Dr. Ryan Millar
Clinic Owner, Chiropractor, Acupuncture Provider
DC, BSc (Hons), Contemporary Medical Acupuncture, ART® (Active Release Technique), Trained Provider of the Shift Concussion Management Program
Dr. Millar is the founder of Renew and holds a Doctorate of Chiropractic from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. Prior to attending Chiropractic College, Dr. Millar earned his Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree at York University in Kinesiology and Psychology. In order to expand his skills and techniques he completed his certification in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University as well as his certification in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. He is also a certified ART® (active release therapy) provider and a Trained Provider of the Shift Concussion Management Program.
Dr. Millar believes in spending time with each patient in order to create a customized treatment plan unique for the individual. He sees the benefits of his treatments everyday in the results of his patients and feels that Chiropractic care is an excellent way to improve and reestablish your overall health.
Dr. Daina Patel
DC, BSc (Hons), NIMMO myofascial treatment provider, ConnecTX myofascial treatment provider.
Dr. Patel obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College. Prior to attending Chiropractic College Dr. Patel earned her Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Waterloo. She also holds a certificate in Advanced Whole Foods Nutrition as well as a certificate in NIMMO and is trained in ConnecTX Therapy.
Dr. Patel enjoys working with patients of all ages and she is dedicated to ensuring that everyone receives the best care and quality of life possible.
Dr. Tatiana Khoudiachova
ND, BSc, Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians
Dr. Tatiana Khoudiachova is a licensed and registered Naturopathic Doctor, who graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2011. Dr. Tatiana maintains a general family practice with a clinical focus in women’s health (PMS, PCOS, menopause, endometriosis, fibroids, etc.), fertility, pregnancy, pre-natal and post-natal support, hormonal imbalances, as well as digestive health and weight management. Her passion for helping women was born out of her own experience with PCOS, irregular periods and infertility. She empowers and motivates her patients to find their own balance of physical, emotional and spiritual health so that the highest quality of life can be achieved.Dr. Tatiana feels it is imperative to identify and treat the root cause of any health concern in order to achieve a state of optimal health. After an initial assessment, Dr. Tatiana works with her patients to develop an individualized treatment plan using a variety of safe and effective natural therapies, such as; homeopathy, nutraceuticals, herbal medicine, acupuncture, lifestyle support, dietary guidance and customized meal plans.
When Dr. Tatiana is not working, she loves spending quality time with her daughter and hubby, whether it is traveling, walks in the park, or reading books together. Dr. Tatiana also enjoys yoga, working out, skiing, trying out new healthy recipes and continuously expanding her knowledge in naturopathic medicine.
Dr. Tatiana has additional training in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, which is an effective, non-surgical treatment to reduce signs of aging (fine lines, bags under the eyes, droopy eyelids, and sagging skin, etc.). She is in good standing with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO) and a member of pedANP, the Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians.
Dr. Janice Wu
Naturopathic Doctor, Doula and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
ND, BPHE, CSCS
Dr. Janice Wu is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor, Doula and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Her goal is to help couples transition seamlessly into parents, and tailoring their health to suit their needs.
Dr. Janice integrates a simple, yet thoughtful approach to her family centered primary care practice. She loves working with all age groups, and has a special interest in pregnancy, pediatrics, and athletes.
She infuses her education and experience into developing a thorough and realistic treatment plan for all her clients. Diet, lifestyle and exercise prescription are foundations to her practice, as well as acupuncture, cupping, botanical medicine, clinical nutrition and functional medicine.
Janice is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and the University of Toronto (Bachelor of Physical Health and Education). She is also a member in good standing with The College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO), the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND).
She has worked in sports injury clinics, fitness facilities, high schools and in her clients’ homes to help each individual or team reach their full potential. As a former member of the Canadian National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team, she understands how much hard work, dedication and perseverance it takes to reach the ultimate goal and looks forward to motivating clients to over achieve their expectations.
When she is not working with clients, you will find Janice outdoors enjoying the sunshine and trying to keep up with her 3 kids under 7 years old or in the kitchen reimagining leftovers into an Instagram worthy dish.
