Bells Corners

Naval Shah

Naval Shah


Resident Physiotherapist

Naval Shah has completed his Bachelor’s of Physiotherapy in 2019 and is an active member of the College of Physiotherapist of Ontario.  Naval has also completed a diploma in Fitness and Health promotion from Algonquin College, Ottawa in 2021.

Naval loves the idea of treating an injury or chronic problem by natural methods and without medication and surgery.

His goal is to use his knowledge and therapeutic skills to restore function and movement and relieve pain so that his patients can enjoy their lives and remain active.

Naval can help you if want to understand the mechanics and root cause of your injury. Furthermore, once you want to know how to independently manage and prevent recurrences. He favours a hands-on approach to assessment and treatment in addition to movement & exercise interventions..

He is interested in continuing education and taking courses like Dry Needling, Acupunture, Kinesio Taping, Manual therapy and Sports Physiotherapy.

Outside of work he likes cooking, hiking, swimming and playing beach volleyball.

Brendan Hickey M.Phty, SPC(Cert), CGIMS, FCAMPT


Registered Physiotherapist

Brendan has been a physiotherapist since graduating from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) in 1998. Since then he has practiced in public hospitals, long term care centres, home environments, university athletic clinics, and private physiotherapy practices. His extensive experience includes a six year journey overseas working as a physiotherapist in England, Scotland, New Zealand and Australia, culminating in the completion of a Masters of Manipulative Physiotherapy at the University of Otago in New Zealand (recognizing him as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy on his return to Canada). Throughout his career he has attended many other professional development courses, with a special interest in anatomical (western) approaches to acupuncture and is a UBC certified Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS) practitioner.

In addition to his clinic-based work he has a longstanding interest in working with a variety of sports as a field-level therapist, including men’s & women’s club rugby, box lacrosse, soccer, and Canada’s National Diving Team at international events. He currently maintains his skills as a Sport Physiotherapy Canada Certificate therapist working with OPDL junior soccer and local club rugby.

His physiotherapy passions include deciphering complex/multi-region clinical presentations, integrating exercise conditioning science into active rehabilitation, using bio-psychosocial approaches in balance with the physical approaches to patient care. He divides his time between seeing private patients, and working as an Advanced Practice Clinician for Low Back Pain for the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ISAEC program.

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Cecilia Gard


Physiotherapist

Cecilia believes in Gabrielle Roth’s words “If you just set people in motion they’ll heal themselves.” Movement is a medicine for creating change in a person’s physical, emotional and mental states. Cecilia is passionate about helping people to improve their quality of life by comprehensive treatment leading to speedy recovery.

Cecilia graduated with Bachelors of Physiotherapy (2009), from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (India), thereafter worked in a hospital and private set-up for nearly 2.5 years. She went to United Kingdom to pursue her further studies. She obtained Master of Science with honours (Merit) in Physiotherapy from Manchester Metropolitan University in 2013. When she was studying for her Masters she was happy to acquire the volunteering opportunity to assist with functional assessment for soccer players of Manchester United Football Academy, U.K. She moved to Canada to practice Physiotherapy here. After obtaining her registration as a Physiotherapist in Canada, she has worked in different set-up like retirement homes, home environments and private physiotherapy practices.

Cecilia enjoys working with all age groups and different health conditions. She believes in providing one-on-one client/patient care. In her practice, Cecilia uses a hands-on approach that combines manual therapy (Mulligan, Maitland and Kaltenborn mobilisation approaches, Muscles energy techniques), soft tissue release (Certified Functional Myofascial Practitioner and Certified in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation), Functional Assessment, Muscle testing and Corrective care and Exercise programing. She is highly trained to use Acupuncture, Dry needling, Taping and various modalities and techniques when needed to achieve optimal result. Cecilia believes in advancing her knowledge and techniques to better help her clients/patients by enrolling herself in different courses.

When not working, Cecilia spends time keeping herself active by working out, reading and spending time with friends. She enjoys Kayaking and is looking forward to learn winter sports (Skiing and Snowboarding).

