Registered Physiotherapist-Pelvic Health
Chantale graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Health Promotion in 1997 from Laurentian University followed by a bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy in 2001 from the University of Ottawa. She is registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario as well as a member of the Women’s Health Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
Chantale has been a practicing physiotherapist at The Ottawa Hospital for the past 15 years. She has a range of experience with multiple inpatient population including post operative orthopedics, oncology, and cardio respiratory care. Her interest in women’s health issues is what prompted the transition into this fascinating world of pelvic health physiotherapy.
Chantale’s post graduate courses in pelvic health include male/female incontinence, pelvic pain, pregnancy and post partum care as well as pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction. Services are provided in both French and English.
Her goals of care are to provide a safe and compassionate environment where patients feel empowered to take action and be fully involved in their journey towards health. She believes that everyone should be able to recover from pelvic health dysfunction and return to optimal function and activity.
Outside of the clinic, Chantale enjoys staying active through spinning classes and gym workouts, travelling, entertaining friends and spending time with her husband and 3 boys.
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Kristin is a registered physiotherapist who graduated from the University of Toronto Masters of Physical Therapy program in 2013, following completion of her Bachelors degree in Honours Kinesiology from McGill University. From a young age, she has been involved in competitive sports, which sparked her interest in physical therapy as a career.
Since graduating, Kristin has worked in private practice clinic settings with a focus on orthopaedic conditions in individuals of all ages. She has completed various professional development courses including; Levels 1, 2 and 3 Upper and Lower Quadrant Manual Therapy Courses, Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Lumbar Spine with the Robin McKenzie Institute of Canada, Acupuncture and Vestibular Rehabilitation. She has a passion for injury management and prevention through the combination of manual therapy techniques and exercise rehabilitation to assist with timely return to work, sport and extra-curricular activities.
In her spare time she enjoys playing broomball, travelling, spending time outdoors with her dog and helping out on her husband's family dairy farm.
She is a proud member of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario, the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and the Animal Rehabilitation Division of Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
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Registered Physiotherapist-Pelvic Health and Orthopedics
Briana is a registered physiotherapist who graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy in 2004, after completing a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in biology at the University of Ottawa. She is registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario and is a member of the Women’s Health Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
Briana has been a practicing physiotherapist in a variety of settings including private practice, home care and inpatient rehabilitation in a hospital. She has a range of experience with orthopedic and neurological conditions as well as geriatric rehabilitation. Briana has a special interest in women’s and pelvic health.
Briana has completed professional development courses including: Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Spine (Part C) with the Robin McKenzie Institute of Canada and Mulligan Concept for the upper and lower quadrants. She is a BonefitTM trained professional through Osteoporosis Canada and able to prescribe appropriate exercises to clients with osteoporosis in order to reduce the risk of fractures or following fragility fractures. Briana has also completed pelvic health courses in female and male urinary incontinence.
Briana approaches physiotherapy and pain by incorporating mechanical diagnosis and therapy, manual therapy, individualized exercise prescription and education. She is committed to providing client-centered care, an active approach to treatment and empowering her clients through education to promote self-management and achievement of functional goals.
Outside of her clinic hours, Briana enjoys outdoor activities with her husband and two young daughters, cooking and travelling.
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