James has an extensive background in Physiotherapy and physical conditioning. He holds a Masters Degree in Physical Therapy (Queen’s University ’10). James is an amateur athlete of many stripes (and skill levels!), a coach, teacher, speaker, and all around fantastic guy! James works with a wide variety of populations to improve physical performance for use on the field and in day-to-day life. He develops rehabilitation protocols firmly rooted in exercise science but applied with the art required of a health professional.
Tricia moved to Toronto to study physiotherapy and enjoyed it so much she never left. Tricia is personally and professionally committed to helping her patients manage and resolve their physiotherapy related conditions. She has a treatment style that includes professional skills, active listening and empathy for her patients. She considers the whole person when she assesses and treats. Tricia splits her time between clinical practice and teaching in the U of Toronto MScPT program.
Shannon graduated in 2009 from the University of Toronto with a Masters degree in Physical Therapy after obtaining her Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology degree from McMaster University. She completed her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in 2014 and her training in Gunn-IMS in 2015. Shannon’s treatment philosophy is to treat the individual as there is no one size fits all solution to any patient’s pain. She carefully assesses her patient’s condition and goals, then develops a tailored treatment plan using a combination of manual therapy, acupuncture, IMS & exercise. Her ultimate objective is to restore the body’s proper biomechanics, improve the function of the nervous system and correct muscular imbalance to help the patient function pain free at their full capacity. Shannon specializes in treating patients with both acute and chronic neck and back pain, athletes with sports injuries at all levels and has treated many patients with post-operative knee/shoulder repairs. She continues to be very involved in the physiotherapy profession and enjoys giving back by mentoring and instructing other physiotherapists through the Orthopeadic division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and the University of Toronto.
Sandy graduated from the Lakehead University with an Honors in Kinesiology in 1998. She then continued with her studies at the University of Toronto and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy in 2002.rnrnShe has been with the David L. MacIntosh Sport Medicine clinic for the past 11 years in Toronto, where she enjoys working with a variety of clients including national level athletes and varsity athletes.rn rnShe joined CAMPT in 2009 after completing her advanced diploma in manual and manipulative physiotherapy.rnrnIn her practice she incorporates manual therapy techniques to restore joint and/or tissue mobility as well as client specific exercise programs to restore function and prevention of injury.
Roxanne graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a BA in Psychology in 1998, then completed her BScPT in 2001 at the University of Toronto. Roxanne started her career in Toronto in neurology and orthopaedics, then moved to Sydney, Australia where she completed her post-graduate MHlthSc in Manipulative Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney in 2008. She then went on to complete her 2 year Fellowship by Specialization through the Australian College of Physiotherapists in 2015 and graduated as one of 77 musculoskeletal specialists in the country. Roxanne is the immediate past Chair of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia, the Member Organization of IFOMPT in Australia. She is still involved in research in prognosis after whiplash-associated disorders through the University of Sydney, and chairs the Curriculum Steering Committee, guiding the redevelopment of the foundation courses for Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia (MPA). She was an instructor on the MPA basic and advanced courses and an Associate Lecturer at the University of Sydney. For her contribution to the growth of the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia, Roxanne was awarded the NSW Branch Award by the Australian Physiotherapy Association in 2017. Roxanne just moved back to Toronto, her home town, with her family.
Alison graduated from York University with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Health Science and certificate in Athletic Therapy in 2008. She then completed her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy degree at the University of Toronto, graduating in 2010. In 2015, Alison completed the Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy. Since graduating, Alison has taken various continuing education courses, including soft tissue release, k-taping, acupuncture, and manual therapy. Alison has experience treating orthopaedic, sports, motor vehicle, and workplace injuries. Her practice incorporates a mixture of manual therapy, exercise, acupuncture, and modalities in order to reduce pain, restore function, and get patients back to their healthy and active lifestyles. Alison has been on faculty with the York University Athletic Therapy Certificate Program teaching students in class and in the clinic. She has also volunteered on the Canadian Board of Certification of Athletic Therapists since 2011 coordinating the National Certification Exam. In her spare time, Alison enjoys long-distance running and has completed 7 marathons to date, with aspirations of many exciting races ahead.
Sharon-anne graduated in 2006 from the University of Toronto with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy. She completed her Honours Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics at the University of Guelph in 2004. She received her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy from the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in 2012 prior to becoming a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy. In addition to completing courses in Orthopaedic Physiotherapy, Sharon-anne has completed her Certification in Acupuncture with the Acupuncture Foundation Institute of Canada. She believes that individualized and evidence-based care is the pathway to recovery.
