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Welcome to Foul Bay Orthopaedic Physiotherapist Corp.

Foul Bay Physio has been serving Victoria and Oak Bay area patients for over 30 years!

Physiotherapy services

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We seek to prevent and manage musculoskeletal pain and to enhance performance using evidence-based research, the highest-level technology, and cutting-edge orthopedic treatment techniques.

Manual Therapy

Manual Therapy is a broad group of skilled hands-on techniques performed by a certified physiotherapist, which include mobilizations and manipulations of soft tissue and skeletal joints.

Exercise/Functional Rehabilitation

Specific and general exercise programs are an important part of the rehabilitation process for most injuries. Home exercises are an integral part of each individual’s rehabilitation program.

Sports Injuries

From sports including soccer, running, rowing, cycling, swimming, rugby, golf, skiing & dance. We have extensive experience with athletes ranging from those individuals who play recreationally, professional and semi-professional levels.


Intra-muscular stimulation (IMS) is a comprehensive system for the effective diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain of neuropathic origin.


Acupuncture is a treatment modality developed by traditional Chinese medicine for 500 years, and in recent decades, acupuncture has been effectively utilized by certified Western medicine practitioners.

Spinal Decompression / Mechanical Traction

A traction/decompression can be used to alleviate pain in the neck and back by taking pressure off the affected structures. Can reduce the signs and symptoms.

Knee Brace Fitting

We provide a service to measure, order and fit custom made knee braces for variety of conditions including osteoarthritis and ligament instability (i.e. ACL, PCL, MCL).

Whiplash Disorders

The neck is an intricate structure neurologically, biomechanically and anatomically. A motor vehicle accident can cause a complicated constellation of signs, symptoms and pains.

Athletic Taping

Whether it’s athletic taping or KINESIO Taping our therapists have experience with professional, semi-professional, amateur and recreational athletes. We can get you back into the game and help rehabilitate your injury.

Specially Trained Physiotherapists

Our physiotherapists are specially trained in manual therapy, sports injury, exercise prescription, anatomy and physiology and understand how movement, posture, and function affect your general wellness.

Comprehensive Services

Assessment, treatment and follow up for a wide variety of orthopedic problems including neck/back pain, sports injuries, chronic conditions, shoulder injuries, pre/post natal pain, post-surgical and preventive treatment.

ICBC claims and WCB injuries

Need help with your ICBC or WCB claim? We at Foul Bay Physio are here to help

Meet our team of professional therapists

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We at Foul Bay Physio all have the same goal of not only getting you out of pain and injury, but making your body the healthy, fit, functional vessel you are meant to have.

Ian Catchpole

Physiotherapist - MSc (PT), BSc (Hons), PGDip (Ortho Med), CGIMS

Gerry Illmayer

Physiotherapist - BSc (PT), MCl Sc, Dip Manip, FCAMT

Lisa Praël

Physiotherapist - BHScPT, BSc, RCAMT, CGIMS

Jaymie McGowan

Physiotherapist - MSc (PT) BSc (Kin)

Our Foul Bay Physio Location

@ Fort Street and Foul Bay

Suite 220 - 1964 Fort St. Victoria BC. Call: (250) 595-2244