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South Edmonton

Call Us: 780-988-5803

Our 23rd Ave clinic was established in 1999, and offers a variety physiotherapy, occupational therapy, massage therapy and acupuncture services from some of the best physiotherapists, occupational therapists,  massage therapists, and acupuncturists in Edmonton. Let us help you on your journey. Come join 40,000 patients and counting since 1999.

Jeffrey Begg

PT, FCAMPT, Clinical Specialist (MSK) (Senior Physiotherapist)

In practice since 1997, Jeffrey is Edmonton’s first Clinical Specialist in Musculoskeletal physiotherapy. He is a certified manipulative physiotherapist with an interest in traumatic as well as chronic spinal injuries, hip pain, dizziness/vertigo, arthritis care, and athletic injuries. He has also developed the Seniors Fitness Test, unique to CSA, as a way of helping the over-60 crowd to measure their fitness and find ways to maintain it.

seal-jeff Designations: Clinical Specialist (MSK); Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (with distinction); Fellow, Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy; Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Alberta Dept. of Physical Therapy; Past President of Pain Society of Alberta; Injury Management Consultant, Alberta Auto Injury Program; Registered Member of Spinal Manipulation Roster.

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Andrew Koppejan

PT, GunnIMS, Medical Acupuncture (Physiotherapist)

Andrew helps patients young and old regain pain-free movement and activity. He takes a systems-based approach to addressing painful movement conditions using a combination of techniques including manual therapy, movement pattern retraining and needling techniques such as GunnIMS and acupuncture. Andrew also incorporates mindfulness-based strategies to help those suffering from chronic conditions.

Designations: Master of Science in Physical Therapy, GunnIMS Certified, Certificate in Medical Acupuncture (Dr. Aung), Registered Member of the Dry Needling Roster.

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Lindsay Walker

PT, CGIMS (Physiotherapist)

Lindsay completed her Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy in 2004. In 2010, she received certification for intramuscular stimulation (GunnIMS). GunnIMS is a unique approach to diagnose and treat persistent pain, using a dry needling technique (without injecting a substance) focusing on injured muscles either near the spine, or more peripherally. This technique, along with an interest in other treatment options such as acupuncture, manual therapy, and exercise helps Lindsay treat patients with chronic and stubborn pain. 

Designations: Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Certified Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation, Completed Acupuncture Certification with the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute and is on the Acupuncture Needling Roster

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Jaime Werenka

PT (Physiotherapist)
Jaime provides rehabilitation all forms of orthopedic conditions and works with patients of any age. Her interests extend to working with individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents, those with work injuries, post-surgical patients (joint replacements, shoulder, knee and ankle reconstructions and more) and working with older adults for fall prevention. She will work with you to individualize your treatment so that it is functional and relevant to your condition and goals.
Her treatments will focus on aiding your recovery with therapeutic exercise, hands-on therapy (joint mobilizations, stretching, deep tissue massage) and education. Modalities such as heat, ice, and therapeutic machines (ultrasound, TENS, ect.) may also be included for symptom management. 
Jaime is a graduate of the Master of Science in Physical Therapy program from the University of Alberta. In the future she is interested in pursuing additional education in acupuncture and chronic pain management, and maybe one-day the burgeoning field of animal rehabilitation. 
Jaime is from rural northern Alberta and was an avid hockey, basketball, and volleyball player growing up. Apart from sports, her interests include yoga, traveling and hanging out with her friends, family and adorable dog.  Jaime also speaks basic Spanish.
Desginations: Master of Science in Physical Therapy
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Herbin Samarumaraj

PT (Physiotherapist)

Herbin has been working as a Physiotherapist for more than 14 years, treating a variety of neuro-musculoskeletal conditions. He believes strongly in the importance of providing individualized care for all patients and developing a treatment plans according to each patient’s needs. He uses various therapeutic approaches to treat clients conditions including exercise, hands on treatment and acupuncture when appropriate. He enjoys working with sports injuries and he has a special interest in treating knee and low back conditions.

