Meet The Team

Chiropractors

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Doctors of chiropractic medicine are specialists of the muskuloskeletal system (bones and muscles). We also spend a lot of time focusing on the nervous system!

Physiotherapist

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Registered physiotherapists treat functional problems with muscles, joints, bones, nervous and circulatory systems. 

Registered Massage Therapists

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Registered massage therapists treat the soft tissues of the body (muscles and connective tissues) with manual, hands-on therapy.

Naturopathic Doctor

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Naturopathic doctors are specialists at diagnosing and treating the body as whole as naturally as possible. Prevention is also a major focus!

Acupuncture Providers

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Each of our chiropractors, physiotherapist and naturopathic doctors are licensed acupuncture providers; each in their own unique way. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you'd like more information.

Administrative

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We wouldn't be able to help you if THEY weren't here helping us (and you). Click below to meet the most essential part of our team.

Chiropractors

Dr. Leah Gibeault

Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine


Dr. Leah Gibeault began her academic career at Wilfrid Laurier University with a double major in Honours Biology and Chemistry and a Diploma in Business Administration.  She then went on to graduate from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College where she received her Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree with Clinic Honours and on the Dean's List.  


Dr. Leah is a member of the Ontario Chiropractic Association, Canadian Chiropractic Association and College of Chiropractors of Ontario. She is also certified in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University, Active Release Technique (ART), Graston Technique and holds special interest certificates in paediatric injuries, running injury treatment and prevention, golf conditioning and treatment, hockey injuries, and women's health.


Dr. Leah has been involved in and still enjoys hockey, rock climbing, hot yoga, softball, beach volleyball and recreational running. She has had experience working with an array of healthcare practitioners and is proud to be a part of the talented multidisciplinary team at QCC.  

Dr. Melanie Chryssafis

Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine


Dr. Melanie Chryssafis is a graduate from McMaster University where she received an honours bachelor degree in Kinesiologyas well as the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College where she received her Doctor of Chiropractic (DC). 


To aid with the healing of everyday strains and sprains, Dr. Melanie also provides her patients with Active Release Technique (ART) and Acupuncture therapy, which she is certified through the Acupuncture Foundations of Canada Institute. She has also taken various ICPA (The International Chiropractic Pediatric Association) and pre/post natal chiropractic education courses.


Dr. Melanie ran cross country and track throughout high school and university and has competed in numerous half and full marathons. She also enjoys playing soccer and floor hockey. 

Dr. Patricia Galata

Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine


Dr. Patricia Galata received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) in Toronto in 2013, and her Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Diploma at McMaster University also in 2013. Previously, Dr. Galata obtained her Honours Bachelor of Science degree from York University. Additionally, Dr. Galata is trained in Active Release Technique and FAKTR (Functional and Kinetic Treatment/Rehab).


Her interest in science and love of sports provided the foundation to become involved in the health care field. She has worked with a diverse population including children and seniors and believes that everyone has the potential to achieve their own optimal well-being through the use of non-invasive and complimentary health care approaches.


Dr. Galata practices diversified technique and uses evidence-based guidelines to provide the best treatment techniques. Mobilization and manipulation therapy, patient education, exercise prescription, and acupuncture are just some of the tools she uses to care for patients.


Dr. Galata enjoys being active as well as spending time with family and friends, traveling and staying current with the most up-to-date literature on health care.

Physiotherapist

Christopher Chow

Registered Doctor of Physiotherapy


Chris obtained his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo prior to receiving his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from D’Youville College in Buffalo, NY.

His work background following graduation included a variety of physical therapy settings throughout the Northeastern USA, most recently at the Veteran Affairs (VA) in Springfield, MA. Upon returning back to Canada, he has practised solely in the outpatient othopaedic setting. His treatment style focuses mostly on the use of manual techniques and exercises individualized to the patient, but also utilizes electro-acupuncture, taping and other modalities based on the patient’s needs. He is a firm believer in continued learning and thus far has completed multiple courses in acupuncture and dry needling through the Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute (APTEI), selective Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), various online orthopedic courses as well as Kinesio Taping.

Outside of work, he is immersed in the sport of baseball, he enjoys watching it, playing it, as well as coaching it to youth. He also enjoys spending time with his friends, working out, playing dodgeball, and doing home renovations.

Registered Massage therapists

Natalie O'Brien

Registered Massage Therapist


Natalie is a graduate from Sutherland-Chan School and Teaching Clinic. She is adept at deep tissue, relaxation and treatment massage on a variety of clients. She participated in many outreaches including ones focused on the elderly, stroke sufferers, sports massage, high-risk pregnancies and post-partum massage. She finds massage beneficial in cases of TMJ dysfunction, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Plantar Fasciitis, and many other soft tissue issues.

She enjoys introducing people to massage as effective tool in relieving the stress of their daily life as well as a compliment to their on-going health and fitness regime.

Jennifer Ingram

Registered Massage Therapist


Jennifer Ingram completed her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at the University of Toronto. She went on to pursue an Honours Diploma in Massage Therapy from Kikkawa College and has completed specialized courses in Somatic Stretch, Rotator Cuff Release, Prenatal Massage, Craniosacral Therapy and Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunctions.

Jennifer has extensive experience in treating a range of ailments including sports related injuries, scar tissue, headaches and lower back pain, repetitive strain injuries and many other chronic conditions. Jennifer's massage treatments include Swedish massage, myofascial release, trigger point release, and instrument assisted soft tissue release using myo-bar myofascial tool. She has also been a guest speaker at the Trimesters Infant Massage Course and served as a Clinic Supervisor with the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy.  

In her spare time, Jennifer likes to spend time outdoors with her young family and enjoys recreational running and tennis. 

Marie Zancola

Registered Massage Therapist


Marie Graduated from Centennial college and registered with the CMTO in 2008. Marie has been practicing Massage Therapy for 8 years and has worked in high end spas as well as Physiotherapy and Chiropractic Clinics.


She has had the opportunity to work with professional hockey players, Olympic bound athletes, runners of all levels and clients that are looking to rejuvenate and unwind. This experience has allowed her to tailor her treatment with clients in a variety of techniques.


Marie specializes in Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Fascial Movement Taping and Neuromuscular Integration and Structural Alignment.  Marie has a passion for learning new techniques and applying them to her treatments. 

Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Odette Bualong

Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine


Dr. Odette enjoys teaching people sensible ways they can make lifelong improvements in their health.  She graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology from the University of Toronto. She went on to earn a Post-Graduate Certificate in Workplace Wellness & Health Promotion, when she was introduced to the concept of wellness. She pursued her calling at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM), where she received the Award for Clinical Excellence in Asian Medicine and Acupuncture. She is certified in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and as a Healthy & Active Metabolism Program Provider. She is licensed with the Board of Directors of Drugless Therapy - Naturopathy and is an active member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). 

Dr. Odette has helped people overcome a wide variety of health concerns, including anxiety and stress, migraines, eczema and constipation. She has a special interest in polycystic kidney disease, as well as supporting women through all stages of their unique health needs, including menstrual issues, pregnancy, fertility concerns and perimenopause. Dr. Odette looks forward to working with you, as you discover what true health can mean for you.

Administrative

Julia Taylor

Julia runs the show. She's the one you'll see Monday to Friday and keeps the ship sailing smoothly.

Makenzie Hay

Makenzie has a long history in dance and musical theatre. You'll see Makenzie's smiling face on Saturday mornings