The original EPA clinic, established in 1997, is still located in the Bullfrog Mall, at Eramosa Road and Stevenson Street in Guelph. The clinic boasts 3000 square feet and includes four private treatment rooms. A massage therapist is available four days a week, and our extended hours cater to individuals who work shifts. Our physiotherapists are skilled in a variety of treatment techniques including manual therapy, acupuncture, soft tissue release, vestibular rehabilitation, pelvic health, and concussion management. We also offer the latest in therapeutic modalities including ultrasound, interferential current, TENS, muscle stimulation, and mechanical traction. Our Guelph location gym is spacious and equipped with the latest equipment including a treadmill, exercise bike, various resistance equipment, physio balls, and foam rolls. In addition to offering physiotherapy and massage therapy, the Bullfrog Mall location in Guelph has a convenient Health & Wellness Store. We have a variety of braces, tape, foam rolls, hot/cold packs, and exercise equipment available for purchase. We offer early morning and extended evening hours Monday-Friday to accommodate busy schedules. Companies that we currently Direct Bill Blue Cross, Great-West Life, Sunlife, Cowan, Johnson Inc, Chamber of Commerce, Maximim, Manulife
MCISc, BHSc (PT), BScHon (HK), FCAMT, CAFCI, CGIMS, Registered Physiotherapist, Partner
Kristin is a graduate of the University of Guelph, McMaster University, and the University of Western Ontario. She is a partner of Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates. She has successfully completed her Advanced Manual Therapy Exam (FCAMPT), is a Co-Instructor with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Orthopedic Division and holds a Professional Associate position as a Clinical Instructor with McMaster University. In addition, Kristin has furthered her education by completing Acupuncture (AFCI), McKenzie Part A, Concussion Management, Vestibular Rehabilitation, and a variety of other manual therapy courses. Through the University of British Columbia, Kristin has successfully become Certified in Gunn IMS, a specific intramuscular needling technique focusing on neuropathic assessment. She is a guest lecturer for the University of Guelph’s Clinical Biomechanics course, Injury & Prevention course and a co-instructor within the Anatomy in Motion course. Kristin continues to be involved with ongoing research projects through both McMaster and the University of Guelph. Her treatment techniques include the use of Manual Therapy , Specialized Exercise, Acupuncture and Gunn IMS. Her clinical interests include shoulder, hip, low back, thorax, neck, post-breast cancer, and vestibular rehabilitation.
MSc (PT), BSc Hon (Kin), FCAMPT,IDN,CAFCI, Registered Physiotherapist
Andrew is a graduate of the University of Waterloo and D’Youville College in Buffalo. Andrew has furthered his education by successfully completing his Advance Manual Therapy Exam (FCAMPT) and Integrated Dry Needling certificate. He also has his AFCI Acupuncture Levels 1, 2A, 3A. Andrew leads Eramosa Physiotherapy’s Industrial Medicine Program. His treatment techniques include the use of Manual Therapy, Specialized Exercise, Soft Tissue Release and Acupuncture. His clinical interests include shoulder, ankle/foot, post-surgical rehab, Concussion Management, and sport injury rehab.
BHSc (PT), HBSc, Registered Physiotherapist
Nicole is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario and McMaster University. Nicole has furthered her education by completing Manual Therapy Levels 1-5, Pelvic Health Levels 1-4, and other courses related to incontinence, perineal pain, pelvic organ prolapse, pregnancy, bowel dysfunction and low back/pelvic girdle pain. She has become EPA’s clinical leader in our Pelvic Health Program. Her treatment techniques include the use of Manual Therapy, Specialized Exercise, and Soft Tissue Release. Her clinical interests include low back, hip, women’s health, chronic pain, and pelvic health.
BHSc (PT), Registered Physiotherapist
Michelle holds a of Bachelor of Health Science in Physical Therapy from Velez College Cebu, Philippines and Thompson Rivers University-OL in British Columbia. Michelle is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, International Urogynecological Association, International Pelvic Pain Society, The Canadian Continence Foundation, Rost Therapy and Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. With years of orthopedic and pelvic health practice, Michelle believes in evidence- based approach to treatment and she incorporates a broad range of manual therapy skills, modalities including taping/acupuncture, exercise prescription, patient education and specialized pelvic health training which includes the biopsychosocial framework. She is passionate to lifelong learning through ongoing post graduate clinical courses and conferences to provide the very best care to her patients. Her clinical interests lie in back, shoulder, surgical rehabilitation and male/female pelvic floor dysfunction.
MSc (PT), BSc Hon (HK), Registered Physiotherapist
Jacqueline is a graduate of the University of Guelph and McMaster University. Jacqueline has developed her skills through completion of Manual Therapy Levels 1-3 and is woking towards a diploma of advanced manual and manipulative therapy. She has also furthered her education by completing AFCI Level 1 Acupuncture course, and Lyn Watson Level 1 and 2 shoulder speciality courses. Her treatment techniques include the use of Manual Therapy, Specialized Exercise, and Soft Tissue Release. Her clinical interests include shoulder, low back, knee, and sport injury rehab.
