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Physiotherapy


Chiropractic


Massage Therapy- Senior Associate

Akeela’s interests include holistic care and sports massage for rehabilitation and injury prevention. Akeela’s practice focuses on optimizing the body’s ability to heal and repair through the use of various massage and soft tissue techniques.

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Sandro is a graduate of the Master of Physical Therapy program from the University of Western Ontario. Prior to this, he completed his Bachelor of Arts degree at York University, receiving specialized honours in Kinesiology and Health Science.

Sandro empowers his patients by taking an active approach to physical rehabilitation, placing emphasis on therapeutic exercise and education, in addition to using manual therapy techniques. Having completed courses in exercise prescription as well as his level I Manual Therapy diploma, Sandro also plans to take additional continuing education courses to further develop his skill set.

Some of Sandro’s personal interests include exercising and playing guitar.

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Michael began his studies graduating with a Specialized Honours Degree in Kinesiology & Health Science from York University in Toronto, Canada. He then went on to complete an Education Degree from York University focusing on Health and Sciences. With a strong passion to learn and further his skills, Michael went on to continue his studies in New York, completing a Master’s Degree in Physiotherapy with a clinical emphasis in orthopaedic medicine and manual therapy.

Michael is registered to practice Physiotherapy in both Canada and the United States and has worked with various populations in both countries. Michael continued his Physiotherapy education by completing a post graduate certification in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University. Michael also completed his Level 1 Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy through the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Recently, he has completed the Level One course for golf swing analysis through the Titleist Performance Institute. Michael is extremely passionate in his commitment to help individuals of all levels with injury recovery and performance enhancement.

Michael utilizes a functional approach to his assessments and treatments to determine and understand the neuro-anatomical cause of a client’s symptoms/condition. Michael’s treatments include various soft-tissue and joint mobilization techniques, acupuncture, athletic taping, physiotherapy modalities, as well as functional rehabilitative and athlete specific exercises to help alleviate pain, improve quality of movement and optimize performance.

Michael is extremely knowledgeable and experienced with exercise and high performance conditioning from years of participation in various competitive level sports and through his extensive academic training. As an avid sports lover himself, with a strong athletic background, Michael continues to be involved in a wide variety of sports and has special interest in training athletes in injury prevention, strength/conditioning, and performance optimization.

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Sienna completed her Master of Science in Physical Therapy at Queen’s University, and prior to this, she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and Health Science from York University. Sienna’s interest in physiotherapy began when she was younger and attended physiotherapy to support her active lifestyle. She has an extensive background in the performing arts, with a 14-year career as a dancer in various styles including ballet, jazz, contemporary and pointe, nurturing a curiosity for movement and the human body.

She has a strong passion in advocating for the overall health and well-being of her clients and helping them achieve their highest function and best self. Sienna takes a client-centered approach to treatment with a focus on thorough assessments, manual techniques and personalized exercise prescriptions.

Through her experience at a pelvic health clinic during school, Sienna has taken an interest in women’s health and pelvic floor physiotherapy. She is currently working towards completing post-graduate courses to pursue this area of specialty in the future. Outside of the clinic, Sienna spends her time challenging her own fitness in the gym, enjoying the outdoors, and connecting with friends and family.

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Matt is a compassionate manual practitioner with extensive knowledge and experience in treating neuromusculoskeletal injuries. He graduated from York University in 2016 with his Honours degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences while concurrently completing the Athletic Therapy (AT) Certificate program. After graduating from York, he continued his education by attending and graduating from the Ontario College of Health and Technology, becoming a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) in 2017. In 2018 he began his studies at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC). He graduated from CMCC in 2022. In addition to his multiple disciplines, Matt has also taken courses to expand his skillset in order to provide Western Medical Acupuncture to his patients.

Since 2013, Matt has worked in a variety of different rehab settings. From on-field athletic medical coverage, to multidiscplinary sports medicine facilities, to motor vehicle accident clinics he has seen and managed all kinds of athletic and non-athletic injuries and conditions. He uses a patient-centered approach from the initial visit in order to properly diagnose the pain generator. Following the initial assessment you can expect a clearly explained treatment plan directed at your specific goals.

He approaches his treatments in a unique way; by incorporating an all-encompassing treatment of the soft tissues, joints, and nerves to fully achieve his patient’s goals of decreased pain, increased mobility and improved strength/stability. He strives for improvement after every session and creates specialized treatment plans to ensure the same pain does not reoccur. As a uniquely multi-disciplined health care professional, Matt focuses on improving both athletic performance and the quality of life for all patients. With his excellent bed-side manner and patient-centered care he works to empower his patients through education and reassurance in every session. On his free time he enjoys playing hockey, volleyball, spikeball, tennis, golf and weight lifting.

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Matt is a compassionate manual practitioner with extensive knowledge and experience in treating neuromusculoskeletal injuries. He graduated from York University in 2016 with his Honours degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences while concurrently completing the Athletic Therapy (AT) Certificate program. After graduating from York, he continued his education by attending and graduating from the Ontario College of Health and Technology, becoming a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) in 2017. In 2018 he began his studies at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC). He graduated from CMCC in 2022. In addition to his multiple disciplines, Matt has also taken courses to expand his skillset in order to provide Western Medical Acupuncture to his patients.

