• Qualified Clinicians
  • Clinical Excellence
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Knowledgeable Staff
  • Accepted by Insurers
  • Qualified Clinicians

    Taking pride in your care

  • Clinical Excellence

    Always informed

  • Multidisciplinary

    We take the team approach

  • Knowledgeable Staff

    Education focused

  • Accepted by Insurers

    WSIB, Health Plans & MVA

Welcome to Upper James Physio!

Upper James Physio is a multidisciplinary clinic offering a wide range of services to meet your wellness needs.

New!

Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy for Women

Total Health and Wellness

We are more than just a physiotherapy clinic.  With many specialists under one roof we take a multidisciplinary approach to treatment and care.

Meet the Team

Working with your Insurance

We work closely with third party insurance companies, WSIB, extended health care plans and motor vehicle accident claims. Our qualified staff can handle all your billing inquiries.

Our Services

 


Meet Our Team!

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    Silvana completed her undergraduate degree in physical education at Wilfrid Laurier University and received her physical therapy degree from Queen’s University in 2001 where she was a varsity lacrosse athlete. She continued post graduate studies with McMaster’s contemporary medical acupuncture program and with the orthopedic division of the Canadian Physiotherapy association. Her clinical focus is on treatment of various peripheral and spinal injuries that are related to orthopedics and sports. In addition in 2011, she began taking courses in women's and men's pelvic health; and treats various conditions related to urinary incontinence, erectile dysfunction, and pelvic pain disorders. She also enjoys training, coaching, and playing lacrosse and is involved with Burlington Minor lacrosse and is the head coach at McMaster University. Furthermore, she also acts as a preceptor for McMaster Physiotherapy students .

    SILVANA YEE, Registered Physiotherapist

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    Rachel is a physiotherapist registered with the College of Physiotherapists, as well as a member of the Canadian and Ontario Physiotherapy Associations. She has completed an Honours degree in Kinesiology at Redeemer University College and her Masters of Science degree in Physiotherapy from Queen’s University. Rachel has completed courses in manual therapy, soft tissue release, therapeutic taping as well as cervicogenic headaches and shoulder rehabilitation. Since graduating Rachel has worked with a variety of patient populations and injuries including motor vehicle accidents, work-related injuries, arthritis patients and sports injuries. She also has experience working with volleyball and basketball teams. While not at work Rachel enjoys playing volleyball, camping and enjoying the outdoors.

    RACHEL VANDENDOOL, Registered Physiotherapist

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    Chris received his Bachelor of Applied Health Science in Athletic Therapy from Sheridan College in 2008 and his Master's of Science in Athletic Training from Indiana State University in 2009. He is a member of the Canadian Athletic Therapy Association and the Ontario Athletic Therapist Association. Chris' clinical focus is on general rehabilitation of orthopaedic injuries ranging from the extremities to the spine. He enjoys studying the science of strength and conditioning and implementing programs to a variety of athletes. Chris continues to broaden his knowledge of rehabilitation through continual course upgrades, and application of evidence based practice. He enjoys playing hockey, cycling, soccer, snowboarding, camping, and other outdoor activities.

    CHRIS GROLLA, Athletic Therapist

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    Kerry received her Bachelor of Kinesiology from McMaster University in 2010 and her Bachelor of Applied Health Science in Athletic Therapy from Sheridan College in 2013 where she then passed the National Certification Exam and became a certified athletic therapist. She belongs to the Canadian Athletic Therapy and Ontario Athletic Therapy Association. In addition to clinical assessment and evaluation of orthopaedic injuries, Kerry also works with a variety of sports as the team’s Athletic Therapist. She has had experience working with lacrosse from varying levels of Jr. B to NLL and MLL. She has also worked with Humber College Varsity athletics, Halton Rugby, hockey, football and soccer. Her area of interests focus on lower leg injuries and designing programs to help return clients to an active lifestyle. Originally from Leamington Ontario, Kerry enjoys traveling, volunteering, hiking and playing softball and baking when she’s not working.

    KERRY PAVLOVIC, Athletic Therapist

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    Lisa has been working as an administrator in the medical health and wellness field since 1999 and has been with Upper James Physio since 2005.

    LISA FLOOD, Senior Administrator