Toronto Chiropractor | Acupuncture Practitioner | Rehabilitation Specialist
Dr. Jordan Rabinowitz (“Dr. Jordan”) is an experienced Chiropractor and Acupuncture Practitioner. Born and raised in Toronto, Dr. Jordan couldn’t be happier to be treating patients in the community he grew up in. He has a wide range of experience in the health and fitness industry, working alongside various professionals such as: a personal coach, fitness instructor, strength and conditioning specialist and a Chiropractor. In addition to his Honours in Bachelor of Science, with a specialization in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph, he holds a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. Dr. Jordan has completed additional training in Smart Tools Soft Tissue Therapy, Tool Assisted Soft Tissue Therapy, Athletic Movement Analysis, Thompson Technique, Functional Biomechanical Assessment, as well as courses in Paediatrics care. Dr. Jordan is also certificated in functional integrated medial acupuncture, focusing on the treatments of acute and chronic pain management and sports injuries. He is also a First Aid Responder with the Canadian Red Cross and has experience with on-field and sideline care.
Dr. Jordan utilizes a movement based, functional approach when working with his patients. He incorporates neuromusculoskeletal assessments and functional movement screens with traditional orthopedic testing in order to diagnose and treat, not only the area of complaint, but also the root cause of the problem. Dr. Jordan has a unique knowledge of biomechanics, anatomy and exercise physiology, which allows him to seamlessly implement manual therapy, training and exercise rehabilitation treatment programs to improve functional ability. Dr. Jordan highly believes in patient education, preventative stretching/strengthening exercises, precise hands-on treatment, physical rehabilitation, nutrition, and ergonomic advice as key elements of his practice. Dr. Jordan has provided long-lasting relief to patients suffering from headaches, shoulder, hip and knee pain, as well as disorders of the feet and ankles such as plantar fasciitis. Dr. Jordan will work with you to find the root of your problem and will ensure to deliver professional, caring and effective treatment to ease your pain and concerns. It’s time to achieve your highest level of performance and pain-free daily living! Dr. Jordan is excited to be a part of the team at Lawrence Park Health and looks forward to meeting you!
Toronto Chiropractor | Acupuncture Practitioner | Webster Technique Certified
Gloria is a Toronto-born chiropractor and acupuncture practitioner with a focus on evidence-based, holistic health and wellness. She offers each patient a personalized treatment plan by integrating her extensive knowledge of the human body, exercise and nutrition, to meet your needs. Whether that is to help you maintain good health, quickly recover from injury, and/or prevent any future injuries, Dr. Gloria provides one-on-one care and her attention to detail and positive attitude will keep you on track to reaching your goals!
An initial session with Dr. Gloria will start off with a detailed conversation, taking into account all factors that can affect your health, including but not limited to, your work, family and friends, diet, exercise, environment and more. The follow-up sessions will be a combination of physical therapy and activity, tailored to your needs.
Dr. Gloria pursued higher education from The University of Western Ontario, with a Bachelor of Arts Honours Specialization in Kinesiology, before graduating cum laude as a Doctor of Chiropractic from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. She then completed a research fellowship and Master of Science in Global Health at University College London. Her research examined how the World Health Organization and the United Nations measure disability (including physical disability from back pain and headaches) – and how this information can be used to improve where you live, your quality of life and the health of all people around the world.
In addition, Dr. Gloria has additional certifications in: Clinical Acupuncture as recommended by the World Health Organization, Webster Technique for pregnancy care, Functional and Kinetic Treatment with Rehab (FAKTR) for musculoskeletal care, including motor vehicle accidents, work-related injuries, sports injuries, post-surgical recovery and more Active Release Technique (ART) for soft tissue therapy, and Mental Health First Aid Certification.
Dr. Gloria strives to maintain a healthy lifestyle and work-life balance, and encourages everyone from all ages and abilities to do the same. In her spare time, she enjoys cycling, golfing, volleyball, travelling, photography and discovering Toronto’s local eateries and shops with friends and family. She always welcomes suggestions about your favourite spots in the city!
