Events

PainPRO offers a variety of courses for advancement in practitioner education. You are welcome if you are a physiotherapist, chiropractor, registered massage therapist, medical doctor, naturopath, acupuncturist, osteopath, etc.

Current Events

Are you looking for an evidence-based way to help people with low back pain?

This class is a comprehensive look at how Dr. Phillip Snell has been able to help thousands of patients achieve their functional goals. Learn to integrate the current evidence and cutting edge functional rehab exercise methods in management of lumbar disc injury.

Date: September 15 & 16, 2018

Location: painPRO Surrey Memorial Space is limited to the first 30 registrants.

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“Dr. Snell is great at Assimilating information. This ability has resulted in the forming of a patient-empowering, systematic and actionable approach to addressing the most common form of lower back pain.”

Adam Milsop, DC

Past Events

2017

July 30: Pelvic pain – Sandi Hilton
October 29: painBC course – Eric Purves

2018

July 17 & 20: ICBC and active rehab – Shireen Mistry
September 9 & 30: K-Box 1st education series – Tony McDougal
September 15 & 16: The Clinical Companion to FixYourOwnBack.com
Nov 20 & 27: San Diego Pain conference video viewing – no-cost event

2019

January 20: The basics of the shoe and orthotic recommendations, what to use them for, and when to refer.
February 24: Concussion education evening – Shireen Mistry
April 14 & 25: ICBC and research updates – Bodhi Haraldsson
May 24: The Shoulder with Kevin
June 23: The therapeutic relationship: empathy and rapport building – Jen Beaver

Locations

painPRO Business District
885 Dunsmuir Street
Suite 582
Vancouver, BC V6C 1N5

Tel: 604-684-0029
Email: contact@painproclinics.com

painPRO Coal Harbour
1112 West Pender Street
Suite 705
Vancouver, BC V6E 2S1

Tel: 604-688-0029
Email: contact@painproclinics.com

painPRO City Square
555 West 12th Avenue
Suite 495 WEST TOWER
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 3X7

Tel: 604-876-0029
Email: contact@painproclinics.com

painPRO North Surrey City Centre
10366 136A Street
Suite 100
Surrey, BC V3T 5R3

Tel: 604-930-8210
Email: contact@painproclinics.com

painPRO Surrey Memorial
13737 96th Ave
Suite 507
Surrey, BC V3V 0C6

Tel: 604-800-9656
Email: contact@painproclinics.com

painPRO Burnaby Metrotown
4710 Kingsway
Suite 2148
Burnaby, BC, V5H 4J5

Tel: 604-409-4318
Email: contact@painproclinics.com

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