Our Team

Registered Manual Osteopaths

ALI HAGHIGHI

ALI HAGHIGHI

Clinic Owner

Registered Manual Osteopath, DOMP, RMO, BSc(Ost), DO(EU)

Registered Trigenics Practitioner, RTP

Ali started Professional Massage Therapy in 2011 at Wellsprings College of Massage Therapy and Alternative Medicine. In 2012, to improve his knowledge and experience he started his study of Osteopathy. In 2017, he graduated from the National Academy of Osteopathy (NAO) as an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner, DOMP. Ali is currently enrolled in the BSc(O)/DO program in the National University of Medical Sciences.

What Ali loves about Osteopathy is that it is a unique system of manual therapy. Which is a gentle, safe and effective form of hands-on, holistic, and drug free therapy. Osteopathic principles focus on the treatment of the musculoskeletal (muscles, joints, fascia, ligaments) system, organs and the central nervous system. Ali believes that given the right conditions, the body has an amazing ability to rebalance and heal itself.

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JACINDA THOMSON

Manual Osteopath, DOMP

Jacinda has been working in health care for over 20 years. Her caring nature ensures all patients receive the care they need to heal. She is trained in Manual Osteopathy, Acupuncture and Yoga Therapy. Jacinda uses a combination of these therapies to treat a wide variety of conditions and injuries, including sports injuries, repetitive strain injuries, chronic pain, post-surgical, postpartum conditions, injuries caused by motor vehicle accidents (whiplash and concussions), and other common conditions.

Jacinda wrote her thesis on the Geriatric Patient and the positive outcome Osteopathy has on this population. A recent article she wrote, Osteopathy Helps Mom and Baby was featured in the Healthy Living Magazine.

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KAVEH GHAFOURI

Manual Osteopath, DOMP, PT (Iran)

Kaveh started physiotherapy in 2009 in Iran. He treated different types of patients with sports injuries, post-operation rehabilitation, knee and shoulder pain, with main interest in spine specifically treating neck and low back pain. Having interest in manual therapy, motivated him to study Osteopathy at the National Academy of Osteopathy in Canada. He believes that combinations of physiotherapy and osteopathy hands-on techniques can be remarkably effective in treating patients.

Kaveh likes to learn and he is willing to join different courses to learn more about craniosacral therapy, McKenzie techniques and Trigenics.

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GELAREH SANEIAN

Registered Manual Osteopath, BSc Kin, DOMP, RMO, DO (Euro)

Gelareh graduated with a Specialized Honours in Kinesiology from York University in 2016. She then pursued her education obtaining a Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practitioner from Toronto. Gelareh is a member of Osteopathy Chronic Pain Clinics of Canada (OCPCC) as well as Alliance Canadienne Médecine Alternative association (ACMA) and registered with College of Registered Manual Osteopaths of Canada (CRMO). She also currently graduated as a Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) from Spain.

Why does Gloria love be a Manual Osteopath? “I love that I get the chance to meet new people and to help them achieve their goals; whether it’s a sport or job-related or with daily activities. It’s a special feeling when your patients trust you with their care.”

Presently, Gelareh will only be treating patients 9 years old and older. She is also not treating pregnant women.

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr Hera Khayyam

DR. HERA KHAYYAM

Chiropractor (DC, BHSc Kin (Hons))

Dr. Hera Khayyam is a graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC). She treats many musculoskeletal disorders, with a focus on headaches, neck pain, and low back pain. She has previous experience working with clients both as a chiropractor and personal trainer for conditions such as fibromyalgia, rheumatic disorders, cardiac issues, and pregnancy-based pelvic pain.

Due to the lifestyle changes she has seen as a result, she applies an exercise-based approach to supplement the care of her patients. She is a firm believer of empowering her patients to be an active participant in their healthcare experience.

Registered Massage Therapists

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YALDA FALLAHI

Clinic Owner

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Yalda is a RMT and a graduate of the Massage Therapy program at Wellspring College in 2013. She is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and is a member of the Registered Massage Therapist’s Association of Ontario (RMTAO).

Since then Yalda has expanded on her treatment skills which include, Deep tissue massage, Trigger point therapy, myofascial release therapy, Hot stone massage, Indian head massage, Cupping Therapy, Infant massage training, and K taping.

Yalda focuses on the provision of massage treatment to treat sports injuries, as well as chronic pain and stiffness, treatment for tension headaches, frozen shoulder, sciatica and lower back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis/golfer elbow, knee and ankle sprains, muscle strains, TMJ pain, plantar fasciitis, migraines and tension headaches and many more.

If you’re looking to relax, or need a therapeutic massage treatment, Yalda can adjust your therapy session to your needs.

