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CA
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Forest Hills Physio Dartmouth - pt Health

Hours of Operation

Monday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Tuesday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Wednesday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Thursday:08:00 AM-08:00 PM
Friday:08:00 AM-04:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed

"Been visiting this location for several months now with a back injury, very pleased with the staff, who are all great, personable, and awesome. Makes me glad I chose to return quite frequently each week."

Dan Y - Google Review

"I enjoy my time with the group at pt Health, they are a great and kind group of people to have treatment done. They know what they are doing and they get the job done. Thanks for all the services."

Karen C - Google Review

Services & Treated Conditions

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Physiotherapy
Physiotherapists diagnose, treat & provide preventive care to ease pain, increase strength and improve range of motion. Therapies may include exercise, manipulation, stretching, soft tissue massage, ultrasound, electrotherapy or acupuncture.
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Chiropractic Care
Chiropractors provide diagnosis, treatment & preventive care for spine, pelvis, nervous system & joints to help patients find relief from back/neck pain, headaches, arthritis.
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Massage Therapy
Help reduce pain, improve motion & health with a variety of massage techniques including relaxation, therapeutic, sports injury, deep tissue & trigger point.
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Acupuncture
Acupuncture therapy has shown to be an effective treatment for both acute and chronic pain, sciatica, arthritis and headaches.
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Compression Garments
Increase blood circulation with compression stocking, sock or hosiery therapy. Effective for people with poor circulation, swelling or who stand for long periods.
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Custom Bracing
Professionally fit, or custom braces support uneven & unstable joints, working to align joints, increase movement & remove instability.
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Ergonomic/Work Station Assessments
Many neck, shoulder, wrist and low back issues can be traced to poor workstation ergonomics. Clinicians identify and correct problems in work area design that lead to fatigue, injury or illness.
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Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapy focuses on psycho-social, community & environmental factors that influence function, aiding people so that they can participate in daily tasks.
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Children's Physiotherapy
Tailored to the unique physiology of children and their changing bodies, pediatric or children’s physiotherapy is customized and dedicated care for children 3 years and above.
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Pool Therapy / Pool Program
Personalized treatment plans use the support and resistance of water for safe rehabilitation. Increase mobility and function and return to activities faster with aquatic based therapy
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Sports Injury Rehabilitation
Custom treatment plans to help athletes effectively treat pain and return to normal function. Beneficial to those with ACL injuries, meniscus or rotator cuff tears, sprains/strains, tendonitis and more.
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TMJ/ TMD
Get relief from jaw pain, clicking, restriction, and locking. TMJ physiotherapy aims to reduce swelling, muscle spasms, and pain while restoring function and addressing underlying causes.
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Vestibular Rehab
Custom treatment plans aim to retrain the brain to recognize and interpret signals from the vestibular system. Ease symptoms of vertigo, dizziness, balance issues, and more.

Our Clinic Team


  • Katherine Nunn
    Massage Therapist - RMT

    Speaks: English
    Katherine Nunn – RMT Katherine Nunn is an RMT from the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia. She graduated from ICT Northumberland College in 2016 with her diploma in Massage Therapy. Katherine enjoys treating postural dysfunction and helping people with chronic pain management; using a variation of myofascial release techniques, Swedish massage and giving homecare exercises/stretches. Katherine is also trained in cupping massage therapy. She has experience working with geriatric patients and is comfortable working with young children and pre/postnatal patients. Her hopes are to someday specialize in prenatal massage therapy. She believes in getting to the root cause of a patient’s condition and working with other clinicians to create the best treatment plan possible for her patients. Katherine has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program. In her spare time, Katherine enjoys being outdoors; spending time at the beach, or hiking in the woods.

  • Michael Chiasson
    Physiotherapist

    Speaks: English
    Michael’s physiotherapy career started in 2014 as a kinesiologist for ptHealth at the Cole Harbour Integrated Health and Forest Hills locations. Spending 3 years with the company, Michael grew to love the healthcare field and chose to further his education by becoming a physiotherapist. He graduated from Dalhousie University in 2019 with a MSc. in Physiotherapy and is looking forward to working as a ptHealth team member again. Michael believes in using a client-centered approach, incorporating individualized exercise and education to help patients manage pain and recover while preventing future injuries. He hopes to pursue post-graduate courses in acupuncture and manual therapy to help improve the care he can provide to his clients. Outside of physiotherapy, Michael is an avid sports fan and athlete. He played competitive soccer and competed at a national level in sprint canoe/kayak. He continues to play soccer and when he is not being active, he enjoys spending time at home with his wife and their dog J-ze.

