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Meet the Team

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Meet Erwin, a dedicated kinesiologist with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser University. He specializes in rehabilitation and has over 10 years of experience. Erwin has honed his expertise in a unique approach he calls kinesiotherapy.

Erwin's passion lies in physical rehabilitation for seniors, focusing on hip and knee replacement surgeries, stroke rehabilitation, fall-related fractures, and muscular weaknesses. Over the span of 10 years, he has meticulously developed, implemented, and coordinated customized therapy treatments, aiding seniors in combatting age-related physical disabilities.

Beyond his clinical practice, Erwin is committed to community education, delivering informative talks and sessions to empower seniors, staff, and allied healthcare professionals. Through these efforts, he strives to prevent injuries and enhance recovery outcomes for the seniors under his care.

Erwin Ketterer

Owner/Founder

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Cynthia has a Bachelors in Kinesiology (1996) and Bachelors of Health Science in Physiotherapy (1998) from McMaster University, Ontario. In 2001, she moved to Vancouver where she held a position in the neuro-sciences team at Vancouver General Hospital (VGH).  For eight years, she gained broad experience through her work on orthopedics and in the medical wards at VGH.

 

She has also worked in the Acquired Brain Injury program at GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH).  Since 2007, Cynthia has been a member of the physiotherapy team at Neuro-Ability Rehabilitation Services, and has been working in residential care.

Cynthia Wilson

Registered Physiotherapist

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Tina Aslani

Registered Physiotherapist

Tina is a highly skilled and dedicated healthcare professional with extensive experience in the field of rehabilitation. She holds certifications in various specialized areas, including Certified Dry Needling (IMS), Temporomandibular Dysfunctions (Jaw Concerns), and Pelvic Health (Gender Unbiased). With over 20 years of experience both in Canada and internationally, Tina has developed a deep understanding of pain management, rehabilitation, and the management of chronic and systemic conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis. 

 

Tina is an active member of several professional associations, including the British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK), Canadian Alliance of Kinesiology (CAK), College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC), Canadian Association of Physiotherapy (CAP), and Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia (PABC). Her commitment to professional development and staying up to date with the latest advancements in her field is evident in her memberships.

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Karim Sanati

Karim Sanati, M.Sc., a seasoned physiotherapist with 30 years of expertise in neurologic, orthopedic, rheumatologic, and sports injury treatment. With 19 years of experience in Iranian healthcare and over 13 years practicing in British Columbia, Canada, Karim is a registered physiotherapist renowned for his innovative approach.

Karim's method blends Eastern and Western medicine, exemplified by his groundbreaking "Acu-Laser" technique, combining acupuncture and low-intensity laser therapy. This approach has revolutionized pain management, swelling reduction, and soft tissue healing for his patients.

Outside the clinic, Karim is dedicated to enhancing lives through personalized care and cutting-edge techniques; Karim Sanati is more than a physiotherapist—he's a beacon of expertise, compassion, and innovation.

Registered Physiotherapist

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Greg Willett

Kinesiologist

Greg graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a Bachelor of Kinesiology and a minor in Psychology. He is a member of the British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists, as well as currently attending the Canadian School of Osteopathy to become an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner.

 

Greg has experience working with and rehabilitating a diverse demographic of individuals ranging from seniors to high-performing athletes. He is passionate about helping others achieve their full potential and thus acknowledges the importance of implementing a personalized and holistic approach to injury and rehabilitation. Greg also understands the psychosocial factors that accompany pain and ailments and knows that health outcomes are strongly facilitated by personal connection and good communication with all of his clients. His mission is to create meaningful and lasting change for those who feel restricted or defined by their injuries or the current status of health.

 

Greg recently moved from Ontario to enjoy the beautiful outdoors that BC has to offer. In his free time, he enjoys activities such as hiking, mountain biking, skiing, weight lifting, and playing hockey.    

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Sydney Haygarth

Kinesiologist

Sydney graduated with a Bachelor of Kinesiology from the University of Regina and is a member of the BCAK (BC Association of Kinesiologists). While obtaining her degree, Sydney completed multiple internships with youth facing developmental and cognitive challenges, as well as within fitness facilities working with all populations.

