MEET OUR PRACTITIONERS
Dr. Stephanie Adey
Dr. Stephanie Adey completed her Doctor of Chiropractic medicine from NUHS in 2001. She began her degree at Western University and completed her Bachelor Degree in Honours Science from York University where she specialized in Human Biomechanics.
Since graduation, Dr. Adey has continued her education with her Acupuncture certiﬁcation, ART® Full body Active Release Technique training, CCMI™ Complete Concussion Management certiﬁcation in 2018 and FRC® certiﬁcation in 2020.
Dr. Adey focuses on finding the causation of an injury and addressing that injury using her knowledge and experience. With experience in the Chiropractic field and training in ART® , FRT® and Core Stabilization Techniques, Dr. Adey creates successful treatment plans for her patients that extend to lifestyle changes and supplementation when warranted, to achieve optimal results.
Dr. Adey has experience treating both amateur and professional athletes. This includes working with with Semi-pro and Pro football players, OHL and OWHA Hockey Teams, members of the Women’s Canadian National Hockey Team, International Synchronized swimmers and Nationally ranked Tennis Players.
Dr. Krystyna Bellisario
Dr. Krystyna Bellisario works with athletes, patients looking to stay active, and individuals seeking a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Bellisario is a certified contemporary neuro functional acupuncture provider through McMaster University. She treats both acute and chronic injuries through an evidence-based, patient-centered approach and focuses on education, rehabilitation, and manual therapy. Through mentorship from leading sports medicine clinicians, she has developed a strong multi-disciplinary referral network and team approach when guiding patients toward their goals.
Dr. Bellisario earned an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree from Princeton University, where she also played for the varsity women’s hockey team. Her own significant hip and concussion injuries led her to pursue a career in chiropractic where she went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. She is also an Emergency First Responder through SportSide Medical Services and is currently pursuing certification from McMaster University’s Contemporary Neurofunctional Acupuncture Program.
Away from clinic, you can find Dr. Bellisario tuned into a Leafs game, making gourmet meals, or enjoying recreational sports leagues in the GTA.
Amanda Lee completed her Master of Science in Physiotherapy from McMaster University. Prior to that she completed her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Arkansas State University where she played Division I soccer.
Since graduating, she has continued her education with courses in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture, Soft tissue release, FRCms and Level 1 manual therapy. Amanda is actively working towards completing additional manual therapy levels and her complete concussion management certification.
Amanda takes an individualized approach to treating her patients. She uses a combination of manual therapy, soft tissue release, exercise prescription, medical acupuncture and education to help clients reach their specific goals.
She has experience treating a variety of neuro-musculoskeletal conditions and enjoys working with athletes, weekend warriors and other sports enthusiasts.
Brian Fonseca has completed a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Rochester College. He has a Diploma in Fitness and Health Promotion from Humber College and certifications from NSCA and CanFit Pro. He is currently in the process of completing a Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology while acquiring his certification in strength and conditioning(CSCS) from NSCA.
Brian has experience working with GTHL and OHL hockey prospects and has experienced working in group fitness, strength and conditioning rehabilitation as well as personal training. His clients range from high level athletes to the general population.
His knowledge and expertise comes from an athletic background, having played high level hockey ranging from minor to college level, Brian incorporates his competitive edge and dedication into his training. His approach is built with the client’s goals in mind, and to improve overall functional movement patterns by increasing strength, flexibility and stability and ultimately enhance performance levels.
MEET OUR ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM
Netanya Amalsad is in the process of completing her Bachelor of Science Degree in Honours Kinesiology with a Rehabilitation Science Specialization at the University of Waterloo. As she continues her educational journey, Netanya aspires to go to Chiropractic School after graduation. Having played soccer and various other sports for many years, Netanya has discovered a passion to help others with non-invasive procedures just as she was aided during her athletic career.
Stefan Milosavljevic is completing his advanced diploma in massage therapy at one of Ontario’s best accredited programs at Humber College. He decided to pursue massage after working as a personal trainer, experiencing much of what it means to help people through their journey to health. Through Humber College he has had the opportunity to work with a variety of different populations through off-campus internships, and has found great joy from applying a client-centered approach towards recovery. Stefan will be a registered massage therapist by the end of 2021, and is excited to get started.