(covered by most extended health plans)
Renju Varghese (Thomas)
Registered Massage Therapist
Victoria graduated with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy degree from the University of Toronto. Prior to this, she completed an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from McMaster University with Provost distinction. She is passionate about orthopaedic physical therapy and enjoys collaborating with patients to reach their goals through the use of education, individualized exercise programs, and manual therapy. She is an avid life-long learner and has taken courses on soft tissue release, K-taping therapy, and has completed Level 1 of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Orthopaedic Division courses. She plans to progress through further advanced manual therapy levels and continues to explore other educational opportunities to better serve her patients. She also has an interest in neurological physical therapy and has completed a course on Bobath perspectives and clinical application.
In her spare time, Victoria enjoys fitness and weight training and has a background in ballet, having danced for 15 years herself. Through ballet, she has had opportunities to provide assessment, mentorship, and feedback to other dancers on their technique. This experience has given her an eye for detail and a passion for analysis of human movement.
Taranpreet Dang is a registered physiotherapist in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. She graduated with a Masters of Physiotherapy degree in 2011. Her work in various hospital settings, private clinics and with the community care has given her experience in treating patients of all age groups successfully. Taranpreet is certified with The Orthotic Group which makes her an expert to work with custom orthotics for your feet.
Taranpreet is constantly striving for the best outcome for her patients. Her strength is in setting reachable goals, and then working together with the clients to achieve them. For this she stresses on patient education and communication. Her aim is to treat the root cause of the problem and not just the symptoms.
Outside of the clinic, Taranpreet likes to read and spend time with her family.
Vince graduated from the University of Guelph Humber with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. He is also registered with the College of Kinesiology of Ontario. Vince is passionate and dedicated to the health and wellness of his patients and has an appreciation of the human body and how it functions. Vince will create individualized exercise programs for his patients and assist them in achieving their fitness and rehabilitation goals.
Registered Massage Therapy
Renju Thomas has been interested in massage ever since he came to Canada. He like to call him as Thomas or Tom. He is a Physiotherapist from India. He is preparing for his exam to become Registered Physiotherapist. Thomas took the course and graduated from Royal Canadian College of Massage therapy and received licence in 2016 to became Registered Massage therapist. His hobbies are gardening, listening to music and a Pet lover too. Passionate about expanding his knowledge, Thomas recently became certified in Reflexology.
Still looking to pursue lots of courses to enhance his knowledge. Depending on individual needs, Thomas incorporates non-Swedish massage techniques, such as myofascial release, joint play, and range of motion throughout the treatment to maximize the therapeutic benefits of your time. Thomas creates a safe environment for the client to talk about muscle and joint pain and also includes your opinion in the treatment plan. He is very mindful of what techniques and pressure you’re comfortable with and will give you home care to aid in continuing the therapeutic experience.
Shikha completed her Bachelors in Physical Therapy in 2007. Shikha is a dedicated Practitioner looking to utilize talent and experience to render quality healthcare service to the clients. She is registered with the College of Physiotherapy Ontario and is in good standing. Shikha is trained in Vestibular Rehabilitation; assessing and treating dizziness and vertigo issues, kinesio taping and custom orthotics/bracing. Shikha’s treatment philosophy includes hands-on manual therapy combined with tailored exercise regimen targeted to achieve all of the patient’s goals. She uses a variety of manual techniques including joint mobilization and soft tissue techniques to improve joint mobility, tissue extensibility, and restore function.
Patient education and communication are an integral part of Shikha’s practice. Shikha’s goal is not only to provide effective rehabilitation but also to successfully prevent future injuries from occurring.
Outside of the clinic, Shikha enjoys cooking and reading books.