Toronto Chiropractor | Certified Brain Health Coach | ADD/ADHD Certified
Dr. Scott is 23+ years experienced Chiropractor that focuses on brain health. Dr. Scott is joining Lawrence Park Health after owning one of Toronto’s biggest healing centers, Vita Health Clinic. “For the first time in my Chiropractic career I will be able to put all my energy into helping patients heal”. With more than 200 courses postgraduate Dr. Scott’s focus is on Applied Kinesiology, ADHD, and Brain Health. “Focus is to take your brain + body out of survival (fight or flight) and into rest and digest. I do this using a number of techniques that I have mastered over the years.”
As a Biohacking leader in Toronto, Dr. Scott combines the latest technology that utilizes frequency, sound, and nutrition to create more energy, better sleep, and a more grounded feeling. “My practice is an extension of my own life; I am a living example and share my experience in how to take the brain and body into a state of healing.” If you want to experience 23 years of accumulated knowledge with over 200,000 treatments then book a 30 minute consultation to uncover your physical, chemical and emotional stressors. To dig deeper on my journey and how I can help, click here.
Dr. Scott uses a unique diagnostic technique that he developed called “the system”. Using principles of AK, quantum physics and both eastern and western medicine, Dr. Scott spends 30 minutes to reveal your physical, chemical and emotional past and present traumas. He then maps out a 3 – 6 month plan to neutralize stress. Each session has the intention to activate your healing using a number of techniques. They include; Chiropractic, Cranial Adjusting, Brain Tuning Forks, Soft Tissue, Oils, and Exercise. Our first goal is to take you from pain to brain, and then we start to unravel the causes of your symptoms.
Early treatments will be spent on improving sleep and gut function as both have an integral connection to long term health. “Anyone who has had a series of bad night sleeps will feel more pain, more anxiety and be less effective.” You were born with the innate ability to heal and express health, all you require is your roadmap. To dig deeper on how I treat please click here.
Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner | Registered Acupuncturist
“Our bodies are the most powerful weapons of health we possess in our arsenal of prevention and total body rejuvenation.”
When not immersing herself knee-deep in needles Dr. Julie loves to spend her time by the water, living on the Harbourfront and smashing away on the drums. Stay tuned for her solo at a garage near you!
After being passed down the knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture from ancient Chinese Masters, Dr. Julie has had the distinct opportunity of bridging the gap between total wellness and health quality of life. With over 15 years of hands-on experience under her (needling) fingertips, Dr. Julie has ensured a focus on longevity for all of those who surround her, placing her positive energy in the realm of self-healing and fertility to promote strong healthy offspring for trying and expectant mothers.
To learn more about Julie visit her website HERE.
Certified Nutritional Practitioner | Holistic Lifestyle Coach | Recovery Optimisation
Bryan is a Holistic Nutritionist (CNP) and Integrative Recovery Coach who specializes in optimizing digestive function and assisting the bodies natural ability to bounce back, be it from injury, surgery, exercise, or the daily stress of modern life. His journey into wellness began after suffering a ruptured appendix, which nearly killed him, at age 18 and ultimately inspired him to refocus his life on the study and practice of optimal health. This journey has brought him to where he is now which is working as a clinical nutritionist, wellness coach, and public speaker.
As a leader in the heath optimisation and biohacking movement Bryan combines healing technologies in the form of frequency, light, sound and electromagnetism in order to create the best possible outcomes for his clients in a safe, effective, and non-invasive fashion.
Since graduating from the Institute of Holistic Nutrition in 2015, Bryan has helped numerous individuals regain their health and lives. He has studied far and wide in the realms of gut health, chronic pain, adrenal fatigue, and more. He is a strong proponent for the use of medicinal mushrooms, tonic herbs, and technology such as bio-feedback, Rife, PEMF and more and by combining these synergistic modalities into his practice, is able to create remarkable results. One such client shares his experience below.
“After I was diagnosed with an autoimmune disorder, I enlisted Bryan’s help as I began to navigate the confusing process of overhauling my lifestyle. After three months of working with this kind, sensitive, and brilliant man, I am feeling better in my body than I have in years. I’ve completely quit eating refined sugar and have embraced a level of healthy living I never thought I’d achieve.” J.P. King, Toronto ON
In addition to his practice, Bryan is a public speaker, podcast host, and event facilitator.
