Physiotherapy in Guelph – Bullfrog Mall

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Welcome to Eramosa Physiotherapy Guelph – Bullfrog Mall

 

Our physiotherapy clinic in Guelph, Ontario, offers treatment, recovery and preventative programs for shoulder pain, low back pain, knee pain and more. Eramosa Physiotherapy Guelph first opened its doors in 1997. Being our original EPA clinic and is still located in the Bullfrog Mall.

Services that we offer include:

  • Shoulder Physiotherapy
  • Low Back Physiotherapy
  • Knee Physiotherapy
  • Pelvic Health Physiotherapy
  • Concussion Management
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Massage Therapy
  • Post Cancer Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation
  • Pre & Post Surgery Physiotherapy
  • More, call us today to inquire

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.

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.

In addition to offering early morning and late evening appointments, we do offer direct billing to most major insurance companies and treat WSIB and Motor Vehicle clients.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday: 7:00am – 8:30pm
Friday: 7:00am – 6:30pm

Our Physiotherapy Services in Guelph – Bullfrog Mall

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.

Our Guelph – Bullfrog Mall Physiotherapists & Staff

EPA staff member

Kristin Long

Registered Physiotherapist, MCISc, BHSc (PT), BScHon (HK), FCAMT, CAFCI, CGIMS, Partner, Clinical Director, Educational Lead.

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.

David Ross - Low Back Lead

Registered Physiotherapist, MSc (PT), BA (HS), BSc Hon (Bio), Clinical Director

Dave is a graduate of Queen’s and McMaster Universities. He has furthered his education through the manual therapy training levels 1-3, AFCI Acupuncture, Vestibular Rehabilitation, and Concussion courses. His treatment techniques include a combination of Manual Therapy, Soft Tissue Release, Acupuncture, and Functional Retraining through an Individualized and Comprehensive Exercise Program. His clinical interests include the neck, back, ankle/foot, vestibular, and sports rehab. Dave also has a special interest in international work and has volunteered to work in Kenya, Haiti, Uganda, and El Salvador. When he’s not at work, Dave can be found rock climbing, cycling, and snowboarding with his family. David is responsible for keeping all other staff up to date on Low Back concerns
EPA staff member

Andrew Stolfi - Industrial Medicine Associate Lead

Registered Physiotherapist, MSc (PT), BSc Hon (Kin), FCAMPT, IDN, CAFCI

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 sports injury rehab. Andrew is responsible for keeping all other staff up to date on Industrial Medicine.
EPA staff member

Nicole Watson - Pelvic Health Associate Lead

Registered Physiotherapist, BHSc (PT), HBSc

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. Nicole is responsible for keeping all other pelvic health staff up to date on Pelvic concerns.
EPA staff member

Michelle Lumasag - Male Pelvic Health Associate Lead

Registered Physiotherapist, BHSc (PT)

Michelle holds a Bachelor of Health Science in Physical Therapy from Velez College Cebu, Philippines and Thompson Rivers University-OL in British Columbia. With years of orthopedic and pelvic health practice, Michelle believes in an 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 about 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. Michelle is responsible for keeping all other pelvic health staff up to date on Male Pelvic concerns.
EPA staff member

Jacqueline Zwambag - Shoulder Lead ( Currently on Maternity Leave)

Registered Physiotherapist, MSc (PT), BSc Hon (HK)

Jacqueline is a graduate of the University of Guelph and McMaster University. Jacqueline has developed her skills through the completion of Manual Therapy Levels 1-3 and is working towards a diploma in 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 specialty 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 sports injury rehab. Jacqueline is responsible for keeping all other staff up to date on shoulder concerns.

Frank Kumi

Registered Physiotherapist, MSc (PT), BSc Hon (Kin)

Frank is a graduate of Queen’s University Physical Therapy Program. Prior to that, he attended York University for Kinesiology. Frank has furthered his clinical education by completing courses on Soft Tissue Release, Manual Therapy Level 1, Post-Concussion Management, and Acupuncture. He plans to take further courses in Manual Therapy and Acupuncture. His treatment techniques include the use of education, specialized exercise prescription, manual therapy, and soft tissue release. His clinical interests include shoulder, low back, knee, and sports injury rehab. As an individual who enjoys staying active Frank can be found at the gym, playing basketball, or out on walks.