MScPT, MSc, BSc (Hons)’Registered Physiotherapist
Kelly is a graduate of the University of Guelph and the University of Toronto. Kelly has furthered her education by completing AFCI Acupuncture Level 1, Pelvic Health Levels 1-3, Pediatric Incontinence and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and Pregnancy, Pelvic Girdle Pain and the Pelvic Floor. Kelly has taken a particular clinical interest in pelvic physiotherapy for children who experience bedwetting, constipation, overactive bladder and daytime incontinence, and is one of the leads of this program at EPA. Additional clinical interests include physical therapy for infants (e.g. torticollis, gross motor skill development) and sport injury rehab.
MSc (PT) MSc, HBSc, Registered Physiotherapist
Adam is a graduate of Lakehead University, the University of Ottawa, and McMaster University. Adam has continued his post-graduate education with five levels of advanced manual therapy training, contemporary medical acupuncture training, and several concussion courses and conferences. Adam believes in using exercise and manual therapy techniques as the cornerstones of treatment to help empower his clients. Adam also works at our Conestoga College location. Since joining the clinic at the Conestoga College Wellness Office, Adam has made connections with the Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Assistant program and the Fitness and Health Promotion program, where he provides clinical placement opportunities, guest lectures, and helps promote inter-professional collaboration. His treatment techniques include the use of Manual Therapy, Specialized Exercise and Acupuncture. His clinical interests include shoulder, knee, ankle/foot, sport injury rehab, and concussion management. His personal interests include hockey, baseball, and rowing.
MSc (PT), BSc Hon (HK), Registered Physiotherapist
Chenoa received her BSc (Hons) in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph, and her MSc Physiotherapy from McMaster University. Chenoa has furthered her clinical education with Pelvic Health levels 1-3, Female and male urinary incontinence, and Pelvic girdle pain and pelvic pain. Areas of clinical interest include pelvic health – pregnancy, incontinence and pelvic pain; and post-operative orthopedics, including amputations. Outside of work Chenoa enjoys many outdoor activities including camping, canoe tripping, and thru hiking, as well as long distance running and cycling.
Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
Matt offers Massage Therapy at the Bullfrog clinic.
Matthew is a recent graduate of the Massage Therapy program at Mohawk College and is a member in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. Matthew uses Swedish massage techniques as well as advanced techniques such as deep tissue, trigger point therapy and muscle energy techniques to assist his clients in restoring health and function. Matthew has hours in Guelph on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
Marissa practices at the Bullfrog Mall location and is a graduate of the Fanshawe College Massage Therapy Program. Her clinical interests include pregnancy massage, injury rehabilitation, and massage for mental health. During her two years of education Marissa gained experience working along side the Fanshawe College Falcons basketball team, the London Blizzard Invitational Sledge Hockey Tournament, as well as several retirement homes and Fanshawe’s student-run clinic, where she learned clinical massage for the general population. Growing up as a competitive dancer, Marissa is a strong advocate for a healthy lifestyle, promoting healing, improving performance and injury prevention. She uses her diverse and dynamic techniques to maintain good health and restore the general function of the human body. She is currently working towards gaining additional training to further grow her practice.
Holly Bignell – Stocco
Holly Bignell-Stocco joined Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates in 1998. Currently as Finance Manager, she oversees all areas of finance and administration including: payroll, accounts payable, cash management, inventory, banking, reconciliations, and payroll. Holly enjoys a number of things while working here, such as problem solving, providing timely and accurate reports, and working as a team to grow the company. She loves spending time with her family. They love to be outdoors, especially camping and swimming in the summertime.
Cherie Proctor & Naima Medina
Cherie and Naima can be found manning the desk in the morning. They are also your contact for all billing inquires including MVA and WSIB.
MSc (PT), BSc Hon (Kin), Registered Physiotherapist
Natalie received both her BSc Kinesiology (Hons) and MSc Physiotherapy from McMaster University. Natalie has continued her post-graduate training by taking her Manual Therapy Level 1 and Pelvic Health Level 1. Natalie’s treatment techniques include a multimodal approach incorporating specialized exercise, manual therapy, soft tissue release, taping, and patient education. Her clinical interests include shoulder orthopaedic injuries, low back pain, pre- and post-surgical rehab, sports injury rehab, and pelvic health physiotherapy. Outside of the clinic, Natalie enjoys spending her time outdoors hiking and long distance running.
Jennifer Vanderberg, Jennifer Hodgson, and Emma Lindsay-Kleinman
Jennifer V. and Jennifer H. can be found on the front desk for all your appointment bookings. Emma is currently on mat-leave.