Nikita Komarov holds a Bachelor of Kinesiology and Exercise Science degree from York University, where he also completed the Athletic Therapy program, subsequently becoming certified through the Canadian Athletic Therapy Association. He went on to further his education at McMaster University, where he completed a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy.
He has provided on-field medical coverage for various sporting events across Toronto, ranging from high-school rugby, Canadian Soccer Association, International Tennis Federation tournaments and the Pan Am Games. A lifelong athlete himself, Nikita has an appreciation for the demands of a particular sport and the psychological aspect of injury.
Since graduation, Nikita has been in private practice, specializing in orthopedics and sports medicine as well as three seasons with Toronto FC Academy working alongside some of Canada’s top soccer talent. As a member of the Orthopedic division of the CPA, he has a special interest manual therapy and is pursuing a Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy. He has taken numerous courses in soft tissue mobilization, functional training, assessment/treatment of the spine and pelvis as well as dry needling through the Advanced Physical Therapy Institute among others.