Adam is an experienced therapist with extensive training in musculoskeletal physiotherapy. In addition to his professional physiotherapy degree, he has completed a post-graduate Masters of Clinical Science (MClSc) and is a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physical Therapists (FCAMPT). He is also fully credentialed by the McKenzie Institute International (Cred. MDT). Adam is committed to providing evidence informed care, and he uses his clinical practice to participate in various research projects. In addition to providing clinical and educational leadership at his own clinic (Cornerstone Physiotherapy) in Toronto, Adam is an Advanced Practice Clinician for the University Health Network’s Interdisciplinary Spine Assessment and Education Clinic (ISEAC) program
Jocelyn completed both her Bachelor of Honours Kinesiology and Masters of Science in Physiotherapy degrees at McMaster University. She received her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in 2015. She has taken additional courses in acupuncture, soft tissue release and therapeutic taping. Jocelyn worked at a private orthopaedic clinic in Orangeville, ON prior to joining the Cornerstone Physiotherapy team in 2014. She believes that a combination of manual therapy and exercise prescription lead to the best patient outcomes.
Euson Yeung graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy. He received the Advanced Diploma of Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in 2000, and a Masters degree in Education in 2005.rnrnEuson has over fifteen years of experience in both public and private practice settings, and utilitzes a variety of approaches to deliver the best care to his clients. This includes the use of joint mobilizations and manipulations, soft tissue techniques, acupuncture, and individualized exercise prescription. rnrnAs a faculty member in the department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto, Euson is responsible for the planning and delivery of the Advanced Orthopaedic course for the Masters of Science in Physical Therapy program. He is also an instructor for the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in postgraduate manual and manipulative therapy education. Currently, he is completing a PhD in health professions education
Rajiv is a graduate of the University of Manitoba with a Master’s in Physical Therapy and holds a Bachelor of Human Kinetics specializing in Exercise Science from the University of British Columbia. Prior to becoming a Registered Physiotherapist, he worked as a full-time Canadian Board Certified Pedorthist (C.PedC) for over 5 years. He is also a certified Exercise Physiologist (CSEP) and Strength and Conditioning Coach (NSCA).
Rajiv went on to complete his Sports Physiotherapy Fellowship at the Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine Clinic in London, ON in 2015. During this time, he was the team physiotherapist for the UWO Mustangs Football team as well as physiotherapist to all UWO varsity athletes (20+ sports) during in-clinic hours. He also worked as team physiotherapist for the London Jr. Knights AAA Minor Midget Hockey team (top 4 finish at the 2015 OHL Cup) and was selected as Chief Therapist for the 2015 London Forrest City Road Races. In 2019, he went on to complet his Clinical Masters in Advanced Health Care Practice as well his Fellowship from the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy (FCAMPT). His treatments include a biopyschosocial approach to healing, manual therapy, soft tissue techniques, addressing muscular and postural imbalances and designing individualized exercise programs to empower clients to return to the activities they love.
Rajiv has a special interest in lower extremity biomechanics, sport specific conditioning and pre-habilitation, foot and ankle pathology, gait analysis and footwear and orthotic design. rnrnRajiv speaks English and Hindi. He has played badminton at the junior national level and continues to play recreationally. He enjoys playing many sports including basketball, soccer, tennis and squash.
Ashley is an orthopaedic and pelvic health physiotherapist, as well as a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist. She has done advanced training in manual therapy, pelvic health, dry needling, running assessments and exercise prescription. As most problems are multifactorial, she focuses on delivering an comprehensive, individualized approach to each client to help them achieve their goals. rnrnAshley completed her Masters in Physical Therapy at the University of Saskatchewan in 2011 and her Bachelor of Science at the University of Waterloo in 2009. In her spare time, Ashley stays active with running, yoga and Cross Fit and any activity that allows her to be outdoors!
Kevin Okamura graduated from the University of Alberta in 2001 With Distinction. He has worked in private practice in Edmonton, AB, New York City and Toronto since graduating. Kevin was an instructor with Hands On Seminars from 2007 to 2017, teaching throughout the U.S. and internationally in Turkey and South Africa. He also assists with teaching Orthopaedic Division courses in Canada. He combines appropriate spinal manipulation and soft tissue techniques with a strong emphasis on strengthening and re-training functional movement patterns when working with his clientele.
Mai earned a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto in 2002. Prior to that, she completed a Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph.
Mai continued her education by earning her Advanced Diploma of Manipulative Physical Therapy and is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physical Therapists. She strongly believes in improving the quality of physiotherapy through education and mentorship. She is an adjunct lecturer with the University of Toronto’s Department of Physical Therapy, and mentors fellow physiotherapists through the Levels System of the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
Mai has an extensive background in assessing and successfully treating orthopaedic conditions and sports injuries. She uses many treatment techniques, including manual mobilizations, joint manipulations, dry needling, neural tissue mobilization, and specific conditioning exercises to help her clients restore their maximal function
Carl Gayle graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy and a Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology. He continued his studies at the post-graduate level earning a Diploma of Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in 2000.
Carl has over 20 years of experience in private practice. He is also an Instructor for the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association in postgraduate manual and manipulative therapy education.
Carl’s area of focus is in orthopaedic and sports rehabilitation. He utilizes various techniques such as joint mobilizations, manipulations, exercise therapy, Gunn IMS and neural mobilization techniques in treating an assortment of spinal dysfunction, sport related injury, post surgical and upper and lower extremity injuries.