Meet Shyam Chokkalingam – Founder and Registered Physiotherapist
Shyam Chokkalingam graduated from the University of South Australia specializing in Orthopaedic and Manual therapy (2001) after completing Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Dr. M.G.R Medical University, India (1999). After graduating, he worked in Singapore before moving to Calgary in 2004.
Shyam is the owner and founder of Caring Hands Physiotherapy Ltd. He started this company in 2012 and currently has expanded to four clinics in Calgary. His success is due to hard work, dedication, quality service that brings people back for regular treatments and encourages clients to recommend Caring Hands Physiotherapy to their friends.
Shyam has completed certifications in Spinal Manipulation, Acupuncture, Dry Needling, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Concussion Management, Temporomandibular Disorders, and Kinesio Taping. He is a current member of College and Association of Alberta in good standing since 2004/ He is also a current member of Canadian Association of Physiotherapy. Shyam has over 20 years of clinical experience in managing different types of clientele with focus on motor vehicle injuries.
As the founder and a physiotherapist himself, he is motivated by our common mission for the company to grow through a focus on clinical excellence and great customer service. Shyam’s calm and pleasant attitude makes patients feel welcome and at-ease. Shyam firmly believes that every patient is entitled to a complete understanding of their condition and what it will take to improve. His vast knowledge and experience in Orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions is his driving force to get better results for his patients.
When not working, he loves spending time with his family.
He speaks English, Tamil, and Hindi