Meet Our Team

Physiotherapists

Kevin Hickey

Qualifications

  • BHScPT – Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy, McMaster University
  • FCAMPT – Fellowship with the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists
  • AFCI – Acupuncture Foundation of Canada
  • Biology-Psychology Major – Trent University

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest

Co-founder of Total Physiotherapy in 1996, Kevin has achieved a wide spectrum of qualifications and experience related to his physiotherapy profession.  He believes in a patient-centred approach, and has developed clinical expertise in orthopaedic differential diagnosis and treatment strategies for complex cases.

Kevin has taken more courses to mention related to orthopaedic and sport rehabilitation.  He obtained Fellowship with the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists (FCAMPT) in 1997, and has been an active member of Sport Physiotherapy Canada since 1992.  He has been a clinical instructor with the Ontario Physiotherapy Orthopaedic Division, and is an adjunct instructor with the Queens University Nurse Practitioner Program.  He mentors professionals and students on a regular basis, and enjoys the teaching and mentorship opportunities of his profession.

Kevin has a strong interest in Sports Medicine.  He has been the Physiotherapist with the OHL Peterborough Petes Hockey Club since 1999, and with MSL Peterborough Lakers Lacrosse Club since 1998.  He has experience in a variety of sports events and organizations including 1999 Pan Am Games, Canadian Soccer Association, Ironman, and numerous Trent University and Mohawk-MacMaster varsity sports including rugby, soccer, field hockey, rowing and basketball.  He has been Medical Chair for the 1998 Ontario Winter Games, 1997 Ontario Games for the Physically Disabled, Ontario Special Olympics, and a number of OFSAA events.  He is on the advisory team with the Peterborough Youth Sport Concussion Program and is a Complete Concussion Management Practitioner.

Kevin’s experience in occupational rehabilitation is significant, consulting to business and industry including General Electric Canada, General Motors, and Pepsico.  He has vast experience with injury prevention programs, return to work programs and ergonomics, and has worked in disability management settings with WSIB, auto insurance and disability insurers.

On a More Personal Note:

Kevin promotes an active lifestyle with himself and his family.  You will often see him at the local rinks or sports fields with his wife or kids, or running between them!

Kevin is an avid runner, and has competed in numerous marathons and other distance races, including Boston in 2004.  He participates in triathlon most summers, enjoys mountain biking, and frequents the gym in between.

Jane Oldfield

Qualifications

  • BScP.T. – Bachelor of Science Physiotherapy, University of Toronto
  • BA (HPE) – Bachelor of Arts in Honours Physical Education, University of Western Ontario
  • AFCI – Acupuncture Foundation of Canada
  • MCPA – Member of Canadian Physiotherapy Association

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest

Jane has extensive experience both in owning and operating successful rehabilitation businesses and as a trusted clinician.

Jane has been co-owner and founder of Total Physiotherapy since 1996, providing her patients with solid evidence-based practice approaches to both her assessment and treatment techniques. Jane ensures a welcoming clinic environment that is patient-focused, supportive and encouraging.

Jane is confident in the techniques that she utilizes to rehabilitate patients who seek her years of experience in managing complex neuromuscular conditions. She also co-owned the Centre for Sports Medicine from 1997 to 2006 while it was located at the Peterborough YMCA and Wellness Works Professionals, which operated as an occupational rehabilitation clinic from 1993 to 2012.

Committed to post graduate education, Jane has a keen interest in and aptitude for manual therapy, completing all of her level courses in this area of study. She has also completed her McKenzie post graduate study in Spinal Mechanical Therapy Part A and Part B, her Acupuncture Level 1, Sports Physiotherapy Canada Level 2 preparation course, numerous courses in shoulder dysfunction assessment and treatment techniques, pelvic girdle assessment and treatment techniques, mobilization of the nervous system, neuro tissue dysfunction and temporal mandibular joint dysfunction. More recently, Jane has studied vestibular rehabilitation, concussion management of the post concussive syndrome and is a certified Complete Concussion Management Practitioner. She has also completed practical courses in balance mobility techniques and outcome measures for physiotherapists working with older adults.

Jane offers her clinical expertise and experience as a consultant to the Kawartha Pineridge District School Board, Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board as well as General Motors Canada, Sysco Foods of Ontario, General Electric Canada and Pepsico. She has also provided multi disciplinary assessments of injured workers to the Worker’s Compensation Board.

Jane supports mentorship and enjoys teaching co-operative students at local high schools, college students in the Physiotherapy Assistant Program at Sir Sanford Fleming and to Queen’s University students completing their degree in Physiotherapy.

Jane has a great interest in sport medicine. She has covered local community events over the years such as the Gatorade Half Marathon, The World Under 19 Lacrosse Championships, The Canadian Summer Games, Eastern Ontario Sectional Figure Skating Championships, Ontario Special Olympics, Peterborough Packers Football Club, Ontario Winter Games and Trent University varsity athletics including rugby, soccer and field hockey. She continues to be actively involved in local high school football and more recently has been the medical organizer for OFSAA wrestling and gymnastics.

