Mari Mueller- Registered Physiotherapist - BSc.PT, PT

Burlington Pillars of Wellness

Mari Mueller is a highly skilled and experienced physiotherapist at Pillars of Wellness in Burlington. With a deep understanding of the human body's functionality and movement, she has an extensive history of successfully treating various types of sports injuries, Pelvic health therapy (certified level I, II, III), concussions, vestibular disorders, jaw pain (TMJ) and neurological conditions.

As a clinician, her treatment style is very person-specific. She understands that people are not defined by their condition; therefore, be prepared for someone willing to take the time to get to know you and what treatment will work best for you!

She also believes in an integrated approach to treatment. She understands that several factors can influence healing, such as diet and mental health, and will guide you to the appropriate practitioner when needed.

With a strong commitment to evidence-based practices, Mari is always up-to-date with the latest research and advancements in the field of physiotherapy. 

However, Mari's expertise extends beyond her technical skills. She is known for creating a warm and supportive environment for her patients. She understands that healing is a process that involves both the body and the mind, and she strives to make her patients feel comfortable and empowered throughout their journey to recovery.

Mari is an integral part of the Pillars of Wellness team, bringing to the table a multidimensional approach to healthcare. 

Her dedication to her profession is evident in the positive outcomes she consistently achieves for her patients. Mari's work embodies Pillars of Wellness' core values of integrity, compassion, innovation, and excellence, making her a valuable asset to the clinic and a trusted healthcare provider in the community.

Mari's areas of expertise encompass a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Chronic neck and back pain
  • Whiplash
  • Sciatica
  • Sacroiliac dysfunction
  • Shoulder pathologies (i.e. tendonitis, tears, impingement)
  • Total joint replacements
  • Sports injuries (i.e. runner’s knee, Achilles pain)
  • Headaches/migraines
  • Endometriosis
  • Pelvic pain
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Pre and postnatal care
  • Rectus Diastasis
  • Urinary and bowel incontinence
  • Pain with intercourse (dyspareunia)
  • Concussion
  • Vestibular complaints (i.e. BPPV)
  • Neurological conditions such as Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, Spinal Stenosis and more

Courses

  • Male and Female Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Pain through Pelvic Health Solutions (Levels I-III)
  • Soft Tissue Release Certification with Canadian Athletic Therapists Association
  • Bernard Tonks Vestibular Rehab: Introduction, Advanced Rehab Course, VOR Assessment & Gaze Stability Exercises
  • APTEI: Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Management

  • Shift Concussion Management Level 1 and

  • NDT Workshop: Managing the Lower Functioning Individual, Challenges in Gait

  • Meridian Education Acupuncture and Dry Needling Courses

  • Certified Kinesio Taping Therapist with K-Taping Academy Canada (K-Tape Pro)

  • Manual Therapy Level 1

Education

  • Master’s in Physical Therapy (MPT) – McMaster University
  • Honours Specialization in Kinesiology (B.A. Kin) – McMaster University

In her spare time, Mari enjoys playing soccer, swimming, travelling and hot yoga. She has volunteered in many community programs focusing on spinal cord, multiple sclerosis, and cardiovascular rehabilitation and feels personal satisfaction when her contributions improve other’s health and long-term well-being.

If you want to book a first appointment with Mari, make sure to select "Physiotherapy Initial Assessment" or "Physiotherapy Assessment - Pelvic Health", then select an available date (see the button below).

An online intake form will be sent for you to complete prior to the first visit. If you have any questions, please contact us directly by email or by phone.

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