MScPT, BScHK, DipSIM - Registered Physiotherapist, Owner
Heather holds a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Queen’s University, a Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph and a Diploma in Sports Injury Management from Sheridan College. She has over 25 years of accumulated rehabilitation experience in the fields of Physiotherapy, Athletic Therapy and Kinesiology.
She has further post-graduate training in Pelvic Health, medical acupuncture, manual therapy (Mulligan, Level 1 Certification, peripheral manipulation), the McKenzie Method for low back and neck injuries, K-Taping® and numerous other topics.
Heather started her career working with athletes and treating sports injuries as the Athletic Therapy Coordinator at Trinity Western University in British Columbia where she was responsible for the care of roughly 150 varsity men’s and women’s student-athletes. Additionally, she has been a volunteer member of the medical teams at the Pan-American Games, the Western Canada Summer Games and for Canada Cup International Women’s Fast-pitch and Women’s U-19 International Lacrosse tournaments. As her career has evolved Heather has honed her skills and is passionate about educating her clients on care and self-management with a whole body approach. She is very passionate about pelvic health physiotherapy and is a rostered Pelvic Health Physiotherapist. Heather is also a certified instructor for the GLA:D™ Canada hip and knee osteoarthritis program.
When she’s not working Heather enjoys gardening, reading, cycling and kayaking.
BsBA, MScPT - Registered Physiotherapist
Ellen holds a Master of Science in Physiotherapy from McMaster University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Management with a Minor in Business Ethics and Legal Studies from the University of Denver. As an elite gymnast, Ellen was a member of the Canadian Junior National Gymnastics Team (2003-2004) and the University of Denver’s NCAA Division One Gymnastics Team (2006-2010).
Additionally, Ellen has post-graduate training in Functional Dry Needling; Soft Tissue Release; Manual Therapy (Level 2 Lower); the McKenzie Method for low back and neck injuries; Neuro-Proprioceptive Taping and numerous other courses.
Ellen likes to focus on patient centred care and will work her hardest to help her clients achieve their individual goals.
Outside of the clinic Ellen enjoys spending time with family and friends, working out at the gym and supporting the Toronto Maple Leafs. Ellen successfully completed her first half marathon in October of 2018.
Hon.BHK, MPT - Physiotherapy Assistant
Rita completed her Master of Science in Physical Therapy at Western University following her Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics, Honours Movement Science with Distinction from the University of Windsor.
She has completed post graduate training in Manual Therapy (Level 1) and Soft Tissue Release. Rita is fluid in three languages (English, French and Arabic). She strives to provide client-oriented, hands on, and individualized physical therapy care for her clients.
Outside of the clinic Rita enjoys travel, spending time with her family, and working out at the gym.
BPHE, DipSIM - Registered Kinesiologist, Business Manager
Roberta holds a degree in Physical and Health Education from the University of Toronto and a diploma in Sports Injury Management from Sheridan College. She has over 25 years of accumulated rehabilitation experience. She has completed post-graduate training in Functional Capacity Evaluation; McKenzie Method for low back injuries; K-Taping® and numerous other topics.
Roberta has vast and varied experience working with athletes and sport injuries. She was the Team Therapist to Seneca College’s varsity men’s volleyball, hockey and soccer, the Georgetown Jr. A. Raiders Hockey team, and the Team BC U-16 girls’ fast-pitch team. She has volunteered at the Pan-American Games, Western Canada Summer Games, Canada Cup International Women’s Fast-pitch and Sunlife National Figure Skating competitions. Locally Roberta has been the Medical Coordinator for OFSAA Basketball & Soccer.
Professionally Roberta serves as a Peer Assessor with College of Kinesiologists of Ontario.
When she’s not managing the day to day operation of the clinic Roberta enjoys mountain biking, kayaking, adventure racing, slo-pitch and hockey.
Natalie holds a degree in International Relations and Development from the University of Windsor and has completed course work in Human Resources Management at St. Clair College. She is well versed in dealing with insurance companies when it comes to claims management and billing. She’s happy to assist you through the process. In addition to her administrative duties Natalie provides our weekly motivational quotes.
Away from the front desk Natalie is an accomplished cook/baker, t-ball and baseball coach and busy mom. When she gets down time she can be found perusing her cookbook collection and creating delicious food.
Stephanie has been cheerfully receiving the clients at Erie Shores Rehabilitation for over twenty years. She always enjoys meeting and assisting new clients as well as providing friendly service to our current clients.
Outside of the clinic Stephanie enjoys watching plays, bike rides with her family, kayaking and spending time at the family cottage on Pelee Island.
Keira keeps us organized and works to have everything prepared and ready at hand. She’s happy to assist you in person or over the phone with whatever you need.
Away from the clinic she is a busy mom who enjoys working out at the gym, time with family and friends and family camping adventures.
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