Hitoshi received his bachelor’s degree in Sports Science from Juntendo University (Tokyo, Japan) and obtained his second bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Winnipeg. He later became a Certified Athletic Therapist and earned his certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist.
Hitoshi takes an integrative approach that combines manual therapy techniques and therapeutic exercises to restore the body’s functionality. In particular, he applies Soft Tissue Release, Muscle Energy Technique, and Mulligan Concept depending on the patient’s condition.
He has worked with clients of various ages and athletic levels, from youth programs to national and professional teams and events. He previously worked as a team Athletic Therapist for the Jr. A. Hockey team of the British Columbia Hockey League, and this past season was the Athletic Therapy Assistant with Ottawa’s Professional Hockey Team.