Ray Ravazzolo, Hon.BA Phed/Hlth, R.Kin, AMFR, ART/Graston Provider – Soft-Tissue specialist, CPT, SWISS and CAHA Coaching Certified
Ray brings years of experience and enjoys blending therapeutic, rehabilitation, athletic, and medical disciplines together to get results for YOU!
Medically, he spent 3 years in nursing school until he decided studying preventative medicine was more of a passion. He has attended numerous medical/hostpital related seminars and conferences and continues to interact with various medical establishments, specialists and Doctors. He currently is an active Advanced Medical First Responder working Ambulance duties, here in Niagara!
Formerly, he was a professor of Exercise Physiology and Paramedic courses at Brock University and Niagara College spanning 14 years.
Therapeutically, he is a Certified Personal Trainer, Active Release Techniques and Graston soft tissue provider, amongst other modalities. He has worked as an Athletic Therapist in both College and University settings, as well as in the community. Previously experienced working with the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, and many other High Performance athletes, along with patients of all demographics. He played semi-professional hockey and participated in bodybuilding. Currently, owns and operates a weekly, year round goal-tending school, offering session in Southern Ontario and the Niagara Region, along with other endeavors.
He is knowledgeable, warm, approachable, and dedicated to providing exceptional professional care to patients.
Ray is looking forward to help assist all patients at LIVA Health to be the best that they can be... Surgite!
We’re happy to have Ray join our team! A big LIVA Health welcome to Ray (Razor)!
Ask your employer if Kinesiology and/or Athletic Therapy are covered by your extended health care benefits. If not, care from Ray can be covered under the Physiotherapy umbrella of coverage as supervised rehab. Currently, direct billing for Physio is available! Otherwise, like all medical/health services you can deduct the services of a Registered Kinesiologist as a medical expense on line 331 of your tax return.