Neuphysio Rehabilitation


131 Wharncliffe Rd South, Suite A
London, ON
N6J 2K4

Phone519-434-3881

Fax: 519-434-3887

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Neuphysio Rehabilitation Staff

Sari Shatil, PT, MSc

Sari Shatil, MSc. PT

Registered Physiotherapist / Proprietor, Entrepreneur


Graduated From: McGill University: BSc. PT,  University of Western Ontario: MSc. PT

Years of experience: 27 years in Physiotherapy

Professional Development/Training: Advanced Bobath Approach, Advanced Vestibular Training, Concussion Management, FitForeGolf, Myndmove, Rewalk Training, EKSO, Keeogo, PoNS, Saebo certified

Focuses on: Neurological Rehab, Gait retraining, Concussion and Vestibular Rehab, Therapeutic Golf Rehab

Fun activities: Golf, nature, yoga, travel, Team Canada Wheelchair Curling

Meet the Team – Sari Shatil

Sari Shatil PT MSc is a physiotherapist with a special interest in the assessment and treatment of persons with neurological dysfunction and chronic disease.  She is the owner of Neuphysio Rehabilitation a multidisciplinary clinic that provides in-home, in community and clinic-based physiotherapy. She holds a B.Sc. PT from McGill University and M.Sc. PT from The University of Western Ontario. She has over 20 years of clinical, teaching and research experience in physiotherapy. Sari has been an Associate Professor and Lecturer at The University of Western Ontario’s School of Physical Therapy. Sari holds post-graduate certification in The Bobath Approach, in Vestibular Rehabilitation, Visual Rehabilitation, MyndMove, PoNS translingual stimulation, The EKSO Skeleton, Keeogo and Fit for Golf. She is the founder of the TGR Therapeutic Golf Rehabilitation, a physiotherapy-based program to improve balance and quality of life in persons living with injury and disease. Sari also coordinates Head Smart Baseline Concussion Testing, a community service in the London and surrounding area. Most recently, Sari took on the role of lead physiotherapist for Team Canada Wheelchair Curling Team, representing her country and her profession in Pyongchang.


Darien Lazowski-Fraher, PT, PhD

Darien Lazowski-Fraher, PT, PhD

Registered Physiotherapist


Graduated From: University of Western Ontario: BSc. PT (Physiotherapy), PhD (Pathology – Osteoporosis), University of British Columbia: BSc (Microbiology), MSc (Pathology – Colon Cancer)

Years of experience: 30 years in Physiotherapy

Professional Development/Training: Craniosacral Therapy, Myofascial Release, Bonefit Advanced, Vestibular Training, Concussion Management, Neuro-Optometric Vestibular Rehabilitation, Neuro-visual-postural Rehabilitation, Clinical Robotic Exoskeleton Training with EKSO, Rewalk, PoNS, Lymphoedema Management, Wound Healing, Sahrmann Muscle Imbalance Theory I & II,  Assistive Devices Program Authorizer for Mobility Devices, Alzheimer’s Disease

Focuses on: Osteoporosis, Concussion and Vestibular Rehab, Chronic Pain, Musicians’ Injuries

Fun activities: Singing (The London Singers), fused glass art (Darien Art Glass), fibre art (rug hooking, felting, sewing), piano, walking, reading, cooking

Meet the Team – Darien Lazowski-Fraher

Dr. Darien Lazowski-Fraher is a physiotherapist and educator. She is registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario (since 1991) and holds a BSc (Microbiology) and an MSc (Pathology) both from the University of British Columbia (UBC); a PhD (Pathology) and a BScPT (Physical Therapy) both from Western University, London Ontario (UWO). Darien has extensive experience treating people who have persistent pain, dizziness, vestibular, neuro-optometric problems, post-trauma vision problems, TMJ Disorders, spinal fractures (from osteoporosis or trauma) and robotic exoskeleton locomotor training for people with neurological injuries: paraplegic/quadriplegic spinal cord injuries, stroke, CP, MS, ataxia, and other conditions which impact on gait and movement. As a musician and glass & fibre artist and enjoys helping other artists, musicians and singers pursue excellence in their field and optimize their performance to the best of their ability, without pain. Darien has post-graduate certifications in Craniosacral Therapy, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Myofascial Release, Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation, Robotic Exoskeleton Locomotion (EKSO, ReWalk), BoneFit Advanced (Osteoporosis Canada), Wound Healing, Lymphoedema Management, and is licensed to assess and prescribe mobility devices through the Ontario Ministry of Health Assistive Devices Program (ADP).


Shelialah Pereira from NeuPhysio.

