29 Mar

COVID-19 Update (Mar 29, 2020)

On Friday March 27, 2020 our Premier identified that all non essential businesses and services were to close. Physiotherapy Alberta, our provincial regulatory body, identified that certain physiotherapy services may be considered essential and urgent and therefore may be continued to be provided by Private Practice Clinics like Ponoka Physiotherapy & Acupuncture Clinic but under […]

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23 Mar

COVID-19 and small businesses

Hey there, If you are a small business owner you may find this of interest. We’ve heard that these are ‘unprecedented times’ more often than not recently and yes we agree that they are! Social distancing (or the term we prefer to use, physical distancing) is a hot term as it should be, to ‘flatten […]

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26 Feb

A New Face @ Ponoka Physio

We welcome Rachel Devet to our team this week. Rachel is a Grade 12 student with an interest in the field of Physiotherapy. Our commitment to our community and to our youth continue as we afford opportunities to students who are interested in our profession. MORE ABOUT RACHEL… ” I am in grade 12 at […]

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01 Feb

Welcome…Amber Dreichel

Amber has 9 years experience in office administration. She comes to us after working as a certified health care aide in Lacombe. Her love and compassion is shown through many years of rescuing and rehabilitating animals. From kittens to her donkeys and now her mini aussie Zoey who had never been socialized and was afraid […]

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21 Jan

We Welcome Physio Kamal Ponnusamy

Kamal graduated from Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, India in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy and has been working in Canada since 2009.  In India, he had the opportunity to develop his skills in all spheres of Physiotherapy while working in several multi-specialty hospitals. Since coming to Canada, he has expanded his skill-set in […]

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27 Dec

Post Concussion Treatment

POST CONCUSSION TREATMENT Be rest assured that whether we are managing our very own #13 (who plays with the Oil Kings in the AMMHL) or whether we’re treating your athlete for Post Concussion Treatment and Sport readiness, we will treat him or her with the best current evidence-based program available. This ensures that our athletes […]

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07 Nov


November 2019 Our November 2019 volunteer of the month is someone who has been exposing us to the importance of the month of November for many years. He always came by with the poppy tray and wreath that our Royal Canadian Legion provides to local businesses as we commemorate the service that he and men […]

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04 Nov

Our relationship with RDC continues…

Nicole H, a Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Student at Red Deer College is completing her 6 week practicum at our facility. Ponoka Physiotherapy & Acupuncture Clinic has been a clinical off-site learning provider to students of Red Deer College for many years. This has provided practical hands on experience for students in the School of […]

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11 Jun

We welcome Physiotherapist Prasanna to our Team

Prasanna Subramaniam joined our team at Ponoka Physiotherapy this month. Prasanna is Internationally trained and nationally certified thus bringing with him a wealth of international knowledge to his clients. He is also proficient with dry needling and spinal manipulation and has further education and certification in both with Physiotherapy Alberta, our province’s governing body for […]

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12 Feb


This month Ponoka Physio will be honouring all our volunteers who are giving their time to ensure that the 2019 Canada Winter Games run smoothly. Just show us your volunteer accreditation pass to receive 25% off a massage session with either Dakota, Mike or Tia. Please call 403.783.4702 to book your appointment today! And, a […]

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