Training & Medical

2017-18

Training and Medical Team


Shane Topalovic - Head Strength and Conditioning Coach


Shane Topalovic is entering his fifth season as the Windsor Express strength and conditioning coach and has been training and coaching for over twelve years. Shane is a certified Personal Trainer Specialist, Specialist in Sports Conditioning and a certified senior level soccer coach. Shane has a true passion for health and fitness and for helping his clients achieve their fitness goals. His commitment to his clients is unmatched as is his dedication to providing the best training atmosphere possible for everyone. With an extensive knowledge of functional and traditional exercises Shane can train a wide variety of people, ranging from youths to adults or from the beginner to the advanced. Shane’s positive attitude and strong work ethic is contagious and he is always staying up to date on the latest advances in health and fitness through various workshops and other related studies.

Shane also owns and operates Next Level Athletics.

Contact him today to set up an appointment and take your fitness to the Next Level!


Aaron Boose - Head Athletic & Massage Therapist

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Aaron Boose is entering his fifth season as the Head Athletic Therapist and first season as the Registered Massage Therapist for the Windsor Express.

Born in Windsor Ontario, Aaron graduated from the Human Kinetics program at the University of Windsor (2007), the Applied Health Science (Athletic Therapy) program at Sheridan College (2010), and the Advanced Massage Therapy Diploma program from the Ontario College of Health and Technology (2014).

The Windsor Express is Aaron’s 4th local team that he has been the Athletic Therapist for, the other teams include the Sun County Panthers (OMHA), Essex Ravens (OVFL), and 6 seasons as the Assistant Athletic Therapist for the Windsor Spitfires (OHL)

As a Certified Athletic Therapist and Registered Massage Therapist, Aaron specializes in the overall health and safety of the Windsor Express players throughout the season, including the prevention, immediate care, and reconditioning of musculoskeletal injuries. Aaron uses contemporary rehabilitative techniques, therapeutic modalities, soft tissue mobilization, physical reconditioning, and supportive strapping procedures to promote an environment conducive to optimal healing in preparing the athlete for safe reintegration into an active lifestyle.

As a Certified First Responder, Aaron is the first person onto the court when any player sustains an injury, he is responsible for immediate injury assessment, basic emergency life support, recognition and management of acute traumatic neurological dysfunction, provision of first aid, preparation for entrance into appropriate health care delivery systems, and where appropriate, utilization of techniques facilitating a safe return to the game.

Aaron is also the owner and operator of Windsor Athletic Therapy & Massage (Formally AB Athletic Therapy) and is also taking patients at Goodyear Massage Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation, 1606 Sylvester Drive, Unit 5, Tecumseh Ontario.

You can contact him via:

E-mail: aaronboose@hotmail.com
Cell: 519-903-3612
Or call and book an appointment with him at Goodyear Massage Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation: 519-735-0311


Dr. Todd Small - Team Chiropractor


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To meet Dr. Todd is to wonder “where does he get so much energy?” Dr. Todd is currently training for his second Ironman race to be held in August 2012 in Mont. Tremblant, Quebec. It is this dedication to the sport of triathlons that gives him the focus and determination to succeed in other aspects of his life including the practice of chiropractic and at home with his family.

Throughout his early life in Saskatchewan, Dr. Todd was focused on hockey which is what most of the kids from the prairies play! After graduating from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto in 1999, Todd settled in Windsor with his wife Sarah and started a family which has now grown to include three kids and two dogs.

Dr. Todd finds that having specific daily goals helps him to prioritize his day and to be present at whatever he is doing. Educating patients about chiropractic and healthy living inspires him to live his life with enthusiasm and vigor.

Dr. Todd is entering his fifth season as Windsor Express official team Chiropractor.

www.communitychiropractic.ca


Michael Koonar - Team Physiotherapist


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Michael Koonar is a Registered Physiotherapist and owner of Koonar Physiotherapy, a multi-disciplinary Rehabilitation Centre here in Windsor. Mr. Koonar is honoured to be the team Physiotherapist for the Windsor Express as it brings together his passion for Basketball as well as his expertise in Sports Injury Rehabilitation and Prevention. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Masters in Physical Therapy and has since further enhanced his skills with additional training in manual therapy, acupuncture and advanced technologies, such as WAVE Exercise Therapy and Magnetic Field Therapy. This comprehensive background allows Mr. Koonar and his team at Koonar Physiotherapy to provide the best evidenced based practices to their clients, whether Windsor Express Players or the weekend warriors.

Koonar Physiotherapy is entering their fourth season as Windsor Express official team Physiotherapists.

Visit www.koonarpt.com for more information and to book an appointment!


Dr. J.C. Fedoruk - Team Physician


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Dr. Fedoruk is a graduate of McMaster Medical School and has practiced as an emergency physician and ringside physician for over 37 years. He has a designated practice in Sports Medicine. He is licenced and board certified in Ontario and Michigan. He is an investigating and inquest coroner. He is also a lawyer and notary public.

BA, LL.B, M.D., MCFP (EM), FACEP, FCLM, DABAM, DABUCM


Spencer Jean, DO, DO(MP), MBA, CBIS – Team Manual Osteopath


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Spencer underwent his undergraduate studies on dual athletic (hockey) and academic scholarships at Florida Gulf Coast University and Adrian College. Forced into early athletic retirement due to injuries, Spencer was inspired to stay involved in sports. This prompted his decision to enter the field of osteopathy by studying in the Diploma of Osteopathic Manual Practice program at the National Academy of Osteopathy and in the Doctor of Osteopathy program at the National University of Medical Sciences. He completed his internship internally with the institutions and with Boston University’s Sport Legacy Institute specializing in Non-Surgical Orthopedics.

Upon graduation, he found himself back in his home town of Windsor, Ontario to establish his osteopathic practice. Spencer furthered his academic endeavors with a Master’s of Business Administration in Healthcare Administration. He is now a manual osteopath for Olympic and professional athletes, as well as an Ambassador of Windsor Regional Hospital.

Spencer is a current member of the National Manual Osteopathic Society, Society of Osteopaths of Canada, Ontario Osteopathic & Alternative Medicine Association, American Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists, and The Association of MBAs in Canada (AMBAC).

Learn more at www.osteopathicmanualmedicine.com


Nicole Wagner, RMT., SMTcc. - Assistant Massage Therapist


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Nicole Wagner is entering her third season with the Windsor Express as a trainer and second year with the team as a Registered Massage Therapist.

Born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, she graduated as a Registered Massage Therapist at Canadian College of Health Sciences and Technology in Windsor, Ontario in May 2016.

Nicole works with the Express throughout the entire season to maintain the overall health of each player to prevent, treat and manage injuries. Her massage treatments use a combination of mysofascial release, trigger point release, soft tissue mobility techniques as well as mobility cupping, neuromuscular techniques and traditional Swedish massage.

Nicole is located at Dubroy Chiropractic & Wellness D-1695 University Ave, Windsor, Ontario.

Nicole can be contacted at
226.260.2927
nwagnerrmt@gmail.com

To book an appointment call Dubroy Chiropractic & Wellness: 519.252.0222



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