Dr. Shawna Darou, ND – Naturopathic Doctor
I am thrilled to have such an amazing team of practitioners joining me at Darou Wellness. This supportive community of practitioners is a dream to work with, and I sincerely hope that as a team we can contribute to your health and wellness. I have been practicing as a naturopathic women’s health expert for the past 14 years, and look forward to offering a more comprehensive healthcare team to you. [ Read more here ]
Dr. Hilary Chambers (Booth), ND – Naturopathic Doctor
I’m very excited to be working with this team of vibrant women’s health practitioners at Darou Wellness. The collaboration between this dynamic group of forward-thinking practitioners is what sets Darou Wellness apart. As a Naturopathic Doctor, I look forward to contributing my diagnostic skills and whole-person approach to treating the causes of women’s health concerns. Naturopathic medicine has changed my life, and I’m excited to share this passion with my patients as I help them to achieve their health goals. [ Read more here ]
Dr. Marika Berni, ND – Naturopathic Doctor
Being a naturopathic doctor is one of the most rewarding aspects on my life. There is no better feeling then when I help my patients get their health back on track. My 20 years of experience as a naturopath have been centered on general family healthcare with a clinical focus in women’s health, children’s health, weight loss and mental health. Naturopathic medicine has given me the tools to both inspire and empower my adult and paediatric patients to make healthy lifestyle choices that will benefit them for the rest of their lives. I am very excited to be able to work with such a professional team of practitioners while focusing on what I am passionate about. [ Read more here ]
Dr. Kaylee Alton, ND – Naturopathic Doctor
I am very excited to be working with this team as I am very passionate about helping make naturopathic medicine understandable and accessible and a part of your everyday life. I feel so privileged to sit down one-on-one with patients as they share their journey with me. I enjoy working to bridge the gap between conventional care and naturopathic care. I look forward to working with you. [ Read more here ]
Kari Gulin, MSW, RSW – Mental Health Therapist
It is such a pleasure to be joining the Darou Wellness team as a Mental Health Therapist. Approaching wellness from a holistic perspective is something that I strive for in my professional and personal practice, where the focus is to create a life that makes you feel good!
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Agnès Dupin – RSW, MSW – Child and Family Therapist
This is with great excitement that I am joining the Darou Wellness team. As it takes a village to raise a child, a community approaches to healthy child and family, is a dream come through! As a practitioner, I am dedicated to the emotional well being of children and their families and to help them find the equilibrium that respects everyone’s needs, temperament, developmental stage and aspirations. [ Read more here ]
Cora Tomowich, MScPT, HON.BKIN – Registered Pelvic Health & Orthopedic Physiotherapist
Well hello there, my name is Cora and I am a Pelvic Health and Orthopedic Physiotherapist at Darou Wellness. I am delighted and honoured to be part of this amazing team of practitioners! In my practice, I treat individuals of all genders and have a special focus in pelvic health, prenatal and postpartum care, manual therapy, acupuncture, and running-related injuries. As a physio, I strive to meet the individual needs of my patients using evidence-based therapies supported by high-quality clinical research. Together, we will set functional goals and customize a unique treatment plan that is dedicated to the prevention of injury and optimization of health. [ Read more here ]
Sandy Antunes, M.OMSc. – Osteopathic Manual Practitioner
I am an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner with a great passion for women’s health, especially infertility, and pre and post natal care. Some areas that I also treat include children and adolescents with sports injuries, infants, and people living with Multiple sclerosis. I am very excited to join the Darou Wellness family, to promote my vision and commitment to Osteopathy and to share my passion for my work. [ Read more here ]
Renee Pilgrim, R.Ac, R.TCMP – Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine
What a delight it is to join this team and offer Traditional Chinese Medicine to the Darou clientele.
TCM changed my life. It’s my pleasure to offer it to others seeking support and personalized care to encourage the shift in their desired direction. Using subtle points and herbal formulas for long term treatment plans as well as manual therapies such as cupping and Gua Sha to offer immediate relief for many pain and digestive concerns.
Treating acute and chronic conditions that affect the body and mind, shifting the internal and external pathways leading to a better balance and life of wellness.
I look forward to working with you. [ Read more here ]
Barbara Poczyniak, R.Ac. – Registered Arvigo Therapist and Acupuncturist
Hello, I am thrilled to be offering Arvigo Therapy® and Acupuncture to the Darou Wellness community. My practice focuses on Women’s Health, Reproductive and Digestive issues. Both Arvigo Therapy® and Acupuncture are based on a holistic approach to help the body’s innate ability to repair and regenerate. [ Read more here ]
Patti MacGregor, RMT – Registered Massage Therapist
I’m so happy to be joining Darou Wellness, and I am excited to be part of such an amazing clinic. Being a Registered Massage Therapist is a dream career for me, and I am proud to say I love my job!–and everything about pregnancy, birth, and babies. I believe strongly in working in tandem with other complementary therapists, and Darou Wellness has an excellent team for this. It’s satisfying to see how fast people improve when they are helped in this way. See you soon! [ Read more here ]
Nicole McMurray, B.Sc, RMT – Registered Massage Therapist
Hi everyone! I am a Registered Massage Therapist who has enjoyed working in the King and Queen West area for the past year or so. Over my years in practice, I have become more focused in massage for pregnancy, infants, and scar tissue release (including treatments for cesarean scars, mastectomy scars, and other surgical scars). Beyond these specific treatments, I also have extensive clinical experience with athletic injuries, neurological conditions, as well as postural/ergonomic concerns. No matter what the concern is, I always aim to provide clients with effective stretching, strengthening, and body awareness exercises so that we can efficiently achieve your health goals. I look forward to helping you as a part of the Darou Wellness team! [ Read more here ]