Physio at emOcean combines a deep knowledge of how the body works with a client-first focus for optimal healing.

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Physiotherapy Specialist

  • Kenney Gilfoy
  • Kenny Gilfoy


    Kenny Gilfoy graduated from St. Francis Xavier University with a BSc in Human Kinetics. He then attended Dalhousie University to complete a MSc in Physiotherapy. Kenny then moved to Ontario where he practiced physiotherapy in settings that included geriatric, orthopaedic, vestibular, and cardiac rehabilitation.

    Since that time, Kenny has completed numerous post-graduate courses in advanced acupuncture, vestibular rehabilitation, manual therapy, and neuro-mobilization. Kenny has a special passion for active rehabilitation and empowering clients to participate in their treatment.

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Physio at emOcean

  • Unique Facility

    emOcean is uniquely suited to supporting your course of treatment with a physiotherapy clinic, a heated saltwater pool, and gym facilities operating as one. emOcean provides its physiotherapists and their clients with treatment options spanning the clinic, the gym and the pool - which ever avenue hastens your path to wellness.

  • Living Well Program

    Our goal is to combine health care services with lifestyle modalities (nutrition, fitness and social well-being), designed to fit individual goals. The program is suitable for anyone committed to creating positive change as a way to achieve or maintain a healthy, happy lifestyle and sense of well-being.

  • Team Approach

    With physiotherapy, podiatry, fitness, nutrition, massage therapy, and spa services all offered at our facilities, emOcean supports all paths to wellness. Not only do our facilities underpin this approach, but the collaboration of our certified staff lends to a complete-care practice.

  • One-to-One Treatment

    Your therapist is by your side through treatment, therapy, and exercise. You are made a part of understanding the causes of your condition, the available solutions, and be will be coached and guided in healing. You are an active participant, taking the worry out of recovery.

  • WCB Approved

    South Shore Physiotherapy through emOcean Wellness Centre is proud to be an approved provider for Nova Scotia Workers’ Compensation Board treatments and patient claims.

  • Physicians & Insurance

    Inquiries by physicians or by those seeking treatment will be answered in a timely manner.

    • For Physicians

      Please email or call emOcean with any questions regarding physical therapy treatment, suitable patients, or conditions we can treat.

    • Referrals

      We accept physician-emailed patient referrals for physical therapy. Once received, we will contact the patient directly and organize an assessment.

    • Insurance

      Insurance receipts are available for all physiotherapy treatments. Direct billing is available with: Blue Cross, Sunlife, Standard Life, Great West Life, and Manulife.

    • Cancellations

      At least 24 hours notice required if you are unable to keep your physiotherapy appointment. Fees may be charged if a patient does not provide sufficient notice.

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