About Wellington Physiotherapy
Learn more about our clinic and the members of our team
Wellington Physiotherapy Associates (WPA) is private multi-disciplined physiotherapy clinic located centrally in Downtown Guelph. The Wellington Physiotherapy facility is also home to the Wellington Hand Clinic as well as the practice location of Dr. Wayne Fung, an Orthopedic Surgeon with specialty in Hand Surgery. Wellington Physiotherapy Associates has been owned and operated by a local licensed physiotherapist since 1996.
Fundamental to our physiotherapy approach at WPA is an appreciation of the client’s role in their care. Our experienced staff works with each client to provide patient education along with specific treatment and rehabilitation strategies tailored to the patient’s lifestyle and goals to maximize their individual recovery.
Our experienced therapists are able to work with clients of all ages and conditions to promote and restore the patient’s health and wellness.
Wellington Physiotherapy Associates and the Wellington Hand clinic staff consist of licensed physiotherapists, occupational therapists, certified athletic therapists, and registered massage therapists. All of our therapists are members of their respective Professional College andor National and Provincial associations and are committed to abiding and upholding the highest professional standards.
Wellington Physiotherapy Goals
Our GOAL at WELLINGTON PHYSIOTHERAPY ASSOCIATES is to provide our patients with very high quality physiotherapy in a friendy, professional environment and in a convenient, easily accessible and prompt manner.
We WILL provide our patients with high quality care! Whether it be Physiotherapy treatments from one of our experienced licensed physiotherapists, Hand Therapy from one of our occupational therapists or physiotherapists who focus their career on Hand Therapy, Massage Therapy from one of our registered massage therapists, or a custom brace being fitted by one of our certified athletic therapists, or patients can be sure they will receive high quality, professional, prompt care.
We are proud to offer our patients a new, fresh, professional physiotherapy facility located on the edge of Guelph’s beautiful downtown. Our clinic is nicely located in central Guelph and is fully accessible with ample free parking and with a Guelph Transit stop conveniently at our front door.
We are committed to ensuring that all of our clients obtain an appointment as soon as possible. A quick plan of action is critical when dealing with pain and injury and we will do all we can to make sure you have prompt access to our services.
Our ULTIMATE GOAL is to WORK TOGETHER TO GET YOU BETTER! We will see you QUICKLY, we will provide our services PROFESSIONALLY, we will be FRIENDLY, and we will work together with you to get you better!
- Shane Mabey
- Cherie Mabey
- Danny Frias
- Jim Holling
- Carol Knight
Certified Athletic Therapist
Shane and his wife Cherie, who is a senior physiotherapist at WPA, have owned and operated Wellington Physiotherapy Associates since 2001.
After completing an undergraduate Kinesiology degree in Sport Science from the University of New Brunswick and a Masters of Science Degree in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario, Shane completed the Sports Injury Management program at Sheridan College and became a Certified Athletic Therapist. With that, Shane went on to gain considerable experience as an Athletic Therapist in various levels of elite Hockey. Shane worked as an athletic therapist for the Montreal Canadiens’ AHL affiliate in Fredericton, N.B., the University of Toronto Men’s Hockey Club, various Team Ontario and Ontario Hockey League teams & events, and was the Head Athletic Therapist for the OHL’s Guelph Storm for 20 years.
Throughout these years, Shane has worked in clinical settings in a variety of private orthopedic physiotherapy clinics providing athletic therapy services, including custom brace fitting & management, to a wide variety of athletes of all levels. Most recently Shane has been with Wellington Physiotherapy Associates and Wellington Ortho & Rehab in Guelph since 1998.