375 Main St. E, Kingsville, ON N9Y 1A7
Proudly serving Kingsville & area since 1995
CALL US TODAY: 519-733-4008

Heather Smyth

MScPT, BScHK, DipSIM - Registered Physiotherapist, Pelvic Health 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.

Mayank Patel

BPT - Registered Physiotherapist

Mayank completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy at Srinivas College of Physiotherapy at the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in India before immigrating to Canada. He is fluent in three languages (English, Hindi and Gujarati). In addition to his degree, Mayank has completed post-graduate training in manual therapy, acupuncture, concussion and vestibular rehabilitation, radiological differential diagnosis, and numerous other courses.

Mayank has extensive physiotherapy experience in clinical and hospital settings in both countries and has contributed as a physiotherapist at the Institute of Pediatric Orthopedic Disorders; the Satya Sai Camp for Chronic Low Back Pain; and the Surat Half Marathon in India. He strives to provide client- centered, hands –on, individualized care for his clients.

As a former participant in Intercollegiate Cricket and March Past, Mayank leads a healthy, active lifestyle. Away from clinical practice he enjoys long drives and exploring new places, his favorite so far being the Cabot Trail on the east coast…..and pizza.

Divya Tejani

BPT - Registered Physiotherapist

Divya graduated with a Bachelors of Physiotherapy degree from the Sarvajanik College of Physiotherapy at the Veer Narmad South Gujarat University where she was a Silver Medalist in academics. In addition to her degree, Divya has completed post-graduate training in aerobic exercise instruction, clinical taping and other orthopedic based physiotherapy courses. Currently Divya is pursuing further training in manual therapy and acupuncture. As the holder of a brown belt in Judo, Divya has excellent knowledge and awareness of body movement and function and is keen to share it with her clients.

Outside of clinical practice Divya loves to read a good book, watch culinary shows and enjoy some chocolate lava cake.

Roberta Weston

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 and 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 Kocsis

BA - Administrative Assistant

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 Wuerch

Administrative Assistant

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.

Other Health Care Providers

Holly Mayhew

Registered Massage Therapist

Holly received her Massage Therapy Diploma from Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy. With over 12 years of experience under her belt, she has additional post-graduate training in myofascial release, lymphatic drainage, TMJ mastery, cupping, pregnancy massage, reflexology and trigger point therapy.

An avid runner, Holly has completed the Chicago Marathon and at least 5 half marathons. Her favorite activity though is being a sports mom - she spends a lot of time cheering from the bleachers. With all that fitness Holly enjoys Mexican Village and of course chocolate.

Stephanie Simpson

Registered Massage Therapist

Stephanie is a graduate of the Canadian College of Health, Science and Technology with a degree in Massage Therapy and was a recipient of the President’s Award. She has completed numerous post-graduate courses in massage therapy including cervical region myofascial release; counterstrain, and orthopedic physical assessment with special tests. With over 15 years of experience Stephanie is a very effective massage therapist.

When she’s not helping her clients with pain relief and healthy maintenance, Stephanie can be found swimming, cooking/baking or spending time with her family.

Tracie Krueger

Registered Massage Therapist

Tracie is a graduate of the University of Waterloo (BA) and the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy. She leads a very active life having completed a half marathon, a 10 day trek in Nepal, and keeping up with active children. She enjoys all sports as well as hiking, kayaking and travel with her family. Her favorite team is whichever one her kids are playing on! Tracie’s message to clients is: Stay Healthy. Stay Active. Be Positive.

Jessica Castaneda

Registered Massage Therapist

Jessica received her Massage Therapy Diploma from the Canadian College of Health Science and Technology and has completed additional training in Indie Head Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage and Functional Cupping Therapy.

She enjoys running, having completed some 5K races, and practices yoga daily. Of course, with all that activity her favorite pastime is a good nap and fueling her body with tacos. Her favorite saying: “You are what you believe yourself to be.”

Paula Filangeri

M.Cl.Sc., S-LP - Registered Speech and Language Pathologist

Paula, or Ms. Paula, as many of her young clients call her, completed her Bachelor of Arts, Honours in Linguistics at the University of Ottawa, followed by a Master of Clinical Science; Communication Sciences and Disorders, Speech-Language Pathology at Western University. She is Hanen certified and has completed Level 1 training in Orton Gillingham.

Paula is a co-coordinator of “Go Blue for Autism Awareness and Acceptance” and the annual “Autism Awareness Walk/Run” in collaboration with Autism Ontario: Windsor-Essex Chapter.

When she’s not working Paula enjoys time with her family, swimming and reading a good book.

Emily Stevenson

Registered Practical Nurse

A graduate of the St. Clair College Nursing program, Emily has been practicing as a Registered Practical Nurse for over 15 years. She has post-graduate training in basic and advanced foot care. Emily is pleased to offer her services at some of our local retirement communities, in-home or on-site at Erie Shores Rehabilitation.

When she’s not caring for feet, Emily is happiest cheering her children on in sports, spending time with family and friends or relaxing at the family cottage near Wiarton

Jacob Simpson

B.A. (Kin), R. Kin, C Ped(C) - Canadian Certified Pedorthist

Jacob is the owner of Simpson Orthotics and Kinetics and is a Canadian Certified Pedorthist and Registered Kinesiologist. He operates a satellite office at Erie Shores Rehabilitation providing assessment and fabrication of Custom Foot Orthotics. Jacob completed his Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology with a Post Graduate Diploma in Pedorthics at the University of Western Ontario. He graduated with distinction from his Pedorthics program.

Jacob leads an active lifestyle having played sports his whole life but his favorite is a round of golf. He also enjoys relaxing summer nights by the fire at the cottage and time spent with his family.

Dr. Natasha Whitfield

PhD., C.Psych. - Clinical Psychologist

Natasha completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology at the University of Windsor followed by her Master’s and PhD in Clinical Developmental Psychology at York University. She is a member of the College of Psychologists as an autonomous psychologist whose areas of practice include work in clinical and counseling psychology with children, adolescents, adults and families.

Offering her services in both English and French, Natasha’s areas of practice include individual therapy and family therapy with children, adolescents and adults. Her treatment approaches include but are not limited to psychoanalystic/psychodynamic, cognitive behavioural, humanistic, art-based, play-based and trauma-focused therapies.

Outside of her work, Natasha enjoys time with her family, travelling and good pizza.

Jennifer Klassen

BA, MA - Clinical Psychologist

Born and raised in Kingsville, Jennifer is a proud graduate of the University of Windsor (B.A. Honours with thesis) and McGill University (M.A. Counselling Psychology) and is registered as a Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. Her practice includes children, adolescents and adults in the areas of School and Counselling Psychology and Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.

Offering services in both English and French, Jennifer’s approach to therapy and assessment is collaborative, working with a variety of therapeutic techniques including Cognitive-Behavioural and Solution Focused modalities in working towards building positive mental health.

Outside of her work life Jennifer enjoys quality time with her family.