Heta Khambhati

Physiotherapist Resident, BSc PT

I am a Registered Resident Physiotherapist in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. I hold a Bachelor of physiotherapy degree and have more than 6 years of experience in orthopedic, post-operative, neuro-musculoskeletal, geriatric pediatric fields and a Pelvic health therapist (Level 1). My special interests include rehabilitation after hip or knee replacements, Back pain, tendinitis, management of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, pelvic health, and ergonomics. As an experienced Physiotherapist, I constantly strive for the best results for my patients. I have additional training in soft tissue release techniques, manual therapy and Mulligan technique for pain reduction and improved Range of motion. I have plans to pursue advanced certification in Acupuncture, Vestibular and Concussion rehab in the near future. I love helping clients to achieve their best selves. I strive to empower my clients to take back control of their pain, injury and life. I love dancing, travelling, and some origami, so I can feed my creative side. Most of all, I love spending time with my family and friends while being outdoors and being active.

Ashlea Masters

Physiotherapy Resident, MScPT, CAT(C), BAHSc (AT)

Ashlea is a graduate of the MScPT program at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, Scotland and the Athletic Therapy program at Sheridan College in Brampton, Ontario. She is an Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Resident and Certified Athletic Therapist, with a special interest in pelvic and women’s health. She plans to advance her skills by completing her pelvic health level 1, and has further interest in prenatal and postpartum corrective exercise, manual therapy, and visceral manipulation courses. Ashlea is passionate about empowering her clients to feel their best. She believes in engaging through meaningful communication and allowing each client the opportunity to share their individual story in order to create the most impactful clinical experience possible. Having been a national-level competitive figure skater, Ashlea understands the commitment and dedication to pursuing a goal. This has allowed her to greatly appreciate the time and effort her clients put into their individual rehabilitation journeys. When she’s not in the clinic, Ashlea enjoys spending time with her family and friends, getting outdoors to hike, ski, and skate, as well as taking time to relax with a cup of tea and a great book.

Emanuela Gembarowski

Physiotherapist Resident, BSc PT

Emanuela holds a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree, with over 6 years of experience in orthopaedic, the pelvic floor, and wound care. She also holds 4 years of experience as a Certified Pilates instructor working with clients with orthopaedic injuries. She recently completed the Ontario Internationally Educated Physical Therapists Bridging (OIEPB) Program at the University of Toronto. Her experience with Clinical Pilates allows her to integrate treatments for specific joints and/or the pelvic floor into a whole-body active treatment plan. Her special interests include treating back pain and management of chronic orthopaedic conditions such as osteoarthritis and osteoporosis. Emanuela is fluent in Portuguese and has completed advanced courses in Pre Natal Exercising, Functional Training and Pilates for Rehabilitation, Woman’s Health, and Wound Care. She has a passion for helping people to move better and improve their quality of life. When not working you will find her exploring the outdoors hiking or mountain biking.

Alan Sze

Registered Kinesiologist, BSc (H.K.)

Alan is a graduate of the University of Toronto Bachelor of Physical Education, and a Diploma of Sports Injury Management from Sheridan College. Alan is a Registered Kinesiologist with the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario. He is also a Certified Athletic Therapist. Alan has over 15 years of experience working in multiple settings, including private clinics, hospitals, industrial companies, and sports teams. His passion is helping people reach their goals, whether returning to work pain-free, improving strength for a specific sport, or trying to play with your kids without pain! He will tailor your exercise program toward your goals. In addition to Alan’s post-secondary education, Alan has taken many courses to further his education, including, Concussion assessment/management, GLAD – exercise and management for hip/knee osteoarthritis, Ergonomic office/job site assessments, Job demands analysis, and dynamic taping. One of Alan’s professional highlights was working as part of the medical staff at the 2015 Toronto Pan-Am games. In his spare time, he enjoys watching and playing many sports and spending time with his family.

