Staff Bios

Dr. Eugene Capitano BA, BSc, DC, DAc


Clinic Director/Chiropractor
BA, Bsc, DC, DAc

Certified Active Release Provider
Functional Range Release Provider
Certified Graston Provider
DNS Certified Exercise Trainer
Certified Functional Movement System Provider
Certified Selective Functional Movement Assessment Provider
Mike Boyle Strength Conditioning Thrive Program Provider
Titleist Performance Institute Medical Certified Level 3 and Junior Coach Level 2
Certified HKC Instructor
Doctor of Acupuncture – A member of CMAAC.
Certified EPIC Lift Capacity Evaluator
Certified ARCON Evaluator

 

2015 Continuing Education Courses

DNS Skills Course
DNS Exercise II, & III, Certification Program
SFG Kettle Bell Course
ART Complex Protocols

2014 Continuing Education Courses

DNS Exercise I, II, & III, Certification Program
FAP/FRR Spine with Andreo Spina
ART re-certification program
Accelerated Rehabilitation with Jason Brown.
TPI Level II Certification Program
Return to Work – Evolving Issues in Disability Management
FAP/FRR Upper extremity with Andreo Spina
MBSC progression/regression with Coach Kevin Car
Concussion talk by Dr. M. Cosmon
BSMP May 2014 in Boston
The Janada Approach with Clare Frank
Perfrom Better Chicago June 26-29, 2014
TPI Junior Coach Level 2 September 19 & 20, 2014.
DNS C September 25-28, 2014
Training Still=Rehab with Charlie Wiengroff October 18 & 19, 2014
TPI Level 3 and the Gulf Sumitt October 24-28, 2014
Criag Liebenson “Prague School to Athletic Development” November 7-9, 2014

2013 Continuing Education Courses
DNS (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) Sport Level 1 and 2 Workshop
MBSC Thrive 4 Day Certification Program
DNS A (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) a Certification Program
HKC Certification Program
Active Release Technique – Recertification Program Lower Extremity
Dr. Scappaticci – Performance Functional Taping Course
Return to Work The Silent Barriers
Graston Advanced Course
Dan John – The Basic Principles of Strength Training
Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference
Boston Sports Medicine and Performance Group conference
Perform Better 3 day Summit
DNS B (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) a Certification Program
DNS C (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) a Certification Program
Kevin Carr – Strength and Conditioning Seminar
Craig Liebenson Faulty Movement Pattern and Rehab of the Athlete
Graston Level 1 (Instrument assistant soft tissue technique)

2012 Continuing Education Courses
Dr. McGill – Rehab of the Athlete
Dr. Weingroff – Training=Rehab, Rehab =Training
Dr. Scappaticci – Integrated dry needling program for pain management
Dr. Heffner – End Range Loading
HKC in Chicago certification course
Graston Level 1
Jon Engum Extreme Flexibility Workshop
ART/SFMA Certification Program
Perform better 3 Day Summit
Dr. Weingroff – Advanced Training=Rehab, Rehab =Training
DNS A (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) a Certification Program
Dr. McGill – Rehab of the Athlete
TPI Level 1
DNS B (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) a Certification Program

2011 Continuing Education Courses
Active Release Technique – Upper Extremity
Selective Functional Movement Assessment – Level 1 and Level 2
Functional Movement System – Level 1 and Level 2
Dr. Lebenson – FCE and Performance Enhancement
Active Release Technique – Nerve Entrapment with Gross Anatomy Lab.
Dr. Lebenson – Rehabilitation of the Athlete

Dr. Capitano is a Chiropractor and is in private practice in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada. He received his B.A. (criminal justice) from the University of Winnipeg in 1989 and his B.Sc. (human biology) and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees from the National College of Chiropractic in 1993 and 1995 respectively.

Dr. Capitano is the Clinic Director of United Therapies Rehabilitation Centre, a inter-disciplinary rehabilitation clinic. He has established comprehensive protocols and standards for inter-disciplinary rehabilitation coordinating physicians, chiropractor, physical therapist, occupational therapist, and pscychologists. Dr. Capitano brought the Hanoun Focus, From disability evaluation, and ARCON systems to Winnipeg and established them as standardized tools in the disability and rehabilitation industry. Dr. Capitano is a Certified Employment Potential Specialist for disability evaluations.

Dr. Capitano, is a member of the Musculoskeletal study group of Manitoba. One of his primary roles is to bring speakers to the city of Winnipeg for continuing education purposes for clinicians in the Province of Manitoba and for United Therapies rehabilitation staff members. Dr. Capitano subscribes to a movement based approach popularized by the works of Dr. Vladmir Janada, Dr. Craig Liebenson, Dr. Stuart McGill, Dr. Charlie Weingroff and Gray Cook. He uses principles of the Functional Movement Screen, DNS and sound evidence-based rehabilitation and training science. Some of the paradigms Dr. Capitano is formally trained included DNS, ART, Graston, Acpuncture, Dry Needling, FMS/SFMA and HKC.

Dr. Capitano recently attended the Mike Boyle Strength and Conditioning Centre (MBSC). He spent 4 days and became the first MBSC Thrive Centre in Winnipeg that will bring the most advanced Strength and Conditioning principles to United Therapies Rehabilitation Centre. These principles will be used not only for the treatments of the athletic population but also for the occupational population who have been injured and need modern rehabilitation and training principle to prepare themselves for return to work. We are also using these same modern rehabilitation principles to train the general population for safe and effective training with results.

Dr. Capitano has opened a 8,800 square foot Rehabilitation and Training Facility called United Therapies STRIVE Inc. This is located in the south end of Winnipeg. future goal is to develop a Centre of Excellence. To bring great minds across many disciplines who share the same principles of modern rehabilitation and who are focused on patient centered care.