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Certified Nutritional Practitioner
Rachel is a graduated from The University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics and went on to continue her studies at The Institute of Holistic Nutrition where she received her diploma and Certified Nutritional Practitioner designation. She is also a member of International Organization of Nutritional Consultants.
After suffering for many years from chronic illness and chronic pain, Rachel is dedicated to bringing optimal health to her clients and is passionate about helping others. She understands the frustration and the tumultuous journey trying to sort through health obstacles and finding answers. It is her goal to ensure clients get the support they require with the most up to date information and individualized protocols to certify they are on their way to a happy, healthy,vibrant life.
Rachel is thrilled to be able to combine her two passions; the musculoskeletal system and nutrition. After foregoing a career as a chiropractor she became fervent for holistic nutrition and it is her mission to help those suffering from chronic pain. It is important to educate clients about the relationship that diet and lifestyle factors have on inflammation and pain, as well as targeting any root causes.
Registered Massage Therapist | CDT
Jared is a graduate of the Oxford College. He is member of CMTO and RMTAO. Jared specializes in chronic pain, pregnancy massage, deep tissue, orthopaedic rehabilitation and Lymphedema management.
“The best investment is our body. Invest on it today, think of the quality of life (or body) you want 20 years from now.”
He gained clinical practice relieving chronic pain on patients with multiple physical conditions, seniors and post surgical orthopaedic patients such as: hip replacement, frozen shoulder, ACL reconstruction, scoliosis, rotator cuff tear, sciatica, osteoarthritis, fracture and tendonitis. He’s focused in relieving chronic pain.
Jared completed as well advance training with certification in the Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy. Training program that makes him one of approximately 1000 certified therapists in North America currently certified to practice this specialized technique to manage patients with lymphedema and venous insufficiency oedema.
Registered Massage Therapist
Jenna graduated from Centennial College with her advanced diploma in Registered Massage Therapy and is a member in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. Jenna is new to Toronto and very excited to start her practice with the Lawrence Park Health team. She has experience working with a wide variety of patients, ranging from infants to seniors, pre/post-natal mothers, varsity athletes, and people with physical and mental disabilities.
She has provided relief to patients suffering from both acute and chronic issues. Prior to her pursuit of massage therapy she graduated from McMaster University with her Honors Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology, which has given her a strong foundation in human movement, exercise and the relationships between physical activity and health.
Jenna works to educate her patients and involve them in creating individualized treatment plans so that their goals and needs can be met. She believes in assessing each of her patients prior to treatment looking for the root cause of their discomfort. Each of her treatment plans will include self-care such as stretching, strengthening exercises and proprioceptive work.
Jenna is a firm believer that her patients must be involved in their health in order to have lasting results. Jenna’s treatments include the following modalities: deep tissues massage, Swedish massage, acupuncture, myofascial release, direct fascial release, passive stretching, scar treatment, trigger point therapy, joint mobilizations, remedial exercise, intra-oral, lymphatic drainage, hydrotherapy, and self-care.
Jared is a graduate of the University of Toronto, where he received his Master of Science in Physical Therapy. Previously, Jared received his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology, and has been in the rehabilitation field working with children, older adults, and varsity athletes since 2013.
Jared appreciates the value of hands-on treatment and hopes to extend his passion for exercise and physical activity to prevent injury and maximize function for all individuals. He incorporates manual therapy, stretching, and strengthening exercise in his treatment to reach your goals, whether it’s returning to work, sport, hobbies, or just to live a healthier lifestyle.
Jared has pursued post-graduate education in manual therapy, having completed his Level 1 Manual Therapy Certification. He is also a certified K-Tape therapist. Jared understands the importance of continuing education, and is currently pursuing an acupuncture and dry-needling certification. He hopes to have completed his manual therapy training as a Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (CAMPT) fellow over the next few years.
Jared has been involved in various sports and athletics throughout his life, including provincial level soccer and competitive hockey, volleyball, and powerlifting. He has recently taken up wakeboarding as his new favorite hobby over the summer months. In his spare time, you can find him in the gym, playing beach volleyball, or walking his dog or cycling around the city!
