Ankit Patel, H.BscKin, MPT, MCPA

Registered Physiotherapist
Co-Founder & Clinic Director
  • Registered Physiotherapist, who has completed his Masters of Science in Physiotherapy from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland, U.K. 
  • Ankit has attained the following certificates from York University; where he graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with Honours.  
    • Personal Training / Exercise Physiology (CSEP: Canadian Society of Physiology)
    • Exercise Counselling and Fitness Assessment (York University)
  • Ankit has had great opportunities and experiences in the past working with the
    • Toronto Maple Leafs – 2011-2012 Pre-Season Fitness Assessment/Testing
    • NHL Scouting Combine – 2011-2012 Rookies Fitness Assessment/Testing
    • Toronto Fire-Fighters and Hydro Workers – Job Specific Assessment/Testing
  • Ankit has an extensive background in dealing with musculoskeletal, neurological and respiratory conditions/injuries. 
  • Ankit loves working with people of all ages (kids to seniors), backgrounds and from athletic to non-athletic population. 
  • Ankit has treated well over 5000 patients and treated many rare complications post surgeries or injuries and Chronic pain conditions during his professional life.
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders that affect Human Body’s movement (i.e muscles, bones, tendons, nerves,  and other soft tissues)
  • Neurological conditions – such as Stroke, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuropathies 
  • Functional Rehabilitation – Active Daily Living Tasks  
  • Sport Specific Rehabilitation – Hockey, Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Football, Racket sports
  • Chronic pain conditions such as Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Diabetes, Cancer.
  • Athletic Taping and Bracing for on-field/off-field injuries. 
  • Acupuncture and Dry Needling
  • Modalities: Ultrasound, Electric Stim, NMES/VMS, Laser, Shockwave

In Ankit’s perspective of patient care, Patient-Centred Care is of utmost importance. Caring for patients (and their families) in ways that are meaningful and valuable to the individual patient by listening to, informing and involving patients in their care. Ankit has done a tremendous job of integrating this into his practice by 

  1. Respecting patients’ values, preferences and expressed needs – treating everyone with dignity, respect and sensitivity to his/her cultural values, autonomy. 
  2. Coordinating and integrating care – clinical care, ancillary & support services, front-line patient care.
  3. Informing and Educating patients/families – clinical status, progress and prognosis, health promotion and self-care including proper body mechanics and postures. 
  4. Physical Comfort – pain management, assistance with active and daily living needs.
  5. Providing emotional support and alleviation of fear and anxiety – over physical status, treatment, prognosis, and impact of illness on themselves and family.
  6. Involving Family and Friends – providing accommodation, decision making, involving caregivers.
  • Acupuncture and Dry Needling
  • Joint Mobilization (gentle gliding) techniques
  • Physiotherapy instrument mobilization (PIM)
  • Minimal Energy Techniques (METs)
  • Muscle Stretching and Strengthening
  • Neurodynamics and Nerve Gliding
  • Massage and Soft tissue techniques
  • Physiotherapy Taping / Strapping / Bracing
  • Physiotherapy Exercises 
  • Biomechanical Analysis (posture, gait, functional movements)
  • Sports Physiotherapy
  • Workplace Physiotherapy
Meet Ankit Patel
  • Registered Physiotherapist, who has completed his Masters of Science in Physiotherapy from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland, U.K. 
  • Ankit has attained the following certificates from York University; where he graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with Honours.  
    • Personal Training / Exercise Physiology (CSEP: Canadian Society of Physiology)
    • Exercise Counselling and Fitness Assessment (York University)
  • Ankit has had great opportunities and experiences in the past working with the
    • Toronto Maple Leafs – 2011-2012 Pre-Season Fitness Assessment/Testing
    • NHL Scouting Combine – 2011-2012 Rookies Fitness Assessment/Testing
    • Toronto Fire-Fighters and Hydro Workers – Job Specific Assessment/Testing
  • Ankit has an extensive background in dealing with musculoskeletal, neurological and respiratory conditions/injuries. 
  • Ankit loves working with people of all ages (kids to seniors), backgrounds and from athletic to non-athletic population. 
  • Ankit has treated well over 5000 patients and treated many rare complications post surgeries or injuries and Chronic pain conditions during his professional life.
Specialty
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders that affect Human Body’s movement (i.e muscles, bones, tendons, nerves,  and other soft tissues)
  • Neurological conditions – such as Stroke, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuropathies 
  • Functional Rehabilitation – Active Daily Living Tasks  
  • Sport Specific Rehabilitation – Hockey, Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Football, Racket sports
  • Chronic pain conditions such as Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Diabetes, Cancer.
  • Athletic Taping and Bracing for on-field/off-field injuries. 
  • Acupuncture and Dry Needling
  • Modalities: Ultrasound, Electric Stim, NMES/VMS, Laser, Shockwave
Motto

In Ankit’s perspective of patient care, Patient-Centred Care is of utmost importance. Caring for patients (and their families) in ways that are meaningful and valuable to the individual patient by listening to, informing and involving patients in their care. Ankit has done a tremendous job of integrating this into his practice by 

  1. Respecting patients’ values, preferences and expressed needs – treating everyone with dignity, respect and sensitivity to his/her cultural values, autonomy. 
  2. Coordinating and integrating care – clinical care, ancillary & support services, front-line patient care.
  3. Informing and Educating patients/families – clinical status, progress and prognosis, health promotion and self-care including proper body mechanics and postures. 
  4. Physical Comfort – pain management, assistance with active and daily living needs.
  5. Providing emotional support and alleviation of fear and anxiety – over physical status, treatment, prognosis, and impact of illness on themselves and family.
  6. Involving Family and Friends – providing accommodation, decision making, involving caregivers.
Special Interests & Techniques
  • Acupuncture and Dry Needling
  • Joint Mobilization (gentle gliding) techniques
  • Physiotherapy instrument mobilization (PIM)
  • Minimal Energy Techniques (METs)
  • Muscle Stretching and Strengthening
  • Neurodynamics and Nerve Gliding
  • Massage and Soft tissue techniques
  • Physiotherapy Taping / Strapping / Bracing
  • Physiotherapy Exercises 
  • Biomechanical Analysis (posture, gait, functional movements)
  • Sports Physiotherapy
  • Workplace Physiotherapy