Our Team

André Riopel


Registered Physiotherapist, Clinic Director 

Fellow: Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy 

Education: University of Western Ontario, Auckland Technical Institute, Part D McKenzie, Certified Functional Capacity Evaluator 

Interests: Manual Therapist, Vertigo, Neuro Rehab 

Hobbies: Cycling, Outdoors, Lake Superior 

Quote: "Motion is Lotion." 

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Peter DeAngelis


Registered Physiotherapist, Functional Capacity Evaluator 

Education: McMaster University 

Interests: Manual Therapy, Vertigo, Exercise Prescription, Functional Testing, Neurology 

Hobbies: Skiing, Cycling, Hockey 

Quote: "The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing." 

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Frank Magli


Registered Physiotherapist

Education: BSc Physiotherapy University of Toronto, Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute Certification, E1V1 Manual Therapy Certification 

Interests: Sports Injuries, Acupuncture, Vertigo, Manual Therapy, Orthopaedics

Hobbies: Cooking, Football, Golfing, Playing Hockey

Quote: "Great accomplishments are performed not by strength, but by determination."  

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Ashlyn Jewell


Registered Physiotherapist 

Education: Master of Physical Therapy, University of Western Ontario; Bachelor of Human Kinetics, Honours Movement Science, University of Windsor 

Interests: Manual Therapy, Acupuncture, Orthopaedics 

Hobbies: Running, Hiking, Snowshoeing 

Quote: "Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." 


Abbie Bin


Registered Massage Therapist 

Education: Sir Sandford Fleming College Massage Therapy Program 

Interests: Muscle Strains, Scar Tissue Release, Postural Correction, Manual Lymph Drainage 

Hobbies: Hiking, Camping, Snowshoeing, Canoeing/kayaking 

Quote: "Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching." 

Mandy Birch


Rehabilitation Assistant 

Education: Biology, Algoma University 

Interests: Neuroplasticity, Functional Movement, Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation 

Hobbies: Hockey, Lacrosse, Camping 

Quote: "You can do anything, but not everything." 

Melanie Gavin

Administrative Co-ordinator 

Education: Office Administration Sault College

Interests: Everything Outdoors, Cooking, Fur Babies 

Quote: 'Use your smile to change the world, don't let the world change your smile." 

Crystal Pozzo

Administrative Assistant 

Education: Progressive Training College of Business and Health 

Interests: Reading, Gardening and Cooking 

Hobbies: Camping, Fishing, and Outdoors 

Quote: "Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent." 

Kim St-Denis

Administrative Assistant 

Education: Associate in customer Service-ACS, Associate in Agency Administration AIAA 

Interests: Animals and Reading 

Hobbies: Walking and Kayaking 

Quote: "Enjoy the little things in life because one day you will look back and realize that they were the big things." 

Mara Iacoe


Registered Physiotherapist

Education: Master of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Toronto / Bachelor of Health Sciences - Honors Specialization in Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario

Interests: Manual Therapy, Exercise prescription, GLA:D Program

Hobbies: Running, Recreational sports, Outdoor activities

Quote: "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."

Catherine Devon


Registered Massage Therapist

Education: Life

Interests: My dogs, Good people, Good books, Good living

Hobbies: My dogs, Books, Outdoors

Quote: "Yes I am a dreamer.  For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world."