Oleksandr is both a Massage Therapist and an Osteopathic Manual Practioner. He is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, Registered Massage Therapists’ Association of Ontario and the Ontario Federation of Osteopathic Professionals. His goal is to facilitate healing and wellness by helping the body to be more structurally aligned by practicing massage and osteopathy in adults, infants and children. Oleksandr is knowledgeable in various techniques of massage and osteopathic therapies, including neuromuscular techniques, orthopaedic massage, myofascial release techniques, craniosacral therapy, visceral therapy and manual lymphatic drainage. He specializes in treating back pain, frozen shoulders, knee pain, headaches, migraines, dizziness, nausea, digestive problems (IBS, Crohn’s disease, gastro intestinal), respiratory problems, peripheral nerve problems (sciatic pain, thoracic outlet syndrome, carpal tunnel syndrome) irritability and problems of balance to name a few. He has extensive knowledge of anatomy, body structure and function of the human body and this enables him to provide his clients with feedback about their body and how to improve their well being using different methods of exercise and diet. Oleksandr would like the opportunity to begin your journey towards optimal health.
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Dorothy Kazula B.Sc., Registered Acupuncturist. After receiving her B.Sc from the University of Toronto, Dorothy completed a 4-year Chinese Medicine program at The Michener Institute in Toronto, Ontario. Compelled to be immersed in the origins of Chinese medicine Dorothy pursued post-graduate studies at the Xi’an T.C.M. Hospital in Xian, China.
Dorothy treats many different conditions ranging from musculoskeletal disorders to women’s reproductive wellness including enhancing fertility, pregnancy, birth and postpartum care. Working in collaboration with other health professionals such as physicians, naturopaths and physiotherapists Dorothy is able to provide comprehensive care for her clients.
Patients come to me feeling stressed, helpless and unaware of their body and its processes. After we begin treatment they start to feel confident and more in control and begin to make better choices that influence their health and well-being. Making a difference in people’s lives is the most rewarding aspect of my job.
- Graduate of The Michener Institute (Toronto, Ontario) 2003
- Member of the Chinese Medicine Association of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese
- Member of The Canadian Society of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
Specialized TCM Training:
- Acupuncture in Pregnancy & Childbirth; training with Debra Betts
- Motor Point Acupuncture
- Facial Rejuvenation
Languages Spoken: English & Polish
Drawing on years of intensive study, an admiration for the human body, and a natural human instinct for care, Dr. Alessandro Pichini is highly qualified to help you understand your pain, provide the relief you’ve been looking for and help prevent it from coming back.
Dr. Pichini has been moulded through a solid background in health sciences and healthy living. He holds an Honours Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Waterloo and graduated as a Chiropractor from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. He received a number of awards and recognition for academic excellence, achievements within his community, and published research and was selected to complete his chiropractic internship within the Family Health Department at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. Dr. Pichini is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist who uses a scientific approach to train your body to be ready to handle any of life’s physical challenges; anywhere from preparing you for a sport to helping you to return to the simple activities you love doing.
Dr. Pichini treats a wide variety of acute and chronic injuries related to your muscles, joints and nerves. He aims to personalize his treatment plan with your individual needs and comfort level using evidence-based chiropractic care and well-rounded protocols such as soft tissue therapy, adjustments, active rehabilitation, medical acupuncture and various pain/healing modalities. He takes a proactive approach to your health and looks at the whole you to identify the cause of your pain; not just the source.
Dr. Pichini is known to be friendly, passionate about helping others, and is an active member of his community. Having served as an executive board member, a fundraising director, and active supporter for a number of charities and service groups, Dr. Pichini shows enthusiasm to making a difference in people’s lives beyond the treatment room.
Dr. Alessandro Pichini, B.Sc.(Hons), CSCS, MBA, DC
Chiropractor and Strength/Conditioning Specialist
Klaudia’s interest in the study of human body begun in very early days, right after high school when she chose her continued education in a university program as a health practitioner. She successfully completed her studies. During her practical years, her love for human body well being only grew, giving care to all ranges of age from young to elderly. Arriving from overseas, she quickly achieved her diploma to practice in Ontario, continuing her love of care giving, body wellness treatments & healings. Her massage techniques are capable in offering wide ranges of treatments to suit patient’s satisfaction from mild leisure techniques to intensive more targeted areas better known as trigger points.
In Klaudia’s divers treatments she focuses on all areas of the body using a wide variety of tools to better meet the needs of her clients. She possesses additional inner health healing tactics which are transferring her energy through to her clients. A treatment that must be experienced which is above and beyond massage therapy. For treatments of aches and pains or simply to relax and de-stress, Klaudia prides herself in delivering the best massage ever. From the moment you meet her, you will surely experience her as though you knew her all along.