Shelialah Pereira, MSc. PT

Registered Physiotherapist


Graduated From: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (India): Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Master of Science in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (Physical Therapy)

Years of experience: 10 years in Physiotherapy

Professional Development/Training: NDT certification, Bobath Approach, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Concussion Management, Acupuncture, EKSO, Myndmove, Keeogo, PoNS

Fun activities: Baking, guitar, reading, spending time with family

Meet the Team – Shelialah Pereira

Shelialah Pereira, is a physiotherapist with a special interest in neurological rehabilitation, vestibular rehabilitation and pediatric physiotherapy. She holds a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree, from the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in India. She moved to Canada in 2008, to pursue further education and obtained a Master of Science degree in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (Physical Therapy). Her research examined the factors affecting discharge to community after stroke rehabilitation in a severe stroke population. She has publications in journals such as Disability and Rehabilitation, Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation and Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Shelialah enjoys working with adults and children, with a variety of injuries such as stroke, multiple sclerosis, brain injury, spinal cord injury, chronic pain, complex trauma and vestibular dysfunction. Her post-graduate training includes courses in the Bobath Approach, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Neuroanatomical Acupuncture and Concussion management, EKSO™ and MyndMove therapy. She also holds a post graduate certification in Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT).


Alysia Patience from NeuPhysio.

Alysia Patience, MPT

Registered Physiotherapist


Graduated From: University of Western Ontario: Master of Physiotherapy, MPT

Years of experience: 10 years in Physiotherapy

Professional Development/Training: NDT Certificate Course, Concussion Management, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Acupuncture, Keeogo, MyndMove, PoNS, various orthopedic courses

Fun activities: Playing board games and card games, baking, working out, tennis, spending time with my family (husband, 2 kids, 2 giant dogs)

Alysia Patience is a registered physiotherapist with special interest in concussion management and neurological rehabilitation. She is a member in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. Alysia holds an Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences degree and a Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of Western Ontario. Alysia has experience working with clients with a variety of neurological and vestibular disorders, including concussions, and orthopedic, post-operative, traumatic and motor vehicle accident injuries.  Alysia has taken post-graduate courses in concussion management, NDT certificate course, neuro-anatomical acupuncture, vestibular rehabilitation, MyndMove therapy, Keeogo, PoNS therapy, and a variety of manual therapy techniques. Additionally, Alysia teaches as a clinical associate lecturer at Western University for the School of Physical Therapy and is a physiotherapist with Team Canada’s Wheelchair Curling.


Tyler Hastings from NeuPhysio.

Tyler Hastings, MSc. PT

Registered Physiotherapist


Graduated From: McMaster University: Master of Physiotherapy

Years of experience: 1 year

Professional Development/Training: Vestibular (Level 1), Concussion Management (Level 1), Pain Truth Course

Fun activities: Sports including lacrosse/football, camping, hiking, reading books about history/ancient civilizations


Mairi Greig MSc. PT

Physiotherapy Resident


Graduated From: University of Western Ontario: Master of Physiotherapy, MPT. York University: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Honours in Dance

Years of experience: New graduate

Professional Development/Training: Pilates Process certified instructor mat/cadillac/reformer

Fun activities: Gardening, sewing, cycling, cross country skiing, pilates/yoga, any outdoor activity

Mairi Greig is a physiotherapy resident with a keen interest in neurological rehabilitation. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from York University as well as a Master of Physiotherapy from the University of Western Ontario. She is excited to begin taking post-graduate courses to further her foundational education. Mairi comes to physiotherapy after a rich career as a contemporary dancer, working with Toronto Dance Theatre, Peggy Baker Dance Projects, the Danny Grossman Dance Company and Bill Coleman Dance, to name a few. She is a Pilates Process certified instructor in mat, Cadillac and Reformer pilates. She is an avid sewer of fine garments, gardener of edible and ornamental delights and enthusiastic participant in many outdoor activities, no matter the weather.


Mariam Said, MPT

Physiotherapy Resident


Graduated From: University of Western Ontario: Master of Physiotherapy, MPT

Years of experience: New graduate

Fun activities: Reading, baking, working out, spending time with friends and family

Mariam Said is a physiotherapy resident with a special interest in neurological rehabilitation. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours Specialization in Kinesiology and a Master of Physical Therapy both from Western University. Through her university experience, Mariam has been exposed to a diverse population of clients with various neurological and orthopedic conditions. She believes in the importance of functional activities to work to achieve a client’s goals. Mariam grew up in London and is excited to be able to give back to her community!


Ahnaf Ullah from NeuPhysio.

