Anand Patel, Registered Physiotherapist
Anand achieved his Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2009 and Postgraduate Degree in Exercise Science and Lifestyle Management in 2011 from Humber College in Toronto. Anand has taken numerous postgraduate courses in a variety of areas including Advanced Manual Therapy, Concussion Management, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Acupuncture and Active soft tissue release. As a continuing learner he is working on obtaining his Diploma of Advanced Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy. Anand co-owns and manages clinical practices in Toronto, Hamilton, and Burlington.
Since graduation Anand has worked in both hospital and clinical setting where he worked with post hip and knee replacement patients to complex orthopaedic injuries. Anand's experience working as a personal trainer provided him experience to work with diverse clientele as well athletic population to achieve their optimal fitness goal. Now Anand is on a mission to guide others through their recovery. He has a knack for helping people to return to optimal function, and he finds a deep sense of fulfillment in the work that he does day in and day out.
Anand provides patients with a detailed initial assessment to determine the root cause of their problem, followed by hands-on manual therapy which is his primary focus of treatment, education, and a custom exercise program. He has a client-centered approach to rehabilitation and believes that education and exercise components empower the patient to be active participants in their own rehabilitation. His clinical interest includes treating patients with orthopaedic injuries, motor vehicle and general work-related injuries. He has a special interest in treating patients with rotator cuff injuries.
When not working, Anand spends time with Family, travelling and watching sports.
Alpa Sawant, Resident Physiotherapist
Alpa Sawant, has graduated with Bachelor of Physiotherapy and completed a Masters Degree in Physiotherapy with specialization in Orthopedics.
She is very passionate about her work as a Physiotherapist and believes in taking minute details into consideration while assessing the patients to design the plan of care which is in best interest of the patient.
She has a strong background of working in diverse work settings like Multispeciality Hospitals, Clinics and Long term care facilities.
She believes that learning is a lifelong process and keeps herself updated by attending and being part of various workshops, courses and seminars regularly. She has plans of pursuing further courses in Manual therapy and Dry needling.
Outside work, either you will find her outdoors taking a walk trying to connect with nature, reading and trying new workouts, latest favorite being Zumba.
Dr. Ivan Kirov, Doctor of Chiropractic & Registered Massage Therapist
Dr. Ivan Kirov is a qualified Chiropractic Doctor and a Registered Massage Therapist who has fulfilled all academic and clinical requirements prescribed by the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College and College of Massage Therapy of Ontario. He is a Registered Trigenics® Practitioner and Instructor. He has been teaching courses that specialize in the shoulder, midbody and spine and the knee. He is a Functional Range Release® Practitioner specialized in treating the Upper Limb and Spine. He is a Contemporary Medical Acupuncture™ practitioner. He teaches the Trigenics® technique to chiropractors, physiotherapists, osteopaths, and massage therapists. He practices using primarily Functional Range Release, diversified technique, manual release therapy, rehabilitative training and contemporary acupuncture. He finds the art of manual therapy very interesting and rewarding while enjoying the challenge of dealing with complex multifaceted cases where innovation and use of the literature combine to create results.
Wendy Rolek, Registered Massage Therapist
Wendy Rolek graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in North York and gained experience working in both outpatient physiotherapy and chiropractic clinics. She has acquired certifications as a Registered Massage Therapist and in Basic Shiatsu. She became a massage therapist because she enjoys helping to lessen the pain of her clients without the use of medication. The alternative medical field has always interested her greatly. When she is not working, she enjoys reading, dancing, gardening and biking.
Geeta Samant, Physiotherapy Assistant & Patient Care Coordinator
Geeta Samant graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree in 2016 and has completed a Diploma in Fitness and Health Promotion from Humber College in 2019. She has experience working with various hospitals and clinics in India. She has also served as a volunteer Physiotherapist at different marathons in India. She is currently in the process of obtaining a Physiotherapy license to work as a Physiotherapist in Canada. Her goal as a Physiotherapy Assistant is to help people feel better and make them more fit, active and healthy. Apart from work, writing is her favorite past time and reading is her passion. She also likes to work out, listen to music and watch movies.
Sujitha Gajamukananthan, Patient Care Coordinator
Sujitha Gajamukananthan has an educational background in the Social Sciences & Humanities with a specialization in Psychology & Criminology from Lakehead University (Honours Bachelor of Arts & Science Degree). Additionally, she has experience composed of educational training in Kinesiology and hands on experience working in the therapeutic field. She has extensive experience and is certified in providing leadership and expertise in social services, mental health, nonviolent crisis intervention, private security and investigative services, and law enforcement/ regulation. Sujitha is passionate about her role as a Patient Care Coordinator because she loves to help create a positive impact in the lives of her patients and people she is working with. In her spare time, she enjoys meditating, dancing, playing soccer, swimming and travelling.
Joanna Torcz, Patient Care Coordinator
My name is Joanna and I joined the awesome team here at Complete Care physiotherapy in December 2019. I love meeting and interacting with all of our patients and watching their physical progress throughout their treatment. I graduated from York University with a bachelor's degree in Psychology with honours. In my spare time I enjoy hiking, exercise, and meditation with friends and family.