About South Simcoe PhysiotherapyYour Recovery Begins Here
South Simcoe Physiotherapy
Hours & Location
Monday: 8am to 6pm
Tues-Thurs: 8am to 7:30pm
Friday: 8am to 5pm
Address: 180 Parsons Road, Unit 8 Alliston, ON L9R 1E8
Phone: (705) 250-6000
Fax: (705) 250-7000
All of our therapists are registered physiotherapists and are members of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Each therapist strives to stay current on breaking techniques, constantly upgrading their skills.
Our Team of Experts
Read Ryan's Bio
Ryan is an Alliston resident and is active in the community, spending much of his free time working with the Alliston Hornets Junior C hockey team. After working in Barrie for several years, Ryan decided to open his own clinic in Alliston in April of 2011. His practice has continued to grow necessitating relocation to a larger space in May of 2012 and once again in October of 2013. In December of 2015 the clinic once again grew in size, doubling its’ previous square footage.
Clinically, Ryan has a special interest in spinal pathologies, the shoulder, the jaw, and sports medicine. Ryan also has extensive experience with complex motor vehicle injuries and chronic pain conditions. Ryan is a certified SHIFT concussion management provider (http://www.shiftconcussion.ca/) and uses his diverse skill set to treat clients of all ages and with a variety of conditions effectively. Ryan also enjoys mentoring physiotherapists pursuing their training in Manual Therapy (www.orthodiv.org). He has successfully mentored many therapists pursuing their FCAMPT designation and helps to teach courses preparing students for this extensive examination process.
Read Lindsay's Bio
Lindsay is an active member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (www.physiotherapy.ca), and its’ Orthopaedic Division. She is also a member of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (www.ifompt.org/).
Since graduation, Lindsay has continued extensive education in manual and manipulative therapy, becoming a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manual and Manipulative Therapists in 2013 (www.manippt.org). Lindsay is also certified in acupuncture and Integrated Dry Needling, an acupuncture technique used to treat acute and chronic neuromuscular pain.
Clinically, Lindsay has worked in a variety of clinical settings, allowing for experience in sports medicine rehabilitation, post-operative recovery, complex motor vehicle accident injury and the treatment of many neuromuscular disorders. She draws on her educational background and clinical experience to aid patients in reaching their functional goals for recovery. To do so, she uses an integrated approach of manual therapy, education and exercise prescription. Lindsay has a special interest in treatment of the neck, low back and shoulder. She also enjoys providing mentorship to physiotherapists involved in manual therapy training.
Lindsay is a member of the Alliston community and in her free time enjoys spending time with her husband and children, keeping active and enjoying outdoor activities.
PT, MScPT, BScKin
Read Natasha's Bio
Natasha graduated from the University of Toronto with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy in 2018. Prior to this, she completed a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology (2016) at the University of Waterloo. Through her training Natasha has developed an appreciation for hands on treatment, and is passionate about providing evidence-based care with her up to date knowledge.
Natasha has completed training through Pelvic Health Solutions, allowing her to treat many different pelvic floor issues, such as incontinence, and pelvic pain. Natasha is certified through Acupuncture Canada and the Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute to perform acupuncture. Natasha also has training in Soft Tissue Release techniques, as well as mindfulness strategies, which will allow her to effectively treat a wide range of populations.
Natasha plans to pursue her Advanced Diploma in Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Her work at South Simcoe Physiotherapy will help to prepare her for these ventures.
In her spare time Natasha enjoys playing a variety of sports including volleyball, soccer, badminton, and field hockey. She also enjoys the outdoors, and loves canoeing, camping and fishing. Natasha is looking forward to spending time hiking and biking around Simcoe County when not at the clinic.
alexandra di florio
PT, MScPT, BSc (spec. hons)
Read alexandra's bio
Alexandra graduated from Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, Scotland with a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy in 2017. Prior to this, Alexandra graduated from York University in 2014 with a Specialized Honours Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology.
Since graduation, Alexandra continues to take courses through the National Orthopaedic Division’s advanced manual therapy program. Alexandra has successfully completed up to level 3 and has goals to gain her FCAMPT certification. Alexandra plans to pursue training in integrated dry needling and intramuscular stimulation (IMS).
Alexandra has clinical interest in treating the musculoskeletal system and has experience treating a variety of sport injuries and orthopaedic conditions, as well as post-op rehabilitation. Alexandra uses advance manual therapy techniques, education and functional exercises to build a client centred treatment plan and ultimately return her client’s to what they love.
Alexandra is an avid sports fan and on her spare time enjoys keeping active by playing sports, hiking and playing with her dog.
Read GAYATHRI's Bio
Gayathri is an internationally educated physiotherapist who graduated in 2011 with a Master of Science in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. She started her career as a clinical physiotherapist in an acute care hospital setting. She also became an Assistant Professor at Lovely Professional University, India, and was involved in both teaching and mentoring graduates and postgraduates.
Gayathri is passionate about hands on therapeutic approaches to physiotherapy, constantly working to further develop her manual therapy skills, Gayathri completed her Mastery Certificate course in Manual therapy and Certificate course in Mulligans Concepts. This passion led to her becoming the clinical coordinator in the outpatient physiotherapy department of the University. Here she invested her time in providing clinical training for students as a part of their curriculum. She also practiced clinically in this role, rehabilitating sports injuries, musculoskeletal conditions (such as cervical and lumbar pathologies) and various neurological conditions (such as spinal cord injuries and strokes).
Gayathri plans to further pursue her manual therapy training and ultimately work towards achieving her FCAMPT certification, while also becoming credentialed in Integrated Dry Needling/Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS). Gayathri also has a keen interest in Pelvic Health.
In her spare time, you can find Gayathri in her garden where she enjoys organic farming and has a special interest in collecting rare seeds. She also loves “staycationing” and spending time with her family and friends.
Registered Massage Therapist
Read Danielle's Bio
Clinically, Danielle has experience in environments such as multidisciplinary clinics and long-term care facilities. She uses techniques such as myofascial release, craniosacral therapy, visceral release, deep tissue massage, and acupuncture to effectively treat a wide variety of patient conditions.
Danielle’s special interests include complex motor vehicle accident victims, as well as the treatment of headaches and migraines.
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tanina di palma
Read tanina's Bio
Tanina joined South Simcoe Physiotherapy as a receptionist in September 2019. She moved into the area 7 years ago. She has experience with accounting and business administration. Tanina will be able to help you with any booking or customer service needs.
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SOUTH SIMCOE PHYSIOTHERAPY
Registered physiotherapists offering one-on-one manual therapy, IMS, and acupuncture in Alliston, Beeton, Tottenham, New Tecumseth and surrounding areas