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Meet the Fit 4 Sport Team

Fit 4 Sport brings you a team of highly experienced practitioners with diverse skill sets, focuses and backgrounds and a common passion for providing exceptional client care!  

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Vickie Grierson, PT, CSCS, SFMAC, FMSC

Registered Physiotherapist, Strength & Conditioning Coach, Pilates Instructor

Vickie Is the founder of Fit 4 Sport, & has been working with sport & fitness athletes of all ages, from novice to pro for 26 years.  As an HTCP Level 2 Trainer, she has been the trainer for several Clarington Girls Hockey & Clarington Minor Lacrosse teams, & has designed training/injury reduction programs for Team Ontario Lacrosse.

Witnessing how powerful exercise & movement were in changing a client's pain & function, reducing injury risk & improving performance sparked Vickie to develop the concept of Fit 4 Sport and it's mission. She expanded upon the strong exercise physiology & rehabilitative exercise base gained through her physiotherapy degree, earning her National Strength & Conditioning Association Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist designation, and becoming a certified Pilates instructor.

Vickie takes special interest in promoting active living, & is especially passionate about resistance training! She takes the time while treating injury to assess for & resolve physical literacy gaps in young clients, & injury risks in clients of all ages, so that they can best continue to reap the many benefits of sport, fitness and physical activity.

A life-long learner, Vickie has completed extensive continuing education courses & certifications in physiotherapy (manual therapy, dry needling & soft tissue release to name a few), Functional Movement Systems, strength & conditioning, athlete training & Pilates.

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Greg Grierson, PT

Registered Physiotherapist

Greg has been practicing in orthopaedics for 26 of his 27 year career, starting at St Joseph’s Hospital in London, and moving to private practice in Durham Region after 3 years.  Greg joined the Fit 4 Sport team to open our Campus Health location 3 years ago!  He has completed post-graduate course work in manual therapy, McKenzie Method of spinal diagnosis and treatment, soft-tissue release, Functional Dry Needling & rehabilitative exercise to compliment his extensive clinic experience and exceptional problem solving skills.  

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Nicolas T Antony, DC, MSc

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Nicholas T. Antony is an evidence-based Chiropractor serving the community of Durham Region for over 9 years. He incorporates a multidisciplinary approach in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries; utilizing a variety of treatment techniques including: myofascial release, joint mobilizations, acupuncture, shockwave therapy, exercise prescription, kinesiotaping and Graston.

Dr. Antony is a professor for the Ontario Tech University Faculty of Health Sciences, lecturing on biomechanics and neuroscience courses. He is certified with the Complete Concussion Management program. He is a graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto. He obtained a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph and also completed a master’s degree in Biomechanics and Ergonomics from York University. His research on workplace injuries was published in the Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology and was presented at the 14th Biennial Conference for the Canadian Society of Biomechanics in 2006.


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Katelin Dodington, PT, FMSC

Registered Physiotherapist

Katie graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science, Honours Specialization Degree in Kinesiology. She continued her education at the University of Toronto, where she graduated in 2011 with a Masters of Science Degree in Physical Therapy (MScPT).

She has worked in private practice since she began her career. She spent nearly a year working as a physiotherapist in Whistler, British Columbia, where she got experience with elite and recreational athletes including professional skiers and snowboarders, professional mountain bikers, as well as national and Olympic athletes. She practices dry needling, and also has post graduate training in manual therapy, the Mulligan Technique, Functional Movement Systems and the McKenzie method. Outside of work Katie likes spending weekends at the cottage, kayaking, canoeing, snowboarding, playing soccer and beach volleyball, and hiking with her dog

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Bernadette Murphy, DC, MSc

Doctor of Chiropractic

Bernadette A. Murphy is the Founding Professor of Kinesiology at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT). She did an undergraduate degree in Life Sciences at Queens where she was a track and cross country athlete. Her experiences with injuries and rehabilitation lead her to complete her four year Doctor of Chiropractic training at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC). She then went to New Zealand where she completed her Masters and PhD in Neurophysiology. She was a faculty member in Sport and Exercise Science for 10 years there where she established a Masters degree in Exercise Rehabilitation. She has 31 years of experience as a chiropractor in both New Zealand and Canada. In her research program at UOIT she investigates how altered sensory input from the spine due to injury and fatigue affects the way the brain processes other sensory inputs and how this affects the way the brain controls output to muscles. She wants to understand what makes pain transition from acute to chronic and how back and neck treatment can improve movement and coordination and  loves working with patients!


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Afshin Shams, PT

Registered Physiotherapist

Afshin received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from York University. He then went on to complete his Physiotherapy degree at the European School of Physiotherapy in Amsterdam, Netherlands with special interests in orthopaedic and sport rehabilitation.

During his time in the Netherlands, Afshin had the opportunity to complete internships in several different countries around the world including Canada, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. These experiences allowed Afshin to work with practitioners and clients of different backgrounds and cultures to gain a wider perspective on the physiotherapy profession and various treatment philosophies.

Afshin has an extensive background in athletics and strength and conditioning, and has experience working with high school and varsity athletes. His treatments include the use of manual therapy, specific corrective exercises, and the incorporation of strength and conditioning to bridge the gap between the two disciplines.

Afshin is committed to staying up to date with the latest evidence-based research and plans to pursue continuing education in medical acupuncture, manual therapy and sport performance enhancement.