Mara Chaplin

Mara Chaplin

Massage & Athletic Therapist

Mara graduated from Sheridan College with a Bachelor of Applied Health Science (Athletic Therapy) with Honours in 2007, a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Dalhousie University in 2003 and a Diploma in Massage Therapy from Ontario College of Health Technology in 2016. She is trained in manual techniques such as Mulligans, soft tissue release and Myofasical Release.

For the past six years Mara has been working as a Certified Athletic Therapist and most recently as a Registered Massage Therapist with top junior and professional tennis players while covering ITF and Tennis Canada sanctioned events. She traveled internationally with Canada’s Wheelchair Tennis Team and Canada’s Women’s and U19 Women’s National Floorball Teams. Mara worked as a therapist in Tennis for the Pan Am Games and as the Lead Medical Practitioner for Wheelchair Tennis at the Parapan Am Games in Toronto. She was the Lead Medical Practitioner for Wheelchair Tennis at the 2017 Invictus Games.

Becky Colwell

Becky Colwell

Physiotherapist

Becky graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 2012 with an Honours Specialization in Kinesiology and a minor in Rehabilitation Sciences. She completed her Masters of Physiotherapy in Australia at the University of Sydney in 2015. Before returning to Canada, she gained experience in orthopaedics, acute neurosurgery and intensive care in a hospital setting.

Becky believes in a holistic and preventative approach to rehab and her treatment style showcases this with a focus on manual therapy, movement re-education and functional strengthening.

Becky leads an active lifestyle and enjoys outdoor activities, cross-training, yoga and trying new recipes.

Jenet Kwan

Jenet Kwan

Massage Therapist & Fascial Stretch

Jenet graduated with honours from The Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in 2016. She also received special recognition certificates for additional placements in Sports Therapy as well as treating patients at Mount Sinai and Toronto Rehab in the Musculoskeletal Program. Constantly curious in various ways to heal the body naturally, she continues to learn new modalities to incorporate into her practice. Jenet has been a long-time advocate of living a healthy, balanced and active lifestyle and wants to help others do the same. Along with her formal education she brings a natural ability to connect with people with compassion and empathy.
Dr. Tom McGee

Dr. Tom McGee

Chiropractor

Dr. McGee is a graduate of New York Chiropractic College (2006). He has worked with family physicians, sports medicine doctors, physiotherapists, massage therapists, and other health care professionals to provide the ideal treatment for patients ranging from chiropractic manipulation and soft tissue therapy to dietary modifications and lifestyle changes. He has worked with collegiate, youth, and elite national and provincial athletes baseball players, volleyball players, swimmers, rugby players, golfers, and hockey players helping improve strength, conditioning, and rehabilitation of sports injuries.
Dr. Tom has been the lead chiropractor and clinic director of two rehabilitation clinics specializing in post-traumatic injury rehabilitation while continuing to maintain a private practice outside of the city. He has certifications in chiropractic and soft tissue techniques including Fascial Stretch Therapy, Diversified technique, Nimmo trigger point therapy, and Graston soft tissue therapy. Along with his technique certifications, Dr. Tom holds certifications for several different types of post-traumatic injury assessments.
In what little spare time he has, Dr. Tom has enjoyed coaching and training youth baseball players, as well as authoring a shoulder strengthening manual for baseball players.
Dr. McGee’s associations include: The College of Chiropractors of Ontario, The Ontario Chiropractic Association and others.

Lilian Motta

Lilian Motta

Fascial Stretch Therapist & Reiki Practitioner

Lilian Motta has a passion for helping people and teaching them tools to take responsibility for their own well-being.  In 2011 she began her career as a Reiki Practitioner and learned the importance of emotional balance and how to create a comfortable and safe space. In 2013 she discovered Fascial Stretch Therapy, which taught her the importance of focusing on the fascia and joint capsule as the key elements in achieving optimal flexibility, strength, performance and pain relief. Believing that treatment does not need to be painful to be effective, she focuses on relaxation treatment methods. She facilitates workshops and Mindful Social Events throughout North America to get people out of their comfort zone and into their power zone. Her attentiveness and genuine compassion keep Lilian’s clients returning; her contagious happiness has patients feeling recharged and lighter.
Philip Sianticos

Philip Sianticos

Massage Therapist

Philip is motivated to help improve his patients’ quality of life by providing them with professional, personalized and effective treatments. Philip strives to ensure that every patient gets a treatment tailored to their needs to ensure they receive the therapy they require to reach their goals.

Philip is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and has a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. He is a graduate of the Sutherland-Chan School and Teaching Clinic. His interest in rehabilitation and health care have led him to placements and internships in Toronto General Hospital, the Biosteel pre NHL camp, Lyndhurst Centre and a large rehabilitation facility in Germany called Reha Salvea. Philip’s training includes but is not limited to:
• Fascial Stretch Therapy Level 2
• Myofascial release
• Swedish Massage
• Myofascial trigger point therapy
• Bioflex laser therapy
• Pregnancy massage
• Lymphatic drainage
• Deep tissue massage
• Relaxation massage
• TMJ massage
• Whiplash Associated Disorders

Dr. Alex Tacconelli

Dr. Alex Tacconelli

Chiropractor

Dr. Alex Tacconelli is a registered chiropractor who received his Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) in Toronto. Prior to studying at CMCC, he received a Bachelors of Science Degree in Kinesiology from York University where he was also a member of the York Lions Soccer team. In conjunction with his chiropractic degree, Alex has specialized training and certifications in several diagnostic and rehabilitative based protocols including Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA Level 1) and Functional Range Conditioning (FRC®), as well as certifications in Functional Range Release (FR®), an assessment and treatment based approach for various soft tissue injuries. Alex has worked in multi-disciplinary settings with physiotherapists, massage therapists, naturopaths and osteopaths and understands the importance of implementing a patient-centered approach to optimize patient care. Dr. Tacconelli has a special interest in the treatment and rehabilitation of sport-related injuries but welcomes all patients regardless of their age or athletic abilities. During his spare time, Dr. Tacconelli enjoys playing hockey, soccer, and golf as well as appreciating some of the cities best eats.
Dr. Tacconelli’s association include: The College of Chiropractors of Ontario, the Ontario Chiropractic Association, and the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association

Kendra Thomson

Kendra Thomson

Massage Therapist

Kendra is a registered massage therapist who graduated from Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in June 2014. She also has a background in Human Kinetics from Capilano University in Vancouver, where she obtained her Certified Personal Training.
Since graduating, Kendra brings motivation and strong eagerness to provide effective and professional treatment for all her client’s needs. Her drive and dedication to helping others provides her with the ability to communicate and connect with clients to aid in their road to recovery and promotion of health and wellness.
Kendra was born and raised in Whitehorse, Yukon, where she was engaged in many different sporting teams such as volleyball, basketball, soccer, dance and any activity that gets her blood moving! She has a strong passion for being in the outdoors and brings that passion to her work place treatment style.
Kendra’s love for learning about the human body and all the different muscles, provides her with a strong pull towards assessment and treatment of all kinds of injuries and/or needs of her clients. Kendra utilizes many manual techniques such as Sport Massage, Soft Tissue Release, Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy, Pre/Post Natal Massage, Fascial Stretch Therapy, and has experience with Ultrasound / Tens machines. With her Personal Training background, Kendra likes to prescribe remedial exercises to help aid her patients in the road to recovery and with her initial assessment that allows her to prescribe a treatment plan to help get you back to your normal.