Luc Fecteau, PT, OCS, SCS, PES, CES

Board Certified Orthopedic & Sports Specialist

Luc Fecteau has been practicing physical therapy and sports medicine in Canada, Australia, Japan and USA since 2001. His work experience includes 9 years with Cirque du Soleil working with acrobats, dancers, musicians, martial artists and other physical performers. Prior to Cirque, Luc also worked with Université de Montréal student athletes (soccer and football), with Baseball Québec U18 team and with Handball Canada junior national men's and women's teams.

Luc picture Through his various experience with high level performers and athletes, Luc understands the degree of commitment taken by the individuals in order to achieve their goals. Luc believes that to achieve successful physical therapy outcomes requires creativity, resourcefulness and dedication.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy- Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Certifications

  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist - APTA

Professional Associations

  • Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist - APTA
  • Board Certified Sports Specialist - APTA
  • Corrective Exercise and Performance Enhancement Specialist (National Academy of Sport Medicine)
  • American Physical Therapy Association - Orthopedic Section Member

Publications

  • "Effectiveness of Cervical Spine Stabilization Techniques" (Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine)
  • "Can a rescuer or simulated patient accurately assess motion during cervical spine stabilization practice sessions?" (Journal of Athletic Training)

Interests and Accomplishments: Luc completed Level I-III of Manual Therapy through the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. He has also completed a wealth of specialized training in areas of: McKenzie based spinal assessment & treatment, Neurodynamic Mobilizations (Butler), Selective Functional Movement Assessment (Cook), Muscle Activation Techniques (MAT), and other unique Gary Gray and Shirley Sahrmann based coursework. Luc speaks English, French and Spanish.

He enjoys traveling, cooking, playing ice hockey, and spending time with his family. He and his wife have a daughter and live in Camarillo, CA.

Learn more about Luc's partners Dr. Eric Honbo and Dr. Cody Jones.

 
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* The greater Conejo Valley area includes Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Ventura, Oak Park, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Camarillo, Newbury Park, and communities in west Los Angeles County.
Our services page provides greater detail, but here's a quick summary: neck & low back pain; shoulder injuries (impingement syndrome, rotator cuff strains, labrum injuries, bursitis); elbow injuries (ligament injuries, cubital tunnel; Tommy John rehab); knee (ACL rehabilitation & meniscal tears), foot and ankle; post-operative rehabilitation for all orthopedic and general surgeries; running injuries; throwing injuries; vestibular and balance disorders