Meet our consultants
Foozieh Ostowari, BSc. PT MSc. Anat. IMS
Motor Vehicle Accidents/WCB
Pelvic Health (Male/Female/Pediatrics)
University of Saskatchewan, 1998 (B Sc PT, and Anatomy)
Certified Gunn IMS,
Continuing Education on all aspect of physiotherapy
Foozieh Ostowari is the owner of Diverse Sports Physical Therapy LTD. Her practice focuses on client centered care and comprehensive and integrative approach. Her clients have been injured as a result of sports, vestibular/dizziness/balance/concussion, pelvic health dysfunction, TMJ disorders, foot and orthotic solutions, and Motor Vehicle Accidents as well as WCB injuries. This has allowed her to consider dissecting and assessing complex and persistent pain.
Foozieh Ostowari is also certified to order diagnostic tests (X-Rays, MRI, and Ultrasounds). This expedites the outcome of her suggested treatment.
Having worked as a physiotherapist for two decades, Foozieh brings a unique insight to her way of client care practice.
Foozieh has been and continues to be involved with physiotherapy and kinesiology students since 1998 with University of Saskatchewan and Alberta
Foozieh Ostowari was a witness expert for Jones Vs. Stepanenko July 21 2016
Andi Bullis MSc. PT, BKin
Andi Stachiw MSc. PT, BKin
Andi graduated from the University of Calgary in 2010, with a Bachelor of Kinesiology (with distinction), Majoring in Pedagogy with a Coaching Concentration. She then went on to complete her Masters degree in Physical Therapy in 2016 from the University of Alberta.
Sports have always been Andi’s number one passion, having played competitive soccer, volleyball, golf, and track and field as a youth. However, Ringette has always been Andi’s biggest passion, having played for over 18 years, including one season with the University of Calgary Dino’s, and still playing competitively today. Andi also coached younger athletes in Ringette for over 8 years and currently is an assistant coach with the Zone 2 AA program at the U16 and U19 levels. It is through this passion in sports, movement, and the human body that drove Andi into pursuing Physical Therapy.
Andi’s treatment style consists of manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, education, and most importantly, building a connection with her clients. Andi strives to get to know all her clients, their interests and hobbies, looking past just analyzing their injury, and hopes to make a positive impact so that they can successfully return to doing what they love.
As a life long learner, Andi plans to enhance her Physical Therapy knowledge with continuing education through the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic Division Levels and Sport Physiotherapy Canada training. She has completed her Level 2 Upper and Lower Extremity training from the CPA Orthopedic division, Level 1 and 2 of Kineticore Functional Dry Needling, Shift Concussion Level 1, Vestibular Level 1 and 2 from Bernard Tonks, Temporomandibular training through Freedom Physical Therapy, and is certified as a Sport First Responder. She will also be pursuing certification in Level 2 Shift Concussion Management.
Steven Hazlett MSc. PT, BSc. Kin
Steven graduated from the University of Calgary in 2013, with a Bachelor of Kinesiology (with distinction), Majoring in Exercise and Health Physiology. He then completed his Masters degree in Physical Therapy in 2016 from the University of Alberta.
Sports and physical activity have always been a passion of Steven’s, having participated in competitive soccer, baseball, and hockey growing up and currently focusing on snowboarding, golfing, playing shinny and training for spartan races in his free time now. Hockey has always been Steven’s number one passion though, playing for 18 years, up to Junior B. Steven has also been a trainer for numerous Midget AA teams over the last few years, ensuring they are able to compete injury and pain free. Through his love for sport and physical activity, pursuing Physical Therapy was a natural fit for Steven.
Steven’s treatments focus on manual therapy, functional dry needling and exercises to correct imbalances that may exist. Most importantly though, Steven strives to foster strong relationships with his patients, learning about drives them, so that they can return to what they love most, whether it be gardening, playing sports or returning to their daily activities at max function
Always looking to expand his knowledge, Steven currently practices Level 2 Functional Dry Needling and has completed his Level 2 upper extremity orthopaedic manual therapy. In the future, Steven plans an continuing to complete his orthopaedic levels while also taking course to treat concussions and TMJ issues.
Paria Mahjour, MSc. PT BKin
Paria graduated with her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from university of Alberta in 2014. Prior to that, she completed a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Calgary in 2011.
Paria understands how injury, pain and dysfunctions can disturb the delicate balance in the body, affecting function, activity levels and daily life. To equip herself with the best tools to help her patients’ recovery, Paria has successfully completed continuing education courses including her Level I and II certification of the Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative for the lower and upper extremity. She is also certified in Functional Dry Needling (Level I and II), and is working towards receiving her certification in Acupuncture. She has also completed courses in Concussion Management, and vestibular rehabilitation (Level I and II), temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunctions, Mulligan concept for the lower quadrant, and lymphaedema management. Paria enjoys assessing and treating individuals with a wide range of musculoskeletal issues, sports-related injuries, concussion and vestibular dysfunctions.
You can expect to receive a combination of deep tissue release and manual therapy, dry needling/IMS, modalities, as well as prescription of injury-specific exercises to guide your optimal recovery. Paria enjoys treating injuries, but she also emphasizes preventative measures and self-management strategies, as well as correcting imbalances that lead to injuries. She has been invited to speak to several athletic groups and schools over the years, to provide education on reducing risk of injury.
In her spare time, Paria enjoys being outdoors, spending time with her family and friends, practicing yoga and running. If you don’t see Paria at the clinic, it’s because she loves to travel and is likely exploring another country and culture.
Priyanka Sud, BSc. PT
Priyanka graduated in 2010 from PGIMER, India which is one of the leading institute in Asia. Based on her skills and dedication she was granted full scholarship in all the four years of her under graduation. She soon began her career and practiced in a multidisciplinary outpatient clinic and in a hospital where she helped in rehabilitation of the patients who had undergone brain/ spinal surgeries.
After working for more than a year, she moved to Canada for further studies. In Canada, she achieved a post graduate certificate in Exercise Science and Lifestyle Management with honours from Humber College, Toronto. This program enhanced her skills in preparing exercise programs for individuals with different medical/surgical conditions.
Priyanka is now a recognized Physiotherapist in Canada. She is certified in Functional Dry Needling , treats patients with pelvic floor dysfunction and will be setting her sights next on achieving manual therapy levels.
Joshua Kim, BSc. Kin
Joshua is a Kinesiologist at Diverse Sports Physical Therapy. He received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Kinesiology at the University of Calgary. He is involved in the Physio Pass program, the Weight Management program, and the Orthotics Program at the clinic. Joshua played volleyball growing up, and has been passionate about sports throughout his life. He enjoys playing volleyball, basketball, and ball hockey in his spare time, as well as cheering for the Calgary Flames and Golden State Warriors.