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Our St. Albert clinic was established more than 30 years ago and offers a variety of specialty services from some of the best clinicians in St. Albert. Services include physiotherapy, massage therapy, acupuncture, and ultrasound-guided regenerative medicine. Let us help you on your journey. Come join 40,000 patients and counting since 1999.


Dawn Payne

PT, BScPT, CGIMS, (Senior Physiotherapist)

Dawn graduated from the University of Alberta in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. In 2002, Dawn became one of the business partners of CSA Physiotherapy Grandin Plaza and assumed management at this location in St. Albert while continuing her successful physiotherapy work with clients.

Dawn has a special interest in treating complex spinal conditions, athletic injuries and persistent pain conditions and injuries. She also has extensive education in manual therapy and GunnIMS. Dawn has been involved in the treatment of many athletes at both recreational and international levels including athletes involved in triathlon, running, cycling, martial arts and equestrian.

Designations: Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (1995), Certified Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (Instructor), Honorary Fellow Institute for the Study and Treatment of Pain, Injury Management Consultant for Alberta Auto Injury Program, Registered Member of IMS Needling Roster.

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Mary Bazzarelli

PT, BScPT (Physiotherapist)

Mary graduated form the University of Alberta in 1994. Since that time, she continued her postgraduate education and became a certified McKenzie therapist in 2007.

 The McKenzie Method of assessment and treatment is a specialized method to diagnose and treat chronic and acute injuries to the spine as well as the extremities. This method of treatment helps the patient understand their injury and how they can effectively help themselves in their recovery from pain or injury.

Mary earned her certificate of Functional Dry Needling through Kineticore in 2016 which she has integrated into her practice with great results. She has experience working with Rugby and Soccer teams. Mary is familiar with injuries that occur from the recreational to the elite athlete and treats young children up to the masters level players.

Designations: Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (1994), Certified McKenzie therapist.

Jenna Lewis

PT, MPT, B.Kin, CAFCI (Physiotherapist)

Jenna’s background as a Kinesiologist prior to becoming a Physiotherapist has provided a strong foundation for the treatment and management of injuries. Whether she is treating acute or chronic injuries as a result of sports, active lifestyle, repetitive work behaviors, motor vehicle accidents or other disease conditions, she integrates her exercise based background into the treatment plan.

Jenna has a particular interest and experience in treating all types and levels of athletes. She has worked with various sports teams in Manitoba and Alberta including hockey, track and field, basketball, football, volleyball and soccer. She also has specialized training in women’s and men’s incontinence conditions and enjoys helping this group of people return to comfortable daily living.

Designations: Master of Science in Physical Therapy (2012), Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology – Athletic Therapy (2009), Completed Acupuncture Certification with the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute and is on the Acupuncture Needling Roster.

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Stephanie Dumont

PT, BScPT, BSc.Kin, CAFCI (Physiotherapist)

Stephanie has been working as a sports physiotherapist since 1995. She is a Level 4   orthopedic manual therapist and is certified to practice acupuncture. During her career, she has had the opportunity to work with Olympic athletes, NHL and CFL athletes, and was the physiotherapist for the 2010 Southern Alberta Freestyle Skiing and Aerials Olympic Team Development.

As an avid marathon runner and Ironman triathlete, she has a special interest in treating running and triathlon related injuries. Her extensive experience enables her to modify any athlete’s training schedule to work around their injury and ensure that crucial fitness is not compromised. As the mother of a competitive swimmer and hockey player, Stephanie also enjoys working with young athletes from all sports backgrounds. She is interested in the prevention of youth sports injuries and will design specialized home and gym programs tailored to each athlete’s unique needs to maximize performance.

Designations: Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (1991), Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (1995), Level 4 Canadian Physiotherapy Association of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, Completed Acupuncture Certification with the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute and is on the Acupuncture Needling Roster.

Lynne Wong

PT, MClScMT, MScPT, BscKin, FCAMPT (Physiotherapist)

Lynne is passionate about learning and has done so by being active in post-graduate continuing education. She has completed her Master of Science in Physical Therapy and Bachelors of Kinesiology from the University of Alberta and she has completed a Master of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy from Western University.

Lynne strives to make your rehabilitation a great learning experience. Part of that experience includes education so you can expect to learn a lot about the anatomy of your body and how it integrates with the way the body functions. Throughout the course of your treatment, you will be able to integrate this knowledge by learning how you can help your body over the course of your treatment and to prevent or slow down future injury.

Since her training is rooted in manual therapy, you can expect your treatment sessions to have a hands-on component followed by exercise. She strongly encourages her clients to follow the exercise recommendations she provides as it helps to improve the effectiveness of the hands-on treatment.

seal-lynneLynne also has a special interest in treating concussions, dizziness and vertigo.

Designations:  Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology (2010), Master of Science in Physical Therapy (2012), Master of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy (2016), Fellow in the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT), Spinal Manipulation Roster

 

Venkat Pothula

PT, MPT (Physiotherapist)

Venkat completed his Master of Physiotherapy with a special interest in orthopedics in 2006. As a physiotherapist for over a decade, Venkat has continued his passion for learning and has completed certifications in Acupuncture as well as spinal and peripheral manipulation.

