We have an amazing team!


Martin Payne
Manual Physiotherapist & Owner

Martin has 26 years of experience treating orthopaedic injuries. Martin has a Masters of Clinical Science in Manipulative Physiotherapy, is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists, and is a lecturer in the Bachelor of Health and Education program at Nipissing University. He also teaches and mentors physiotherapists through levels 1-3 of the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Martin is a certified Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) practitioner, and has participated in countless continuing education courses, including McKenzie levels A-D, Lynn Watson Shoulder Dysfunction Levels 1-2, Selective Functional Movement Assessment and Functional Movement Systems.

Mabel Plourde-Doran

Mabel Plourde-Doran
Registered Physiotherapist

Mabel completed her Masters of Physical Therapy at Western University, and undergraduate degree in the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education program at Nipissing University. She is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists and a Professor at Canadore College in the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant program. Mabel is certified in Kinetacore functional dry needling, acupuncture (Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute) and selective functional movement assessment (SFMA). She is a Kinesio Tape provider, and has taken continuing education courses in concussions, soft tissue release, and Mulligan treatment. Mabel has special interests in sports rehabilitation and arthritis.


Janice McLellan
Administrative Supervisor

Janice has been managing the clinic at Manual Physio Solutions since March 2014. She has 16 years medical office administrative experience. When not in the office, she is busy with her three daughters. If you need to find her she will most likely be at the hockey rink or ‘family taxi’ for the girls’ many extracurricular activities.