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CARINA DA COSTA

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Carina is a Graduate from the Georgian College Massage Therapy Program. Through out her time at Georgian she was able to gain experience in wellness and therapeutic massage. Some of the areas she is familiar with include pregnancy, sports, fibromyalgia, inflammatory arthritides, geriatrics, complex care, and palliative care. Carina is passionate about living a healthy lifestyle and her top priority is the health and wellbeing of her patients!

Tasha Moutsos

TASHA MOUTSOS

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT), Reiki Therapist

Anastasia graduated from ICT Kikkawa College in 1997 and has been a member of good standing with the CMTO ever since. She has been applying her skills for the last 21 years and as a massage therapist, and offers relaxation-based treatments, Deep tissue treatments, Active-release technique, Hot Stone Therapy, Trigger Point Therapy, Sport massage, and Prenatal & Postnatal massage. She loves to blend a variety of techniques to bring relief from discomfort and to foster relaxation and healing.

Anastasia also completed her 3 levels of Reiki certification during her Massage Therapy training and became a Reiki Master and Therapist. Over the years, her enchantment with vibrational healing has brought her to many gifted mentors and teachers including the world-renowned Dr. Sharon Forrest where she studied cutting edge techniques and gained expertise in the fields of Energy Medicine & Psychology, Quantum Neuroscience, Epigenetics and Body/Mind Medicine.

Anastasia is passionate about living her own life with a healthy balanced work/play lifestyle, and brings inspiration to her clients to create their own unique wellness journey to achieving their perfect life balance and maintain their healthiness.

Anastasia believes that energetic imbalances within the body cause it to vibrate at a lower frequency and brings this approach to all her Massage Therapy and Energy based treatments by focusing on raising her clients’ energetic signature in ways that her intuition guides her.

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ZHEN (CHERRY) GAO

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Cherry is a member of College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. She graduated with a massage therapy diploma. She always listens to the client and assesses the root cause of the pain and prepares a unique treatment plan for each patient. Cherry combines TCM Tuina technique and various other techniques to help clients release pain in the most efficient way.

Cherry specialized treatments are on muscle over used injury, chronic muscle pain, sport injuries and pre-natal/ post-natal massage care. She performs modalities such as Swedish massage, Tuina massage and hot stone massage. Cherry treats clients in a friendly and professional manner. She is also constantly striving to learn more through continued education.

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THEO PARUSIS

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Graduated from Sutherland-Chan, Teaching School of Massage Therapy in 1998. With 21 years of experience, Theo prides himself with helping his clients regain and retain function in work, play, and rest. Theo’s massages are both therapeutic and relaxing by combining deep and specific massage techniques along with relaxing techniques to target pain and injury and help return the client to optimal health. Theo has extensive experience working with back and neck pain, sciatica, work-related tension, headaches, repetitive strain, chronic stress and a variety of other conditions and maladies. Theo uses Swedish massage, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, joint mobilizations, and hydrotherapy. He will implement a home care program of stretching that will ensure the clients continued progress.

Theo taught for over 2 years in massage therapy, ran a student clinic in that time, and has been a part of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario for the last 3 years with Quality Assurance and as a Peer Assessor. More recently he is also part of the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee.

Juliana Bastone

JULIANA BASTONE

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Juliana’s passion is helping people, which prompted her career as a massage therapist. She has 2000 hours of training with Medix College and her specialties include Swedish massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy and deep relaxation techniques. Combining these different techniques makes for a relaxing, yet effective massage in relieving tight muscles from every day use or injuries from overuse.

Juliana is very excited to continue her massage education by adding other modalities and techniques to her range of abilities.    At the end of the day she finds such fulfillment knowing she has made a difference in helping her clients feel better.

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NICOLE BILLET

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Nicole has been an enthusiastic and dedicated massage therapist since 2004. She is committed to helping you meet your goals, whether to restore your body to function, manage chronic pain, or renew yourself through relaxation.

As well as utilizing classic Swedish and deep tissue techniques, Nicole has taken courses in Prenatal Massage, Hot Stone and Aromatherapy to name a few. In future she will continue to add new skills.

For Nicole, massage therapy blends one-on-one relationship with hands on care within a holistic approach for your wellness journey.

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QIQI (CINDY) QIU (ON MATERNITY LEAVE)

Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Cindy graduated from Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy in 2016. Her past education includes studies in chemical pharmaceutical technology and Kinesiology.

She has a passion of studying in a heath-care field. By integrating the scientific knowledge with natural and traditional approaches, she is committed to work with you to help you put your body back to a balance state of health and wellness. Cindy specializes in treatment-oriented massage, trigger point therapy, myofascial release and acupressure. She uses different techniques incorporated into Swedish massage to relieve troubled areas and help encourage optimal health.