Leah Millson

Registered Kinesiologist, BSc (H.K.)

Leah is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University with an Honours in Kinesiology & Physical Education and a Post-Graduate certificate in Exercise Science & Lifestyle Management from Humber College. In 2019, Leah became a Registered Kinesiologist and was quickly recruited onto the Eramosa Physiotherapy team in December 2019. She has since enhanced her education with training in pelvic health therapy, Bone Fit osteoporosis training, GLA:D certification, concussion prevention and baropodometry. Leah’s clinical interests lie in the foot and ankle, low back, shoulder, knee, central nervous system awareness and post-trauma. She has firm knowledge on postural re-alignment and education. Leah coaches our GLA:D osteoarthritis and Bone Fit osteoporosis therapeutic exercise classes. It is with great excitement that she plans to help launch a pelvic health fitness class in the coming future. Leah strives to assist the improvement of individuals’ functional abilities and confidence with a positive attitude and approachable teaching style. Through therapeutic exercise, Leah helps patients connect with their own proprioceptive awareness and relationship with their central nervous system to support a safe recovery during their time spent at EPA. In her own time, Leah continues to practice her exercise routines by frequently attending the gym, competing in her equestrian sports with her horse, Jack, and taking part in the farming and agriculture roles that she has at home.

Nathan Bolger

Registered Kinesiologist, BSc (H.K.)

Nate grew up in Centre Wellington, as an avid sports player he wanted to apply this passion to his post-secondary schooling and career goals. After graduating from Brock University with a Bachelor of Kinesiology (Honours), he became a licensed Kinesiologist and joined the EPA team. Nate looks forward to applying his knowledge in the clinic through supervised exercise and our exercise is medicine programs. Outside of the clinic, you can find Nate volunteering as a team trainer for the Fergus Thistles Junior C team and out and about in the community.
EPA staff member

Matt Angell

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.

Merissa Goodchild

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

I have worked in a variety of settings that ranged from treating accidents, sports injuries and injuries with professional athletes to prenatal massage, geriatrics massage and relaxation. I aim to work with each client to help them better their physical well-being, while ensuring they are in a comfortable and healing environment. I include modalities such as Therapeutic Touch Level 1, Intuition & Channeling Higher Wisdom and Aromatherapy Essentials. My future goals are to further pursue a career in Holistic Energetic Medicine. Specialties: Massage Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage, Relaxation Massage, Aromatherapy Essentials, Therapeutic Touch Level 1, Intuition & Channeling, Pre & Postnatal Massage, Infant Massage, Myofascial and Trigger Point Release
EPA staff member

Marissa Hiller

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.
EPA staff member

Holly Bignell-Stocco

Finance Manager

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.

Emily Marshall

Marketing and Sales Communications Coordinator

Emily joined the EPA team in 2020. As a Marketing & Communications Coordinator, she oversees all areas of marketing and communication including social media accounts, website management, client relationship management, graphic design and client email communication. Emily enjoys seeing the engagement and interaction from our followers, clients and getting the word out that EPA is here to help you on Your Path to Improved Health. Emily holds two diplomas an Ontario College Diploma in Business Marketing and an Ontario College Advanced Diploma in Environmental Technology. Emily loves outback camping, gardening, hiking, and hanging out with her family.

Tasha Dobbyn

Marketing and Sales Communications Assistant (co-op)

Natasha is finishing her first year at Carleton University. Her hobbies include singing, dancing, reading, and baking. When she’s not working, she enjoys biking, swimming, and spending time with her friends, family and dog.

Esther Fulford

Lead Administrator

Esther graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 1996 and has worked in both the private and public healthcare sectors for over 26 years. Esther joined EPA in 2021 after relocating to Guelph from Brampton with her 2 daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, hiking, camping and gardening in addition to being an amateur photographer.

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Madison Haworth

Receptionist

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Courtney Phillips

Receptionist

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