3500 Fallowfield Rd., Unit 1C, K2J 4A7 Nepean
Walid Abd Alghani Bsc., PT.
Registered Physiotherapist/Clinical Director
Walid graduated with a Bachelor of Physical Therapy in 1996. He has since worked in a variety of settings including hospital, athletic teams and private practice. Walid has his Level 1 and level 2 Acupuncture certification through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. Other post graduate training includes manual therapy, Mulligan techniques, post MVA rehabilitation, soft tissue techniques, spinal stabilization, and sports injury rehabilitation. In his 20 years of practice as a physiotherapist, Walid has gained extensive experience in treating and managing a variety of conditions such as sports and work related injuries, chronic back and neck pain as well as treating pediatric and neurological patients.
Dr. David Simon, MD, MHA, FRCSC, Dip. Sport Med.
Dr. David Simon is an orthopaedic surgeon based in Ottawa, Canada. He has subspecialty fellowship training in Sports Medicine and Upper Extremity Surgery with special emphasis on surgical techniques employing minimally invasive arthroscopic approaches to joint preservation. He also has a special interest in employing biological methods of treating musculoskeletal pathology including platelet rich plasma and emerging stem cell therapies, which he performs in the Greenbelt Family Health Team’s procedure room. He treats sports-related and degenerative disorders of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, and ankle. Dr. Simon completed his medical and surgical training at leading Canadian universities and also possesses a Master of Health Administration degree from the prestigious Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa. He has received recognition for teaching and clinical research efforts and enjoys volunteering in developing parts of the world teaching surgical principles and pursuing humanitarian goals. Dr. Simon is actively involved in providing team physician coverage for Canadian national teams in various sports and for international competitions as well as world championships. His ultimate professional goal is to support Canadian athletes at the Olympic Games. He is an active member of several professional societies including the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine.Away from work, Dr. Simon draws his inspiration from his beautiful wife and children. Together they all enjoy lazy afternoons at the park with their Labrador retriever, indulging in all things chocolate and exploring interesting parts of the world. An athlete himself, he trains and competes in the emerging sport of CrossFit, which combines elements of Olympic weightlifting, gymnastics and high intensity metabolic conditioning.
Fiona Wilson, MSc. PT
An Ottawa native, Fiona graduated from McMaster University with a Masters in Physiotherapy. She is focused on returning her clients to work, sport or the activities they love to do. In her spare time, she enjoys playing a variety of sports, travelling and hiking.
Natasha Kolupanowicz, BSC. KIN
Natasha graduated from Lakehead University in 2005 with honours. She has worked in many different clinical settings including hospitals, private clinics and with sports teams. In her off time, Natasha enjoys running, golfing, and spending time with her dog.