Harvester Road Physiotherapy - pt Health
‘My ongoing care with this clinic is nothing short of amazing! All the staff make you feel comfortable while keeping a professional attitude. Thank you to all at pt Health for getting me back on track 🙂‘
Chelsea M – Google Review
‘Very accommodating and thorough from booking appointments to therapy itself! Very professional and knowledgeable in my treatments. I would highly recommend Harvester Road Physiotherapy!‘
Bill T – Google Review
Our Clinic Team
Massage TherapistSpeaks: English
Laura is licensed through the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, graduating from Mohawk College’s Massage Therapy program in 2018. She has experience with patients of various ages and ability, as well as a range of techniques (taking a special interest in deep tissue and trigger point massage).
Her passion is to improve her patients’ quality of life and give them the tools and the education necessary to get the most out of their treatments.
Farnaz Najm Abadi
ChiropractorSpeaks: English, Farsi
Dr. Farnaz Najm (DC, BSc Honours Kinesiology) is an evidence-based practitioner who has completed the Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC). She is focused on the promotion of health and wellness, and the prevention of illness.
Dr. Najm is experienced in treating a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions such as work-related sprain/strain, low back pain, neck pain, migraines/headaches, plantar fasciitis, and carpal tunnel.
Trained in Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) approach, Dr. Najm is able to optimize function, improve performance and achieve their best wellbeing, and to prevent future recurrence. This approach encompasses a variety of treatment options including: Chiropractic Manipulation/Mobilization, Soft Tissue Therapy, Medical Acupuncture, Postural advice, Custom Orthotics, and Rehabilitation programs.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, UrduSaadman graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in 2011. His treatment philosophy emphasizes the delivery of evidence-based, individualized treatments involving manual therapy, exercise prescription, therapeutic modalities, education to empower clients in optimizing their health and well-being and hands-on approach to his treatments. He believes in providing his patients with tools to remain active and healthy.In his spare time, Saadman enjoys staying active through swimming and running. He also loves listening to music and exploring new places. He speaks English, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: Cantonese, English
Jessica completed her Master of Science in Physiotherapy degree and an undergraduate degree in Life Sciences at McMaster University. Her post-graduate education includes completion of courses in Advanced Orthopedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy, Soft Tissue Release Training, Acupuncture, and Pelvic Health. She has experience treating a wide range of musculoskeletal, sports injury and neurological conditions in both a clinical and the hospital setting.
Jessica is also a rostered pelvic physiotherapist with knowledge treating conditions related to incontinence, prolapses, pelvic girdle pain, pregnancy & post-natal related dysfunction and diastasis recti. She believes in using a combination of manual therapy, exercise training and education to help her patients maximize their strength, movement and function. Jessica focuses on using a holistic, client-centred and evidence-based approach to fulfill the goals and help improve the well being of all her clients. Jessica has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys discovering new hiking trails, spending time with her friends and family and sampling foods from around the world.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, Gujarati, Hindi
Vikas Vaja is a Registered Physiotherapist with extensive experience in the field of physical therapy. He graduated from the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science in India in 2009 with a Bachelor's Degree in physical therapy. In 2015, he obtained a Diploma Degree in Fitness & Health Promotion from Mohawk College, Hamilton.
Before moving to Canada in 2013, Vikas worked in various healthcare settings in India, including acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and physiotherapy college. He focused on MSK Cardiorespiratory Neuro, Neuro Pediatrics, Pre-op & Post-op rehabilitation in clinical practice. After graduation, he worked as a PTA in long-term and retirement homes.
As a resident Physiotherapist in Canada, Vikas has worked in multidisciplinary clinics, long-term and retirement homes. He has a special interest in providing manual therapy and muscle retraining to restore joint biomechanics and correct movement dysfunction. He has extensive experience with post-operative protocols and rehabilitation programs. In his free time, Vikas enjoys cooking different dishes and listening to music.
‘By far the best physio clinic I have gone to. I/’ve had ongoing back pain for over 10 years and I feel like the sessions here are already helping.‘
Emanuel R – Google Review
‘They are very flexible and do everything they can to make sure you are comfortable Would highly recommend them as your physio choice!‘
Krystal D – Google Review