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.

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.

Houssine Bekri

Houssine Bekri

Rehabilitation Therapist

Houssine always had a passion to study and work in the medical field. In 2009 he attended The College of North Atlantic in the Medical Imaging & Radiology specialty in Qatar. Houssine wanted a more hands-on approach to helping patients so he decided to study physiotherapy. He graduated in physiotherapy from the University of Tunisia in 2013. His yearning for learning more tools to help patients brought him to study full time for two years at the IEOQ College of osteopathy in Montreal where he mastered the musculoskeletal and visceral spheres in osteopathy. Ever since obtaining his equivalency In Quebec to work as a licensed rehabilitation therapist in physiotherapy, Houssine has been working with orthopedic type patients and the sports medicine community. Houssine’s thesis was on the application of the Mézières Approach on athletes suffering from Low Back Pain.

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.

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