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Donavon Nickerson, M.Sc., PT

Offers In-person appointments only
  • Physiotherapist
  • Man
  • Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars. 28 rating(s).
Accepting new patients

Provider's hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
Closed

Description

Donavon is originally from Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia, but moved to Halifax to complete his Bachelor of Science at Dalhousie. With a long standing desire to help people become healthier & more active he completed the Master of Physical Therapy program at Western in London, Ont. Donavon believes in creating a plan of care that is developed in partnership with patients, one that is respectful and responsive to individual patient needs, values, and preferences that is also supported by current evidence. Donavon is also an avid runner, having run 3 marathons.

Conditions

  • Back pain
  • Joint pain
  • Leg pain
  • Neck pain
  • Shoulder pain

Services

  • Pre/Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Running assessment
  • Vestibular rehabilitation

Clientele

  • Adults (18+)​
  • Children (under 12)​
  • Seniors (65+)​
  • Teens (13-17)​

Languages spoken

  • English

Professional designations

  • Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  • Physiotherapist (PT)

Education

  • Bachlor of Science - Dalhousie
  • Master of Physical Therapy - Western

Professional associations

  • Dalhousie University
  • Western University
  • Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists
Facility Information

Summary

Nova Physiotherapy has been serving the Halifax area since July, 2004. We are independently founded, owned and operated by trained and experienced physiotherapists Jeff Walsh and Robbie MacDonald. With clinics in Timberlea, Bedford, and Dartmouth, we are proud of how we have grown and the high quality of service we provide to our clients. Complimenting our physiotherapy, we also offer a variety of services including massage therapy, chiropractic, osteopathy, dry needling, acupuncture, 3D gait analysis, orthotics, sports injury rehabilitation and much more. We are a WCB approved provider.

Business hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
Closed

Services & supplies

  • Concussion therapy
  • Cupping therapy
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Joint manipulation
  • Joint mobilization
  • Osteopathic treatment
  • Pelvic health therapy
  • Pre/Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Running assessment
  • Sports massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Temporo-Mandibular joint (TMJ) pain treatment
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Wellness massage

Amenities

  • Close to public transit
  • Free parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
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75 Peakview Way Unit 107, Halifax, NS B3M 0G2

Provider's hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
Closed

Business hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
Closed