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Renew Physiotherapy

Renew Physiotherapy was founded in 2010 by business partners Catherine Tremblay and Ritch Coughlin. They held onto the idea that not all cases are the same, which is why they provide you with a customized treatment plan to meet your specific goals. With over 65 years of combined experience to serve you, you can be sure that you will be getting the treatment you need and the care that you deserve.

A Staff You Can Trust

All physiotherapists on staff at Renew Physiotherapy are registered and in good standing with the College of Physiotherapist of Ontario. Catherine Tremblay R.P.T. CAFCI is also certified by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada.

Our Team


Catherine Tremblay R.P.T. CAFCI

Registered Physiotherapist – Certified by the Acupuncture 
Foundation of Canada

Catherine graduated from the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy in 1997. Since then, she has gained experience working with individuals of all ages and abilities with a wide range of orthopaedic conditions. She is certified by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada to perform acupuncture as a healing modality for her patients. She is also enthusiastic about using soft tissue release techniques, targeted corrective exercises and Theralase Laser Therapy. She has taken extensive courses in the Mckenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment. Catherine has enjoyed working to help patients achieve their goals in the Leamington community for 20 years. She is a founder and owner of Renew Physiotherapy and a partner in Pinnacle Physiotherapy of Lakeshore. Her goal is to not only solve your musculoskeletal issues but prevent future injuries in the process.


Ritch Coughlin


Ritch graduated from the Human Kinetics program at the University of Windsor in 1986. After 5 years in the field of ergonomics and rehabilitation, he co-founded Proactive Ergonomic Concepts Inc. As a consultant, he has had the opportunity to provide disability management services to over 80 companies in Southwestern Ontario. Pinnacle Rehabilitation was founded in 1990 to better serve clients and provide Physiotherapy services to our local community.


Janine Gaudreau R.P.T.

Registered Physiotherapist

Janine has been working as a Registered Physiotherapist since graduating from Queen’s University in 1998. She is registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario and is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. She has experience in outpatient orthopaedics and spent several years working with the geriatric population in the long-term care setting. She has continued her education by taking courses in McKenzie therapy of the spine, Soft Tissue Release, Manual Therapy and Geriatric Physiotherapy. She has lived and worked in Leamington-Windsor since graduation and has much experience with the multi-cultural population of the area.


Katelyn Friesen


Katelyn Friesen graduated from the Human Kinetics Program at the University of Windsor in 2020.

Working in a clinic setting previously, Katelyn found her passion for helping people achieve their long term and short term goals. Through her working years Katelyn has gained experience in customer service and is dedicated to aiding others.

Katelyn hopes to keep learning and growing in her role here at Renew. She is enthusiastic about her career and strives to create a positive atmosphere. She would love to see you and assist you with your goals.

Because Nice Matters

“Physiotherapy is appropriate for you, if you have pain, limited movement, weakness, balance deficit or difficulty accomplishing activities. We can help you reduce, abolish or manage pain or discomfort, restore flexibility and strength, improve balance and coordination, improve endurance and return to doing the activities you need to do.”

– Catherine Tremblay