For more information on what Janice is up to, follow her @: www.bespokehealth.ca
Registered Massage Therapist
Jane Xie is an experienced Registered Massage Therapist who has worked in many different treatment settings over the past 6 years. With experience in working in spas, Chiropractic Clinics, Physiotherapy Clinics and Rehabilitation environments, she is able to provide an Integrative and unique approach to the heath and well being of her clients. Jane treats with Compassion, Confidentiality and Careful attention at Renew Integrative Health. Jane is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO). She is a graduate of Wellsprings College of Massage in Richmond Hill, Canada. Jane practices Deep Tissue, Sports, and Relaxation Massage. Depending on the needs of her clients, her treatments may consist of Trigger Point Techniques, Myofascial Release and General Swedish techniques. Jane Xie is also great at providing prenatal and postnatal massages to help her clients overcome the aches and pains that can sometimes accompany the demands of pregnancy. Jane tailors her Massages to address her clients’ priorities and needs in a safe and comfortable environment.
Jane is excited to offer her skill set to help the community of Stouffville and is looking forward to helping her clients overcome their symptoms. She has demonstrated how her treatments and skills have been of great benefit to the many clients who suffer from sports injuries, motor vehicle accidents, general anxiety, and the wear and tear of daily demands. Jane takes pride in helping her clients reach a positive balance in life. She believes that massage is not only good for the muscles and physical recovery but also very important to allow for the mind to rest and to release stress.
Registered Massage Therapist and Cupping Practitioner
Bachelor of Commerce, Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
Jamson is a certified Registered Massage Therapist with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) and has completed his program with The College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Pharmacology Canada (CTCMPC).
As a result of graduating from CTCMPC, Jamson has gained a unique perspective of how western medicine is interpreted by traditional medicine. Jamson is able to incorporate concepts of traditional Chinese medicine into his treatments to enhance the treatment outcomes with approaches such as using cupping therapy. Jamson also performs many different types of massage including: Swedish massage techniques, trigger point therapy, rehabilitative stretching and deep fascia techniques. With each treatment Jamson will demonstrate the care and attention required to help promote physical recovery and will take the time to work with you to help you reach your full health potential.
Sanjay Venigalla is a registered physiotherapist, with over 17 years of clinical experience. Since graduating, he has worked in a variety of hospital settings such as: Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cancer Rehabilitation and Intensive Care Units. He has also worked in Outpatient clinical settings treating a wide variety of medical conditions in the field of Orthopedics, Neuro rehabilitation, Geriatrics, Pediatrics and Sports Injuries. Sanjay has gained valuable experience in treating patients following Total Joint Replacements.
Sanjay Venigalla believes in “Health is Wealth “and provides the best of his capacity for his patients. He is also active in continuing his education to learn the latest skills available and applying them to aid in more efficient patient recovery. Sanjay has continuously upgraded his skills over the years. He has focused in training in Soft Tissue Release, Kinesio Taping, Advanced Neck, Hip and Shoulder rehabilitation courses. He has completed Mackenzie’s method for lumbar spine and various courses conducted by Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute.
Sanjay Venigalla will usually spend his spare time with my 5-year son who keeps him busy with his little adventures. Sanjay plays Volleyball and Badminton to stay fit and Chess to stay mentally sharp!
Osteopathic Manual Practitioner, Registered Acupuncturist
DOMP, R.Ac, DNM
Andrea Goldberger, RAC. DO (mp), DNM is a diverse Natural Health Practitioner and Therapist. She is an expert in Acupuncture, Osteopathy, Natural Medicine, and Coaching with natural approaches and products. Andrea is globally recognized in treating neurological conditions with Acupuncture, Osteopathy and Nutrition. She is the recipient of the Canadian Public Health Contribution Award (Aug. 2014) for Outstanding Services within the field of Public Health. She believes in personalized treatments to improve, rebalance and maintain overall health and well- being. Using one or many different modalities, to treat the root cause of dis-ease and dis-comfort.
As an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner Andrea uses gentle manipulative techniques such as: pulse, stretch and mobilization of muscles and soft tissues. With these approaches, she is able to reduce inflammation and reduce constrictions holistically to re-establish optimum energy flow. She also uses Neural Manipulation techniques for treating Migraines, TMJ, Tinnitus, Ear/ Nose/ Eye conditions, Sciatica, Low back pain, Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, Shoulder and Arm conditions, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Tendonitis, Sprains, Whiplash, Birth-related injuries, and Swallowing dysfunctions.