Ahnaf Ullah

Rehabilitation Therapist (RT)


Graduated From: University of Western Ontario: BSc. Honours Specialization in Kinesiology

Years of experience: 7 years

Professional Development/Training: NDT Introductory Workshop, Athletic Taping, Concussion Management Workshop – Level 1, Managing Dizziness in Post-Concussion Syndrome, Introduction to Vestibular Rehabilitation, Introduction to BPPV, Gait Biomechanics, Orthotic Assessment and Manufacturing Workshop, Keeogo Certification, PoNS certification

Fun Activities: Basketball, working out, tennis, hiking, kayaking, cooking


Tanya Hulst

Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA)


Graduated From: TriOS College: Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Assistant (PTA/OTA) program

Years of experience: 3 years

Professional Development/Training: Shockwave Training, PoNS, Concussion Management Workshop – Level 1

Fun Activities: Biking, volleyball, yoga, spending time with family

Tanya is a Physiotherapy Assistant who graduated from the Physiotherapy/Occupational Therapy Assistant Program with distinction from triOS College. Her interest in neurological rehabilitation and understanding of how the body functions fueled her desire to pursue a career in the physiotherapy industry. She has a passion for helping people reach their goals and achieve a higher quality of life. In her free time, she enjoys biking, volleyball, yoga and spending time with her family. Tanya is thrilled to be part of the Neuphysio team where she can expand her knowledge in neurological rehabilitation and aid people in improving their well-being.


Cloe Seliga from NeuPhysio.

Cloe Seliga

Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA)


Graduated From: Georgian College: Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Assistant (PTA/OTA) Program

Years of experience: 2 years

Fun Activities: Hiking, exercising, baking pastries, spending time with friends and family


Holly Doneff from NeuPhysio.

Holly Doneff

Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA)


Graduated From: Guelph University: BSc. Honours in Neuroscience

Years of experience: 1 year

Fun Activities: Soccer, hiking, spending time with friends and family


Victoria Natu-el

Personal Trainer, Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA)


Graduated From: Velez College (Philippines): BSc. Physical Therapy

Years of experience: New graduate

Professional Development/Training: Concussion Management Workshop – Level 1, Healthcare Administration Management

Fun Activities: Going to gym, swimming, hiking, waterfall cliff jumping


Kristen Bisschop

Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA)


Graduated From: Marian University: BSc in Exercise and Sport Science (Kinesiology)

Years of experience: New graduate

Fun Activities: Playing hockey, shopping, watching movies, spending time with friends and family


Emily McLachlan from NeuPhysio.

Emily McLachlan

Registered Kinesiologist (R. Kin)


Graduated From: University of Western Ontario: B.A. Honours Specialization in Kinesiology

Years of experience: 4 years

Fun Activities: Reading, hiking, camping

Emily graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Honors Specialization in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario. She also holds a certification as a Registered Kinesioloist with the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario. Emily’s passion for rehabilitation therapy stems from personal experience and through seeing the positive impact it results in for her clients.
Throughout her time in university, Emily was exposed to a wide variety of populations in a number of different settings, including hospital, aquatic, client homes, and gyms. Emily has worked in the field of rehabilitation for multiple years, exposing herself to a wide diversity of clients. She has experience supporting cardiac patients, and individuals with orthopedic or spinal cord injuries. Emily has assisted clients improve their independence and therefore their quality of life through the use of exercise therapy and rehabilitation.
Emily’s experience working as part of a multidisciplinary team has helped her develop strong communication and conflict resolution skills to ensure that the client’s needs are met. She seeks to build a therapeutic relationship with her clients, therefore providing personalized rehabilitation services.
Emily enjoys living an active lifestyle, spending time outdoors camping and hiking, helping her family on their farm, and spending time with her friends.

Kathy Ens from NeuPhysio.

Kathy Ens

Administration


Graduated from: University of Western Ontario, Fanshawe College

Years of Experience: 21 years as an administrator

Fun Activities: Hiking, golf, camping, board games


Sharon Goodwin from NeuPhysio.

Sharon Goodwin

Administration


Years of Experience: 21 years as an administrator

Fun Activities: Reading, watching TV drama series, spending time with family and friends


Janice Ditner from NeuPhysio.

Janice Ditner

Administration


Years of Experience: 9 years as an administrator

Fun Activities: Yoga, meditation, gardening, walking my dog


Katelyn Abbot form NeuPhysio.

Katelyn Abbott

Administration


Graduated from: Trios College

Years of Experience: 2 years as an administrator

Fun Activities: Walking trails with family, fishing, camping with family