Dr. Peter Bassit comes from strong background in academics, athletics, injury rehabilitation and exercise management. With 10 years of post secondary education and 14 years of working in the fitness industry, he developed a commitment to wellness and education over the years.
Peter has completed his honours degree in Kinesiology at the University of Western Ontario as well as a college diploma in recreational services. While completing his doctorate degree in Chiropractic at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College he worked in a rehabilitation clinic as well as opened his own business; this gave him the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clientele including post surgical patients, children with special needs, cystic fibrosis patients and varsity athletes. He spent over 700 hrs of placement at Bloorview McMillan Children Centre running numerous programs for children with special needs. He gets great satisfaction from establishing goals with his patients and helping them achieve them.
As a practitioner Dr. Bassit is genuine and compassionate about his patient’s wellness. He believes in patient centered care through a multidisciplinary team approach. His thirst for knowledge and self improvement keeps him motivated and up to date on current research in the field.
Kal Michael has been a Registered Massage Therapist since 1999.
During his university studies in health psychology, he became interested in the mind-body connection. In particular, how physical, mental and emotional stressors affect our body and health. Intuitively he was drawn to massage therapy and after completing his degree, he began his studies in massage therapy and completed the program in 1999.
Committed to life long learning, he has taken numerous post graduate courses further enhancing his strong clinical skills. He is trained in a variety of techniques and modalities, including swedish, myo-fascial release, trigger point therapy, scar tissue massage, sports massage, strain/counterstrain, muscle energy techniques, joint mobilizations, pregnancy massage, cranial-sacral techniques, hot stone therapy, reiki level 1 and therapeutic ultrasound.
Kal has worked in numerous and diverse practice settings, and often collaborates with other health care providers to provide the most effective care to the patient. He has privately instructed individuals and groups various massage therapy treatments. He is also as a past examiner for the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario.
Whether you are seeking treatment for a specific injury or condition, or just want to enjoy the physiological benefits of a stress reduction massage, his extensive experience enables him to tailor each treatment to suit your individual needs and goals.