Hugo is a graduate of the Canadian College of Massage Therapy and Hydrotherapy and is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO). He has completed continuing education courses in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University, Advanced Sports Massage, taping, and Massage During Pregnancy.
As an RMT, Hugo has a wide range of clinical experiences ranging from working with high-risk pre and postnatal populations at Sunnybrook Hospital, to clients with neurological conditions including traumatic brain injuries at Toronto Rehab Hospital, as well as various sport-related injuries.
Hugo enjoys treating wide range of clients from runners and triathletes to weekend warriors. Hugo uses an integrative approach to treatment incorporating active stretch and myofascial release techniques, trigger point work, acupuncture, Swedish Massage techniques and exercise prescription.
Hugo has a great deal of experience as a runner himself; he was previously a sponsored high-level athlete and has competed in over 20 marathons including Boston, Chicago, New York City and California. He has also raced in triathlons including Ironman races in Germany and Switzerland.