Optimal health is best achieved when the patient is supported by a multidisciplinary health team. Whether it relates to chronic pain, fatigue, high blood pressure or mental health, the skilled practitioners at Health Momentum work with each patient to develop a treatment plan that addresses the root issue underlying every health concern. With compassion and support, each individual is equipped with tools to help them take charge of their health and transform their life.
Dr. Sarah Millar, ND.
Dr. Sarah Millar, ND, strives to address the root issue going on behind every health concern. After studying 4 years in Health Psychology at McGill University, she completed another 4 years at the accredited Naturopathic Medical School (CCNM) in Toronto. Sarah has also pursued advanced training in anxiety, depression, chronic pain, fatigue and neurological conditions. Sarah teaches specific and practical tools on how to begin working with various chronic illnesses in an effective and balanced way.
Sarah stays current with the latest evidence based research backing up the nutritional therapies, vitamins & minerals, and healing modalities which are most effective at returning the body to health. Dr. Sarah also works extensively with women and men suffering from hormonal imbalances. She has trained with some of the best leaders in Bio Identical Hormone Therapy (BHRT) and takes a special interest in balancing and healing the often overlooked thyroid and adrenal glands.
Dr. Laura Tummon Simmons, ND
Dr. Laura is an evidence-based practitioner who is dedicated to individualized whole-person care. She has clinical experience in treating complex chronic health concerns. She is dedicated to supporting individuals coping with conditions that can compromise quality of life such as; fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, female health conditions including endometriosis and infertility, and offering supportive care for those undergoing cancer treatment. As a component of care, the emotional wellbeing of the individual is considered on a fundamental level. To optimize outcomes in care she uses tools such as nutrition counselling, supplementation, botanical medicine and acupuncture.
Felipe Andrade, M.OMSc
Felipe Andrade is a classically trained Osteopathic Manual Therapist, graduated from the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy in Hamilton, Ontario. His desire to help others and his interest in the human body and its workings took him on a path that started with Reiki training and continued with the Classical Osteopathy program, where he gained extensive knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics. The combined teaching of the natural laws that govern the body and the methods for holistically approaching patient health strongly resonated with him and reinforced his understanding that the body is an integrated unit of function that can heal and regulate itself. In combination with countless hours of clinical training, Felipe has gained an excellent experience of the innate properties of the body to heal when given the right conditions to do so. He continues to study and expand his knowledge of the human body as he strives to help the community in the best possible way, tailoring each treatment according to what they need in every session, remaining truthful to the philosophy and principles set by the founder of Osteopathy, Dr. Andrew Taylor Still
As a Registered Massage Therapist for over 20 years, Monika has a wealth of experience in dealing with chronic pain, injuries, pregnancy strain as well as general stress and relaxation. Monika helps clients regain optimum health through hands on techniques and by providing them with the knowledge to maintain their health with customized self care programs.
Dr. David Gingerich, C.Psych., Clinical Psychologist
David has been registered with the College of Psychologists since 2006. He has 15 years’ experience working with adults, adolescents and children in the areas of treatment and assessment. David holds a Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology and a Master’s degree in Marriage & Family Therapy.
David is skilled in treating a wide range of emotional and mental disorders. He employs an array of theoretical orientations depending on the needs of his clients. He has particular ability to work with individuals who feel trapped and have tried unsuccessfully to break through obstructions in their lives. While David works with therapists, clergy, professors and other professionals, his practice is comprised of people from all walks of life. He offers a free consultation to prospective clients.