Our Team

Fran van der Westhuizen

Franselle van der Westhuizen , B.Sc.P.T.

Franselle graduated from Stellenbosch University in Stellenbosch, South Africa, in 2008.   She started her career working in rehabilitation hospitals across South Africa.  She spent some time in West Africa working for a NGO, Mercy Ships, where she was part of a team treating patients post-surgery.  She immigrated to Canada in 2017 and has been working for Central Avenue Physiotherapy since arriving in Swift Current. 

Franselle has a passion for helping people, whether it is restoring function or helping patients get back to pain-free living.  She has a special interest in rehabilitation and has completed her dry needling certification. 

Franselle lives in Gull Lake and in her free time she likes to read, camp and spend time with friends.