Physiomed Thornhill is proud to meet the healthcare needs of the people of York region. Conveniently located off the 407, our clinic offers a suite of services that provide not just pain relief -- but also a path to optimal health. Whether you’re a Thornhill native or reside in nearby Markham, we are the community’s most trusted provider of physiotherapy, chiropractic care, custom orthotics and massage therapy. Together, our team is dedicated to helping you achieve optimal health, so you can live life pain-free and on your terms.
Our team of healthcare professionals has the expertise to address a range of injuries and illnesses. These include back and neck pain, post-surgery rehabilitation, osteoarthritis and sports-related issues. We also have the experience and expertise to help meet the weight control challenges of both adults and children, too.
We also believe in staying with our patients throughout their entire healthcare journey. This means that even though you’re starting to feel better — we’re committed to supporting you over the long-term so that you can achieve and maintain optimal health. We also offer a variety of custom orthotics and support braces to ensure you’re feeling great, no matter what activity you’re involved in.
Our approach to improving health is based on customized treatments that address the root cause of pain or dysfunction. We incorporate a thorough examination and assessment process that lets you identify existing risk factors and helps determine the most effective solutions. Our comprehensive treatment plans ensure that you get the best results while preventing the risk of future injuries or health problems. Our treatments work to improve the function of the body’s muscles, joints, and organs and creates a more integrative solution that improves all aspects of your well-being. Acute and chronic pain, headaches, muscle tension, and joint pain can be treated effectively when you have a highly skilled and diverse team of professionals. Our services include:
Treatment for Benign Positional Proximal Vertigo (BPPV)
Onsite Digital X-ray
Complete electronic record keeping
Environmentally conscious facility and fully paperless
Located inside a 150,000 sqft state of the art fitness facility that has pools and gym facility
We also provide wellness counseling services to serve as a resource for you to establish a long-term strategy for your health. We take a unique interdisciplinary approach to health that encompasses all aspects of an individual’s wellness and utilizes the latest in health modalities and technology.
Psychotherapy counseling services are also available and provided through our registered social worker and psychologist. Achieving a healthy mind and body is essential to long-term health and vitality. You’ll be equipped to manage stress and create a healthy balance in your daily life. We also treat dizziness and Benign Positional Proximal Vertigo (BPPV).
Dr. A. MajidiChiropractor and Clinic Director B.Sc., D.C., G.T.
Dr. Majidi's medical background stems from four years at York University followed by four years at New York Chiropractic College (NYCC), where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic. He gained valuable experience at NYCC ranging from pediatrics to Graston Technique ® at NYCC Depew Health Centre. Dr. Majidi is a member with good standing in the Ontario Chiropractic Association (OCA) and Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA) and is licensed in both Canada and the United States. Dr Majidi’s philosophy is wellness-based and is centered upon improving patients’ quality of life. He specializes in spinal and joint manipulation coupled with various soft tissue techniques to regain optimal function. He is a certified Graston Technique ® practitioner and specializes in Pediatric/Youth Scoliosis Therapy and Lumbar Spine Disc Herniation Traction. He has a passion for sports such as Soccer and Squash and has been a chiropractor for several soccer teams in Ontario.
Luba ChopiakRegistered Physiotherapist M.Sc., R.P.T.
Maternity Leave Luba graduated from McMaster University Physiotherapy grogram in 2010. Since her graduation she has completed Medical Accupuncture program, which she has been applying successfuly for treatments of various neurological and musculoskeletal problems. She has also completed Manual Therapy program that she has been using as her treatment technique. At this time she is specializing in Mckenzie mechanical diagnosis and treatment program that she uses to treat lower back and neck pain. On her own she leads an active and healthy lifestyle. She is also a Pelvic Floor practitioner, who specializes in pelvic floor dysfunction and urogynecology.
Devi Sureshkumar Registered Physiotherapist
Devi Sureshkumar is a passionate registered physiotherapist, who graduated from Kerala University of Health Sciences, India. She is currently registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. Devi believes in evidence based practice and incorporates that into her plan of care. She is committed in educating and empowering her patients to speedily achieve their goals and improve their quality of life. Techniques of Choice: Manual Therapy, Corrective Exercises, Soft Tissue Release, Joint Mobilization and Mulligans Mobilization with Movement. Experience: Acute and chronic injuries.
Dr. Kristyn CapizzanoChiropractor D.C.
Dr. Capizzano, a graduate of Boston College, was an active member of the college's NCAA, Division I Women’s Hockey program. She also captained Team Canada U18 Women’s hockey team and was a first-round pick in the 2017 Canadian Women’s Hockey League Draft. Most recently, Dr. Capizzano, graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, California, where she excelled in providing a variety of hands-on Chiropractic techniques and soft tissue therapies. She was recognized by the College and nominated as a top Clinical Excellence recipient. Dr. Capizzano continues to be passionate about leading a healthy and active lifestyle. She is committed to providing exceptional individual focused, high quality care using a multidisciplinary therapeutic approach. She is focused on providing the highest and most affective evidence-based chiropractic care in her practice.
