Gerrit has gained his physical therapy experience working in outpatient physical therapy settings. He works mainly with persons suffering from orthopedic problems after injuries sustained at home or work, in traffic and during sports. He also sees persons with TMJ disorders.
In addition to English, Gerrit speaks Dutch, French, German and basic "health care" Spanish.
Graduated from the Twentse Akademie voor Fysiotherapie (now called Saxion University of Applied Sciences) in 1986