College of Physiotherapists Ontario

The College of Physiotherapists of Ontario regulates physiotherapists, also known as physical therapists, to ensure the ongoing improvement of the practice of physiotherapists and to serve the public interest.

Learn about the rules and standards that govern the practice of physiotherapists in Ontario

Recent Updates

Upcoming Discipline Hearings

Mohannad Bakri, Registration #12180
Case: 2015 0099 and 2016 0120

Hearing Date: December 6, 2018 at 9:30 am

H. Douglas Fearman, Registration #04261
Case: 2017 0153
Hearing Date: November 16, 2018 at 9:30 am

Sanu Gopinathan Pillai, Registration #17374
Case: 2018 0043

Hearing Date: To be determined

Boanerges Jehoshaphat ("BJ") Roxon, Registration #13140

Case: 2017 0050

Hearing Date: December 7, 2018 at 9:30 am

Samir Shah, Registration #12039
Case: 2017 0185

Hearing Date: To be Determined

Samuel Shepherd, Registration #13208
Case: 2017 0002

Hearing Date: To be Determined

Joseph Trambulo, Registration #11391
Case: 2017 0306

Hearing Date: To be Determined

Christine Zimmermann, Registration #14717
Case: 2016 0107

Hearing Date: To be Determined

Discipline Hearings and the Decisions

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Employers: What You Need to Know

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All PTs Must Complete PISA
by October 31, 2018

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Apply for Registration & Enter the Online Member Portal

Apply for registration (Provisional Practice, Independent Practice, Courtesy) update your contact or employer information or download receipts.

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Have a Question? Contact the Advisor

Call 647-484-8800
or 1-800-583-5885 ext. 241
or ext. 243 (if urgent)


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Physiotherapists: Advice and FAQs

Revocations, Suspensions & Unregulated Practitioners

See a list of individuals who have had their registration certificates revoked (removed) as the result of a Discipline hearing. They are no longer permitted to practice as a physiotherapist in Ontario. Also see a list of people who are not registered with the College and cannot call themselves a physiotherapist or PT.    

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Concerns & Complaints

If you have a concern that a physiotherapists acted inappropriately or want to make a complaint about the care you received, contact the College.

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Public Consultation

Gathering feedback and comments from the public, the profession, and other interested groups helps the College to develop Standards and policies that best support the College’s work in protecting the public interest. Learn More