Maria discovered her passion for healthcare after graduating from York University with a degree in Kinesiology and Health Science with distinction. Following that, she studied Chiropody at the Michener Institute of Education, where she received her advanced diploma three years later. As a Chiropodist, Maria aims to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that emphasizes foot health promotion, patient education and disease prevention. She looks forward to getting to know her patients and helping them get back on their feet as soon as possible!
Yasi (Yasaman) is a Registered Acupuncturist graduated from Eight Branches College ofEastern Medicine. She has been trained on Scalp acupuncture and abdominal microsystems for pain management. Also she is certified in Cosmetic Acupuncture, which helps with reducing wrinkles, lifting the skin, and collagen boosting Over 10 years of experience working in a health care setting, giving Yasi a wealth of knowledge on patient care and rehabilitation. She has lots of experience treating patients with chronic pain and various muscle injuries. She understandsthat every patient is unique and will adjust her treatment to fit the individual needs of eachpatients.
Maksym FedakCertified Athletic Therapist (CAT)
Maksym is an experienced athletic therapist and kinesiology graduate from York University with over four years of experience in professional clinics. Maksym has experience treating a wide range of patients, from children to seniors recovering from acute and chronic injuries, using various manual therapies, modalities, exercise prescription and even supportive bracing and taping. His techniques of choice include soft tissue release, joint mobilizations, traction, corrective exercises and all types of taping. Maksym enjoys devoting his time and skills to various charity and fundraising events, such as the Scotiabank waterfront marathon and the North American Indigenous Games. Maksym enjoys living an active and healthy lifestyle, in his spare time he takes part in mountain biking, hiking, backcountry camping, soccer, and skiing.
Carina StraubeAthletic Therapist
Carina completed her Athletic Therapy degree at Sheridan College, after completing a Bachelor’s degree in Physical and Health Education at Nipissing University. She completed placements involving high level athletes of various different sports, ages and skill levels. Carina is also a Certified First Responder, and has experience providing emergency medical care in both the sporting world and the film industry. Aside from working with the athletic population, Carina also has clinical experience working with youth, post-op patients and the weekend warrior, using various techniques such as exercise prescription, modalities, soft tissue release and joint mobilizations. Carina is passionate about working with her clients to get them back to doing the activities they love. She believes there is no one-size-fits-all approach to rehabilitation, and aims to tailor her treatment techniques to fit each client’s individual needs and performance goals.
Kassandra O'BrienPhysiotherapy Assistant
Kassandra is a graduate from York University’s Kinesiology and Athletic Therapy programs. She has experience treating a wide array of athletic injuries with manual therapy, therapeutic modalities and rehabilitative exercise. She is also a certified First Responder with experience working in emergency care situations. Kassandra uses an evidence based approach in all her treatment plans, understanding and implementing best-practice strategies based on what her patients need. She looks forward to sharing her passion for this field to help those who are striving to achieve their goals.
Menashe RakhamimovOsteopath and Registered Massage Therapist R.M.T.
Menashe's began his health career after receiving his Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Kinesiology and Health Science from York University. He then went on to obtain his Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice (D.O.M.P) where he is in good standing with the National Manual Osteopathic Society. Menashe also is a Personal Training Specialist and specializes in Fascial Stretch Therapy. He believes flexibility and moving comfortably is key to good health. Menashe incorporates various techniques to reduce pain and restrictions such as: Joint Mobilization, Muscle Energy and Fascial Stretching. Menashe is also a Registered Massage Therapist and a graduate of Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy. Hi is in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and specializes in a variety of massage techniques including Lymphatic Drainage, Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, Pregnancy Massage and Relaxation. For certain conditions or areas of discomfort he also incorporates a blend of osteopathic techniques, fascial stretching or massage therapy.
Ki Wai (Ryan) LauRegistered Massage Therapist and Foot Reflexologist R.M.T.
Ryan began his health career after receiving his Chinese Traditional Medicine Degree from Tianjing University. He then went on to obtain his training in foot reflexology In Toronto and has worked as a Reflexologist since 2019. Ryan continued his education at PSCC to become a Registered Massage Therapist. He specializes in pain and injury management. Ryan incorporates various techniques to reduce pain and restrictions such as: Foot Reflexology, Tuina Massage, Fascial Stretching and Deep Tissue Massage. His hobbies include board game and walking his dog Corgi.
Serving Thornhill, Markham, Vaughan and surrounding regions, Physiomed Thornhill is York region’s most trusted provider of high-quality care. Our physiotherapists, chiropractors, massage therapists, and naturopaths are waiting to hear from you. So see for yourself how our interdisciplinary approach is helping Thornhill residents feel their best!
Thornhill residents can easily access our services, and we’re proud to provide our treatment programs to the local community.
Thornhill is located in the Greater Toronto Area just north of the city of Toronto. It has grown over time as a result of its proximity to the city, and as a result, the demand for high-quality health services has also increased. It has an ethnically diverse population, allowing Physiomed to serve individuals from all walks of life and with a variety of health concerns.