Kemba Samuel, RMT
Kemba is a Graduate of the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy and brings over 17 years of hands on experience in various settings and countries. From working in Antigua with in various well known spa’s to treating catastrophic Motor vehicle accident victims, professional and up and coming athletes, weekend warriors, pregnant women and the general public, she has a passion for helping people attain their goals.
Her dedication to injury prevention through education lead to her to the formal instructing environment of two private career collages over eleven years. Her role as instructor, Lead Instructor and Teaching Chair has given her the opportunity to affect the lives of students and faculty alike. Through her believe of constantly striving for the best she has helped with redeveloping of curriculum to achieve better outcomes.
Kemba’s experience as a Rep soccer player for 12 years and a four time OFFSA participant in the 80-100m hurdles, 100m, 4x100realy who experienced injuries has helped carve her passion for injury prevention. Kemba believes that “Without sharing information people are not given the opportunity to understand” This is her motto for life Kemba uses this motto to help reach her ultimate goal of prevention of injuries. She truly believes that the more information that can be shared the more choices a person has to change the way they live their life.
As the Founder of Raynen Therapies Kemba’s goal is to help each person “reign” in their quest to Enhance their athletic abilities, Enjoy their life, or to work Relaxed.
Dr. Vijay Gopal DC, Medical Acupuncture Provider, ART
Chiropractor, Athletic Development
Dr. Vijay Gopal earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology from McGill University before attaining his Doctor of Chiropractic from National University of Health Sciences in Chicago. Currently, Dr. Gopal furthers his education by attending seminars in rehabilitation and physical medicine by some of the worlds foremost specialists in the industry.
Dr. Gopal’s approach is to correct faulty movement patterns with corrective exercises and specialized manual therapy techniques. He is full body certified in Active Release Techniques and certified as a Kinesotaping Provider. He is also working towards full certifications in McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis & Therapy, Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS), and Acupuncture.
Dr. Gopal also has extensive experience as a CIS Varsity Athlete playing Volleball for the McGill Redmen for 4 years and as a AAA Basketball player for the Mississauga Monarchs, which gives him a better perspective of what athletes want from their medical staff.
Harshit Soni, Phyisotherapist
Harshit Soni graduated with Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (India) in 2008. After graduating, Harshit has worked extensively in both clinical and educational sectors of Physiotherapy and has gained a lot of hands-on experience in the field. Harshit believes in Evidence-based practice and in his quest for learning and advancing in the field, he has also published research articles in various journals.
Harshit has special interest in Orthopedic rehab and in particular likes treating athletes to maximize their sports performance. As a member of Raynen Therapies team, Harshit wishes to expand his knowledge and utilize the best in Evidence-based rehabilitation for the well-being of all his patients.