Year of Graduation – 1992
FCAMT since 2000
Practices in a multidisciplinary clinic.
Special interests – sports injuries, spinal pain, headache pain.
Tina has been working as a physio/clinic co-owner in Milton since 1998. Her main area of interest is in orthopaedics – she enjoys a variety of problems in her patient caseload. She has a special interest in the sporting population, including dance and gymnastic injuries. She has strong skills in neck and low back problems, as 60% of her caseload involves these injuries. The Halton Community Rehabilitation Centre is an orthopaedic centre offering a variety of services, including orthotics prescription, acupuncture, spinal decompression (yes it really does work for a certain population), and bioflex laser 3B / class four light cure laser therapy. Tina would enjoy meeting you and trying to help you with your muskuloskeletal problems. She makes it her moto to do the best she can for every patient who comes to see her. Hopefully she can help you too.
Susan Wakeley (BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI) graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1997. Upon graduation, she accepted a position with the Detroit Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan. This large teaching hospital system afforded her the opportunity to learn in a wide variety of hospital-based rehabilitation settings. These included: acute care, in-patient and out-patient rehabilitation departments, neurological and orthopaedic settings for adult and pediatric populations. Since 2006, she has worked in the private setting in Windsor, Stratford, Waterloo and Milton, Ontario. Although, she has taken a multitude of continuing education courses, Susan began to focus on orthopaedic and sports injury education. She completed her certification from the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute in 2008 and FCAMPT certification from the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy in 2011. Most recently, Susan has completed her Integrative Dry Needling Certification.
Kanwal graduated from the University of Alberta in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy. She completed her Gunn IMS needling in 2008. She completed her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2011. She also has training in pelvic floor physiotherapy where she treats conditions such as incontinence and pelvic pain. She is fluent in English and has working knowledge of Punjabi.
Andrew graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Science in Honours Kinesiology. He went on to complete his Master of Physical Therapy at the University of Western Ontario, where he completed a master’s research project investigating the effects of ACL bracing after reconstructive surgery. He has also successfully completed his Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy through the Orthopedic Division of the CPA and is a Fellow in the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy. Andrew is also certified in medical acupuncture through McMaster University and in Integrated Dry Needling, which he commonly uses during his treatment.
Andrew believes that physiotherapy should be multi-modal and exercise is the key to long-term therapeutic success. He has successfully treated a wide variety of complex orthopedic conditions and specializes in cancer rehabilitation where he helps current and former cancer survivors regain their strength, mobility, and function. He has also provided mentorship to other physiotherapists to help develop their handling and clinical reasoning skills.
In his spare time, Andrew has a special interest in sports rehabilitation and leads an active lifestyle. He is an avid golfer and enjoys going to the gym, playing soccer, hockey, and guitar.
I completed my Diploma In Manipulative Physiotherapy and became a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2009. I am a Certified Functional Movement Screen Specialist(FMS) , STOTTS PILATES trained and completed my acupuncture training through AFCI. I have a special interest with hip and knee conditions being an Advance Practice. I completed my Masters of Clinical Science In Manipulative Physiotherapy at the University of Western Ontario in 2015.I have work for many years with Orthopedic Surgeons specializing in Shoulders, Elbow, Wrist/Hand, Spine, Knee and Foot and Ankle gaining the advance experience to assess and treat complex musculoskeletal conditions. I have teaching experience having achieved a Status Appointment as a Clinical Instructor with the University of Toronto and an Instructor with the Physical Therapy Advancement Seminar for the Upper Quadrant in Southeast Asia.
Ali graduated from McMaster University in 1997. He has taken numerous courses in manual therapy, acupuncture and Gunn method of needling. He received his Canadian Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT) in 2003. He incorporates a wide range of techniques including mobilization, manipulation, spinal stabilization exercises, neural tissue mobilization, acupuncture and Intramuscular Muscle Stimulation (Gunn IMS).
He has extensive experience in private practice with keen interest in spinal disorder and acute and chronic sports related injuries. He is also an Instructor in the post-graduate Diploma Program of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
He is a co-owner of Prime Physiotherapy and Sports Rehabilitation Centre since 2001.
University of Guelph Hons. B.Sc. (H.B) 1995
Queen’s University B.Sc.(P.T.) 2001.
Integrated Dry Needling Certified (2016)
McMaster University Contemporary Medical Acupuncture (2018)
I received my BScPT in 2002 from University of Toronto. Since then, I have completed my FCAMPT in 2007 and IMS training in 2008 and Fellowship of Functional Applied Science (FAFS) in 2010. Also certified in Pose Running and FMS.