About

Peak Form Physiotherapy's Location, Manifesto, and Team

Our Location & Facilities

Peak Form Physiotherapy is located at 515 Lakeshore Road East near Cawthra Road and the village of Port Credit in Mississauga. We are part of the new District at Lakeview commercial complex, on the ground level beside BMO Bank. There is free covered parking on site.

We are located between the Port Credit and Long Branch Go Train stations, a six minute drive from either station. Peak Form Physiotherapy is also accessible by Mississauga Transit via the #23 Lakeshore bus.

We're passionate about active lives and healthy living. Through physiotherapy, we want to make a difference, person by person, one community at a time. We want to do this by being role models for our clients and for the community of Port Credit and Mississauga. Above all, we strive to provide the best physiotherapy care to help people get back to doing what they love.

Why do we do this? Because health and wellness relies on movement and mobility. Because a healthy community is an active and vibrant community.

Whether it’s being able to garden, walk your dog, hold that warrior pose, run a 5k, conquer a triathlon, travel the world, or just be able to live and work without pain, we can help you realize your goals, rehabilitate you to function, and assist you on your journey. We will progress together and be your personal cheerleaders.

Let’s lead active healthy lives together.
Are you ready? One day or day one. You decide.

Our Team

David Sun, Registered Physiotherapist

David Sun

Owner, Registered Physiotherapist

Being involved at an early age in several sports including soccer, volleyball, and snowboarding, David has had his fair share of injuries, including a serious knee injury that required him to undergo extensive physiotherapy. This gave him a profound perspective on the rehabilitation process as a patient, which he has carried with him. This experience has allowed him to more clearly understand patients’ needs.

David is dedicated to providing quality patient-focused care through manual therapy, education, and patient specific therapeutic exercises. He believes that the key to successful treatment starts with a thorough assessment to determine the root cause of pain or injury. David believes in continuous learning and has training in Mulligan Techniques, McKenzie Treatment approach to low back and neck pain, Manual Therapy, acupuncture, and dry needling. David is also a member of the Toronto Written Development Group (WIGC) for the Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators, where he is involved with the development of content for the Physiotherapy Competency Exam. In his free time, David enjoys cycling, travelling, and exploring the Toronto food scene.

Brenden Du

Registered Physiotherapist, Clinical Lead

Brenden graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Science Kinesiology (Honours) degree in 2017 and went on to complete a Master of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto in 2019.

Brenden’s treatment approach consists of a combination of manual therapy and specific exercise prescription to address the issue at hand and any contributing factors. Currently Brenden has his Level 1 in Manual and Manipulative Therapy and plans to continue his education by further pursuing the Manual and Manipulative Therapy level system and starting courses for acupuncture.

On his spare time Brenden likes to stay active throughout the year by hitting the gym for resistance training and maintain his cardio by running. During the Winter he has his seasonal trips to the slopes to snowboard, and in the Summer spends his time tossing frisbee and in search for new trails to explore.

Thomas Gospodarek

Registered Physiotherapist

Thomas had always been around sports from a young age and as a result had been a patient of physiotherapy himself. He understands how worrying and scary it can be to be injured. This gives him a deeper understanding of what patients are going through when they come to the clinic in pain.

Thomas went to Australia to complete a Masters of Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney in 2018. Since graduating Thomas has worked in private practice, which has given him the opportunity to work with a variety of populations and injuries. These include acute and chronic injuries, rehab pre and post surgery, repetitive strain disorders, and sports injuries.

Thomas’ approach to treatment is a combination of manual therapy, acupuncture and dry needling, and specialized exercise programs to manage and prevent injuries.

Thomas is also specialized in Concussion management having completed the Shift Concussion management program. This involves treatment for acute concussion symptoms as well as chronic post concussion symptoms such as vestibular issues, balance issues, headaches, nausea and visual tracking.

In his free time he’s likely in the gym, watching Formula one or basketball and planning the next renovation of his condo. Thomas is also Fluent in Polish.

Raphaële Lemire

Registered Physiotherapist, Dance Rehab Consultant, Pelvic Health Physiotherapist

Raphaële is a bilingual physiotherapist (FR/EN) graduated from the University of Ottawa and McMaster University. She prides herself in specializing in treating active folks, dancers, and pre/postpartum pelvic health concerns.

As a former semi-professional dancer-athlete, Raphaële hones in on the importance of movement-based rehab to decrease pain and increase function. Manual therapy, and education on reducing pain between physiotherapy sessions are also core components of her approach. Together, yourself and Raphaële will come up with a treatment plan that fits you and your needs.

Raphaële currently holds her Level 1 AIM Orthopedic Division Certification, Intro to TMJ disorders (APTEI), and has completed the Assessing & Treating Dancers and Artistic Athletes 8-week course. She also provides Acupuncture and Functional Dry Needling.

Outside of work, you may catch Raphaële doing functional strength training, taking a pilates class with friends, discovering new restaurants, spending time outdoors, discovering new R&B music, and dancing!