Jane is also very well versed and experienced with Motor Vehicle Accident Legislation and is licensed with The Financial Services Commission of Ontario.

Her professional affiliations include: the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, Orthopaedic Sports and Private Practice Division, Sports Physiotherapy Canada, the Ontario Physiotherapy Association and the Orthopaedic Manipulative Society International.

On a More Personal Note:

Jane enjoys an active lifestyle and is very busy with her family and their many interests. She embraces outdoor activities both in Peterborough and at her family’s cottage in Haliburton. Jane enjoys all water sports, particularly water skiing, as well as swimming, tennis, golf and general personal fitness. She is an avid gardener and looks forward to reading the latest best-seller. Entertaining at home with extended family and friends keep the weekends full and enjoyable.

Holly McEnaney

Qualifications:

  • MScPT Masters of Science Degree, University of Toronto
  • BA(HKIN) Kinesiology, Honors of Kinesiology Degree, University of Western Ontario
  • AFCI acupuncture

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest:

Holly is well suited to the practice of outpatient orthopaedics.  She has been employed at Total Physiotherapy since 2009.
Holly has been working towards her level courses in manual therapy and has more recently completed the Lynn Watson Shoulder course in shoulder pathology and rehabilitation.
Holly is a sport enthusiast.  She has provided side line coverage for multiple sporting events which include rugby, football, soccer, and wrestling.
Along with her experience with sport injuries, Holly has a strong interest in the treatment of shoulder injuries as well as chronic low back pain and repetitive strain.
Holly has training in anatomical acupuncture which she enjoys using as a compliment to active therapy and exercise.

On a More Personal Note:

Holly is an avid ultimate Frisbee player, disc golfer, and softball player.  She is an active member of the Peterborough Ultimate League, serving as the Monday indoor coordinator and director of several summer ultimate tournaments.

Holly is also the beloved human to a big dopey golden retriever.

Charlene Armstrong-Davis

Qualifications:

  • MScPT Masters of Science Degree, University of Western Ontario
  • BHSc Honors of Health Science Degree, University of Ottawa
  • Complete Concussion Management Practitioner
  • Mulligan Course

Clinical Experience/Area of Interest:

Charlene has been a part of the Total Physiotherapy team since 2012, currently working at the Peterborough Clinic location.  She has always had a special interest in sports rehabilitation, paediatric rehabilitation particularly youth concussion management and falls prevention.

Charlene has currently completed her advanced manual therapy level 3 courses and is working towards completing her intermediate examination.  She has completed Mulligan training which she uses in adjunct to active therapy and exercise.  She has an interest in pursuing training in acupuncture to further her credentials.

On a More Personal Note:

Charlene has always had a passion and involvement in sports especially soccer, swimming, and figure skating.  She has recently grew an interest in ball hockey and is currently enjoying participating with the Peterborough Women’s Ball Hockey League. Charlene also enjoys spending her leisure time reading, listening to music, and travelling.

Greg Hoegy

Qualifications:

  • MScPT, Masters of Science Degree in Physiotherapy from Queens University
  • HBSc Honors Bachelor of Kinesiology Degree from the University of Western Ontario
  • Complete Concussion Management Practitioner
  • Certified APTEI Acupuncture

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest:

Upon graduation, Greg has been employed at Total Physiotherapy.  He is presently working towards his advanced manual therapy courses.

Greg has a special interest in sport medicine and concussion management.

On a More Personal Note:

Greg is a provincial and varsity water polo player, he is also provincial water polo referee with Water Polo Canada.

He is enjoying ultimate Frisbee with The Peterborough Ultimate League.

He is a member of the Peterborough Curling Club.

Greg is an avid traveller, recently visiting Peru and Bolivia on a trek to Machu Picchu, as well as Brazil, Europe and Mexico in the past.

Jared Maynard

Qualifications:

  • MSc(PT), Queen’s University
  • HBSc Kin, McMaster University
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Complete Concussion Management Certified Practitioner
  • Clinical Athlete Provider
  • Acupuncture certification, The Advanced Physical Therapy Educational Institute

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest:

Jared has a special interest in sports physiotherapy and performance optimization.  He is working towards his advanced manual therapy courses and participates both personally and professionally in sport conditioning and programming.

On a More Personal Note:

Jared enjoys many sports including football, basketball, soccer and cycling. His main focus is currently on powerlifting within the Canadian Powerlifting Union as a raw, drug-free lifter. He is also active as a coach for other athletes, providing them with customized strength and conditioning programming to achieve peak performance in their sports of choice.

Jared has provided athlete training services for the Peterborough Wolverines Senior Varsity Rep Football team and remains keen to support local sports teams whenever possible.

Erin Makins

Qualifications:

  • BScKin Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology, McMaster University
  • MScPT Masters of Science Degree in Physiotherapy, Queen’s University

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest

Erin has recently graduated and is looking forward to beginning her career at Total Physiotherapy. She has previous experience working as a Kinesiologist and prescribing exercise for a variety of injuries and health conditions. She is interested in completing her acupuncture certification and progressing through the advanced manual therapy courses in the near future.