 

Sydney has experience working with many populations including youth athletes, the general population, and older adults. She has worked with seniors within the fitness setting providing athletic programming and instruction. Sydney acknowledges that health is not just physical, but encompasses many aspects of an individual's life. Her main goal is to improve the client's physical, mental, and emotional well-being through movement. She is committed to creating and maintaining positive relationships with each client.  

Sydney grew up in Saskatchewan in a family that highly valued fitness. She is a retired competitive swimmer but continues to swim regularly. In addition to swimming, when Sydney is not at work she enjoys exploring hiking trails, cooking, and meditation. 

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Introducing Fereshteh, a dedicated healthcare professional with over 15 years of experience as a physiotherapist in Iran. In 2013, she made the transition to Canada and became a registered kinesiologist with the British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK).

Fereshteh's expertise lies in sports injuries, musculoskeletal cases, and neurological diseases such as CVA and Parkinson’s. Grounded in her experience, she approaches each case with care, assessing physical activity-related issues and tailoring exercise plans to promote well-being through movement.

Fereshteh Yazdannezhad

Kinesiologist

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Zoey Samborski

Kinesiologist

Zoey graduated with a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Halifax. She is a member of the BC Association of Kinesiologists. In addition, Zoey has a certificate in Disability Management from Dalhousie University.

 

Zoey has experience working with seniors and individuals with age-related and work-related injuries from her Kinesiology practicums and time as a Disability Case Manager. She believes in addressing barriers in recovery while still focusing on what an individual can do instead of what they cannot. She also feels strongly that mental and physical health are closely tied, and in order to support a successful rehabilitation, both elements must be addressed.

 

When she is not working, Zoey enjoys hiking in the north shore mountains, yoga, reading, and creating art in many different forms

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Ronel Gallow

Registered Nurse

Meet Ronel, our dedicated wound and foot care clinician, entrusted with the compassionate care of our patients requiring nursing services. With a wealth of experience spanning several years, Ronel has honed his expertise as a nurse and wound clinician, attending to diverse patient populations, including those with dementia.

His professional journey boasts impressive credentials, including certification as a Wound Care Nurse from the esteemed University of Toronto, alongside certifications as an Advanced Foot Care Nurse and Dementia Practitioner.

Ronel's unwavering composure and poised demeanor serve as pillars of strength, particularly in high-pressure situations, where he excels in providing care to seniors afflicted with dementia and cognitive impairments. Renowned for his adeptness in diffusing tense situations, Ronel takes the lead in intervention strategies to de-escalate conflicts or manage incidents involving upset or agitated patients.

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Sian Hoe Cheong

Registered Dietitian

Sian Hoe Cheong is an experienced Registered Dietitian with a Masters degree in Nutrition and Metabolism from the University of Alberta and a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from the University of Saskatchewan. He completed his dietetic internship at the Regina Au’Appelle Health Region. ​

 

He is a member of the College of Dietitians of B.C., Dietitians of Canada, Diabetes Canada Professional Section and Commission on Dietetic Registration for the Academy of American Nutrition and Dietetics.

His work experience spans various areas of health care such as acute care, community care, residential care and administration. His special interests include diabetes, general nutrition, heart health and seniors health. He helps patients understand why making dietary changes is necessary to gain strength and good health. He believes implementing a dietary change plan that is both realistic and sustainable helps patient eat well and stay well. 

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Matthew Ho 

Rehab Assistant

Meet Matthew, a dedicated student currently pursuing a degree in Kinesiology with a focus on active health and rehabilitation at Simon Fraser University. As part of his academic journey, he is gaining invaluable experience as a Rehab Assistant with My Home Rehab, viewing this opportunity as a crucial step towards achieving his aspiration of becoming a physiotherapist.

Matthew's passion for assisting others has been fostered through both volunteer work with seniors and his studies in Kinesiology. He firmly believes that seniors, with their wealth of experience and wisdom, deserve the chance to lead fulfilling lives with optimal health, and he is committed to supporting them on this journey.

Outside of his academic and professional endeavours, Matthew embraces an active lifestyle. He enjoys weightlifting, volleyball, and basketball and attends live concerts in his free time.

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