Linda McKend has been providing the highest quality physiotherapy treatments for the past 25 years. Linda was initially trained in the United Kingdom and moved to Canada, where she has continued her varied and well-rounded education.
Linda has education in many areas including pre-and post-surgical rehabilitation, athletic injuries, chronic pain, Pilates, and vestibular (balance) rehabilitation, but she specializes in the treatment of urinary and gynecological conditions including incontinence, pelvic pain, and related conditions. Linda works closely with local urologists and medical doctors to ensure her patients receive the optimal type and style of therapy needed to return them to optimal health. Linda strongly believes that a patient will benefit from a well-rounded rehabilitation program and will coordinate and recommend multiple therapists including chiropractors, massage therapists, acupuncturists, and exercise therapy when designing your rehabilitation program.
Kimberly began her career as a Rehabilitation Specialist and as an aerobics instructor. She completed her Registered Massage Therapy Degree in 2004, her Pregnancy Massage diploma in 2004, her Reflexology and Reiki diploma in 2005, and her Doctorate of Acupuncture in 2007.
Kimberly incorporates a wide variety of modalities within her treatments to obtain the most effective results.
With 11 years of clinical experience completed, she believes that aggressive treatments along with client education will further her client’s ability to heal and return to full function. Kimberly focuses her practice around sport specific and work-related injuries, as well as pregnancy and infant/child care. She encourages all clients to become actively involved in obtaining optimal health and wellness through regular treatments, proper diet and exercise.
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As a former elite hockey player, Alex has dedicated her career to the rehabilitation and prevention of sports related injuries. She had completed her education earning an Advanced Degree in Massage Therapy from Humber College. Completing a three year research case study specializing in the rehabilitation of shoulders. After school, she continued her education by taking courses in Medicupping therapies, Concussion testing and treatment, advanced sports massage, functional movement screening I, and currently working on a bachelors in sport psychology.
Alex's patients range from recreational to professional, non contact to extreme sports athletes. Recently, she became the Ontario Events Chair for the Canadian Sports Massage Therapy Association she began treating her patients on and off the field as a Sports First Responder. She continues to work as a field therapist for a variety of local teams and medical staff during larger games; for example, North American Indigenous Games.
Alex believes in helping patients towards a goal, it is what motivates her. This is accomplished in part by assessing specific impairments and using evidence based massage to create specific outcomes and progress towards the patients goals for each individual treatment plan. She believes that the patient should progress towards being better each day.