THE VANTAGE TEAM
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Clinic Owner & Physiotherapist
Kenda opened Vantage Physiotherapy Clinic Ltd. in 2015 with the goal of providing the Town of Ponoka, and surrounding area, with an option for a multi-disciplinary rehabilitation clinic. She has experience treating a broad range of clients, and her passion for physiotherapy has lead to a life-long commitment to ongoing education and client centred care.
Clinic Manager & Kinesiologist
Ashley started with Vantage in the fall of 2020 as a kinesiology student, while she completed her in-person practicum placement. She then graduated with a Bachelor of Kinesiology in Health and Fitness from the University of Alberta in 2021. Prior to her Bachelor, she completed a Diploma in Health and Health Promotions through Red Deer College in 2018.
Ashley is also trained in k-taping, helps as a physio aide, and is the manager of our clinic
Ashley graduated from Alberta College of Massage Therapy with her Massage Therapy Diploma in June 2020, after a career change from construction sales. Previously, she attended RDC for Visual Arts, and completed her Bachelor's of Industrial Design at Emily Carr University in 2011.
Denise graduated with a Certificate of Massage Therapy from the Alberta Institute of Massage in 2001. She upgraded her education to a Massage Therapy Diploma in 2007. Denise started her education in anatomy and physiology in 1998 at the Bel Rea Institute of Animal Health Technology.
Shannon graduated from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy with her 2200hr in February of 2020, after a career change from Environmental Services. She currently offers therapeutic massage with modalities which include cupping, Graston Technique® and foot reflexology.
Paul has a special interest and experience working with concussions and vestibular conditions as well as sports injuries and rehabilitation. He looks forward to delivering quality client centered care to his home community and furthering his education.
Sarah Joined the Vantage team in October of 2023. She is trained in many massage techniques such as: relaxation, therapeutic, craniosacral 1, Indian foot massage, cupping, sports massage, and pre-natal massage.
Tiju John Sam
Tiju gained his Bachelor’s in Physiotherapy from Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India in 2001. He joined Mediclinic Welcare hospital in 2003 and worked with the Mediclinic group in different facilities in Dubai since.