Our Team

Adam Teece, MClSc, MScPT, FCAMPT

Physiotherapist, Owner
Vestibular Rehabilitation
Gunn IMS and Acupuncture

Starting Coeur Physiotherapy has been a dream of Adam’s for many years and he is beyond excited to offer physiotherapy services to downtown Edmonton. He treats a variety of conditions but has a particular interest in neck and low back pain as well as dizziness and vestibular disorders. Adam has extensive experience with motor vehicle accident rehabilitation, sports and gym injuries, and muscle and tendon injuries.

Starting Coeur Physiotherapy has been a dream of Adam’s for many years and he is beyond excited to offer physiotherapy services to downtown Edmonton. He treats a variety of conditions but has a particular interest in neck and low back pain as well as dizziness and vestibular disorders. Adam has extensive experience with motor vehicle accident rehabilitation, sports and gym injuries, and muscle and tendon injuries.

  • Masters of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy – University of Western Ontario
  • Masters of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Alberta
  • Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy
  • Certified in Gunn IMS and Acupuncture
  • Teaching Assistant and Clinical Instructor with the University of Alberta
  • Teaching Assistant and Mentor for the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic Division’s Advanced Diploma program

Adam has a passion for advancing his education in physiotherapy to provide the best care possible to his clients.  He holds a Masters of Science Degree from the University of Alberta and more recently furthered his education by completing a Masters of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy from the University of Western Ontario.  He is a proud to have earned a Fellowship in the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy and serves as a mentor for others pursuing advanced education.

Adam treats a variety of conditions but has a particular interest in neck and low back pain as well as dizziness and vestibular disorders. He has extensive experience with motor vehicle accident rehabilitation, sports and gym injuries, and muscle and tendon injuries.  He has experience working with work-related injuries, seniors health, as well as national and international-level athletes in triathlon, powerlifting, cheerleading, and CrossFit. He has taken courses in the McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment (MDT), concussion and vestibular rehabilitation, and travelled to Italy last year to study advanced techniques for managing headache and migraine disorders.

Adam is a strong advocate for the role of physiotherapy in the healthcare system and volunteers his time to support the community.  He is the Treasurer and acting Provincial Representative for the Northern Alberta Orthopaedic Unit of the CPA’s Orthopaedic Division.  He is active with the University of Alberta’s Physical Therapy Department where he is a Teaching Assistant for their musculoskeletal class and a Clinical Instructor for students of their program.  Adam likes to contribute to clinical research, assisting last year with the University of Calgary’s SafetyNet study on safety in spinal manipulation.  He also collaborated with Saxion University in the Netherlands on a research project looking at international differences in clinical reasoning approaches in graduate-level clinicians.

In his spare time Adam is active with yoga, weightlifting, and dodgeball. He loves Edmonton’s vibrant theatre and food scenes. 

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Vi Ngo, MScPT, CAFCI, CGIMS

Physiotherapist
Gunn IMS and Acupuncture

Growing up, Vi played all sorts of sports but was especially involved in organized soccer since the age of 8. So it was natural by the time she was in high school, she was curious about physiotherapy. It was even her father’s idea to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Alberta. Thanks to her father’s suggestion and her love of physical activity, she found her passion for human anatomy and physiology leading to her pursuit in physical therapy.

  • Master of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Alberta
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology – University of Alberta
  • Certified in Gunn IMS and Acupuncture

Growing up, Vi played all sorts of sports but was especially involved in organized soccer since the age of 8. So it was natural by the time she was in high school, she was curious about physiotherapy. It was even her father’s idea to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Alberta. Thanks to her father’s suggestion and her love of physical activity, she found her passion for human anatomy and physiology leading to her pursuit in physical therapy.

Vi treats a variety of musculoskeletal injuries from sports or day-to-day activities and motor vehicle collision injuries. However, her main interests are with sports or physical activity related injuries. She has experience working with work-related injuries, hip/knee replacements, dancers and gymnasts of all levels as well as national level athletes in badminton and bobsleigh/skeleton.

Vi is always wanting to push herself to provide the best care possible for her clients, so it is very

important to her to continue to pursue post-graduate courses. She has already taken courses in the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic Levels, Mulligan Concept, Acupuncture Canada and Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS). Vi is currently working towards completing her Orthopaedic Levels to earn her Fellowship in Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy.

During her spare time, Vi continues to play soccer, indoor and outdoor. She also loves hiking, camping, snowboarding, longboarding and taking her dog for long walks along the river valley. She also loves to travel all over the world when she can.

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Filip Anastassov, MScPT

Physiotherapist
Vestibular Rehabilitation

Filip is committed to helping others pursue an active, healthy, and independent lifestyle. He treats a variety of musculoskeletal conditions as well as injuries resulting from motor vehicle accidents. As an avid runner, hiker, and soccer player, he has a special interest in knee, ankle, and tendon injuries. Filip is certified in vestibular rehabilitation and is in the process of completing the Advanced Diploma in Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

Filip is committed to helping others pursue an active, healthy, and independent lifestyle. He treats a variety of musculoskeletal conditions as well as injuries resulting from motor vehicle accidents. As an avid runner, hiker, and soccer player, he has a special interest in knee, ankle, and tendon injuries. Filip is certified in vestibular rehabilitation and is in the process of completing the Advanced Diploma in Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

  • Masters of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Alberta
  • Bachelors of Commerce in Finance – University of British Columbia
  • Teaching Assistant with the University of Alberta

Filip is passionate about educating clients so they understand their condition and are able to make informed decisions about their care, both short and long term. He strives to integrate the latest intervention research along with clients’ interests and preferences in order to make physiotherapy as relevant and as fun as possible for each individual.

Filip holds a Masters of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta. Prior to physiotherapy, he studied Finance at the University of British Columbia and spent 7 years working in corporate finance and risk management. Although pursuing physiotherapy was quite the career change, he has always had a passion for healthcare and been an avid learner. Filip believes in sharing his knowledge and experiences with his peers and is actively involved with the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta as a Teaching Assistant.

In his spare time, Filip enjoys jogging around the North Saskatchewan River Valley, exploring the beauty of the Canadian Rockies, and spending time with his family and friends. He also loves trying different coffee beans in his quest to make the “perfect” shot of espresso.

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