Nandhini has over 15+ years with a wide range of clinical experience in the field of Physiotherapy treating all kinds of cases in the fields of Orthopedics, Geriatrics, Cardiology, Neurology, sports, pain and other rehabilitation conditions. She graduated in 2000 from the MGR Medical University, of India with a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy.
Nandhini’s passion for the profession stems from a deep interest in the power of movement and the ability for the human body to heal when properly directed. With a focus on prevention and early intervention, she works with you to solve the mechanical “puzzle” of your pain and/or injury and get your body moving the way it should. She has worked in many capacities as a physiotherapist, which includes: team physiotherapy for various sports and events; private clinics, hospitals and Institutions; pre and post spinal surgery and multidisciplinary specialty clinics.
Nandhini’s special interests include rehabilitation after hip or knee replacements; management of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, pelvic floor dysfunction, ergonomics as well as injury recovery. Her clinical decisions are based on physical assessment and evidence based intervention. Nandhini strongly believes in empowering her patients through education and using preventive techniques. To this end, she enjoys working with her clients in a gym setting: teaching them how to exercise safely and how to establish good postural or movement habits. She has developed the ability to manage complex disorders, and question current methods of treatment. In addition she likes to explore different methods of injury, body mechanics and rehabilitation styles.
She brings the highest standards of clinical practice and an exemplary level of dedication to every client she sees. Nandhini’s primary aim with patient is to optimise their musculoskeletal function for immediate and long-standing results of all ages and fitness levels. She specializes in the treatment of musculoskeletal problems, with an emphasis on hands-on treatment and exercise therapy. Motor vehicle accident related pain, tendinitis and sport injuries. She treats a wide range of problems in all age groups and activity levels.
Registered Massage Therapist
Courtney Watson is a graduate of massage therapy program. A career as a Massage Therapist is something that Courtney has been looking forward to for years. She is dedicated to expanding her knowledge and learning through experience which will allow her to grow in her role as a RMT. Courtney is excited and honored to begin her career with SK physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.
With 10+ years of experience in Physiotherapy I received my Bachelor’s Degree in India. In 2012 I moved to Canada were I continued to use my knowledge and experience and worked at Physiotherapy Clinics.
I am well experienced in musculoskeletal injuries, Post – Surgical cases and Sports Injuries. I have treated a vast majority of different age groups with success. I am fluent in English, Hindi and Punjabi. With a strong belief in a “hands on” approach with my treatments and a personalized exercise program allows me to achieve a successful out come in the patients recovery process.
Alicia is a passionate medical administrator with over 12 plus year’s experience in the medical health sector. Eager to bring a warm inviting experience to each patient with her easy going personality and welcoming smile. She’s always willing to go the extra mile to help insure that all questions and needs are met to make your time at the clinic excellent.
Jasmine Kalra graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Science and Kinesiology degree in 2007. Jasmine is a registered chiropodist with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. As a member of the team at the SK Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic, Jasmine offers a range of chiropody services with the goal to help patients walk comfortably, improve function of the foot function and patient mobility with the overall goal of enhancing their quality of life.
Jasmine has been trained extensively in the prevention and management of conditions affecting the foot and lower limb. She also analyzes the biomechanics of feet and lower limbs as well as gait pattern to see how the mechanics of the feet impact the whole body. Jasmine offers a wide range of foot health related services, including custom-made orthotics, orthopaedic shoes, biomechanical assessments and gait analysis.
Suriya is currently pursuing Medical Sciences at Western University. Suriya has had experience in many different areas, from volunteering at multiple sporting events, hospitals, pharmacy, and research programs.
She has always enjoyed helping others whether that's providing advice, leading a hand or simply making your day brighter with a quick laugh.
During her free time she loves exploring the outdoors, travelling, cooking and kickboxing. Suriya will be more than happy to help book your next appointment!
Narsha has dedicated her time in the healthcare & fitness industry for over 8 years. Her passion is to help others whether they want to recover from injuries or to achieve their fitness goals with the best advise & coaching methods possible. In her years of experience, she supervised & coached a number of Health Care Practitioners & Staffs using innovative creativity & ideas. She takes pride in providing support & the best care possible to all.
During her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, cooking & gardening.
I am a recent graduate from Conestoga College in Medical Office Practices. In years of experience as a customer service coordinator, help leading a team drive superior customer care and satisfaction. Dedicated to always wanting to learn new things and very passionate towards helping others achieve their goals.
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with family and my dog, traveling,and loves to bake.
Registered Massage Therapist
Robert Jason (RJ) Verbruggen decided to become an RMT after a stint in the military as a medic. It was this path that led him to wanting to continue to help people in the civilian world. He graduated in 2017 from Oxford College in Burlington and was the first in his class to become a registered massage therapist. His passion for helping patients when they are in pain, and to help give them relief is one of the the most satisfying things in his career. His style is a mix of deep tissue massage/sports therapy mixed with Thai massage. When he isn’t working, you will find RJ at the bowling alley, rock climbing gym, riding his motorcycle or out in Lake Ontario in a boat or on a seadoo.
A passionate, enthusiastic and knowledgeable health and wellness professional dedicated to helping people achieve their goals.
With an Honours degree in Kinesiology, a diploma in Holistic Nutrition and certifications in Fitness Instruction, Personal Training and Fitness for Aging Populations, Amanda brings a well rounded approach to her clients. She has experience working as a personal trainer manager, fitness instructor, and a manager for Corporate health and wellness programs.
When she’s not supporting people in their health goals, you will find her with her family, cooking, playing guitar or planning a new adventure.
Registered Acupuncturist & Registered TCMP
Jian Chen is an Acupuncturist and TCM medicine practitioner specializing in a variety of medical conditions.
He uses acupuncture to treat many chronic/acute pain, arthritis, joint /spine issues, plantar fasciitis, carpal tunnel, Bell’s Palsy, stroke, stress/anxiety/depression, insomnia, migraine, weight loss, constipation. He is excellent at hands-on skills with painless treatments.
His interest is in using natural herb medicine combined with acupuncture to treat Chronic health conditions:
Women health: hormone disorder, fertility, sleep problem, menopause syndrome, uterus fibroid, ovary cyst, breast health, and most of GYN problems.
Mental disorder: depress, anxiety
Respiratory system: COPD, Asthma, cough, allergy.
Heart problem, brain injury, stroke, cancer patients care, HBP, Diabetes syndrome relief.
He has brought relief to many patients from Toronto to Waterloo region, including doctors and professional athletes.
Jian Chen learned and got training from world famous Acupuncturists and TCM doctors/professors from :Academy of China Medical Sciences, Beijing TCM University , TCM hospitals at Beijing, Shanghai, Hu Nang.
Major learning from :
Doctor/professor Hu Xisu :one of most Famous TCM masters of the past century, influential for the whole generation of TCM doctors.
Doctor/professor Cai SongYan: famous TCM gynecologist, almost a million patient’s visits in her 70 years of practice ,bringing health for women from all over the world.