“Movement is Therapy”

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Mariane Fraser


BA (Psych), Registered Massage Therapist

Mariane practices in good standing with the College of Massage Therapy of Ontario and a
member of the RMTAO. Combining her passion for sports and massage, Mariane is able to
explore new opportunities using her skill level from a variety of different backgrounds to
ensure that the client is able to get back to their previous levels of activity. She is currently
involved in various sports and activities, which involve Crossfit, Sprint Canoe/Kayak, as well as
being a team member of the National Ringette League. As an athlete, Mariane is extremely passionate about
helping people  avoid and overcome injury. Mariane’s philosophy of care states that everyone is met and treated
with respect, compassion and honesty, without judgment, ensuring each individuals best interest and wellbeing
are first priority.

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Jane Moyse


BA Psyc/Soc, MSc (O.T.)

Jane graduated from Dalhousie University with a BA  in Psychology and Sociology as well as a MSc
(O.T) from McGill University. She grew up in then Quebec and moved to Ottawa upon completion
of her Master’s program.  Jane is the first OT to become part of the many Interdisplinary team
members that make up Back and Track.  She believes OT is an integral part of an interdisciplinary health care
team. Jane is excited to add to the roster of services that Back on Track offers.

Jane aims to help clients achieve maximal independence in participating in their meaningful daily occupations. Jane
works with her clients to develop strategies to overcome and deal with physical, cognitive and/or mental health
issues. Jane enjoys working with her clients to develop creative ways of accomplishing everyday tasks.

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Rebecca Clair


Registered Massage Therapist

Rebecca is a dedicated registered massage therapist who utilizes a variety of techniques to maximize the health and wellbeing of her clients. After spending her early adulthood as a chef based in Europe, she decided to relocate to Ottawa in 2012 to pursue a career in health. Rebecca graduated with honours from the massage therapy program and has continued to study additional therapies. She offers acupuncture, craniosacral techniques, deep tissue, lymphatic drainage and myofascial release as options for treatment. Her approach looks at the individual as a whole to optimize health and reduce stress.
Registered Massage Therapist (Everest College, Ottawa)
Certified Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapist (Klose Training, Massachusetts, USA)
Contemporary Acupuncture Certification (IATCM, Ottawa)
Visceral Osteopathy Series 1-4 (Centre for Continuing Education of Osteopathy, Toronto)
Craniosacral Techniques and Applications Levels 1 and 2 (School of Structural Therapy, Ottawa)

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Kavneet Kaur BPT, MPT,DOMP


Osteopathic Manual Practitioner

Kavneet specializes in treatment of chronic pain from musculoskeletal conditions, visceral therapy, and cranial osteopathy.  Concentrating her abilities in manual therapy mobilisation and muscle energy techniques.  Having graduated in 2009 with bachelor’s degree in physical therapy and masters degree in physical therapy in 2012 during her time in India.  Her journey has seen her in variety of healthcare settings including multidisciplinary clinics to geriatric care.  She also worked in hospital for 4 years in India before she settled here in Canada.  Kavneet manages to blend her background in physiotherapy with her abilities as Manual Osteopath creating a unique and individualized experience through her considerable knowledge of the field and honoured skill set.

Having worked both in India and Canada, she has professional experience that she has developed from treating all ages of people and stages of life.  She uses both an effective, holistic approach for complex health issues and a local approach for isolated acute patient concerns when needed.  She regularly uses specific home exercises to support the changes which occur from manual therapy during in clinic visits.  Kavneet is comfortable treating infants, children, adults, athletes, seniors, pre and postnatal patients, as well as, providing pre and postnatal support.

Kavneet is passionate about aid work and travels annually to volunteer osteopathic care and education which spurred her to take additional course works in alternative medicine.  Apart from this Kavneet loves going to meditation camps and crafts classes.

Nathalie deMaurivez


Chiropodist BSc(Hons) DPodM

Nathalie deMaurivez has been a practicing Chiropodist since 2009. She completed her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University of Ottawa followed by a three year post graduate program in Podiatric Medicine at the Michener Institute in Toronto. She continues to further her studies of the human body with various courses such as Active Release Therapy, Foot Mobilization and Osteopathy. This multidisciplinary approach allows Nathalie to better refer her clients for more specialized treatment as required. She is a registered Chiropodist in Ontario and is a member of the Ontario Society of Chiropodists.

Alexandra Lindor


Administration Manager