His dedication combined with these skills ensures he provides a high standard of care. His professional interests include treating spinal conditions (neck and back) as well as shoulder and knee injuries.

Personally, he enjoys running, working out at the gym and playing badminton. 

Designations: Master of Science in Physical Therapy (2006), Spinal Manipulation Roster, Acupuncture Needling Roster

Zackary Yaremko

PT, MPT, BScKin (Physiotherapist)

Zackary received a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with distinction from the University of Alberta in 2015. Upon completion, he immediately pursued a Master of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta.

Zack has been skating since he was 3 and downhill skiing since he was 5. Sports have been a huge part of his entire life and continues to shape who he is as a person. He’s been involved competitively in hockey, basketball, rugby, volleyball, soccer, track & field and cross country running.

He finds any type of physical activity or sport enjoyable which is why he pursued the study of the human body through post-secondary education. With his education in anatomy, biomechanics, human physiology, body composition and rehabilitation science, he can help you achieve your goals in getting you back to a healthy active lifestyle. Movement is the foundation of everything you do, and Zack believes this is essential in allowing you to do the things you love.

Zack values a holistic approach to treatment and focuses on education, manual therapy, modalities and therapeutic exercise to help you feel better and move more. Whether you are an athlete, weekend warrior, hard worker, growing kid or older adult, he wants to get you back living and enjoying life without any aches or pains.

Designations: Master of Science in Physical Therapy, Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with Distinction

Dr. Stephanie Imeson

DC, BSc. (Chiropractor)

Dr. Stephanie Imeson graduated from the University of Alberta in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology. She then moved to Toronto to pursue her Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Since then, she has been actively practicing in Edmonton.

Dr. Stephanie sees patient’s of all ages and has a special interest in the treatment of runners. Being a runner herself, she is well versed in the injuries and ailments that befall long distance runners and athletes. Dr. Stephanie also has a particular interest in the fields of systemic disease and regenerative medicine.

Designations: Bachelor of Science 2012, Doctor of Chiropractic, 2016, Webster Technique, Fascial Distortion Model, Activator Technique

Dr. Lloyd Tapper

NP, BScN, MN, PHD, ACCN (Nurse Practitioner)

Dr. Tapper is a PhD – prepared health care clinician with over 10 years of experience working in emergency, urgent care and family practice.  He has significant experience in chronic pain management.

Dr. Tapper’s special interests include the use of ultrasound guided prolotherapy and platelet rich plasma (PRP) to restore and repair joint, ligament and tendon injuries. He works in close conjunction with other medical practitioners including doctors, specialists and the physiotherapists at CSA.

Designations: Diploma of Registered Nursing (1997), Bachelor of Science in Nursing (1999), Certification in Acute Care and Emergency (2001), Master’s of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner), (2005), Doctorate of Nursing (2013), National US Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner (2016), Licensed to practice in Alberta as a Family Nurse Practitioner (2005-2016).

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Ruslan Zaynullin

RMT, (Massage Therapist)

Ruslan was born and raised in Russia. Since he was twelve years old, he has studied Martial Arts. He started in Judo and is now focusing on boxing and mixed martial arts.

He’s always been fascinated by the anatomy and physiology of human body. He studied Psychology, Philosophy and Anatomy in Russia where he worked as Psychologist and Yoga Teacher. He has now taken that passion for the body and mind to apply in his work as a Massage Therapist.

Ruslan has a special interest in treating MVA related injuries, whiplash, frozen shoulder, and sport related injuries. His relaxation techniques also help to significantly reduce psychological stress. He enjoys working as a team in collaboration with the Physiotherapists to further enhance the patient experience and positive response to treatment.  

Designations: 3000 hours Massage Therapy Certificate, 3000 hour Advanced Clinical Massage Therapy program at Makami College (Graduated May, 2017) , Member of CRMTA , ACP registered EMR.

Joy Sarazen

RMT (Massage Therapist)

Joy was born and raised in Montreal. She joined the military at 18, did 2 tours overseas and then moved to Edmonton in 2005. She retired from the military in November 2007 and went back to school to become a massage therapist. She attended Makami college where she completed her 3000 hr program.

Joy provides Therapeutic Massage which usually combines relaxation techniques and deep tissue, including trigger point therapy and myofascial release techniques. Joy enjoys being challenged, in particular treating clients after an MVA or for a chronic injury. She loves figuring out how to provide the most relief possible for any given injury.

Designations: 3000 hours Massage Therapy Certificate, 3000 hour Advanced Clinical Massage Therapy program at Makami College (Graduated 2011), Member of the Natural Health Practitioners of Canada



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South Edmonton

10947 – 23 Avenue
Edmonton , AB
T6J 7B9

Tel: 780-988-5803
Fax: 780-988-5804

Email: info@csaphysio.ca

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Grandin Plaza

#508 Grandin Park Plaza
22 Sir Winston Churchill Avenue
St. Albert, AB
T8N 1B4

Tel: 780-458-0255
Fax: 780-460-9796

Email: csagrandin@shaw.ca

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51st Avenue

10393-51 Avenue
Edmonton, AB
T6H 0K4

Tel: 780-989-9789
Fax: 780-989-9788

Email: info51@csaphysio.ca

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