Sandy’s patients range from infants to seniors, aspiring for a healthy and balanced life. She approaches her practice with great passion and drive, and welcomes the challenge of assisting her patients in working towards their health and wellness goals. Sandy has a lifelong commitment to learning and improving her knowledge and skills. She takes special interest in developing corporate health and wellness programs and, identifying and addressing the underlying cause of the patient’s condition.
With over 25 years of hands on experience Sandy has evolved her professional career from Shiatsu Therapy into Osteopathy in the last 15. As well as running her own successful practice, she has taught Anatomy and Physiology (at Eight Branches Academy of Eastern Medicine) and is currently an international lecturer for the Institute of Classical Osteopathy (Britain).
Sandy initiated her health and wellness career at the Shiatsu School of Canada in 1995 and continued her education at the Shiatsu Academy of Tokyo. Before starting her private practice in 2004, Sandy worked for 5 years alongside various health care professionals including: MD’s, RMT’s, Chiropractors and Physiotherapists, whose shared goal was to create the most effective treatment plan for the individual patient.
Graduating from the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy & Holistic Health Sciences, with a Diploma in Osteopathic Manipulative Theory and Practice in 2008, she went on to complete her Master Osteopathic Manipulative Science education in 2010.
Sandy is a member of the Registry of Osteopaths, the Ontario Osteopathic Association, and internationally with the Institute of Classical Osteopathy. She is a director and volunteer for the Society For Osteopathic Wellness, and is constantly learning and improving her skills. She is also a guest speaker for the Running Room, Community Centres and special interest groups.