Physiotherapy in Richmond Hill
Gemini Health Group is a modern clinic focused on providing our patients with the best available research-based, hands-on Physiotherapy in Richmond Hill. We offer physiotherapy services to develop, promote, maintain and restore the functional abilities and movement of people of all ages.
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Registered physiotherapists in Richmond Hill
We use the most impactful manual therapy techniques available including joint mobilization/manipulation, soft tissue release, trigger point releasing and PNF. We emphasize the importance of exercise and education on recovery, but we do not waste precious therapeutic time on just exercising during the session albeit reviewing the exercise is an important aspect of the treatment.
All our physiotherapy services are focused on maximizing the quality of your life and enabling you to get back to your pre-injury function and performance levels. Our experienced physiotherapists help you restore function and just as importantly they give you the tools to prevent musculoskeletal pain in the future. Our physiotherapists stress your quick and safe return to your favorite activities enabling you to enjoy your life again.
At Gemini Health Group, we’re focused on offering superior physiotherapy services for all our customers in Richmond Hill and all of York Region. All our physiotherapists are registered physiotherapists with several years of experience treating problems such as back and neck pain, shoulder, elbow and wrist/hand pain as well as hip, knee and ankle/foot pain. We achieve excellent results treating the most nagging conditions that other therapists can’t like tennis and golfer’s elbow, plantar fasciitis, carpal tunnel, TMJ pain, sciatica, headaches/migraines and many more.
We pride ourselves on having some of the best physiotherapists in Richmond Hill, who provide treatment for all types of orthopedic injuries and conditions using a multitude of hands-on therapy techniques, exercise prescription, pain-relieving modalities and education. We are experts in diagnosing the source of your pain, treating your pain, and most importantly teaching you how to prevent it from coming back. All our physiotherapists have years of experience under their belts and have engaged in numerous training and postgraduate courses. We are continually innovating and finding new ways to treat you better.
In our clinic, we practice evidence-based physiotherapy, chiropractic and massage therapy. We believe that combining the benefits of all these disciplines achieves the most impactful results. We use acupuncture and personal training as helpful tools in achieving the results that our patients look for.
Why choose Gemini Health Group's registered physiotherapists?
We have experienced physiotherapists who are committed and dedicated to providing our clients with outstanding clinical treatment and unmatched customer service. We take pride in our ability to treat conditions successfully that other clinics cannot. To stay up to date with the changes and progress in the healthcare field, every member of our team regularly participates in continuous education courses. Our clinical leader, Alex Gurba, is a former instructor at the University of Toronto medical school and currently runs courses and seminars for physicians, physiotherapists and chiropractors.
Our physiotherapists, chiropractors and registered massage therapists are committed to finding the root cause of your pain. We strive to keep your visits to the clinic to a minimum where possible while maximizing the tools that we give you to manage your pain and maximize your performance at home. This reduces the risk of setbacks and re-injury.
When you visit our office, you will benefit from a one-on-one session with one of our physiotherapists in Richmond Hill. We do not use support staff such as kinesiologists or physiotherapy assistants during your treatment in the clinic. You will enjoy a 30-45-60 minute private sessions with one of our physiotherapists or chiropractor that will maximize your benefits. Our primary goal is to get you to your goals with outstanding therapeutic care in the shortest amount of time possible, without lengthy treatment plans.
At Gemini Health Group, you’ll benefit from first-class hands-on care. We’ll guide you step-by-step on your way to relief of any type of acute or chronic pain you might be going through.
What conditions do we treat at our physiotherapy clinic in Richmond Hill?
Gemini Health Group physiotherapists and chiropractor have helped thousands of people over the years. We have helped all kinds of people from elite athletes, sedentary retirees, average office workers and everyone in between including many family doctors. We welcome all individuals into our clinic. If you feel aches or pains, muscle tension, numbness or tingling, dizziness or just want to get back to the activities you used to enjoy, we are the place for you!
At Gemini Health Group, we can treat a wide range musculoskeletal conditions, including:
✅ Back pain
✅ Neck pain
✅ Herniated disks
✅ Sports injuries
✅ Knee injuries
✅ TMJ disorders
✅ Degenerative disk disease
✅ Tennis elbow
✅ Frozen shoulder
✅ Achilles tendonitis
✅ Rotator cuff injuries
✅ Nerve irritations
✅ Postural dysfunctions
✅ And many more
Even if your condition is not on the list above rest assured that we will be able to help one way or another. Our honest, no-pressure advice will guide you in the right direction, if we can’t help you, we will guide to someone who can.
What about unsuccessful experiences in the past?