Since 2013, Matt has worked in a variety of different rehab settings. From on-field athletic medical coverage, to multidiscplinary sports medicine facilities, to motor vehicle accident clinics he has seen and managed all kinds of athletic and non-athletic injuries and conditions. He uses a patient-centered approach from the initial visit in order to properly diagnose the pain generator. Following the initial assessment you can expect a clearly explained treatment plan directed at your specific goals.

He approaches his treatments in a unique way; by incorporating an all-encompassing treatment of the soft tissues, joints, and nerves to fully achieve his patient’s goals of decreased pain, increased mobility and improved strength/stability. He strives for improvement after every session and creates specialized treatment plans to ensure the same pain does not reoccur. As a uniquely multi-disciplined health care professional, Matt focuses on improving both athletic performance and the quality of life for all patients. With his excellent bed-side manner and patient-centered care he works to empower his patients through education and reassurance in every session. On his free time he enjoys playing hockey, volleyball, spikeball, tennis, golf and weight lifting.

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Miriam completed a Master of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto and received a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology and Health Science from York University.

Miriam has gained invaluable experience working with diverse age groups and addressing a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions. She has developed a passion for forging trust-based relationships with her patients. Her core mission revolves around helping individuals return to their everyday lives and achieve their personal goals, whatever they may be.

Miriam’s treatment approach is comprehensive, encompassing manual therapy techniques, personalized exercise programs, and patient education. She firmly believes that informed patients make the most progress, and she is committed to arming her clients with the knowledge and tools they need to succeed.

As a dedicated professional, Miriam is continually expanding her skill set through ongoing education. She actively participates in courses to enhance her proficiency in manual therapy and dry needling, ensuring that her patients receive the most effective and up-to-date treatments available.

Outside of her practice, Miriam maintains her own active lifestyle through regular exercise, enjoys exploring diverse culinary experiences by trying new foods, and is always seeking out new adventures.

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Sean is a Registered Massage Therapist and a graduate from Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology. He is currently registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) and a member of the Registered Massage Therapists of Ontario (RMTAO). After he graduated, he wanted to explore aspects of a mobile practice and he began to provide safe and effective treatments for clientele who may not have time or are not able to travel to a clinic.

Sean became a Massage Therapist because he enjoys helping people and seeing positive changes in the health of his clients.

He has experience treating a variety of conditions and ailments including thoracic outlet syndrome, carpal tunnel, plantar fasciitis, pre/post-natal, frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis).

Sean uses a combination of education, manual therapy, and exercise rehabilitation to achieve your goals and needs

He also furthered his studies by learning Soft Tissue Release (STR), Strain/Counter-Strain, Lymphatic Drainage (Vodder- Level 1), and updated his knowledge about concussions (Complete concussion management).

Sean’s interests include playing tennis, jogging, and technology.

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Cristina Piticco (MSc. PT., BSc., & CSEP-CEP) Registered Physiotherapist Manual Therapy Medical Acupuncture Provider Certified Sport Physiotherapist

Cristina obtained her Master’s of Physiotherapy Degree from McGill University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Kinesiology from York University. She believes the key to a successful and sustainable recovery stems from a patient-centered care model and strives to inspire all her patients to become more active, healthy, and happy.

Cristina has a special interest in treating patients of performing arts background, with previous experience treating circus performers on touring shows of Montreal’s Top 3 Circus Companies; Cirque Du Soliel, The 7 Fingers, and Cirque Eloize. Furthermore, she has both international and national experience treating athletes from various sports, including rugby, jujitsu, judo, table tennis, soccer and gymnastics to name a few. Currently, Cristina is a Certified Sport Physiotherapist and has been a Team Therapist for Canada’s National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team since 2018.

Using a treatment philosophy that combines manual therapy, myofascial release techniques, and exercise prescription, Cristina is able to provide comprehensive and holistic care for her patients. She is dedicated to her own professional development and currently holds a certification in utilizing Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University.

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Sahil is a Registered Physiotherapist and has obtained his Master’s Degree in Physiotherapy from Queen’s University in 2023. His passion for physiotherapy and movement stems from his background as a university varsity tennis player, and his own personal experiences of physiotherapy as an athlete. Sahil understands the importance of rehab and its impact not only on pain, but overall function. With a patient-centered approach, Sahil combines his manual therapy skills and strong emphasis on active-based rehab to help treat and manage a wide range of sports, orthopedic, and chronic pain conditions.

Outside of physiotherapy, Sahil enjoys playing sports (ask him anything about tennis and basketball), lifting weights, and going on long walks.

Sahil looks forward to knowing who you are as a person, what your goals are, and providing his expertise to help manage your health and overall well-being.

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Amanda Volpone is a Registered Massage Therapist and a graduate from Everest College. She is trained in various techniques of massage, which include: Swedish, Myofascial Release, PNF stretching, Deep Tissue, TRP Therapy, Craniosacral Therapy and Pregnancy massage. Within her treatments she intentionally creates a massage that will suit your specific needs towards wellness and improvements.

Amanda strongly believes in massage as a viable modality for relieving physical and emotional stress and for enhancing overall health. During her time away from work, she remains active by coaching and playing soccer, running and cycling.

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