Andrea is a also a Registered Acupuncturist with the Council of College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario. (R.A.C. member of CTCMPAO). She uses a Traditional Chinese Medicine approach to Acupuncture that includes Ear Acupuncture (German Auricular Therapy): This approach has been an effective therapy to treat stubborn chronic symptoms, including subtle obstructions that prevent healing from allergies. Ear Acupuncture has also demonstrated effective affects for brain pain memory points to decrease rehabilitation time. Conditions that have responded favourably are: Stress, anxiety, depression, PTSD, high blood pressure and hormonal imbalances. She also uses Scalp Acupuncture as a method that has effectively treated the symptoms of brain injuries, neurological conditions involving the legs, arms, neck, and incontinence. Another Acupuncture approach that she uses is Facial Acupuncture for reducing the signs and symptoms of conditions affecting the some of the cranial nerves.
For those who are timid to try Acupuncture needling Andrea also offers a No-Needle Acupuncture approach. Andrea will use Laser Light Therapy/LLLT as this approach is a great alternative to regular acupuncture. LLLT has been demonstrated to be effective and safe for children and the elderly. She also uses Cupping Therapy and Gua Sha depending on the needs of her patients.
M.A., R.P., (Doctoral Student)
Nancy Amirkhanian received her bachelors degree from York University in 2005 and went on to complete her masters in counselling psychology from The Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago. Ms. Amirkhanian also obtained a diploma as an Addictions Case Worker from McMaster University. She is also a member of CACCF and the College for Registered Psychotherapists. Her psychotherapeutic approaches include cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), narrative therapy and training in dialectical behavioural therapy. She has 10 years of experience as a rehabilitation consultant working with individuals who have been involved in motor vehicle accidents, including those who have suffered catastrophic injuries. The focus of her interest has been specifically on the rehabilitation of individuals with traumatic brain injuries and mental health diagnosis and / or addictions.
Ms. Amirkhanian carried out a study, in collaboration with Dr. Nussbaum at Ontario Shores Mental Health Sciences, which investigated the benefits of computerized cognitive retraining within a forensic setting. Nancy continues to engage in research at Ontario Shores in the area of dementia and neuroplasticity.
Previous work experience also includes background knowledge in working with a variety of issues, such as depression / anxiety, trauma, eating disorders, anger management, learning disabilities, behaviour modification, ADD, ADHD, ASD and psychotic disorders. In the past, Nancy Amirkhanian has also carried out seminars addressing issues related to the geriatric population and taught addictions counselling courses at the post-secondary level. Ms Amirkhanian completed a one-year contract position at The Centre For Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH) in the complex mental illness program CBT services. In this role she conducted assessments with individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Ms Amirkhanian also provided individual and group-based treatment, specifically CBT for psychosis. She is currently enrolled at Fielding Graduate University in the clinical psychology doctoral program.
M.Ed., R.P (Q), OACCPP
Ms. Qi received her Masters of Education degree specializing in Counseling Psychology from the University of Toronto. Ms. Qi is a registered member of the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) with Qualifying Status and a member of the Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists (OACCPP).
Having worked as a psychotherapist in different clinical settings, Ms. Qi has helped individuals from different backgrounds manage a variety of mental health conditions including anxiety, depression, addictive behaviors, trauma, chronic pain, and mood disorders. Ms. Qi has also facilitated multiple psychoeducational groups at McMaster University to help participants learn to regulate emotions and behaviors, cope with stress and anxiety, build resilience, and develop healthy interpersonal relationships. Ms. Qi currently leads a weekly group mindfulness program at a Toronto community centre providing psychoeducation to help individuals coping with daily life stressors.
Ms. Qi embraces a client-centered and mindfulness-based approach and integrates interventions from different therapy modalities (e.g., Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy) to tailor treatment plans to every client’s needs. Ms. Qi is passionate about helping and empowering her clients to achieve more fulfilling and meaningful lives and providing her clients with tools and strategies in facing their life challenges.
This Could Be You!
Renew Integrative Health is accepting resumes for:
- Registered Massage Therapists
- Registered Dietitian
- Registered Speech-Language Pathologists (SLP) who are members of the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario
Please fill out this career application and one of our staff will be in touch when there is an availability. Thank you!