Since graduating with a Master of Science from the University of Toronto in 2006, Darryl has practiced as an orthopaedic physiotherapist. In 2008, pursued further continuing education and completed his Master of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy at Western University. He has been a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists since completing his advanced examinations in 2009.
Darryl’s current role is multifaceted. He is a clinical operations manager for DSD Management, a company that delivers physiotherapy and rehabilitation services within 15 clinics throughout southern Ontario. His role is to ensure DSD clinicians are accountable for the delivery of high quality services within a patient-centered model of care. He is also accountable for the clinical and business development for the company. Darryl continues to work clinically in a consultant model with orthopaedic and neurosurgeons to enhance the patient experience and triage to the right person, in the right place, at the right time. He has a special interest in the conservative and operative management (hip arthroscopy) of non-arthritic hip pain, as well as spine.Darryl dedicates time educating and mentoring physiotherapists. Another passion of his is to facilitate the new graduate transition from student to entry-level clinician and encourage a positive initial work experience. He is an assistant instructor within the London Unit of the Orthopaedic Division’s post-graduate curriculum. And a clinical mentor for physiotherapists either completing the Master of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy at Western University or those working toward their fellowship in manipulative therapy through the Division. Darryl has received awards to acknowledge his service as a physiotherapist providing excellence in learning, guidance, supervision and inspiration to physiotherapy students.