Rehabilitation Therapists

The AMS Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Centres deliver complete rehabilitation therapy services at both clinics in Montreal and Dorval.

We have several rehabilitation therapists on staff.

Polya Rankova

Polya Rankova

Rehabilitation Therapist

Polya graduated in kinesiology in 2007 in Bulgaria. She then worked four years at the Kinesiology Center.

After arriving in Montreal, Polya passed all her equivalence courses and exams required by the Order of Physiotherapy of Quebec in order to become a rehabilitation therapist. Since then, Polya has completed many continuing education courses including courses in the McKenzie Method to specialize in the treatment of lumbar, thoracic and cervical conditions & sacro-iliac assessment and treatment courses.

Ilka is mostly on the road giving our patients physiotherapy in the comfort of their homes.

Ilka Mercado

Ilka Mercado

Rehabilitation Therapist

Ilka graduated in physiotherapy in 2006 in Colombia. She then worked two years at the El Poblado Orthopedic Center as a physiotherapist, before relocating to Montreal to continue her practice.

Ilka has passed all equivalence courses and exams required by the Order of Physiotherapy of Quebec in order to become a rehabilitation therapist. Since then, Ilka has chosen to join the AMS team to contribute in caring for our patients.

Ophelie Lebon

Ophelie Lebon

Physiotherapist, M.Sc.PT

Ophelie graduated with a Bachelor of Health & Social Science Technology 2009, in France.

Being subjected herself to repetitive sprains during her adolescence; she wanted to work in this area to understand the various injuries of the body and how to heal them.

Following her Bachelor, Ophelie had the chance to come to Quebec; she completed her Rehabilitation Therapy studies at the Chicoutimi CEGEP in 2013.

During her studies rich in knowledge and experience she:

  • Followed sports teams, and assisted members in their pre-game preparations or in case of injury during and after the game.
  • Managed and treated different cases, such as back pain, sprains, epicondylitis, and other physical or neurological pathologies.
  • Applied techniques of myofascial release and developed her abilities in lymphatic drainage.

Ophelie is a proud member of the AMS team. Ophelie plans to continue her training in orthopedics, concentrating her practice on the treatment of neck and back pain.  She has completed the Lumbar and Cervical Spine Training in the McKenzie Method.

Fadila Saka

Fadila Saka

Physiotherapist

Fadila received her diploma in kinesiology in Algeria in June 2004. She worked six years at the Rehabilitation Hospital of Bordj Menaïel where she had the opportunity to treat multiple musculoskeletal conditions in patients of all ages.

Upon her arrival in Montreal, she followed her equivalence with the Order of Physiotherapy of Quebec to become a rehabilitation therapist. Since Fadila has attended several continuing education courses in sports taping and treatment of the spine. Fadila chose to specialize in the treatment of lumbar and cervical conditions.

Fadila has completed the cervical, dorsal and lumbar component of the McKenzie Method.

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