If you’ve gone through unsuccessful physiotherapy in the past, you you’re not alone. We know exactly how you feel because we have been there ourselves. Not all physiotherapy is equal. As athletes ourselves we have gone through physiotherapy for our own injuries in the past and have seen how different the experience can be. What sets us apart from other clinics is the fact that we emphasize your knowledge on what is happening and where your pain is coming from. We believe that when you know more about your body and the source of your pain, you can help speed the recovery process up and prevent re-injury. This is the basic principle that Gemini Health Group was founded on.
We offer direct billing
All our services, including Physiotherapy in Richmond Hill, qualify for direct billing. If you are insured by one of the major and many of the minor insurance companies in Ontario, we’ll bill your insurance company directly, so you don’t have to deal with any paperwork or pay us.
Contact us now to book a reservation and begin your journey towards long-term healing and success.
Our Registered Physiotherapists
Sharon is a passionate and caring physiotherapist and believes in holistic approach to health care. After completing her Doctor of Physiotherapy degree from University of Melbourne in Australia with a background of Bachelor of Science degree from UBC, she has worked with clients from all age groups to assist with their rehabilitation regarding their sporting, work and day-to-day activities in variety of health care settings ranging from private physiotherapy clinics, hospitals and community care. She has also gained clinical teaching and research experience in the field from her role as an Associate Professor in Shanghai University of Sports.
Her passion is to help people through empowering them with the knowledge that will improve quality of life and help them in achieving their personal goals. Sharon utilises skills in manual therapy, acupuncture, manipulations, exercise prescription, and education to assist in achieving this.
Sharon is bilingual in English and Chinese. Aside from physiotherapy, she enjoys being active and loves music. You can find her in the gym or outdoors in her spare time
Kan completed an Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology degree from the University of Toronto. He then proceeded to obtain his Master's degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Birmingham in the U.K. After graduating, Kan worked in England in areas of orthopedics and geriatric rehabilitation before deciding to come back to Canada.
Kan believes in a holistic approach when it comes to treating his patients. His philosophy involves an active rehabilitation approach which he believes is key to recovery. His practice focuses on evidence-based practice, which includes manual therapy, individualized exercise prescription, and patient education as his main driver for optimal patient recovery.
Kan is a strong believer in education. He plans to further his knowledge and skills through additional courses in manual therapy in the future. During his spare time, Kan enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and playing basketball.
Our Injury Prevention Team
Gianluca Bruno-Bossio, BSC KIN
KINESIOLOGIST / CERTIFIED STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING TRAINER
My name is Gianluca Bruno-Bossio and I am a graduate from both Humber college and Guelph-Humber University. During my time in post-secondary school, I received a Diploma in Recreation & Services and Fitness & Health Promotions along with graduating with honours in the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology program at the University of Guelph-Humber.
Growing up I always had a passion for sports mainly basketball and soccer however, it was not until 2016 when fitness and health started to become a new passion of mine. I made the decision to return to school in 2017 two years removed from completing my first diploma program. What sparked my interest to return was my new curiosity and love for fitness and health which would in turn become a passion for the science and theory behind everything fitness and health related. During my four-year return to education, I obtained a diploma, a degree along with certifications in both personal training and group training along with valuable experience working with athletes across many internships. The most important thing I learned over this time however is I want to stay in the fitness and health world and help other individuals reach their goals.
Francis Ganab BSC KIN
KINESIOLOGIST / CERTIFIED STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING TRAINER
Francis has a degree in Kinesiology from York University and is passionate about fitness, training and nutrition. Francis loves basketball and will help all athletes and aspiring athletes take their strength and fitness to the next level.
Physiotherapy Assistant, Certified Strength and Conditioning Trainer
I am passionate about living a healthy active lifestyle. I have always enjoyed competitive sports. I completed my high school education at Bill Crothers Secondary School where I declared my sport as a competitive hockey player for 10 years and where I took part in the equestrian team through the school for 3 years. I then went to Brock University for two years where I took Concurrent Education, which led to working for the French school board as a full time Kindergarten teacher. Recently I competed in a bodybuilding fitness competition and I currently work as a manager and personal trainer at Anytime Fitness in addition to being enrolled at Seneca College where I am taking Fitness & Health Promotion. I like to surround myself with like minded individuals who have a passion for health and wellness. I want to help others make positive changes in their life, as well as put them in the right direction to achieve their health goals.
Our one of a kind Injury Prevention Program allows you to exercise and train with our Kinesiologists / certified trainers in a fully equipped professional gym under the guidance and supervision of our Physiotherapists and Chiropractor