Our Purpose

Nova Active Rehab is a team of experienced integrated rehab professionals. Our physiotherapist and kinesiologist team works with patients throughout the Lower Mainland at private clinics.

Together, we help patients recover from injuries, reduce their pain, improve their health, and more.

Nova Active Rehab was founded in 2015 by Marie Perkins. Her team’s passion and commitment to rehabilitation has helped hundreds of drivers, pedestrians, cyclists, and more recover from car accidents.


Our rehab professionals are physiotherapists and kinesiologists. They are dedicated to providing you the best care and experience throughout your rehabilitation.

Matthew Sim, Kinesiologist in Richmond and Vancouver BC

Matthew Sim

KINESIOLOGIST - Vancouver & Richmond

Matthew Sim graduated from the University of British Columbia Okanagan with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics. He has an avid interest in human movement and sports, which inspired the path towards kinesiology and eventually active rehabilitation. His unique perspective on active rehab helps clients understand how simple exercises and stretches can improve physical and mental well-being and help them recover fast.

Marie Perkins, Kinesiologist in Port Coquitlam BC & Head of Nova Active Rehab

Marie Perkins

KINESIOLOGIST - Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam

Marie Perkins, kinesiologist and owner of Nova Active Rehab, is known for her compassion and willingness to bend over backwards to accommodate patients with unique rehabilitation needs. She found her niche helping patients recover from motor vehicle accidents. It’s because of her dedication that makes Nova Active Rehab so special. In her leisure she can be found hiking, cycling or running with her husband and children.

Helen Wu, Physiotherapist in Port Coquitlam BC

Helen Wu

physiotherapist - Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam

Helen graduated from UBC in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy. She is certified in Acupuncture, IMS, and has completed the Intermediate Exam of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy. Helen takes a holistic approach to find the root causes of the symptoms, and uses a combination of manual therapy, modalities, needling, exercises and education to help her clients with their recovery needs.

Thomas Ward, Kinesiologist in Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam BC

Thomas Ward

KINESIOLOGIST - Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam

Thomas graduated from the University of the Fraser Valley with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and an Extended Minor in Psychology. These areas of study stood out to him because of his interest in human movement and behaviour, and his desire to help others live healthy lifestyles through education and rehabilitation. This and much more is why our clients really appreciate Thomas as their recovery specialist.

Prubjeet Hundle, Kinesiologist in Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam BC

Prubjeet Hundle

KINESIOLOGIST - Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam

Prubjeet graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology. She pursued Kinesiology as she has a passion to help her patients achieve optimal health results and has seen the benefits of rehabilitation in her own life. That’s why clients come to appreciate her help with recovering. Prubjeet lives an active lifestyle and you can find her trying new foods around Vancouver!

Allyson Knight, Kinesiologist in Surrey BC

Allyson Knight


Allyson graduated with a Bachelor of Human Kinetics (BHK) in Kinesiology from Trinity Western University and is a practicing British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK) member. Allyson creates a welcoming environment for all her clients by focusing on their individualized rehabilitation needs. She helps clients to achieve their personal goals through evidence-based approaches to rehabilitation.

Cori Muenala


Cori graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and a Minor in Psychology. During her career, she obtained other certifications such as soft tissue release, therapeutic taping, aquatic fitness training, swimming instructor and cycling/spinning.

Cori specializes in pre-and post-rehabilitation, functional mobility, and athletic training. In her free time, she enjoys practicing martial arts (kickboxing and karate), swimming and running.


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Our locations

Physiotherapy is offered at our Port Coquitlam/Coquitlam clinic on Westwood Street. Sessions are also offered virtually.

If you need a kinesiologist in Vancouver BC, look no further than Nova Active Rehab. Our team offers kinesiology throughout the Lower Mainland at multiple locations, which are funded by ICBC 100% so there’s no additional cost to you in the event you have been in a car accident.

Currently, we are offering kinesiology in-person as well as online (over Zoom) to best accommodate anyone who needs help with their recovery but for any reason are unable to leave their homes.




We care about the people we help. Read our testimonials to see how we have gone above and beyond to serve others in their injury recovery journeys.