Services and Conditions

Meet the team

Jill Belore, RPT

Registered Physiotherapist/Clinical Director
Jill is a graduate from Queen’s University with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy and is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. She previously completed an undergraduate honors degree in Human Kinetics from the University of Ottawa. Jill is working towards obtaining her certifications in Manual Therapy and Acupuncture. She has also completed post-graduate courses in myofascial release and therapeutic taping. Whether it be returning to the playing field or getting back to the office, Jill enjoys helping individuals reach their rehabilitation goals through comprehensive assessments and tailored treatment plans. Jill’s activities outside the workplace include soccer, cross country skiing, basketball, water skiing, and travel.
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Jill Belore, RPT

Dr. David Simon, MD, MHA, FRCSC, Dip. Sport Med.

Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. David Simon is an orthopaedic surgeon based in Ottawa, Canada. He has subspecialty fellowship training in Sports Medicine and Upper Extremity Surgery with special emphasis on surgical techniques employing minimally invasive arthroscopic approaches to joint preservation. He also has a special interest in employing biological methods of treating musculoskeletal pathology including platelet rich plasma and emerging stem cell therapies. He treats sports-related and degenerative disorders of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, and ankle.Dr. Simon completed his medical and surgical training at leading Canadian universities and also possesses a Master of Health Administration degree from the prestigious Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa. He has received recognition for teaching and clinical research efforts and enjoys volunteering in developing parts of the world teaching surgical principles and pursuing humanitarian goals.Dr. Simon is actively involved in providing team physician coverage for Canadian national teams in various sports and for international competitions as well as world championships. His ultimate professional goal is to support Canadian athletes at the Olympic Games. He is an active member of several professional societies including the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine.Away from work, Dr. Simon draws his inspiration from his beautiful wife and children. Together they all enjoy lazy afternoons at the park with their Labrador retriever, indulging in all things chocolate and exploring interesting parts of the world. An athlete himself, he trains and competes in the emerging sport of CrossFit, which combines elements of Olympic weightlifting, gymnastics and high intensity metabolic conditioning. To contact Dr. Simon, please email his assistant at  or call 613-255-7468. To request a consultation with Dr. Simon, have your doctor fax a referral to 613-693-1700. Dr. David Simon, MD, MHA, FRCSC, Dip. Sport Med.

Kelsey Jessup

Registered Kinesiologist (R. Kin)
Kelsey graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and is a registered member of the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario. She also has a graduate certificate in workplace wellness and health promotion from Centennial College. In her spare time, Kelsey enjoys all things active, volunteering at her local Community Health Centre and is a Netflix enthusiast. Kelsey Jessup

Laurie Buck, RMT

Registered Massage Therapist
Laurie graduated from the three year program at Algonquin in Ottawa. She is in her fifth year of practice and has been teamed up with Active Care Physio since August 2010.  She has helped patients with a variety of conditions such as whiplash, over use / repetitive injuries, respiratory and cardiovascular conditions, fibromyalgia, sports injuries as well as stress related ailments.  Whether you enjoy a relaxing massage to ease the stress of life’s fast pace or you have a specific condition you would like to address, she will be able to design a treatment plan for your unique needs.

Natalie Park

Operations Manager
An Algonquin College Alumni, Natalie brings many years’ experience in administration, management, organization and working with the public to ActiveCARE Physio. Having experienced almost every role in the company, Natalie has a vast knowledge and understanding of clinic operations. In her spare time she hangs out with family and friends and is an avid crafter and cruiser. To contact Natalie, please email Natalie Park

Locations:  Ottawa  |  Orleans  |  Kanata  |  Barrhaven

Practitioners:  Ottawa Physiotherapists  |  Orleans Physiotherapists  |  Barrhaven Physiotherapists

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