Queenie Wu is a registered physiotherapist who received her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto after completing her undergraduate studies with honours and high distinction at the University of Toronto (focusing on psychology and human biology). She has experience working in orthopedics (including sports and work-related injuries, postural/gait analysis and re-training, trauma, and pre or post-surgical rehabilitation), neurological conditions (primarily stroke and acquired brain injury), geriatrics, persistent pain management, pelvic health and preventative health
She has been invited to serve as guest speaker for various wellness workshops, career exploration/mentorship conferences and panels. Queenie currently serves as a mentor, laboratory facilitator and holds a Status-Only Appointment (lecturer ranking) with the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto. She is also a facilitator for the Interfaculty Pain Curriculum at the University of Toronto, which is an integrated, interdisciplinary, pain curriculum that is a mandatory component of health science curricula for all pre-licensure health science students at U of T.
Her treatments involve an array of manual techniques, anatomical acupuncture, instrument-assisted soft-tissue mobilization, guided relaxation techniques, electro-therapeutic modalities, therapeutic taping and exercise prescription to help her clients feel their best physically, mentally and spiritually. With personal experience in yoga, mindfulness meditation and certification in clinical hypnosis, Queenie is able to provide a unique treatment approach combining the best in evidence for mind and body wellness.
Queenie aims to find the root cause of symptoms and provides her clients with personalized treatment plans tailored to each client’s unique goals. She values taking time to educate her clients and helping them understand their condition in order to help them prevent future injury and support them to work towards their optimal health. In the end, Queenie hopes to share her joy and excitement in life with others and help her clients get back to doing what is meaningful to them.
Nicholas “(Nick”) is a Physiotherapist who utilizes an individualized, hands-on approach to therapy. His approachable personality allows clients to feel comfortable expressing concerns regarding their conditions and coaches clients to feel empowered with knowledge for self-management. Nick attributes much of his experience to his clinical placements when he completed his Master of Science in Physical Therapy at Queen’s University. Additionally, Nick developed his passion for physiotherapy through his extracurricular activities when he completed his Bachelor of Kinesiology at the University of British Columbia.
As a fellow dancer who recently moved to Toronto, he is excited to integrate himself within the competitive hip hop dance scene and contribute to the diverse community in Toronto as a rehabilitation
During Nick’s free time, he enjoys exploring local bars and restaurant (psst, he loves taking suggestions), taking a variety of dance and fitness classes, and attending concerts in the city.
Nick has a wide range of experience working with individuals with simple and complex conditions such as neck and back pain, concussion, vertigo, rheumatoid arthritis, and athletic injuries. He also has experience working with older adults following hip and knee replacements, adolescents with autism, and individuals with stroke and spinal cord injury.
Nick’s therapeutic approach includes education regarding one’s condition, manual therapy, and exercise prescription. He has also obtained certifications in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Level 1, McKenzie MDT approach to low back pain, and Soft Tissue Release. Furthermore, he will be pursuing courses in the future for acupuncture, dry needling, and vestibular rehabilitation. Additionally, Nick focuses on movement and function to ensure his clients are even stronger than before their injury. He believes that being able to take ownership for the management of one’s own condition is a powerful component to rehabilitation!
Fascial Stretch Specialist
Lilian Motta is a mobility and mindset guide; She enjoys helping people maintain healthy mobility in their joints, become more flexible and be mindful of their day to day movements. Her passion is to be a catalyst for healing and self-reflection. She is on a mission to bridge the communication between the body and the mind and to share her tools for healing from the physical to the emotional level.
As a Fascial Stretch Specialist, she is helping people in their journey of mobility, flexibility and pain-management. For those willing to explore beyond Lilian acts as a muse for spiritual exploration; she uses her tools as a Reiki Master to help people connect to their emotional and energetic bodies.
Lilian leads workshops on play, mobility and mindfulness and has developed children’s programs for the Red Door Shelter and the City of Toronto. She has led wellness retreats in Canada and Costa Rica and in on a journey to get people playing, moving, and connecting.