About Fortius Physiotherapy and Wellness

Fortius physiotherapy and wellness in Fort Erie (est 2019) now has a partner!! We have just opened a new site in Niagara Falls, ON. Rest assured, Fortius Physiotherapy and Wellness Niagara offers the same expertise, professionalism, and individualized service that you have received in Fort Erie since day 1! A "stronger" easy to help the residents of Niagara.

Fortius Physiotherapy and Wellness is a brand-new clinic in Fort Erie, established in May of 2019. The clinic is professionally owned by two well experienced physiotherapists, Scott Fenwick PT and Tania Mannella DPT, both whom call the Niagara Region home. They have almost 40 years of combined experience treating patients in the Niagara area. Tania and Scott have established an extensive network of health professionals over the years that have entrusted them with their patient's care. They have treated thousands of patients suffering from a variety of health issues. If your care is out of our scope of practice, we would be happy to refer you to the right practitioner to assist you with your needs.

At Fortius, we have a team consisting of our physiotherapists, a chiropractor, massage therapist and a kinesiologist all available to give the most comprehensive care to the Fort Erie and surrounding community. At Fortius, we are committed to a high standard of care where our focus is on the patient's needs and goals at any age and stage of life. Whether you are recovering from an injury or surgery, suffering from acute or chronic health conditions or wanting to begin your optimal health journey or prevent injuries, we are here to help. Our goals are simple: Strength. Function. Independence.

When you walk through our doors you can be guaranteed that you will be receiving a dynamic and multidisciplinary approach to your care. Your treatment will be comprehensive and evidence- based as keeping up with current rehab research and techniques are a priority for us. You can be assured that you will be treated with the care and respect you deserve during your health journey with us.

All this, and it's done with a smile. 🙂

What You Can Expect With Your Treatments

A Hands-On Approach

This may include soft tissue release and mobilizations, joint mobilizations and manipulations and muscle stretching to improve daily function.


Modalities are used to decrease pain and swelling and to help speed up the healing process. They may include, therapeutic ultrasound, TENS and /or muscle stim, acupuncture and shockwave.

Exercise Prescription

Individualized exercises tailored to your health issue, designed to get you the strength to function optimally as soon as possible.


We inform our patients about their diagnosis and symptoms and educate them on ways to help recover with independence. We also provide information to avoid and prevent re injury. As a patient of Fortius Physiotherapy and Wellness, you can count on a very thorough biomechanical assessment, individual one on one time with your therapist and a treatment plan designed specifically for you.