- Registered Physiotherapist
Simone is a licensed member of the Ontario College of Physiotherapists. She graduated from McGill University with a Masters of Applied Sciences in Physical Therapy in 2019 and a Bachelor of Health Sciences from the University of Ottawa in 2016. During her time at Ottawa University, she played rugby as an All-Canadian varsity athlete and competed for Team Canada.
During her training as a physiotherapist, she gained experience in musculoskeletal injuries by volunteering with the Quebec Special Olympics and Judo tournaments. Since graduating, she has been working in retirement residences and private clinic settings. From these experiences, she has gained a special interest in sport injuries and looking to develop further knowledge in vestibular rehab. Since completing her studies, she has furthered her education with courses in Mulligan Concepts, manual therapy and Rapid NeuroFascial Reset. Her treatment approach uses a combination of manual therapy, exercise prescription and patient education.
Simone takes a collaborative approach to patient care. She strives to help patients manage their pain and improve functional strength and mobility, in order for them to achieve their ultimate goals. In her spare time, you will find Simone weightlifting, hiking, and coaching rugby in the Ottawa community. Simone is a driven, patient-oriented clinician excited to make a difference in her community both in and outside of the clinic.