Kenneth Ong

Registered Physiotherapist

Kenneth’s passion for learning about human movement and anatomy led to the completion of a BSc. in Honours Kinesiology at McMaster University, after which he completed his Master’s in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto.

From a young age, Kenneth has always been heavily involved in competitive sports such as volleyball, rugby, and badminton. Naturally, in these years as an athlete, he has also had his fair share of injuries. Kenneth’s extensive experiences as a patient to the rehabilitation process has played a huge role in the development of his dedication to helping others return to the activities or sports that they love.

Treatment sessions with Kenneth will include a combination of manual therapy, movement and postural analysis, and exercise prescription. Most importantly, Kenneth aims to ensure that these treatment strategies are incorporated with a plan of care that has been tailored towards achieving each patient’s individualized goals.

Outside of work, you will often find Kenneth at the gym working on his personal strength and conditioning, at the volleyball courts playing pick up or at his local Muay Thai gym. Kenneth is also a huge basketball fan, being involved in multiple fantasy basketball leagues and watching every Raptors game whenever he gets the chance. Aside from sports, Kenneth also spends his down time relaxing or walking trails with his mini schnauzer Toby.

Chantelle Blanchette

Registered Physiotherapist

Chantelle graduated from the Master of Physical Therapy program at Western University. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science and Nutrition at the University of Guelph where she also worked as an athletic therapist for the track and field team gaining experience in taping techniques.

Chantelle's treatment approach involves a combination of exercise, manual therapy, and education. She believes fostering a supportive and meaningful relationship with her patients in their rehab journey will help create more favourable outcomes. Her goal is to collaborate with patients and empower them to reach their goals so they can do the things they love. Chantelle has special interests in treating knee and shoulder injuries, pre and post-surgical rehab and return to sports rehab.

Chantelle is also invested in continuing education and has interests in acupuncture and pelvic health. Outside of the clinic, Chantelle enjoys traveling, going to concerts, discovering new food spots, and going to workout classes with friends!

Priya Kukreja

Registered Massage Therapist

Priya is a recent graduate from Medix College's massage therapy program and is a professional registered massage therapist. She is committed to providing personalized one-on-one care for each client. Each session is approached with tailored treatments to address specific concerns in addition to promoting relaxation and healing.

Priya's thorough understanding of the human body and anatomy as well as passion for helping others achieve optimal wellness allows her to provide exceptional care for all her clients. Her specialties include therapeutic massage techniques encompassing Swedish, aromatherapy, deep tissue, cupping, myofascial stretching, and trigger point therapy.

In addition to practicing massage therapy, she also enjoys cooking, Zumba, and astronomy.

Richard Chen

Osteopathic Manual Practitioner (M.OMSc)

Richard formerly worked as a scientist within the pharmaceutical industry while maintaining his hobbies in Olympic weightlifting and powerlifting. Through the injuries obtained from training and competition, and a desire to heal and optimize his body, Richard was able to experience a wide range of therapeutic modalities including osteopathy. In 2019 he enrolled at the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy with a focus on manual therapy and a comprehensive understanding of the body's structure and function. Richard completed the program in 2023, officially becoming an osteopathic manual practitioner.

Richard's personal experience as an athlete provided him with unique insights into the body's mechanics and the impact of physical performance. His dedication and commitment to learninga llowed him to develop a deep understanding of osteopathic principles and techniques.

Having completed his education, Richard is now equipped to make a meaningful impact in the field of osteopathy by looking at the body holistically. His goal is to help individuals address both the symptoms and root causes of their ailments, providing personalized care tailored to their specific needs. With a strong foundation in manual therapy and a passion for promoting wellness, Richard looks forward to applying his skills as an osteopathic manual practitioner to enhance the health and well-being of those under his care.

Melanie Pavão

Office Manager

Melanie is a high-spirited individual who has been a part of the welcoming Peak Form admin team since 2018. She comes from a diverse background with experience in client relations, business and operational management, and entrepreneurship. Driven by her passion in health and wellness, Melanie strives to provide excellent service and care to patients visiting the clinic, as well as provide invaluable support to the clinicians on the team. She also takes pride in establishing a good clinic culture and enjoys connecting with every patient that comes through the door.

When she is not at the office, you can find Melanie enjoying lakeside walks in the Port Credit community, visiting local cafes, or baking up some healthy treats. Melanie looks forward to welcoming you through our doors and making your time at the clinic as pleasant as possible.

Leanne Chan

Owner, Clinic Operations

Leanne comes from a multi-disciplinary background of science, art, and business which stems from her curious nature and her genuine interest in lifelong learning. With years of experience educating and communicating various health and scientific concepts to both patients and healthcare professionals alike, she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the design, operations, and marketing at Peak Form Physiotherapy.

Leanne believes that the patient experience begins before you even enter the clinic. It starts from the moment you learn about us from your friend or doctor, or when you first stumble upon our website, or perhaps even the first time you meet us out in the community. To that end, she strives to ensure that all patients have a great experience at Peak Form Physiotherapy with consideration for every aspect from accessibility and facilities, to the team members involved in your physical rehabilitation, in order to make your every visit comforting, motivating, and a step in the right direction.

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