Liza Egbogah BSc, DC, DOMP is a manual osteopath, myofascial release pro and a body + posture expert. She holds a Doctor of Chiropractic [currently practicing osteopathy], graduating with Summa Cum Laude and clinic honors from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, a diploma in osteopathic manual practice and also holds a Pharmacology degree with distinction from the Universityof Alberta. Liza is also a certified personal trainer and a member of Harvard's post graduate association.
Liza has had extensive experience consulting with senior executives, celebrities and political leaders on health matters, pain control and stress reduction strategies. She is a sought out speaker and has presented for the Ontario government, workplaces throughout Toronto, luxury hotels and various events. She is an expert on CTV's The Social and CTV Morning Live and has appeared on etalk, Global TV, MTV, provided expert opinion for Toronto Life, Toronto Sun, NOW magazine, the Toronto Star and the Globe and Mail and written articles for Yahoo, Vitamin Daily, Toronto Guardian, Curated Life, Jolee magazine and the Nigerian Canadian newspaper.
Liza believes in a holistic approach to health. Through the use of well rounded treatment protocols that include adjustments, massage, mobilizations, myofascial release techniques, electrotherapeutic modalities, exercise/stretch prescription, nutritional/ lifestyle counseling, postural assessment, and custom orthotic therapy, Dr. Liza is renowned for exceeding patients' expectations of care by employing innovative and individualized treatment methods.
As a former athlete practicing various martial arts [Karate, Capoeira], competing in track and field [hurdles, sprint] and dabbling in dance [ballet, hip-hop], Dr. Liza continues to maintain an active lifestyle regularly practicing Bikram yoga, working out at the gym and participating in various fitness classes.
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Dr. Belinda’s passion for health and wellness is not only seen in her academic and professional life but her personal one as well. She is an avid cyclist and has done several self-guided tours across most of Eastern Canada. Most recently, she cycled through the United Kingdom with her partner.
Dr. Belinda wants to help you move, or get moving, and she strives to make living healthy feel good, and feel achievable. She has a holistic approach to wellness, which means she not only looks for the underlying cause of patient’s symptoms, but also locates disruptions or restrictions in the body that interfere with the nervous system, a crucial system that controls and regulates the entire body. Her enthusiasm for health and wellness is described as contagious and she has a strong passion for not only providing care, but also for wellness education- she truly believes movement is the key to health. Her treatments include a combination of chiropractic adjustments, soft tissue therapy, mobilizations and acupuncture.
Dr. Belinda Chan is a graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC). She has an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario and has over four years of experience as a personal trainer. During her years at CMCC she maintained a high academic average and graduated with a certificate of Clinical Acupuncture.
Michelle Graham is a widely experienced clinical massage therapist. Member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, and holds an honours degree in Medical Sciences from the University of Western Ontario.
She believes massage therapy has such an important role in the preventative and restorative fields of holistic healthcare, and it plays an essential part of one's health and well-being. Her treatments are client-focused and comprehensive. The client's condition will be thoroughly assessed to formulate the aims of the treatment, and to ensure that the treatment achieves the desired effect of alleviating the condition being treated.
"An individual's authority over their health can only be established through knowledge. Having twelve years of clinical experience as a healthcare practitioner of registered massage therapy, I consider myself an expert in the fields of massage therapy assessment and treatment, and health & wellness. I intend on providing the knowledge and awareness required for proactive living by addressing both the individual and also the public. My passion lies in helping others live happy vibrant lives".
Using soft tissue manipulation, myofascial release, neuromuscular facilitation, trigger point therapy, and stretching - common conditions such as chronic stress, pain management, motor vehicle accidents, muscle spasm, sprains, strains, tendonitis, reduced range of motion, post workout recovery, injury rehabilitation, pre and post-natal conditions, lowered immune function, insomnia, headache, disease, and illness can be addressed efficaciously.
Soraia Lavareda is a skilled and comprehensive registered massage therapist. She graduated with honors from Humber College in Massage Therapy and also holds a diploma in Fitness and Health Promotions. She is a certified personal trainer and has worked as a fitness coach since 2011, primarily working with soccer athletes. Her clinical experiences continued with athletes, working with York Universities track team. Her other clinical experiences include pregnancy massage and massage treatment of people with diabetes and acquired brain injuries. Soraia has a passion for fitness and health, and maintains a healthy and active lifestyle by weight-lifting, running and playing competitive soccer.
Soraia strives to provide well-rounded treatments, taking a patient-centered and individualized approach with her patients. She relies on orthopedic assessments to accurately identify weaknesses and limitations in order to design and deliver an effective treatment. She incorporates a variety of techniques including myofascial release, Swedish techniques, trigger point therapy, heat and stretches to address soft-tissue limitations. Soraia strongly believes in prescribing corrective and remedial exercise programs to her patients and providing them with the knowledge and support to stay active in their own health care.
Soraia has dedicated herself in being a lifelong learner and knows the importance of staying current in her field. She continuously strives to improve her skills as a therapist and deliver the most effective treatment for her patients.