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Fredericton, New Brunswick E3A 1E1
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CA
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Northside Physiotherapy Clinic - 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-03:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed

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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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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Arthritis Management
Personalized arthritis therapy to help you better manage pain, adopt exercise techniques, follow healthy eating guidelines, prevent fatigue, protect joints, and use assistive devices.
photograph of a diabetes patient checking their blood sugar
Chronic Condition Management
Manage chronic conditions like diabetes, COPD, emphysema, metabolic syndrome, high blood pressure, pain, heart disease, arthritis, fibromyalgia, and osteoporosis.
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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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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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Health and Rehabilitation Products
A variety of health, wellness, and rehabilitation devices are stocked to help aid your recovery. Our skilled clinic team ensures you get the right product and that it fits.
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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.
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Assisted Devices
Mechanical Traction

Our Clinic Team


  • Vanessa Nilsen
    Physiotherapist - PT

    Speaks: English
    Vanessa completed both her undergraduate degree (Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, 2010) and her Master's degree in Physiotherapy (2013) from Dalhousie University. She began her journey with the Northside Physiotherapy team 3 years ago with a brief sabbatical where she ventured to Edmonton Alberta to further her education in the sports and orthopaedic realm. She has post-graduate training in many areas; acupuncture & Dry Needling, Pain Control, Manual therapy, K-taping, MacKenzie techniques, shoulder complex, Rockblades and Orthopaedic levels to name a few. Vanessa, being an athlete herself her whole life has a large background and interest in sports and sports therapy doing anything from personal training, to on-field/court sports coverage for University teams and community leagues. When not working Vanessa will most likely be found playing soccer year-round, preparing for her next fitness competition, or spending time with friends and family. Vanessa has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program. Vanessa is looking forward to meeting you and helping you achieve all your goals in the clinic

  • Karla Faig
    Physiotherapist - PT

    Speaks: English, French
    Karla graduated from Queen’s University and has been a registered physiotherapist for over 20 years. She brings experience from both acute care and community practice settings and can provide service in both French and English. When not working, she loves spending time with her family, volunteering with minor sports and gardening.

  • Colleen DiGiacinto
    Massage Therapist

    Speaks: English, French
    Colleen has been with Northside Physiotherapy Clinic for nine years. She studied at Kin? Concept Institute here in Fredericton and graduated in 2002 from a group of 50 students many of which are not practicing Massage Therapy at this point. She loves her work and could not see herself doing anything else. Previous to her work as a Massage Therapist she used to work at Chimo Helpline Inc and aided people around the province on many different subjects. She speaks English and is always working on her fluency in French. Presently she is a volunteer Brownie Leader with the Girl Guide Association of Canada. Colleen has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program.

  • Ashley Murphy
    Massage Therapist - RMT

    Speaks: English
    After successful completion of a 2200 hour Registered Massage Therapy Program at Eastern College in 2016, Ashley is passionate about helping each client by improving their quality of life with a treatment plan that is designed with them in mind. She has experience in treating clients with tension headaches/ migraines, sciatica or piriformis syndrome, joint dysfunctions (ex: TMJ), frozen shoulder, whiplash, motor vehicle accidents, prenatal massage, and many other specific conditions. She offers an arrangement of modalities including: Tissue Distraction Release (Cupping), Therapeutic massage, Trigger point therapy, and Deep tissue massage. Ashley has recently relocated to Fredericton, NB and is looking forward to seeing you.

  • Melissa Turnbull
    Patient Coordinator

    Speaks: English
  • Kate Johnson
    Physiotherapist - PT

    Speaks: English
    Kate is an enthusiastic physiotherapist who is looking forward to helping you meet your rehabilitation goals! Kate grew up in New Brunswick and is excited to have joined the team at the Northside Physiotherapy Clinic after being in Halifax for several years. Kate completed her Bachelor of Science (2017) at Saint Mary’s University, followed by her Masters of Science in Physiotherapy (2019) at Dalhousie University. Through school Kate has had experience with neurological rehabilitation, post-operative care, and orthopaedic rehabilitation. Having a special interest in orthopaedics, Kate is looking to further her knowledge in the detection and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries in the future by taking courses in K-taping, dry needling, acupuncture, and advanced manual therapy. Kate has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program.

  • Carol Malloy
    Physiotherapist - B.Sc.P.T.

    Speaks: English
    I have practiced physiotherapy in Fredericton since 1971 after graduating from McGill University. My experience has involved hospital work as well as in the private sector, having been co-owner of a successful clinic for twenty years. I have taken many courses over the years in orthopedics, golf specific physiotherapy training, manual therapy, movement patterns and I am certified in acupuncture by Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. I have a special interest in clients with osteoporosis and chronic pain. I have most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program.

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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

  • Northside Physiotherapy Clinic – pt Health directly bills insurance companies for you when possible.
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  • Languages Spoken

  • English, French
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    Book Your Appointment
    197 Main St
    Fredericton, New Brunswick E3A 1E1
    CA
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    197 Main St
    Fredericton, New Brunswick E3A 1E1
    CA
    View Full Map

    Fill out the form below to request your physiotherapy appointment.

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    197 Main St
    Fredericton, New Brunswick E3A 1E1
    CA
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