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Meet Our Team

Jamie Hartwell

Jamie graduated from the University of British Columbia with her Masters in Physiotherapy. She currently works in a private practice clinic with various populations, from athletes to patients with work and motor vehicle related injuries. She is also working at Vancouver General Hospital in the acute medicine field. Jamie has also done a variety of [...]

Lisette Cheng

Lisette graduated with her Masters of Physiotherapy from UBC in 2015 after completing her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Victoria in 2012. Currently, Lisette works mainly in the public practice setting in outpatient orthopaedic trauma and has had experience in the following areas: arthritis acute and transitional care, and geriatric outpatients. [...]

Silvana Doria

Silvana graduated from the University of British Columbia with her Masters in Physiotherapy. She currently works in an acute care at a hospital where the goal is to deliver compassionate care to patients and residents in BC. She has experience in medicine, surgery, ICU and orthopaedics. She has also worked in inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation at the [...]

Erin Reeds

Erin graduated with her Masters of Science in Physiotherapy from UBC in 2007 after completing her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at the University of Victoria in 2005. She has over 9 years of experience designing and implementing effective rehabilitation programs for clients with complex care needs including musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. Erin has worked [...]

Raelene Lang

I have been educated under the Canadian school system for both my bachelors and masters degree. While studying physiotherapy, I also had the opportunity to help with many international students as a standardized patient. In addition to physiotherapy, my other passion is teaching and assisting students at becoming the most successful as possible. Being a [...]

Dorothy (Dior) Krolak

Dior received her Master of Physical Therapy degree from Western University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Ottawa. In her spare time, she likes to play ultimate frisbee, cycle, play boardgames, be active outdoors, and spend time with family and friends. She chose to become a physiotherapist to help her clients [...]

Eva Karukes

Eva received her Master's of Physical Therapy degree from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2014. After graduating, Eva worked at Lions Gate Hospital for a year. Being a true believer in a continuum of care, she enjoyed treating patients in acute and critical care settings prior to finding her passion for neurological rehabilitation. [...]

Keltouma Nouah

Keltouma graduated with a master's of physiotherapy from the University of Ottawa in 2016. She also has an Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences with  minor in Life Sciences from the University of Ottawa which she completed in 2014. Keltouma is currently working at multiple clinics and is seeing both Orthopedic and Neurological cases. Aside from [...]

Carmelle Mongeon

Carmelle graduated with a Master’s degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Ottawa in 2016. In addition, she completed a Bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics with a minor in Psychology at the University of Ottawa in 2014.  She currently enjoys working in private practice, in both orthopaedic/sports injury and neurological fields. Furthermore, she has acquired a vast [...]

Laura Tambosso

Laura graduated from the University of Toronto with a Masters of Physiotherapy in 2015. Prior to completing her physiotherapy education, she completed her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at McMaster University in 2013. Laura has had varied clinical experiences including medical acute care, inpatient rehab, and orthopedic and neurological private practice. Most recently Laura has [...]

Andrea Bui

Andrea graduated with her Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta in 2015 after completing her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in 2012. Currently, Andrea works in community paediatric care, supporting families with children who experience orthopaedic and neurological challenges. She also has a variety of experience working in private practice, geriatric home [...]

Christina Samy

Christina Samy is a registered physiotherapist with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. She graduated from the University of Toronto with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy in 2014. Prior to physical therapy, she completed a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at York University in 2012. Her clinical experiences are wide ranging; comprising of [...]

Dean Tumibay

Dean has been a practicing physiotherapist since November 2014 at the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital and has acquired experience in the areas of geriatric inpatients, stroke and brain injury. Dean has worked extensively with the University of Alberta as both a standardized patient and examiner for their various school, and bridging program practical exams. From both [...]

Chantelle McCreight-Devalia

Chantelle graduated with a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta. During her degree at the University of Alberta, she received the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship for academic merit and was a member of the Golden Key Society. She has completed a variety of clinical placements during her degree but developed a [...]

Talia Campbell

Talia graduated with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta in 2016. Prior to this she completed a Bachelor of Kinesology as well as a Masters of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Calgary where she specialized in the clinical gait analysis of injured runners. Since starting her practice, [...]

Tzvetelina Tchilinguirova

Svety graduated from the University of Alberta with a Masters degree in Physiotherapy. Since then she has worked in private practice and has extensive extensive experience collaborating with sports medicine doctors and surgeons, focusing on shoulder and knee injuries. Although Svety is a full- clinician, she makes it a priority to stay current with the [...]

Nu Lu

Nu received her Bachelors of Physical Therapy degree from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2003, and a Bachelors of Science in Biology degree from UBC in 2000. Upon graduation, Nu worked in both the public and private healthcare system for 4 years before choosing to focus on helping patients and families in the [...]

Mary Stang

Teacher biography coming soon.

Kim Richardson

Kim graduated with her Masters of Physiotherapy from Queen’s University in 2014. Previous to that she graduated from a Masters degree in biomechanics + neuroscience and Bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph. Currently, Kim works in a private practice in Canmore, Alberta focusing on working with a highly motivated and active, [...]

Liseanne Nelson

Liseanne graduated from McGill University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and then returned home to complete her Masters in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto in 2016.  She has since practiced in Canada for 2 years, gaining a wide variety of experience in both hospital and private practice settings.  Liseanne has worked [...]