Meet the Total Balance Physiotherapy Staff

Andrew Rajtek, BSc. PT

Andrew Rajtek, BSc. PT

Physiotherapist

Graduate of the University of Western Ontario in 2001 and co-partner of Total Balance Physiotherapy. Has post-grad training in various areas, including acupuncture, core stability training, athletic taping and manual therapy.

Certified in vestibular rehab.

Andrew enjoys playing volleyball, boating, x-country skiing and fishing.

Kim Rajtek, BSc. PT

Kim Rajtek, BSc. PT

Physiotherapist

Graduate of Queen’s University in 2000 and co-partner of Total Balance Physiotherapy. Has post-grad training in various areas, including acupuncture, core stability training, FitforeGolf and manual therapy.

Shift Concussion trained provider and certified in vestibular rehab.

Kim enjoys running, x-country skiing, boating, enjoying beautiful Muskoka.

Amanda van Leeuwen, MSc. PT

Amanda van Leeuwen, MSc. PT

Physiotherapist

Currently on maternity leave.

Graduated McMaster University with Masters of Science in Physiotherapy in 2014. Recently moved to Bracebridge and joined the Total Balance team in April 2015. Through various experiences in rural northern clinics, along with a passion to help others, she has formed the foundation for her career in physiotherapy.

Amanda enjoys hiking, canoeing, camping, skiing or playing volleyball.

John Power, MSc. PT

John Power, MSc. PT

Physiotherapist

John graduated form the University of Saskatchewan with a Masters of Physical Therapy Degree. Has keen interest on using exercise, education, and manual therapy to help patients recover from injuries and return to a healthy lifestyle.

John is from Timmins ON, he enjoys exploring the outdoors, hockey and sailing. Recently moved to Bala and joined the Total Balance team in 2017.

Ashley Duquette, RMT

Ashley Duquette, RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

Registered with the CMTO in September of 2017, Ashley graduated from the Fleming College Massage Therapy Program. In 2015 she graduated from Brock University with a Bachelor of Science, Majoring in Biological Science.

Ashley was also a member of the Varsity swim team which sparked her interest in the rehabilitation aspect of Massage Therapy. Ashley’s aim is to help her clients achieve their goals and return to regular activities.

Ashley enjoys swimming, softball, Frisbee and hiking and she is very excited to explore the natural beauty of the Muskoka’s.

Kendra Mitchell, HBA Kinesiology

Kendra Mitchell, HBA Kinesiology

Physiotherapy Aide

Graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2011 with an Honours BA in Kinesiology.

Kendra moved to Muskoka in 2011 and joined the Total Balance team in August 2014.

Kendra enjoys horseback riding, spending time outside gardening, and knitting.

Terri

Terri

Receptionist

Terri joined the Total Balance team in June 2014. Terri and her family moved to Muskoka in 2010. She enjoys reading and spending time with her family.

Shelby

Shelby

Receptionist

Shelby was born and raised in Muskoka and joined the Total Balance team in winter 2016. She enjoys going for hikes with her dog, being outdoors, camping, and spending time with her friends and family.

Jutta

Jutta

Receptionist

Jutta arrived in Muskoka 14 years ago, and joined the team at Total Balance in summer 2016. She enjoys outdoor activities with her husband, and loves to dance. She is also a Nia dancing teacher in Muskoka.