Designations: Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Masters of Physiotherapy

Kevin Arkko

PT, ACC (Physiotherapist)

Kevin graduated from the University of Alberta in 2015 with his Masters of Science in Physical Therapy. He enjoys working with patients of any age and helping them return to their previous level of function. By treating soft-tissue and joint dysfunctions Kevin can help get you moving again and with targeted exercises can help keep you moving.

Whether your goal is simply to return to pain-free movement or burst past a plateau and achieve a higher level of fitness Kevin can help you. After his University football career, Kevin has competed in powerlifting and marathon running and he currently trains in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. In a treatment session with Kevin you can expect hands-on joint work, exercise prescription and acupuncture.

Designations: Masters of Science in Physical Therapy, ACC (Acupuncture Canada Certification)

Darren Sheloff

OT, ART(certified) (Occupational Therapist)

Darren has an interest in hand therapy, including surgical and cumulative trauma conditions.  He provides a wide variety of custom splinting and foot orthotic services.  Darren also provides certified Active Release Technique for musculoskeletal conditions and nerve entrapment syndromes.

Designations: Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, certified ART  provider (Active Release Techniques-whole body).

Nicole Petryliak

RMT (Massage Therapist)

A graduate of Grant MacEwan’s esteemed Massage Therapy program, Nicole is trained and passionate about catalyzing the treatment of pain through massage therapy. She welcomes all ages and physical challenges and fills her treatments with a unique focus that both relaxes and caters to the therapeutic needs of each patient. Nicole’s top interests are athletic, pre and post natal, and chronic pain; though she offers treatment options for all conditions including: Myofascial, Lymphatic Drainage, Parent Guidance/Infant Massage, Joint Mobilization and Pain, and Digestion – while specializing in Deep Tissue and Trigger Point Therapy. Nicole is a member of the Natural Health Practitioners of Canada.

Designations: Therapeutic Massage, Thai Massage 
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Dominic Young

RMT (Massage Therapist)

Dominic received his diploma in massage therapy (with Honours) from the M.H.  Vicars School of Massage Therapy in Calgary in 2014. His massage treatments include a range of techniques from relaxation massage, trigger point treatment, deep tissue massage and remedial exercise.

Dominic’s background is in engineering and biomechanics. His approach to massage therapy is systematic and professional and he is committed to providing effective treatments that meet the goals of his clients. Dominic is a member of the Massage Therapist Association of Alberta.

Designations: Remedial Massage Therapy

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Carey Leal-Janvier

RMT (Massage Therapist)
A graduate of MaKami College 3000 hour Advanced Clinical Massage Therapy Program with honours. Carey is trained in Orthopedic massage and specializes in customizing a treatment plan to help identify the root cause of your condition. With a knowledge of therapeutic massage, Carey will use a variety of techniques to treat chronic conditions or to maintain the muscle balance to create a healthier body. Carey will provide the best results for clients by using some following techniques: Myofascial Release, Orthopedic Massage, Joint Mobilization, Trigger Point Therapy, Deep Tissue, Cyriax Cross Fibre Friction, PNF Stretching.
Carey has worked with athlete’s for 20 years as a figure skating coach and uses her background of personal training to identify imbalances in the body.
Member of Certified Registered Massage Therapist Association

Elmira Olson

B.Sc. R.Ac. (Registered Acupuncturist)

After obtaining an Honours degree in Biology at the University of Saskatchewan, Elmira completed the three year Acupuncture Program at MacEwan University. As an elective part of the program, she travelled to China to complete a one-month internship at the Heze Medical College, receiving further training in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Since earning her acupuncture diploma in 2006, she has completed additional training in prenatal acupuncture, motor point therapy for muscle and joint pain, as well as cosmetic acupuncture. She treats a wide variety of conditions with acupuncture, tailoring treatments to the specific needs of each individual.

Designations: Certified in Traditional Chinese Acupuncture

Contact Us

South Edmonton

10947 – 23 Avenue
Edmonton , AB
T6J 7B9

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


Grandin Plaza

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

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


51st Avenue

10393-51 Avenue
Edmonton, AB
T6H 0K4

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


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