Lifemark Physiotherapy Castleridge
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"Every time I’ve gone I’ve had a great experience! A few times I showed up early for my appointment and they got me started right away. All of the staff were very kind and helpful. Great job of explaining your injury and making sure you have all the knowledge needed to help recover!"
"I have been going to Advantage Health Castleridge for almost a year due to a car accident. The staff are all very professional, and really care about your well being. I have been receiving physiotherapy, chiropractic services as well as therapeutic massage. I would highly recommend!"
Our Clinic Team
ChiropractorSpeaks: English, Hindi, PunjabiDr. Mike graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Cell Biology & Genetics from the University of British Columbia in 2000. He continued on to achieve his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Southern California University of Health Sciences in 2003. He most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program. Mike has been in practice since 2003 and has started up and managed multiple clinics. Currently, he collaborates with multiple specialties- physiotherapy, massage therapy, acupuncture/IMS, kinesiology, psychology, naturopathic medicine and personal trainers. His focus is always on improving his patient's function and performance by incorporating chiropractic adjustments, home exercise prescription and teaching self-managing techniques to his patients. When Dr. Mike is not at work, he can be found at home spending time with his family or exercising at the gym!!
Physiotherapist - BPT, DAC-CAFCISpeaks: English, Urdu, Hindi, Kannada, TeluguSudhir graduated from Mangalore University, India in 1999. He has been practicing in various multi-disciplinary hospitals, private practice and rehabilitation centres. Sudhir has worked in India, Singapore and now in Canada. His primary area of interest is Orthopedics, with a special focus on craniofacial pain and chronic pain. His skills in orthopedics are supplemented by his practice of acupuncture and myofascial release. Sudhir has completed the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute certification for acupuncture treatment in physiotherapy. He also has a keen interest in manual therapy, which he has learned over his past seven years of work as a physiotherapist. Sudhir?s extensive experience allows him to provide treatment for many complex and varied conditions. Sudhir has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, ArabicMoustafa has been a practicing physiotherapist for over 14 years. He has had the opportunity to practice in a variety of clinical settings ranging from multidisciplinary outpatient clinics to numerous types of hospital settings in. Moustafa is certified in Kinetacore Level 1 functional dry needling and also a manual therapy practitioner. Moustafa has achieved his CRAFTA (Craniofacial Therapy Academy) certificate for craniomandibular dysfunction which allows him to assess and treat various types of facial and jaw dysfunction as well as concussion related symptoms. Moustafa is a vestibular rehabilitation therapist and can successfully treat certain types of dizziness. He works with a variety of orthopedic and neurological injuries particularly in motor vehicle accident sufferers and work-related injuries. Among his areas of interest in practice are treating shoulder and back injuries.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, Urdu, Hindi, PunjabiRafeeq completed Master of Sports physiotherapy at the GNDU in 1998 (India). He previously graduated from the University Of Nagpur (India) in 1994 with a Bachelor of physiotherapy. Rafeeq has completed training in Dry Needling (Kineticore) & Spinal Manipulation (Swodeam Insitute) & has practice license for practicing Dry Needling & Manual therapy. He also has a background in sport therapy working with a variety of sports teams including basketball, volleyball, soccer & handball. He attended as in field PT for premier league soccer matches at Kuwait. He provides a variety of treatment methods including manual therapy, exercise prescription, return to work/function activities, dry needling and modalities at clinic. To stay active Rafeeq enjoys running and spending time with family. He participate in community events to support strong & healthy community
Massage TherapistSpeaks: EnglishKim graduated in 2001 with distinction from Foothills College of Massage Therapy and is in good standing with the National Healthcare Practitioners of Canada. She has been practicing massage for the last 16 years and specializes in therapeutic massage,trigger point release,pre and post natal massage,motor vehicle accidents and sports massage. Along with a thorough assessment she also incorporates strengthening and stretching exercises into treatment plans,and is a firm believer in education and injury prevention. Outside of the clinic she is highly involved in volunteering in animal welfare and is an avid fan of rugby which she herself played at an elite level for 13 years.
Massage TherapistSpeaks: English, PunjabArvin graduated in 2008 with honors from the Massage Therapy College of Manitoba and is a member in good standing with the Massage Therapy Association of Alberta. Arvin is known for the detailed and meticulous nature of his work. He specializes in sports massage, deep tissue massage, motor vehicle accidents, and chronic pain, while incorporating activerelease, cupping, join mobilization and PNF stretching into his treatments. After conducting a thorough assessment andusing his extensive knowledge in anatomy, physiology and remedial exercise, he will prepare a care plan that includestakehome stretching and strengthening. He is a firm believer that ‘knowledge is power’ and educates his patients on his findings, focusing on both rehabilitation and injury prevention. In his time away from the clinic, he plays elite level soccer, ball hockey and pool.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, PunjabPranita is a compassionate, result-driven Physiotherapist with excellent interpersonal and motivational skills. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy in India, where started her career as a Physiotherapist. She then moved to Calgary, where she continues to build and expand her clinical knowledge and work experience. Pranita is a skilled and passionate professional with an outstanding background in helping patients overcome injuries, challenges and disorders. She helps her patients achieve their physical health goals by incorporating education, best physical therapy practices, home exercise programs, and self-management strategies. She has a specific interest and is experienced in whiplash management, acute/chronic injuries, joint pain, post-surgical rehab, and muscle and ligament injuries in both athletic and non-athletic patients. Pranita is also a trained dancer and fitness enthusiast who practices yoga and aerobic exercises frequently. In her free time, she loves to dance, read, spend time with family, and explore nature.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, Hindi, PunjabPRIYANKA SUD B.Ph.T Priyanka graduated in 2010 from PGIMER, India which is one of the leading institute in Asia. Based on her skills and dedication she was granted full scholarship in all the four years of her under graduation. She soon began her career and practiced in a multidisciplinary outpatient clinic and in a hospital where she helped in rehabilitation of the patients who had undergone brain/ spinal surgeries. After working for more than a year, she moved to Canada for further studies. Here, she achieved a post graduate certificate in Exercise Science and Lifestyle Management with honours from Humber College, Toronto. This program enhanced her skills in preparing exercise programs for individuals with different medical/surgical conditions. Priyanka is now a recognized physiotherapist in Canada. She is certified in Functional Dry Needling and will be setting her sights next on achieving manual therapy levels and pelvic floor physiotherapy.
Physiotherapy Support PersonnelSpeaks: English, Urdu, Hindi, PunjabTanushree believes that participation, encouragement, and having a patient first attitude are the key to exceptional care. She is passionate about patient-centred care and encourages every patient to have confidence in their rehabilitation. Tanushree's clinical interest include therapeutic taping (K-Taping), sports rehabilitation, and patient education. Motivated to make a positive difference in patients lives, Tanushree has over eight years experience in many settings including, clinical, hospital, and community care rehabilitation. Tanushree holds a Masters degree in Sports Medicine and Physiotherapy from Guru Nanak Dev University and a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree from Kurukshetra University. Tanushree has additional training in K-Taping.
"I really recommend this place! Receptionists are always very friendly. I’m waiting for my carpal tunnel surgery, will be back when I start recovery physiotherapy."
"Staff are very professional and proactive. They are customer oriented in their intervention and allow the voice and choice of those they treat."