Our team

Dr. Silvia Vicente B.Sc. (Hon), DC
Chiropractor and Clinical Director

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Dr. Vicente is trained and certified in:

  • Chiropractic care
  • Active Release Technique (ART)
  • Orthotic prescription
  • Activator technique
  • Kineseotaping

Dr. Vicente specializes in the following conditions and disorders:

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Osteoarthritis 
  • Knee and Foot Complaints
  • Headaches
  • Pregnancy related neck and lower back pain
  • Other languages: Portuguese

Dr. Silvia Vicente, also a founder of Eglinton West Physiotherapy, earned her undergraduate degree with Honours in Biochemistry at Ryerson University before graduating Suma Cum Laude at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2008.  Since then, Dr. Vicente has led a team of highly skilled healthcare practitioners and is experienced in treating patients of all ages and is proficient in a variety of techniques including diversified techniques, kinesiotaping and muscle/fascia release.  She is a registered member of the College of Chiropractors of Ontario.

Dr. Natalie Larga B.Sc., DC, D.Ac, FRC
Chiropractor and Clinical Director

Dr. Larga is trained and certified in:

  • Chiropractic Care
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Active Release Technique (ART)
  • Orthotic Prescription
  • Activator Technique
  • Kineseotaping

Dr. Larga specializes in the following conditions and disorders:

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Knee and Foot Complaints
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Osteoarthritis 
  • Headaches
  • Pregnancy related neck and lower back pain
  • Other languages: French

One of the founders of Eglinton West Physiotherapy, Dr. Larga has an Honors Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Psychology.  She graduated with distinction from York University and went on to earn her Doctor of Chiropractic at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto. Dr. Larga has developed an approach to injury management that is based on current research and measurable patient outcomes.  Dr. Larga also holds a certificate in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University and has had certification in Active Release Techniques, Functional Range Conditioning, and Activator Methods.  As a Can Fit Pro trained group instructor, she has worked in both the athletic training and sports rehabilitation fields. She is a registered member of the College of Chiropractors of Ontario.

Aneri Soni
Registered Physiotherapist


Aneri is trained and certified in:

  • Concussion Care Services
    •Hand Therapy Services
    •Car Accident Rehabilitation Services
    •Pain Therapy & Support Services
    •Physiotherapy Services
    •Post-Surgical Care Services
    •Return to Work Planning Services
    •Vestibular Rehabilitation Services
  • Other languages: Hindi and Gujarati


Aneri Soni is a passionate physiotherapist who uses an active base, holistic approach for her patients. She uses Active base therapy approach that allows clients to have the confidence and skills to continue an active lifestyle after they have completed their therapy. Aneri has a wide range of skills including, but not limited to dry cupping, taping, pre-surgical bracing, and soft tissue release. Prior to becoming a physiotherapist, Aneri was a personal trainer. This has allowed her to have a good understanding and knowledge of a wide variety of exercises and their benefits. She loves living an active lifestyle and is a Crossfit enthusiast. She used to play different sports for recreational purpose and has a wide knowledge in that.
Priyal continues ongoing education workshops in hands on skills, like soft tissues techniques and manual therapy as she believes ‘Learning is a lifelong process’. She is a registered member of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.

Happyben Soni (Happy)
Registered Physiotherapist


Happy is trained in treating:

  • Musculoskeletal conditions such as:

    – Neck and Back pain

    – Hip and Knee Replacement

    – Knee Pain

    – Osteoarthritis

    – Rotator cuff injuries

    – Frozen shoulder

  • Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy

    – Incontinence

    – Proplase

    – Pelvic Floor Muscle Weakness

  • Vestibular issues
  • Neurological conditions
  • Other languages: Hindi, Gujarati


Happy is Registered Physiotherapist in Ontario. She has earned Distinction in Physiotherapy Bachelor’s degree from India. She has done certification in level 1 Pelvic floor physiotherapy. She is passionate about improving quality of life though tailored rehabilitation programs. She uses various techniques to help achieve client’s goals and have honed skills in assessing, diagnosing, and treating a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions.

She uses variety of techniques including manual therapy, exercise prescription, education, electrotherapy, kinesiology taping and thermotherapy. She is committed to provide client centered care to receive best possible outcomes. She helps in achieving patients’ goal by actively participating in recovery journey. She provides proper understanding, advice and home exercise program to patients to achieve their goals.

Happy likes to continuously expand her knowledge and skills by professional development. Also, she adheres to strict ethical guidelines. Apart from this, she enjoys reading, walking and exploring new places.

Leandro Galvao 
Physiotherapist Assistant + Registered RMT

Leandro is trained and certified in:

  • Deep Tissue Therapy
  • Cupping
  • Lymphatic Drainage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy

Leandro specializes in the following conditions and disorders:

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Stress Reduction
  • Sports Injuries
  • Other languages: Portuguese & Spanish

Leandro graduated with honours from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in 2017. In addition, he has bachelor degree in Physiotherapy (2005) and Master Degree in Sports Injury (2006) earned in Brazil. As he continues in the profession, he seeks to take more courses to help benefit clients and assist them in reaching their goals. Leandro has always had a passion for helping people, and is successful in treating stress related concerns, injuries, acute and chronic pain with varied techniques.  Leandro enjoys spending time with his family and friends and enjoys watching and playing a variety of sports.  He is a registered member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario.

Natalia Grigorenko
Registered Massage Therapist

Natalia is trained and certified in:
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Shiatsu
  • Sports Massage
  • Cupping
Natalia specializes in the following conditions and disorders:
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Stress Reduction
  • Sports Injuries
  • Other languages: Russian
Natalia graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydro Therapy in 2004. She specializes in Shiatsu and Sports massage. She is a registered member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and is fluent in Russian.

Hannahlee Ijares

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Hannahlee Ijares is a graduate of Sutherland Chan School and Teaching Clinic, class of 2019. Has worked with various teams of health care professionals in many different settings. Extensive background in diverse conditions and injuries such as motor vehicular accidents, post surgical, repetitive stress, postural imbalances and sports injuries. Hannahlee’s treatment style is specific deep tissue and utilizes swedish techniques, myofascial stretch and trigger point therapy but is also able to provide a gentle relaxing approach. Her top priority is providing a customized treatment that is best suitable for her patients. Well versed in treating variety of clientele from ranging from children, 9-5 office workers, athletes, seniors and special needs. She strives to provide a safe, effective, and comfortable inclusive environment for all her clients.

David Pressé

David studied at the University of Waterloo. He has been a practicing chiropodist since 1986. He is a registered member of the College of Chiropodists of Ontario.

Anit Saini
Registered Speech-Language pathologist

Anit Saini is a certified and registered speech-language pathologist with 12-years of experience. Passions include working with parents to help them understand how to support communications skills impacted by a variety of communication differences and challenges, multilingualism, and building knowledge and capacity of educators and doctors in the community. Anit has significant experience navigating public and private health services for speech-language pathology. All ages, neurodiverse affirming, allyship, all are welcomed.

Zarna Desai Office Manager

Zarna is the heart of the clinic. She is the first person you will meet when you come in. Originally from India, Zarna graduated with a Bachelor of Science from South Gujarat University. In 2007 she moved to Canada with her family and started her career in office management. Zarna came to us with 8 years of office managerial experience including, working with EHC, MVA, WSIB and Slip & Fall cases. Her dedication, organization, and attention to detail make her an invaluable member of the team. She is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati.

Contact Us

Call us: 647.343.3136

Email: info@islingtonvillagehealth.com

New patients are currently being accepted. No referral is necessary.

Free parking available at front and at rear of building.  Located walking distance from Kipling station.