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About Us

Get to Know Us

Advanced Therapeutics is an award-winning wellness centre located in the heart of Toronto’s Leslieville – Beaches area. Our experienced therapists provide registered massage therapy, acupuncture and chiropractic care.

Advanced Therapeutics was established by Kevin Oates R.M.T., in 1989 and has since become a fixture in the community. We recognize the growing health demands of the public, and are pleased to provide outstanding acupuncture and chiropractic services to complement our award-winning massage therapy.

Voted ”Best Therapist” by Now Magazine, we are committed to helping you to achieve and maintain optimum health.

Professional Affiliations

Our Team

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Founder: Massage Therapist, R.M.T.

Kevin Oates

Kevin integrates eastern and western massage techniques into his deep tissue treatments. With over 30 years of experience, Kevin knows how to treat, heal and maintain a healthy body.

The methods Kevin uses aide in the prevention and healing of injuries, including sports injuries, chronic and acute pain and issues created from a variety of health challenges. Kevin also provides therapeutic massages to relax and revitalize you.

Kevin has won numerous awards including ''Excellence in Teaching'' from Kikkawa College. In addition to clinical work, Kevin has been part of the examination committee working as board examiner for the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. For many years Kevin was also actively teaching and instructing students. Kevin's hands-on techniques continue to be sought out by other therapists.

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Chiropractor, D.C.

Dr. Nam Nguyen

Dr. Nam H. Nguyen is pleased to provide the people of Leslieville and surrounding areas quality chiropractic service and care. Dr. Nguyen recognizes the constant demands put upon people’s bodies today and is excited to play a role in building a healthier community.

Being an avid student of several chiropractic techniques, Dr. Nguyen is well versed in Applied Kinesiology, Diversified and S.O.T to name a few. It is the variety of techniques and procedures that allow Dr. Nguyen to address the structural, chemical, emotional and energetic components to your health issues.

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Massage Therapist, R.M.T

Honey Barba

Honey specializes in deep tissue and relaxing Swedish massage.

Her treatments help with stress management, reduction of muscle tension, relief from chronic pain, assistance in recovering from vigorous exercise or an injury, or just promoting relaxation and overall wellness.

Honey also specializes in sports massage. As a runner and triathlete, she knows from firsthand experience that massages, before and after sports, improves performance and helps with quicker muscle and injury recovery.

Known for communicating with her clients, Honey makes sure that your treatment goals are met.

Honey is a graduate from the Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy.

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Massage Therapist, R.M.T.

Garrett Cameron

Garrett is well versed in the art of Swedish Massage and Deep Tissue Massage, in addition to other modalities such as Active Release Techniques and Sports Oriented Massage.

Whether getting an athlete in optimal condition for their event or easing the neck and back pain of office life, Garrett’s goal is to provide compassionate and competent care. He offers successful treatment for MVA injuries, sprains and strains and also offers pre/postnatal and geriatric care options. Client communication and relations are cornerstones of Garrett’s practice.

Garret is a graduate of Kikkawa College, Toronto.

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Massage Therapist, R.M.T.

Zachary Marshall

Zach is keen on the idea of being fully engaged in one’s own health journey, whatever stage they may be at. He combines principles learned from 15 years of martial arts and fitness experience with principles of massage. He studied Lomi Lomi in Hawaii which is a system of integrating psychology, natural remedies, prayer and massage.

As a healthcare practitioner, he provides the utmost care and attentiveness to help each individual succeed in their wellness journey. He is aware that each person has unique needs to go along with their experiences and beliefs, and can provide insight into what might work best for their goals.

Zach specializes in self-care, relaxation and deep tissue treatments. Additionally, he can provide pre-natal and sports massage therapy.

He holds an advanced diploma of massage therapy from Centennial College.

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Massage Therapist, R.M.T.

Marion Wehner

Whether you are seeking relaxation, relief from repetitive strain issues, or injury rehabilitation, Marion provides a massage that is effective for you.

She tailors each treatment based on assessment, client feedback, and the response of the body. She focuses on relieving aches and pains while also providing a treatment that is deeply relaxing. Marion uses Swedish techniques along with myofascial, rhythmic, joint play, trigger point therapy, and passive stretching. Marion is also more than happy to provide clients with simple self-care recommendations so they can be proactive in maintaining their own health.

Marion chose to become a Registered Massage Therapist as a way to combine her interest in health and fitness with her desire to help people feel great and keep moving. She completed her massage therapy training at the Sutherland-Chan School of Massage Therapy. As well as massage she has experienced and studied a variety of bodywork modalities, and has taken yoga classes for many years, as well as dance and movement.

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Acupuncturist, R.Ac.

Simi Rahman

Simi is a Registered Acupuncturist, she diagnoses and treats patients using the ancient Traditional Chinese Medicine modality of Acupuncture. Simi comes from a Western Medical background, having completed her B.Sc in Pre-medicine. and her Master’s in Cellular and Molecular Biology. However, she found she missed the direct interaction with patients and pursued Acupuncture which provides her the challenge of encountering new symptoms every day, and seeing positive results within a few weeks.

She had a chance to further improve her skills by training at a Teaching Hospital in Guangzhou, China, at both the Acupuncture and Tuina Departments. Concentrating on Health Maintenance and Recovery at every stage of life, she deals with patients suffering from Respiratory disorders, such as persistent coughing, Asthma, shortness of breath, COPD; from Urogenital diseases such as urinary retention, incontinence, painful urination, nocturnal emissions, impotence; from Digestive disorders such as indigestion, nausea, diarrhea, constipation, GERD; from Emotional disorders such as anxiety, panic attacks, depression, lack of motivation, insomnia; from Endocrine disorders such as Diabetes, fatigue, edema, sweating, Menstrual problems, Infertility, PMS, Morning sickness, as well as pain managements and general body maintenance.

Simi is a graduate of Toronto School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, TSTCM, and has been teaching at CCTCM and OCTCM Colleges.