Tracy Barber is a Registered Physiotherapist licensed with the College of Physiotherapists of British Columbia and a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. She holds a postgraduate diploma in Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy and is a Fellow of the Canadian association of Manipulative Therapists (FCAMPT). She is also a member of the International Federation of Manipulative Therapists (IFOMT). Licensed as an Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) practitioner, she trained under Dr. Chan Gunn.
Tracy graduated from the physiotherapy program at Manchester Royal Infirmary in England in 1986. She moved to Canada in 1988 and spent the next five years working as a physiotherapist at Toronto General Hospital, including two years as the clinical specialist in outpatient orthopaedics. During this time, she also provided physiotherapy services for the National Ballet of Canada on a part-time basis and was a clinical instructor for physiotherapy students studying at the University of Toronto.
Since moving to Vancouver in 1993, Tracy has worked in private practice. In 2001 she established her own sole-practice at Southlands Physiotherapy before joining her growing practice with Seva Physiotherapy Clinic in 2005. In 2008 she co-founded Salus Physiotherapy Clinic. Wanting to focus on a more active approach, Tracy co-founded Balance Physiotherapy in 2015, where she currently practices.
Tracy also serves as a Clinical Skills Assistant for the Masters’ physiotherapy program at the University of British Columbia and is active as a mentor for physiotherapy students. On the professional level she currently serves on the Professional Development Committee of the Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC).
Volunteer experiences include four years as team physiotherapist for a local Vancouver rugby team and providing physiotherapy services at the B.C. Winter Games, Vancouver Sun Runs, the Vancouver International Marathon and providing fitness assessments for elite junior golfers.