Certified Athletic Therapist Toronto
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 Registered Physiotherapist | Acupuncture Practitioner
Clarence obtained a Master of Physiotherapy Studies degree from the University of Queensland in Australia in 2011. Prior to that, he graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science from McMaster University in 2008. Clarence has certifications in manual therapy and myofascial soft tissue release. He recently completed Level 2 of the Upper Quadrant and Lower Quadrant certifications from the Orthopaedic Division of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, a myofascial soft tissue release course taught by Tom Myers, the originator of Anatomy Trains Myofasical Meridians, and a Robin McKenzie Method (MDT) course focusing on the lower back. Clarence is looking to add to his educational repertoire by taking courses on post-concussion management.
Clarence enjoys treating a wide variety of injuries, especially the neck and shoulder, but also has a special interest in post-operative care – in particular – rehabilitating individuals after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repairs, meniscal repairs, Achilles ruptures, arthroscopic repairs of the hip/shoulder and fractures of the upper and lower extremities. He is well versed in post-surgical rehabilitation and will do whatever it takes to help you meet your short and long-term goals.
As well, he regularly provides in-home physiotherapy care in the uptown Toronto, Yonge and Eglinton, Lawrence Park, Forest Hill and Leaside areas, for individuals with limited mobility or general de-conditioning, usually after surgery or extended hospital stays. He has extensive experience restoring mobility and strength for seniors after falls and total hip and knee replacements.
As an experienced Toronto physiotherapist, Clarence believes in providing an active approach to treatment. He utilizes various methods in his manual therapy repertoire, prescribes graduated exercises / stretches to help with strengthening and mobility respectively, and advocates self-management in order to prevent re-injury. In his free time he enjoys watching movies, playing ultimate frisbee ,basketball, soccer and participating in long distance running events.
Physiotherapy & Rehab Assistant | Personal Training Specialist
Lauren is a Personal Training Specialist and Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Assistant. She completed the accredited Humber College diploma program, has a Dalhousie University Bachelor of Science Degree and CanFitPro Certificate for Certified Personal Trainers. Lauren is passionate about rehabilitation and fitness training and applying her knowledge to the application of exercises to increase muscle strength, tone, posture and balance in every individual.
She has a background in competitive varsity volleyball for the Dalhousie Women’s team and experience in high performance training. This background can be utilized towards your specific needs and level of training and rehabilitation desired. She is experienced in older adult fitness training and preparing a program for maintenance of strength, prevention of osteoporosis and teaching fall safety for seniors in the home and community. Her wide breadth of fitness and strength conditioning knowledge can help you reach your health and fitness goals no matter your age!
Lauren is around LPHC in many different roles, always feel free to reach out to her about your health and fitness goals and how she can help you get that perfect balance of body and soul.
Certified Athletic Therapist Toronto | Registered Kinesiologist | Conditioning Specialist | Personal Trainer
As a Toronto Athletic therapist, Registered Kinesiologist strength coach and personal trainer with over 10 years of experience, Khanh believes that building efficiency and resiliency in the body are goals that must be attained in any fitness and health program. After completing a Bachelors of Physical and Health Education Degree from the University of Toronto, Khanh continued to pursue his career in health and athletic performance. He became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and a Certified Athletic Therapist (CAT(C)) in order to distinguish himself from other Kinesiologists and strength coaches. With his extensive educational background, Khanh is able to bring knowledge from both the therapy and performance perspectives in the field of health and athletic performance. He separates himself from others in the field by constantly pursuing specialized continuing education courses, seeking and learning what works from other professionals around him and around the world.
Khanh currently works with athletes and highly motivated recreational athletes. He is an Athletic Therapist with the Stoufville Junior A hockey team and a Strength and Conditioning Coach with various Dragonboat teams within the GTA.
Khanh believes in leading by example. As a multi-sport athlete himself, Khanh is familiar with the importance of training, competition and recovery and the need to balance all three components. He sees a pleasure in helping his clients and athletes achieve their true potential either in performance or in health.
Toronto Registered Massage Therapist
Aaron is a graduate of the prestigious Toronto Sutherland-Chan School of Massage Therapy and is a member in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. He has experience working as a therapist at numerous marathons, sporting events, fundraisers, and various other community outreach events. Aaron specializes in scar tissue work and fascial therapy. His style of practice sets him apart from other Toronto RMTs as he uses deep tissue therapy to focus on the specific kinetic chains of the body – this ensures effective, lasting results, as he treats not only the area of complaint, but also surrounding areas of tension.
Aaron’s Toronto RMT practice includes the following areas of expertise: trigger point therapy, sports massage, fascial release, pre/postnatal massage, senior’s massage, lymphatic drainage, pre/post-cancer treatment massages, as well as palliative care treatments. Aaron gained much of his clinical experience though working with cancer patients at Toronto’s Princess Margaret Hospital and Princess Margaret Lodge, the hospital’s central nervous system disorder clinic, as well as the breast cancer survivor massage clinic.
Aaron is calm, kind, caring, and professional in his approach. He prides himself on educating and working one-on-one with his patients to create specialized treatment plans tailored to each individual’s unique needs, goals and expected outcomes. Continuing education plays an important role in Aaron’s goals as an experienced Toronto registered massage therapist. He believes in taking regular courses to stay up to date in the most recent research and treatment styles, in order to ensure ongoing growth in strengthening his ability to treat, functionally test, and create treatment plans to help his clients reduce pain, reduce stress, improve mobility, reduce injury/wear and tear of job/sport/life-related dysfunction, all in order to bring a healthy normal back to those who have personal health setbacks.
Ilona started her professional career as an athlete in Rhythmic gymnastics at the age of 4. Over 15 years shes competed for both Russia and Israel national teams. Ilona came to Canada in 2012 where she started coaching Rhythmic gymnastics classes at RGC Olympium. After, she entered the massage therapy program at CCMH collage graduated with Massage Therapy Diploma. The same year I passed my Ontario board exams and became Registered Massage Therapist!!
In massage therapy, she likes to use soft touch combined with deep pressure. Her specialty is stretching, she combines her RMT knowledge with athletic experience to make clients feel like a feather!!
Toronto Registered Massage Therapist
Phillipe is a graduate of the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in Toronto. He is a member of the College of Massage Therapist of Ontario and Registered Massage Therapists Association of Ontario.
Phillipe specializes in deep tissue massage, general relaxation, and sports massage by using variety of techniques such as lymphatic drainage, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, joint mobilizations, and general swedish massage. He also has experience with prenatal and postnatal massage at Sunnybrook Hospital. He is committed to use his experience and training to help resolve an acute or chronic condition while enjoying every treatment.
Phillipe is a firm believer in taking care of one’s health both physically and mentally in order to achieve a state of balance and inner harmony. He is determined to cause a therapeutic effect every treatment to help reduce any tension, stress, and anxiety.