OUR ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM
Jessica is the Clinic Manager and is dedicated to ensuring everything at the clinic runs smoothly. She is very knowledgeable in billing WCB and MVA. She is happy to answer any questions you may have to help make your experience pleasant. She also looks after, coordinates, manages and leads a team providing all aspects of booking, billing, and assisting patients.
She finds it especially rewarding to work with people. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, camping and doing archery.
Patient care coordinator
Ashlee is the newest member of the team and is eager to answer questions and book appointments. Her favorite part of working the front desk is connecting with patients and helping to understand everyone’s individual needs! In Ashlee’s free time she joins her friends on the pitch for a game of rugby and enjoys hiking with her dogs!
Jacky is an Administrative Assistant with Radiant Physiotherapy. She is very energetic and loves dealing with people.
She enjoys helping people and has a strong passion for health and wellness. She assists with both the therapist and patient and lends a helping hand whenever needed. In her free time, she enjoys spending it with her family and friends. She also enjoys going to the gym.
BScPT, CAFCI, FDN
Maria is a physiotherapist and proud owner of Radiant Physiotherapy. She has been practicing physiotherapy since 2006. Since graduating she has done many post-grad courses and is certified in Medical Acupuncture (CAFCI) as well as dry needling (IMS). She has also completed many courses in Vestibular rehab and pelvic floor physiotherapy. She has a strong passion for helping people get better and recover from pain. She is keen on treating Chronic pain, back pain, neck pain and Vestibular dysfunctions. She especially likes treating Migraines and cervicogenic dizziness. Her passion is to help people achieve their goals to reaching full recovery and be pain free. Outside the clinic, she is a proud mother and loves to spend time with her kids and husband. She also enjoys hiking, running and painting as well as traveling with family.
Ashley Smith graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor in Kinesiology (Honours) from Memorial University of Newfoundland. She then completed her Masters of Science in Physiotherapy at Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia in 2012. Ashley has lived and practiced in Calgary since graduating. She has a special interest in Neurological conditions, concussion management, vestibular rehabilitation as well as musculoskeletal injuries. She has completed various courses in functional dry needling, concussion and vestibular therapy. Continuing education and lifelong learning are goals that Ashley strives to achieve. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys reading, hiking, spending time with her family and enjoying the mountain air whenever possible
MScPT, BSc, FDN
Chelsey graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 2007 with her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy with distinction. Before joining the Radiant Physiotherapy team, she worked in a variety of private practice physiotherapy clinics in Ontario, Saskatchewan, British Columbia and Alberta. Chelsey has completed several post-graduate manual therapy courses and is certified in medical acupuncture (CAFCI), intramuscular stimulation (Gunn IMS) and active release techniques (ART). She enjoys working with a variety of patient populations and conditions, and believes in working with her patients to come up with a treatment plan to meet their specific needs and goals, whether it be running a marathon or walking a block pain-free. Chelsey believes in taking a well-rounded approach towards treatment, incorporating manual therapy techniques, patient education, exercise prescription, and therapeutic modalities such as medical acupuncture and/or IMS. Outside of the clinic, Chelsey enjoys going to the gym, travelling, getting outdoors and spending time with friends and family.
Certified pelvic floor physiotherapist, BPT, FDN
Anant has over 6 years of work experience as a registered physiotherapist in Ontario and Alberta. She has experience in treating all ages and fitness levels. Anant is certified in Mulligan's concept of Manual therapy, Neurodevelopmental Techniques, K-tape pro, Functional Dry Needling (IMS) and Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy. She has recently developed more clinical interest in women's health.
Anant believes in adding value to each treatment session by using creative and individually tailored care plan to aide patients in their recovery. She is fluent in four languages. Anant loves her work. She is energetic and loves helping people through their recovery.
In her spare time Anant loves to read, paint, go swimming, travel and spend time with her family.
MPT, DYT, FDN
Bijish completed his Bachelor of physiotherapy in 2004 and obtained his master of physiotherapy degree in 2006. During his 10+ years of experience, he had the privilege of treating patients of all ages and backgrounds in various multidisciplinary settings.
Bijish has experience working with a wide variety of musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. His assessments focus on targeting the root cause of injury to rehabilitate and prevent future injuries. He uses a hands-on manual therapy based approach with appropriate exercise prescription and electrotherapy to aid treatment. Bijish also has a background in sports physiotherapy. He worked as a team physiotherapist for the Ajman (UAE) volleyball team. Additionally, Bijish obtained his certification in Functional Dry Needling, Kinesio Taping, Acupuncture level 1, Modern Manual Therapy, Movement and Movement Disorders, International Team Physician course, Peripheral Manipulative Therapy and Clinical Neuro Dynamics. Outside of physiotherapy rehab he loves to spend time with his family.
OUR MASSAGE TEAM
MScPT, BKin, FDN
Jessica obtained her Bachelor in Kinesiology with distinction from the University of Calgary in 2016. She soon followed that up with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta in 2019.
Jessica values taking the time to understand each individual’s story. She believes this approach allows her to offer patient centered care, tailored to your specific goals. If you spend a few sessions with Jessica, some expressions may begin to sound familiar, such as “Motion is Lotion”. Jessica enjoys working with a diverse demographic and has gained an interest in sport rehab and recovery.
Outside the clinic, Jessica has been on countless adventures around the globe, feeding her passion for photography. She’s a strong believer in continuous learning and improvement, and that physical well-being is the foundation of quality of life. As a former competitive swimmer, Jessica has expanded her interests to hiking, biking, and water sports.
Maria Fernanda Martinez Medina
Registered Massage Therapist
Maria is an attentive and charismatic therapist who strives to accelerate her clients towards better health; Her goal is to educate and provide each individual with a treatment plan suited for their specific needs and concerns. not only by reaching their wellness and pain management goals but to eliminate them entirely. She pleasantly assesses the root of the problem by systematically using her knowledge practices and through her in-depth experience with case studies of all varieties. She utilizes a mixture of relaxation and therapeutic techniques during her treatments. These include deep tissue, myofascial release techniques, trigger point therapy, hydrotherapy, Hot Stones, Cupping Therapy etc. graduated from Makami College in 2016 in the 3,000 hour Massage Therapy program. plans on taking extra courses to expand his knowledge.
Aniya is our registered Acupuncturist at Radiant Physiotherapy, holding Diplomas in Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture along with Diplomas in Massage Therapy and Reflexology from Calgary's Mount Royal University.
Aniya has also had the opportunity to study Auricular Medicine under honourable Dr. Lichun Huang, the world's number one expert in the field of Auricular Medicine as well as the use of ear acupuncture to combat stress and addictions (known as the NADA protocol).
Pursuing her academic studies and traveling worldwide, Aniya has gained a deep understanding of how complementary health modalities, when used conjunctively, can bring on healing on many different levels- encompassing the physical, spiritual and emotional states of being.
Aniya's practice embraces the treatment of many acute, chronic and degenerative conditions with special interest in stress management, painful conditions, headaches/migraines, skin issues, digestive ailments and women's health