On a More Personal Note

Erin enjoys being active and being outdoors. She previously competed in a number of sports, including hockey and was also a member of the McMaster University Cross Country and Track team. She currently enjoys cycling, hiking, climbing and anything active.  Erin also loves to travel and has recently been to Norway.

Massage Therapists

Jennifer Garside , RMT

Qualifications:

Graduated from the Registered Massage Therapy program at Sir Sandford Fleming College in Peterborough in 1999.  Throughout the years Jennifer has participated in enhanced education programs for sport/athletic taping and concussion rehabilitation to encourage the healing process for clients.

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest:

Jennifer has extensive expertise treating musculoskeletal areas utilizing Swedish massage techniques for issues such as repetitive strain, athletic injuries, headaches and tension, inflammatory issues such as arthritis, pre and post-natal massage. In addition, chronic pain, stress and anxiety, post-surgical scar tissue mobilization and issues resulting from motor vehicle accidents.

Jennifer has volunteered on medical teams for the IIHF World Women’s Hockey Championships and the Ontario Special Olympics Spring Games. In addition, Jennifer has organized massage therapists for the Peterborough Subaru Triathlon, Peterborough Half Marathon and was also the Massage Therapist for the Trent University Varsity Rowing Team.

On a More Personal Note:

Growing up, Jennifer participated in competitive sports such as a gymnastics and Alpine ski racing. Post ski racing, Jennifer became a level 1 instructor through Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance and a level 1 ski coach through Canadian Ski Coaches Federation. With this, Jennifer spent many years coaching younger athletes in the Alpine ski racing program.

Now with a young family and children that are involved in numerous competitive sports which has them competing throughout Ontario, Jennifer spends an abundance of her time outside of work travelling to sporting events. Volunteering, Jennifer has become a level 2 swim official with Swim Canada and is often found on deck at local and surrounding pools officiating at meets.

Kansas Pickrell , RMT

Qualifications:

  • Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy (CCMH) in 2011 with honours and advanced hours in sports massage.

Clinical Experience/Areas of Interest:

Kansas has been with Total Physiotherapy since 2014, yet has been working in her field since 2011. She has an invested interest in the deep tissue, rehabilitative and therapeutic side of treatment. Since she began practicing within multidisciplinary clinics, she has gained experience across a broad spectrum of areas, including;  TMJ, postural imbalances,  tension headaches, general body maintenance, kinesiotaping and post-partum.

On a More Personal Note:

Kansas leads a busy and active lifestyle.  She has been riding horses since the early 2000’s, and travels all across Ontario, Quebec, and the Central States, competing on a professional rodeo Tour Barrel Racing and breakaway roping.  In the last few years, she has also discovered her love for CrossFit, and now coaches others in it, as well as keeping up a competitive training schedule for herself as an athlete.

Kinesiologists

Taylor Buenting

Qualifications:

  • HBAKin Honors Bachelor of Arts Degree in Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario
  • RKin Registered Kinesiologist
  • Member of the Ontario Kinesiology Association.

Clinical Experience/Area of Interest:

Taylor is certified in Functional Capacity Assessments; examining workers abilities to perform job demands and evaluates their physical tolerance of specific work tasks. As well, Taylor is certified in Complete Concussion Management, from baseline testing, concussion assessment, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation for a safe return to work/play protocol. Taylor is very passionate about working with diverse populations, especially helping others tackle new challenges. She has a solid clinical background in leading closely supervised Hydrotherapy programs to treat patients of all ages experiencing brain injury, diabetes, arthritis, motor vehicle accidents, post-op surgery, or spinal injuries. In the pool she focuses on helping her patients complete exercise programs focused on areas of gait retraining, balance, core, upper and lower extremity strengthening, stretching and relaxation. Taylor has worked as a personal trainer, where she counseled clients on understanding their individual fitness goals, lifestyle changes, and developed personalized training programs in fitness conditioning for weight loss, cardiovascular training, and muscular development. In her work, she is always dedicated to providing the most effective treatment to enhance her patients overall well-being.

On a More Personal Note:

Taylor is competitive in basketball, where she has traveled all over Ontario and the Eastern United States. Taylor preaches what she teaches by continuing to live a healthy active lifestyle from following her own fitness programs to playing Peterborough women’s basketball in the winter, as well as beach volleyball and soccer in the summer. When Taylor isn’t busy volunteering or staying active, she likes to relax with family and friends by cheering on her local Toronto Raptors and Blue Jays or fishing the Kawartha Lakes.

Support Staff

We are fortunate to have an exceptional support staff at Total Physiotherapy.

  • Kim CooliganClinic Manager
  • Danielle AdamsAccounts Manager
  • Karen DonoghueOHIP Administrator
  • Debbie MilesOffice Manager
  • Donna CaronMedical Secretary
  • Deb HughesMedical Secretary
  • Lindsay ImadaMedical Secretary
  • Jackie WatsonPhysiotherapist Assistant
  • Rachel JordanPhysiotherapist Assistant
  • Natasha FittonPhysiotherapist Assistant