Registered Acupuncturist

JIN (JINHYUN MO)

JINHYUN (JIN) MO

Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Acupuncturist (R.TCMP & R.Ac)

Jin has been studying at Toronto School of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TSTCM) for many years and graduating of the Advanced TCM Diploma Program. She is Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Acupuncturist (R.TCMP & R.Ac) with College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario (CTCMPAO). Jin has a passion for the holistic approach of Chinese Medicine, taking into account individual physical, emotional, psychological, lifestyle and nutritional needs.

She believes that teamwork between a client and a practitioner is the most important factor in successful treatment. Not only do she understands people in both physical and emotional ways, but also knows how to treat people with love. She can treat chronic pain relief – neck, shoulder and lower back pain- as well as in the treatment of anxiety, insomnia, depression, emotional issues, stress reduction and gynecological problems-infertility, menstrual problems, IVF and menopause symptoms.

Naturopathic Doctor

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DR. MEHREEN HUSSAIN

Naturopathic Doctor (ND)

Dr. Mehreen Hussain graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, class of 2018 and has started practicing since. Dr.Hussain specializes in Women’s health and Children’s health. Her experience includes working in long term cares centers, hospitals and community centers. At these centers, Dr.Hussain helped provide treatment recommendations for all the different major organ pathologies. Dr.Hussain believe in a three way process to help achieve optimum health, these include building a strong foundation by repairing the body’s systems then adding systems of detoxification and drainage to help remove toxins and waste from the body and finally establishing pillars of health thru diet, lifestyle and supplements to help strengthen and maintain optimum health functions. Dr.Hussain likes to follow a thorough process to help individuals regain their health and likes to inspire her clients to be doctors of their own health by educating them and their families in easy to use health practices. Dr. Hussain enjoys making her own herbal and beauty remedies for her family and friends to use and likes to impart her knowledge to her clients so that they may also begin to incorporate health remedies in the comfort of their homes. Dr. Hussain has excelled at modalities such as Acupuncture, Fertility Acupuncture, Botanical medicine, Chinese medicine, Homeopathy, Nutrition, Psychological counselling, Naturopathic Joint manipulation, Massage and Hydro therapy. In addition, she also has knowledge of Ayuverdic medicine, Unani medicine, Native American medicine, Aromatherapy, Bach flower remedies, Phythotherapy, Gem therapy, Cupping, Hijama, Energy testing, Meditation and Reflexology. She uses all these different traditions of medicine to help her clients achieve optimum health and well-being.

Registered Reflexologist Practitioner

Anita Nand

ANITA NAND

Registered Reflexologist Practitioner (RRP’r)

“Reflexology is a natural, gentle way to release toxins from your body. It is a wholistic energy-based modality.”

Curiosity motivated Anita to join the Ontario College of Reflexology in 2004. It did not take long for fascination and excitement to inspire Anita to become Certified and a Registered Reflexologist Practitioner (RRP’r) with the Reflexology Registration Council of Ontario.

Anita remembers as a child back home in Fiji her mom massaging her feet and dousing warm coconut oil onto her scalp and hair. She remembers it feeling amazing and keeping her healthy and strong. Anita believes in Reflexology, and its natural powers to bring the body back into homeostasis by treating clients physical, mental & spiritual matters.

Anita’s passion to watch her patients come back to healthy state inspired her to obtain certificates in Hot Stone Reflexology, Pregnancy Reflexology, Facial Reflexology and Indian Head Massage.

On her spare time, Anita enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, crocheting and donating chemo caps for the cancer patients at Southlake Regional Hospital, charity work, and showing kindness, respect and love to everyone she knows and meets.

Administrative Team

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CHELSEA

Medical Office Administrator

Chelsea is the full-time Medical Office Administrator at Ultimate Health Clinic. After being a stay-at-home mom for a few years, Chelsea decided it was time to go back to school and do something for herself. She has always had an interest in the medical field and helping people. Chelsea graduated from Everest College in 2014 (with honours) from the Medical Office Administrator program.

Chelsea is highly proficient in computer skills and is excellent at multitasking and problem-solving. She is committed to making sure the clinic is organized and runs smoothly. Chelsea is passionate about healthcare and ensuring that everyone feels comfortable and welcome.

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EMILY

Medical Office Administrator

Emily has successfully graduated from the Fitness and Health Promotion program at Georgian College. She has also completed a partial Business-Law degree at Ryerson University. After a few years of trying different career paths, Emily has finally realized her passion lies in entrepreneurship. She currently owns and operates a small business in the health and beauty industry. She works very hard to bring the best customer experience to her own clients as well as those that belong to Ultimate Health Clinic.

Growing up Emily participated in high level competitive sports where she learned very valuable life skills such as persistence, dedication, and discipline, in which she has carried on into her adult life. She really enjoys coaching youth development programs in such sports as Figure Skating, Horse-Back Riding, and Soccer.

Emily loves to live a healthy, active, and natural lifestyle, and believes that self-care should be at the top of your list. She hopes to promote these values and beliefs throughout the clinic, both with clients and her fellow co-workers.