TAHMINEH (TAMMY) KAMZA

Founder/Physiotherapist

Tammy graduated from the University of Toronto with an “Honors in Science” and obtained her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in the United States.

Her thesis, ‘Effects Of Exercise In Falls Prevention In Community-Dwelling Older Adults’ took almost 2 years to complete. She finished her manual therapy designations from trained professionals of St. Augustine University in Florida. Finally, got her Dry Needling certification from the prestigious organization Kinetacore, a leading post-graduate program in North America.

Aside from manual therapy and dry needling, she is well versed in hydrotherapy, taping and corrective exercise. She is a true believer in active therapy, thus her treatment goals always include an emphasis on physical activity with aim of improving client’s functional abilities.

ROUZI KAMZA

Managing Director/Athletic Trainer

Having played tennis professionally as a teenager, and obtaining a degree in kinesiology, Rouzi pursued his career as an athletic trainer. Being part of tennis camps as a coach during his adolescence gave him the experience he needed to help in the field of rehab. 

As he is an athlete, he himself has been through rehabilitation multiple times for various injuries including ankle sprains/ fracture, a shoulder labrum tear, to name a few. He understands what clients are going through more than the rest of our team. This is what makes him great at helping others recover and return to doing what they love to do.

Rouzi is also an expert in hydrotherapy, and strength exercises in water. This is a perfect form of treatment for clients with fibromyalgia, chronic pain, chronic fatigue and weakness as well as rehab post-surgery and fracture.

Rouzi continues to educate himself to use the most effective forms of exercise and tools to help his clients reach their optimal function in the most efficient time.

DR. DEEP PATEL

Chiropractor

Dr. Deep Patel obtained his Bachelor of Science from McMaster University. He then went to Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College where he spent four intensive years training to become a Doctor of Chiropractic. Dr. Patel has worked with a diverse patient population ranging from young children to adults and geriatrics. Dr. Patel uses manual therapies such as Myofascial release, Passive stretching, Contemporary Medical Acupuncture in combination with his chiropractic adjustments.

Dr. Patel firmly believes that active and healthy lifestyle are the keys to the long-term health and happiness. His treatment goal is to improve musculoskeletal dysfunction and get his patients back to their optimal function as quickly as possible. He likes spending time with his family, working out at the gym and playing PlayStation.

Dr. Aesha Joshi

Chiropractor

Dr. Aesha Joshi is a dedicated healthcare professional who earned her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Health Sciences from York University. Her interest in chiropractic care was sparked by a personal experience following a car accident in 2016, where she received physiotherapy and chiropractic treatment that left a lasting impact.With a strong desire to help others, Dr. Joshi pursued her education at Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, where she completed four years of training and earned the title of Doctor of Chiropractic.Dr. Joshi focuses on providing compassionate care to individuals dealing with various types of pain, mobility issues, and overall wellness concerns. Her approach includes techniques like active release, joint mobilization, adjustments, medical acupuncture, and active rehabilitation, all aimed at helping her patients achieve their best possible function and comfort.Outside of her professional life, Dr. Joshi enjoys quiet pursuits like reading fantasy novels, hiking, and experimenting with cooking.

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KIAN YAHYEE

Resident Physiotherapist

Kian studied his Bachelor of Honors in Kinesiology at Western University where he developed a knack for understanding the human body with regards to movement and the intricacies of biomechanics. He later built on his knowledge by continuing overseas and studying physical therapy in the UK.  

As a child, Kian enjoyed numerous sports like playing basketball and competing in track and field.  He was always curious about the nuances of optimal performance and all possible details that comprised physical achievement in sports. His curiosity along with a desire to engage in human interactions, led him to studying physical therapy whereby he could help people live better through lessened pain, improved function, and greater overall health.

He takes a multi-dimensional approach to improving physical function and constantly strives to improve his work by staying updated on current research. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to his favorite podcasts, surfing youtube, and still catching up on the mighty Raptors!

Shayan Geramy

Physiotherapy Assistant

Shayan Geramy received his honours bachelor in science at TMU and later obtained his clinical doctorate in Physical Therapy in the United States. He was inspired to pursue Physical therapy from his own experiences with rehabilitation due to scoliosis. His passion for this field grew after being able to see the impact his physiotherapist was able to have on the community.

Shayan has had great opportunities to learn from leaders in the field across the United States and Canada from geriatric care to outpatient orthopedics. He believes in an inter-professional healthcare model where the patient and the cause of their symptoms are at the forefront of their care.

Shayan utilizes a multidimensional approach to care utilizing various techniques including PNF stretching, METs, joint mobilizations and manipulation, therapeutic exercise and patient education.

 
 

 

 

DEBORA CASTILLO

Registered Massage Therapist

Debora is a Registered Massage Therapist who graduated from ICT Kikkawa College in 2012 and since has worked in various settings,

Through her clinical experience Debora has worked together with medical doctors, physiotherapists, chiropractors, naturopaths and foot specialists.  As a committed practitioner, it has always been her desire to give and help others and go out of her way to ensure that her patients have the best possible care. She is passionate about continuing her education in order to improve her knowledge and skills to better treat her patients.

Her intention is to help you heal by applying a variety of techniques tailored to the individuals need. In order to rehabilitate the body some of the modalities include: myofascial work, trigger point therapy, the range of motion stretching, joint mobilizations, hydrotherapy, Swedish techniques and manual lymph drainage.

Diana Hok

Registered Massage Therapist

Diana has a passionate interest in helping people reach their health and healing goals. She uses a natural holistic approach to her work and believes everyone is unique and is treated according to their individual needs. Whether you are looking to relax or to heal from acute trauma, injuries related to work, long term chronic pain, or suffering from daily wear and tear Diana will develop a treatment plan to facilitate you on your path to health and wellness.

With over half a decade of clinical experience as an RMT, she has successfully treated patients with different musculoskeletal conditions that affects soft tissues and joints, back pain, headaches, insomnia, sports injuries, women’s health issues, etc. Diana’s hands-on approach utilizes her knowledge, skills, and empathy to provide you with the most comprehensive therapy during your visit. Diana has practiced chiefly in Woodbridge for the last 6 years and is excited to join White Pine Health to continue helping others achieve optimal wellness.

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Steven Tapia

Registered Massage Therapist

Since graduating from Centennial College and becoming a Massage therapist in 2002, Steven has become an inspiring therapist among his clients and colleagues.

By using his vast array of skills such as acupuncture, Myofascial release, and stretching techniques, he is able to make a positive change in every client he treats. Steven is focused on not only helping you with the pain you are having today but will help you develop an excellent treatment plan that will prevent future problems. Having worked within the health care clinics he is a true believer in a multidisciplinary approach while putting the client’s needs at the centre of his treatment goals.

Steven is looking forward to being able to aid in your health and wellness goals.

Kimberly Robles

Office Administrator

In 2016 Kimberly graduated from TriOS college with honors in business administration. Since then she has gained administrative experience in diverse settings; learning to always provide exceptional customer service. Both in her personal and professional environment, she always strives to make everyone around her happy.

Angela Gill

Office Administrator

Angela is a results-driven administrative professional with a steadfast commitment to optimizing administrative functions. After graduating from Western University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Angela has built a successful foundation by meticulously managing administrative tasks and fostering a well-organized workplace. She then pursued a Masters at Western University, completing a Master’s of Management of Applied Science. With her undergraduate degree in Human Psychology and her Master’s in Management, Angela aims to approach daily life through both an empathetic and analytical lens.

Angela looks forward to meeting you and making your health and wellness journey at White Pine seamless!