Tanya is a Registered Physiotherapist with over 15 years of experience. She has worked in private clinics for about 12 years and in addition worked in various other settings like hospitals, retirement homes and nursing homes serving the senior population for over 8 years. Tanya specializes in treatments of various orthopedic and neurological conditions, TMJ dysfunctions, sports injuries, Falls prevention for seniors and post surgery rehab. She is an ADP authorizer and can assist with prescription of walkers and other home safety and mobility devices. She is also experienced working with young children with neurological and musculoskeletal dysfunctions. As a mother of two young kids herself, she has a caring, empathetic and fun way of dealing with children. Tanya believes in keeping her knowledge updated on latest researches and trends in healthcare through continuing education, courses, workshops and seminars. She has been a member of many interdisciplinary teams and committees and led various meetings, webinars and conferences. As an active person in her personal life, she emphasizes on the importance of exercise and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Dr Ian Anderson
Dr Ian Anderson is well known in the Ottawa chiropractic community. He has been practising as a chiropractor in the Ottawa area for over 20 years. He earned his Doctorate in Chiropractic from Memorial Chiropractic College in 1996, following completion of his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo in 1992. Dr. Anderson's reputation for working hard for his patients to treat the root cause of their conditions, is impressive. His clinical focus includes, but is not limited to, the treatment of chronic musculoskeletal and occupational injuries. His patients experience relief from whiplash, headache,repetitive strain, and sport injuries under his care. He is known in his patient circles as the 'go-to spine and knee guy'. Dr. Anderson uses a blend of gentle treatments such as laser, soft tissue technique, microcurrent, neuromuscular electrical stimulation, manual therapy, exercise therapy, shockwave and spinal decompression therapy. His practice places a special emphasis on patient education and the provision of tools to patients to make positive lifestyle changes. He believes that by involving patients in their own treatment, control over best results will be in the patient's corner. Ian and his wife Janice have 3 daughters. When not found at the local hockey rink being the “number one fan” for his competitive hockey playing children, he enjoys a good game of golf and a variety of leisure activities.
Registered Massage Therapist
Kim is Registered Massage Therapist with over 12 years of experience. She has worked in Chiropractic and Physiotherapy clinics for the duration of her career. She specializes in therapeutic Swedish massage therapy and has taken courses to expand her scope of deep tissue therapy. She has also worked many hours of myofascial, pregnancy massage, and has worked with many athletes, infants, and children. She works with and communicates with her clients in order to create a massage that will suit specific needs of each individual client. She provides the elements of relaxing, yet delivers an effective massage in relieving tight muscles from everyday use, injuries and injuries from overuse. Kim encourages her clients to be active participants in their healing process and will send you home with information and a plan so that you can continue in your active healing and are able to alleviate the pain and tightness in between appointments. Kim decided to become a massage therapist because she loves helping people. At the end of the day she find's such a fulfillment knowing she has made a difference in helping her clients feel better.
Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Wang is a registered acupuncturist and herbalist. He completed his eight-year Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine program in China. Afterwards, he worked as a TCM Doctor in Jiangsu Provincial Hospital of TCM for 10 years, as well as an instructor and Director of a Student Clinic at International Acupuncturist Training Center pointed by World Health Organization. His services include Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture and Nutritional Herbology. He has special interest in Gastrointestinal Disorders. (e.g. Constipation, Diarrhea, Ulcers, Gastritis and Obesity.) Immune Disorders (e.g. Chronic Fatigue, Allergies.) Neurological Problems (e.g. Stress, Depression, Insomnia, Dizziness and Facial palsy.) Pain Management (e.g. Arthritis, “Frozen Shoulder”, “Tennis Elbow”, Headache, Back Pain, Migraine, Rheumatism, Sore Throat and Toothaches.) Dr. Wang is fluent in English, Chinese and Japanese. He brings a wealth of knowledge from his deep understanding of TCM philosophy, along with his background in Science. He always integrates the strengths of both Western Medicine and TCM in his treatments. Dr. Wang takes a patient oriented approach to his practice, believing that the role of the practitioner is to act as a guide and facilitate healing that comes from within. This can only be accomplished with the identification and treatment of the root of the disease.
Dennis is a graduate from Algonquin college where he received a degree in PTA/OTA program. Since graduating, he has been working with seniors in LTC homes in and around Ottawa. Dennis also holds a Diploma in fitness and health promotion and is passionate about maintaining health and wellness. He is innovative with exercise programs and enjoys working with seniors. In his spare time, he enjoys playing and watching every sport possible, cooking and going on adventures with his french bulldog.
Alishia has a love for aesthetics and a passion for helping people. The skin is an important organ and should be cared for in the manner that we would care for every other organ in our body. She truly enjoys helping people with their skin and skin conditions. Guiding clients towards the right treatments and products that will have the desired outcome. Taking the time to listen and understand what each client wants is important to her. In addition making people feel at ease. In a world full of products packaged to grab our attention, it is important to seek out the advice of a skin care professional. As using the wrong products can have the reverse effects. Not only she focusses on a in-clinic skin care program; she will help you build an at home skin care regime with the right products for your skin type. Nothing excites her more than seeing the skin at it's best. She would love to work with you to achieve this together.
Sandy is passionate about aesthtics and skin care. She graduated from Ottawa Academy in Aesthetics program and holds multiple diplomas in make up, massage and tattoo. She specializes in facial care. Sandy is skilled in performing IPL treatments, facials and Microdermabrsion treatments. She is an enthusiastic person and very dilligent in her work. Sandy believes in explaining her clients well about pre and post care of treatments and what to expect. She provides recommendations and does skin analysis for each client. As an outgoing and friendly person herself, she makes her clients feel comfortable and at ease in the clinic.