Corinne is the proud owner and CEO of Kare Physiotherapy and has specialized in the field of pelvic floor physiotherapy for over 25 years. She is a graduate of University of British Columbia's School of Rehab Sciences. Corinne has worked as a physiotherapist in a myriad of health care settings in both the United States and in Canada. She has taken numerous postgraduate courses focusing on Women’s Health, Men's Health, pelvic floor dysfunction and orthopaedic manual therapy. Corinne frequently lectures on many topics including pelvic pain, male and female incontinence, core strengthening and injuries related to pregnancy and male/female sexual dysfunction. She has special postgraduate training in treating both men and women with pelvic floor muscle dysfunction such as incontinence and pelvic pain.
Corinne is one of the few physiotherapists in the Okanagan that specialize in treating men. She frequently sees men for conditions such as pelvic pain, pudendal neuralgia, athletic pelvic pain, hard flaccid syndrome, erectile dysfunction and urinary incontinence related to prostate cancer treatment.
She is a registered physiotherapist and is a member of the Canadian Continence Foundation, the International Pelvic Pain Society and the Canadian Society of Intestinal Research. She is an approved Core Confidence Bellies Inc Trainer.
To learn more about Corinne, visit her feature on KelownaNow.com.
Nanci has traveled through many circles in her physiotherapy career. This experience and her passion to optimize each patient’s ability to return to their desired level of activity can be felt immediately upon your fist meeting. Having been an owner of a physiotherapy clinic (Port Credit Physiotherapy 2003-2013) has enhanced her experiences, and her many post graduate courses have helped developed a broader perspective. Some of these courses include Physical Therapy Approach to Female and Male Incontinence, Pelvic Pain & Pelvic Floor Dysfunction in Pregnancy; Ano-Rectal Disorders; Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy in Pediatrics; Orthopaedic Manual Therapy; Assessment and Treatment of the Injured Runner; and FitFore Golf. Her practical experience to managing injuries and the injured patient grew through her active involvement in sports (figure skating, triathlon - 5-time Ironman finisher including Hawaii, running, cycling, skiing and Pilates) as well as her own experiences of pregnancy and post-natal recovery.
Nanci completed her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto in 1997. This was against the backdrop of a Bachelor of Human Kinetics from the University of Windsor (1992). In 2013, Nanci, her husband and 2 daughters moved to Kelowna to embrace and enjoy the outdoor lifestyle of the Okanagan.
Paulina graduated from the University of Toronto in 2019 with a Master's in Physical Therapy. Since then, she has completed additional courses such as the Physical Approach to Female and Male Incontinence, Introduction to Soft Tissue Release, and Manual Therapy Level 1. Paulina uses a combination of manual therapy, soft tissue techniques, exercise, and education with her clients. She is also a 200-hour Certified Yoga Instructor and likes incorporating yoga poses and techniques into her treatment sessions and exercise programs. Outside of work hours she can be found reading, doing yoga, rock climbing, hiking, skiing, or paddleboarding to her heart's content.