Lionel Webb, RMT
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our friend and colleague Lionel Webb. Lionel died on July 30, a stunningly short time after being diagnosed with widely metastasized cancer. He had just turned 73, and was planning to completely retire at the end of 2020. Please visit Lionel's memorial page.
Suzanne Vetterli, RMT
Suzanne graduated from West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1986, and taught at that College in the early 1990’s. She was a member of the Research Committee of the College of Massage Therapists for 8 years, and was for many years involved in evaluation of Registration exams for the CMTBC. An appointment to a committee of the Medical Services Commission, as a professional member, was in effect from 1993 to 1997. Suzanne is also a member of the Massage Therapists Association of BC. A degree in Nursing from UBC in 1981 led to many years clinical experience in acute and community Nursing.
Suzanne’s areas of interest and particular expertise are neuromuscular, connective tissue/fascial, myofascial, self-management and rehabilitation, with continuing education focussed in these areas.
In clinic Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 10:00am to 7:00pm, and Wednesday 3:00pm to 6:00pm.
Payment: Cash or Cheque only
Teresa Koelewyn, RMT
Teresa Koelewyn graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1992 and joined Pacific Massage Therapy Clinic as a partner in 1997. She is a member of both the College of Massage Therapists and the Massage Therapy Association of B.C. During her career she has continued studies in muscle energy technique, myofascial techniques and most recently has completed the Vodder training in Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive therapy (MLD). MLD is beneficial for treatment of primary and secondary lymphedemas as well as post-operative edemas, sprains and strains, headaches, acute inflammation following MVA’s as well as other conditions. Teresa incorporates deep tissue massage with these other skills to provide a comprehensive treatment for her patients. As a therapist she is committed to helping patients achieve their health care goals through hands on treatment, as well as patient education, exercise programs and preventative care.
Outside of her work Teresa enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, cycling, running and hiking.
In clinic on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:00am to 5:00pm and Wednesdays from 9:00am to 1:30pm.
Payment: Debit, Cash or Cheque.
Able to bill Pacific Blue Cross directly.
Anu Lima, PT
Anu Lima received her Bachelors Honours degree at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh in 1995, following her Physical Education studies with Exercise Physiology Specialization at UBC. She is registered with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (U.K.), the Norwegian Health Authority, and has been a registered member with the College of Physical Therapists of B.C. since 1997 after completing the Physiotherapy National Exam.
She worked as a physiotherapist with the National Health Service (U.K.) in Glasgow for two years before continuing her career in private practice in Vancouver. For the past 15 years she has gained valuable experience in orthopedics outpatients at St. Paul’s Hospital and various Providence Health Care sites as a casual physiotherapist. She has recently moved back from Stavanger, Norway, where she established her own orthopedic private practice clinic.
Anu is experienced in treating people of all ages, with chronic pain problems to post-operative care and sports injuries. Combining her personal experience, and from experience in private practice and the public sector, she has a special interest in treatment of chronic pain and fibromyalgia. She uses manual therapy, exercise prescription, and education as treatment tools. Home exercise programs are an important part of her regular treatment session. One hour treatment sessions and one hour active rehabilitation sessions within a gym setting are also available.
In Clinic Monday 7:30 am to 7:00 pm and Wednesday 7:30 am to 1:30 pm.
Home visits available Monday to Friday
Secondary location nearby Monday to Saturday with gym services.
Private fees: $75 initial, $70 subsequent
One hour gym or rehabilitation sessions: $110 initial, $100 subsequent.
Payment method: Cheque, Cash
Able to bill Pacific Blue Cross directly.
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