Protecting the Public

The College of Physiotherapists of Ontario is one of 26 health regulatory colleges in Ontario. Regulatory Colleges were established by the government to protect the rights of patients and ensure safe, effective and ethical care.

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Make A Complaint

If you have concerns about a physiotherapist, you can make a complaint with the College.



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Find A Physiotherapist

The Public Register provides information about every registered physiotherapist in Ontario.

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Physiotherapy Information Advisor

Contact us if you have questions about your treatment, access to care, and physiotherapy.

advice@collegept.org
647-484-8800
1-800-583-5885

Government-funded (OHIP Covered) Physiotherapy

OHIP physiotherapy covers seniors, youth and some other patients at government-funded physiotherapy clinics to help patients recover from illness, surgery or injury. 

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Useful Links for Patients

WHAT IS A PHYSIOTHERAPIST?

  • When to go see a physiotherapist?
  • What to expect at physiotherapy?

Your rights as a patient

  • What are my rights as a patient?
  • What can I do if I believe my rights have been violated? 

Get Involved with Regulation

  • How can I get involved with regulation?
  • What is the Citizen Advisory Group?

Helpful Patient Resources

  • What resources are available to patients?
  • How can I access useful resources?

Information for Patients about Physiotherapists in Ontario

UNDERSTANDING SEXUAL ABUSE

  • How can I report a physiotherapist for sexual abuse?
  • More about funding for therapy or counselling

Unregulated practitioners

  • List of physiotherapists who are unregulated, suspended, or revoked and cannot practice physiotherapy

Discipline Decisions

  • Results of past Discipline Hearings held by the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario

Upcoming Hearings

  • Dates for upcoming Discipline Hearings at the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario

Can’t find the information that you’re looking for?
Contact the College to speak with the Physiotherapy Information Advisor. Advice is free, confidential and available to patients and caregivers.

Call 647-484-8800 or
1-800-583-5885 ext. 241

Looking for information about another health profession? Ontario Health Regulators connects you to all 26 health colleges in the province and shares reliable information in 10 languages.

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