Maxim Hanna CAT(C), M.Sc. (Rehabilitation Science), CSCS, DOMP
Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach
Founder of Synergy Sports Therapy and performance
Max is an Athletic Therapist, a certified Strength and Conditioning coach and an Osteopathic Practitioner who has been working in the field in Montreal for over 10 years. He is a 2005 graduate from the Athletic therapy program at Concordia. Max also received his Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Science from McGill University in 2009 and his Diploma in Osteopathic Manipulative Practice in 2013.
Since 2006, Max has been the head therapist at Vanier College, but also was athletic therapist for the Montreal Alouettes from 2007 to 2009, who won a Grey Cup. Max has been working with a multitude of different athletes, from college, to university, to CFL, to NHL, to Olympic and UFC athletes, which most notably include UFC welterweight champion Georges St.-Pierre.
Since 2010 he has been a part-time instructor at Concordia University and has been therapist for several international competitions including; the 2013 Les Jeux de la Francophonie, the 2015 Pan-American Wrestling Championships and the 2015 Pan-Am Games.
Max strongly believes in a multi-disciplinary approach and thorough movement analysis when working with patients and then uses his manual skills and exercises prescriptions to promote overall well-being. When treating, he combines skills and exercises from his knowledge and experience as an athletic therapist, strength and conditioning coach and osteopath.