john de padua, bsn, mpt, cscs, map, cgttp



John de Padua is the owner/operator of CORE Physical Therapy in Prince Albert. He was raised in Prince Albert and graduated from  the University of Saskatchewan with a Bachelors degree in Nursing in 2003, and a Masters of Physical Therapy in 2010. Following graduation, John received several post graduate certifications focusing on Soft Tissue treatment and Strength and Conditioning. 


John currently lives in Prince Albert and provides Physiotherapy services at CORE Physical Therapy as well as working in the Public Sector as a Homecare Physical Therapist. John also currently teaches group exercise classes at both CORE Physical Therapy and the Alfred Jenkins Fieldhouse.




University Education:


- 2003 - Bachelor of Sciences in Nursing, University of Saskatchewan

- 2010 - Masters of Physical Therapy, University of Saskatchewan


Post Graduate Education:


- MAP - Medical Acupuncture Program - University of Alberta

- CGTTP - Certified Gokavi Transverse Technique Practitioner

- Orthopaedic Division I

- Movement Dysfunction/Impairment - Shirley Sahrmann

- Functional Fascial Taping - Ron Alexander












Exercise Related Post Graduate Education:


- NSCA - CSCS - (National Strength and Conditioning Association,

                              Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist)

- Athletes Performance (Now EXOS) - Rehab Performance Specialist

- Agatsu Kettlebell I

- Agatsu Movement and Mobility Upper and Lower I

- TRX Level 2

- Kathy Bond Pilates I

- Varbanov Olympic Weightlifting 

- Sports First Responder



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