  • Rae-Leigh MacInnes
    Massage Therapist - RMT, Reiki Master/teacher

    Speaks: English
    Rae-Leigh is a graduate of The Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy. Where she specialized in Neurological conditions and Sports Massage. She is passionate about healing the whole person, body, mind and spirit and has also completed her Reiki Master/Teacher level to be able to expand and offer even more to her patients. Rae-Leigh thrives on helping people to reach their rehabilitation goals and maintain their wellbeing on all levels. She is experienced in such techniques as Trigger Point Therapy, Deep Tissue massage, Myofascial release and Joint Mobilization. She has treated conditions such as Parkinson's, M.S, Fibromyalgia, Migraines, Whiplash, Plantar Fascitis, sprains, strains and many others. Rae-Leigh is a member of The Massage Therapists Association of Nova Scotia. Ask Rae-Leigh how she can assist you in your journey towards better health.

  • Deborah Dobbin
    Physiotherapist

    Speaks: English
    Deborah graduated from Acadia University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Physical Education with specialization in Exercise Studies. Deborah graduated from Dalhousie University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Science Physiotherapy. She began practicing Physiotherapy in 1999 and has worked in private practice previous to joining the team at Cole Harbour Integrated Health Services in 2005. In 2006 she received her Diploma in Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy and was granted Fellowship with The Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy. Deborah, as a Physiotherapist who practices Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy, utilizes (hands on) physical treatment as a part of the rehabilitative process to restore normal movement and function of patients with neuro-musculoskeletal conditions.

  • Kelly Walters
    Massage Therapist

    Speaks: English
    Kelly Walters graduated from the Canadian College of Natural Medicine in 2002. She has worked extensively in a clinical setting. Kelly has taken courses in myofascial work level one, decompaction (osteopathic technique), cupping and MIPA (myofascial integrated postural alignment). She incorporates these new techniques into her practice with great results. When not working she is kept busy with her family usually enjoying the great outdoors.

  • Adele Boudreau
    Chiropractor - BSc, DC

    Speaks: English, French
    A native to Nova Scotia, Dr. Adele Boudreau graduated from Dalhousie University in 2009 with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. She went on to further her education at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto where she went on to graduate in 2013 with "cum laude" and "clinic honours" distinctions. During her tenure at CMCC, she had clinic rotations at Anishnawbe Health Toronto and St. Michael?s Hospital, Toronto, where she demonstrated special interest in aboriginal health, community health initiatives and multidisciplinary approaches to health. Dr. Boudreau is fully bilingual, an Acupuncture provider, is certified in Thompson technique, Webster technique, Activator and Graston technique.

  • Brittany Fraser
    Chiropractor - DC

    Speaks: English
    Dr. Brittany Fraser is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic and certified acupuncture provider. She graduated from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2017. Her treatments have an evidence-based approach which employ techniques such as manipulation, mobilization, soft tissue therapy, acupuncture, and rehabilitation exercises. Through these treatments, she intends to help her patients return to their optimal function and well-being. Dr. Fraser grew up in Bedford, Nova Scotia and was involved in the community mainly through sports. She is certified in Functional Integrated Acupuncture and Mental Health First Aid. She is a member of the Canadian Chiropractic Association and the Nova Scotia College of Chiropractors.

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Clinic Overview

Coverage Options

  • Motor Vehicle Accident Insurance
  • Health Benefit Plan
  • Work Injury Insurance
  • Self Pay (Cash/Debit/Credit/Cheque)
  • No Obligation

Direct Billing

  • Forest Hills Physio Dartmouth – pt Health directly bills insurance companies for you when possible.
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  • How to Find Us

  • We’re located at 4 Forest Hills Parkway, within a large plaza right off of Cole Harbour Road. Patients may use the plaza parking lot for their appointment. Get Directions
  • Languages Spoken

  • English, Hindi
  • Parking

    Book Your Appointment
    4 Forest Hills Parkway
    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 5G7
    CA
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    4 Forest Hills Parkway
    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 5G7
    CA
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    Fill out the form below to request your physiotherapy appointment.

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    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 5G7
    CA
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