued his post secondary education at the Canadian College of Osteopathy. He then completed his thesis, titled “The Effects of Osteopathic Treatment on Center of Pressure and Sway”. Brock now holds the title of an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner.
From his time working with countless athletes and patients, Brock has the confidence and knowledge to treat individuals with all types of musculoskeletal injuries and systematic problems.
Aside from his treatment goals as an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner, Brock continues to challenge himself with 1-2 personal physical goals per year. His current goal is to complete a sub 2 hour half marathon in hopes to eventually accomplish a full marathon. This may seem like a lot to tackle, but he is determined to better his knowledge in his own physical capabilities in order to help people attain optimal health and recovery in their own personal goals.