Michael graduated from York University with a degree in Kinesiology and Health Science and a Certificate in Athletic Therapy. In 1997, he became certified as an Athletic Therapist, CATA(C), in Canada. He graduated from McMaster University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy. In 2002, Michael completed his post-graduate Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy (Dip. Manip. PT) and became a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists (FCAMPT). Currently, he is focusing on completing his Doctorate of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from Andrews University in Michigan, USA. Michaelâ€™s treatment expertise is in Manipulative Physiotherapy focusing on neck, shoulder and back pain. He serves as an Examiner and Chief Instructor with the Orthopaedic Division and as an Assistant Lecturer and Faculty member with the School of Kinesiology and Health Science Program at York University in Toronto.
Physiothérapeute sportif + Dry needling. À notamment travaillé avec Hockey Canada, Ironman, Spartan Race et CrossFit Games.
Kelly graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Health Sciences in Physiotherapy in 1995. She also has a Bachelor of Physical Education. She has completed the Fellow of Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapists (2003), certification in Acupuncture with the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada (1998), and Certification in Selective Movement assessment and Functional Movement Systems (2013). Kelly is the owner of Fifth Avenue Physiotherapy where she pursues her work as a physiotherapy consultant. She has a passion for assessing and treating acute and chronic spinal pain and shoulder conditions. Kelly uses her back ground in manual therapy, intramuscular stimulation and functional movements to help her clients reach their goals. Kelly worked for over a decade as a consultant at Evidence Sport and Spinal Therapy a multi-disciplinary clinic within the Advanced Spinal Care Centre where she assessed and treated complex spinal conditions and works with chronic pain physicians and interventional radiologists.
Born and raised in Rothesay, New Brunswick. Completed Bachelor’s of Physiotherapy(2001) at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Practiced clinically full-time for 2 years in Rothesay, New Brunswick and then traveled to London, Ontario to complete Master’s of Physical Therapy. Completed Master’s of Physical Therapy in 2005 at the University of Western Ontario, FCAMPT in 2009, and Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2013. Has been practicing full-time at Body Mechanics Physiotherapy in London, Ontario since 2006.
Linda Gaspich graduated from McMaster University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Health Science Degree in Physical Therapy after completing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Western Ontario in 1985. She has been practicing in a variety of health care settings treating everything from sports injuries, motor vehicle accident injuries, spinal injuries, chronic pain to stress incontinence. Linda\\\’s area of interests include cervical, thoracic, lumbo-pelvic dysfunctions, repetitive strain injuries and chronic pain. She is registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario and is also a member of the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute.
Kristin graduated with a Bachelors of Health Sciences in Physiotherapy from McMaster University with honours in 1999. She then returned to Guelph, a city of which she had always been fond, since completing her honours Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics at the University of Guelph in 1994. Kristin has worked as a Registered Physiotherapist for Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates (EPA) for the past 18 years, and also been the Clinic Manager/Partner for for the last 13 years. Through her dedication to ongoing education, she has expanded her post graduate orthopaedic knowledge by successfully completing her Diploma of Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 2002 and her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 2004. In 2009 Kristin completed her Master’s of Clinical Science in Manipulation at the University of Western Ontario with research including the development of a systematic review of pre-operative physiotherapy on total knee and hip arthroplasty. Her interest in women’s health and evidence based practice lead to the development of EPA’s Post Breast Cancer Program, which has had rave reviews from physicians and patients alike in how it individually addresses the needs of those who have had mastectomies/lumpectomies with the goal of returning to previous activity. Her commitment to professional development has lead to her involvement as a Professional Associate within McMaster’s Physiotherapy Programme where she teaches orthopaedic clinical skills annually to the master’s students enrolled. Kristin is also credentialing as a Co-Instructor within the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s post-graduate manual therapy system and is a mentor to physiotherapists preparing for their Intermediate and Advanced examinations. She also assisted in development of and teaches in the University of Guelph’s new fourth year “Anatomy in Motion” seminar class and has been a guest lecturer in the fourth year Clinical Biomechanics class. Kristin continues to have a strong interest in orthopaedics, including the spine, shoulder and knee however also stays up to date with current changes in practice regarding treatment for women post breast cancer.
Treating a varied caseload at Marda Loop Sport Physiotherapy as well as working with the Canadian Sport Institute Calgary with the Oval Program (Long Track and Short Track Speed Skating), as well as traveling with the speed skaters to a variety of national and international competitions. Loving all the challenges and still actively pursuing higher learning such as the Sport Physiotherapy Canada Diploma Program.
Catherine graduated with distinction from the University of Alberta in 1995. She has worked in private practice physiotherapy for 25 years with a special interest in orthopaedics and manual therapy. She also has training in IMS needling and is a certified Vestibular therapist to address balance and dizziness disorders.
Bahram Jam graduated from the University of Toronto, Canada in 1992 with a Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy. In 1999 he completed a Clinical Masters in Manipulative Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland, Australia and in 2009 he completed his Doctorate in Science in Physical Therapy at Andrews University, USA. He has the Canadian Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy and is also credentialed with the McKenzie Institute International.rnrnHe is the founder and director of Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute (APTEI) and has been a chief instructor for over one thousand post-graduate Orthopaedic clinical courses across Canada and internationally. He continues to practice and has had extensive clinical experience with direct patient care.
Sarah graduated from Queen’s University in 2011 with a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy. She received her diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 2018. Sarah also holds certifications in Acupuncture, Functional Dry Needling, and shoulder and hip specific rehabilitation.