We have created a chiropractic and wellness centre dedicated to your overall health as a human being. Our purpose is to remove interferences to the expression of your life, and to reveal to those who are interested, the source of true health and the manifestation of their fullest potential. We strive to spread this message to family, friends and the entire world.
Our goal is to not only alleviate pain, but more importantly, inspire and educate our patients to become active participants in their own well being. Patients seeking treatment at our office are assured of receiving only the finest quality care, because Dr. Maher Obeid and his entire team have a genuine concern for your well-being. Contact us today for a complimentary consultation and experience The Healing Path Chiropractic & Wellness Centre difference!
Dr. Maher Obeid
Chiropractor, A.R.T.® Certified, SpineMED® Certified
Dr. Maher Obeid is the owner and operator of The Healing Path. He is an honours graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, Missouri and also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Western Ontario. Dr. Obeid is an advocate for natural healthcare and provides chiropractic care for the entire family from children to seniors. Dr. Obeid treats a variety of ailments and conditions including headaches, sciatica, low back pain, neck pain, pregnancy pains and sporting injuries. Dr. Obeid is also a fully certified Active Release Techniques practitioner in addition to being a certified spinal decompression therapy provider.
Dr. Obeid is a member of the College of Chiropractors of Ontario, Ontario Chiropractic Association, Canadian Chiropractic Association and the Burlington Chamber of Commerce. He is also the recipient of numerous Burlington Post Reader's Choice Awards for Best Chiropractor, most recently 2017.
Email Dr. Obeid for any further information regarding Chiropractic Care, Active Release Techniques or Spinal Decompression Therapy.
Dr. Jay Rappazzo
Chiropractor, A.R.T.® Certified, Acupuncture
Dr. Jay was born and raised in Burlington, Ontario. He graduated in 2007 from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, Ontario. He utilizes acupuncture and deep tissue therapy to compliment his chiropractic treatments. His practice includes manual adjustive techniques, sports and spinal rehabilitation and various soft tissue techniques. He also focuses on exercise, diet and nutrition as key components to a healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Richard Zavitz
Chiropractor, A.R.T.® Certified
Dr. Zavitz graduated from The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1998 and has practiced Chiropractic in the Burlington, Ontario area since. Dr. Richard has been involved professionally and personally in various community organizations, including the Windsor Pan Am Junior Games Medical Staff , Greater Hamilton Chiropractic Society and the Waterdown Toastmasters. He enjoys speaking to groups and organizations about the positive influence that Chiropractic has on one’s ability to deal with everyday stresses - physical, chemical and emotional. Like many of his patients, his family continues to receive regular chiropractic adjustments as it helps to keep them healthy and full of vitality!
Email Dr. Zavitz for any further information regarding Chiropractic Care or Active Release Techniques.
Dr. Ritu Deol
Ritu Deol is the Naturopathic Doctor at The Healing Path. She attended and graduated The University of Western Ontario where she had developed her fascination with the healing power of nature. From there Ritu developed an interest for health and well-being, which led her to pursue a career in Naturopathic Medicine. She graduated from The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2009. While at the college, she completed an internship at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic, where she gained hands on experience with patients to assist them in realizing their fullest potential for optimal health. Ritu is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor registered through the Transitional council of the college of Naturopaths (T-COND) She is also an active member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and The Canadian Society for Orthomolecular Medicine (CSOM). Dr. Ritu was also recently recognized as the Burlington Post Reader's Choice Award Winner for #1 Naturopath in 2014.
Email Ritu for any further information regarding Naturopathic Medicine or visit her personal website at www.ritudeolnd.ca.
Mohammed brings over 20-years of Physiotherapy experience to The Healing Path. He has extensive experience in many areas of Physical Therapy and rehabilitation, including neurological rehabilitation for clients with traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and post-stroke. He also received advanced training in Gait and Functional Rehabilitation from Switzerland as well as advanced training in rehabilitation for patients recovering from cancer, specifically lymphedema.
Email or call Mohammed any time if you want to discuss how can Physiotherapy help in your condition, Mohammed and his colleagues at the Healing path are exceptionally open to help and assist.
Registered Massage Therapist, Sports Injury Therapist, Certified Personal Trainer
Erin O'Brien graduated from the Canadian Therapeutic College in 2003 to attain registration in both Massage Therapy and Sports Injury Therapy. With her Sports Injury Therapy background Erin has the complete knowledge in the use of modalities, taping, bracing, rehabilitation exercises, cupping and stretches for all sports related and non-sports related injuries. In order to fully expand her qualifications even more, Erin has certifications in Spinning, Personal training and fitness consulting. Starting her personal training career in 1999, she is still actively involved in both Personal Training and teaching spinning classes. In her spare time, Erin trains to compete every summer as a tri-athlete. Erin's passion for her career is clearly shown in her ability to embrace each individual client and delivering a thorough and specific treatment according to their needs. Erin has used her Sports Injury Therapy and Massage Therapy expertise to work with many different sports teams and sporting events such as; the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, M.M. Robinson senior football and hockey teams, triathlon and soccer events.
Registered Massage Therapist, Sports Injury Therapist
Lindsay Finley graduated in 2006 from The Canadian Therapeutic College in Burlington, Ontario with a license in Massage and Sports Injury therapy. Lindsay has trained with the Milton Marauders football team for 2 years and has gained a knowledgeable understanding for sports related injuries. Lindsay's focus is to thoroughly understand and listen to her clients' needs as well as make each appointment an enjoyable experience. Health is very important to Lindsay and she feels that massage therapy can be one of the leading preventative healthcare therapies that you can give yourself. Lindsay's strong desire to succeed and passion for her work ensures her ability to go beyond her clients' expectations.
Registered Massage Therapist
Kellie Bankley is a Registered Massage Therapist licensed by The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. She graduated with honours from the Canadian Therapeutic College in 2002. As well as practicing Swedish massage, she has training in other various forms of massage such as infant massage, pre and post natal massage and has a certificate in hot stone massage. She is a compassionate, focused individual who is committed to help restore and maintain optimal health and pain free function of the body. She works side by side with her clients helping to alleviate their pain, increase their relaxation and enhance the overall structure and function of their body.
Registered Massage Therapist
Sarah graduated in 2003 from the Canadian Therapeutic College in Burlington. She treats a wide range of conditions from muscle strains, back and neck pain, stress related conditions, chronic pain and headaches. Sarah’s treatments are client specific and uniquely tailored to promote ongoing health and wellness. She utilizes a variety of different massage styles from Swedish massage to deep tissue to prenatal to name a few. Dedicated to excellence, Sarah strives for continuous improvement in education and health care service delivery.
Registered Massage Therapist
Richard graduated in 2014 from Everest College in Hamilton. His treatments vary from muscle strains and chronic pain to stress reduction. Each treatment is tailored to each client's specific needs in the most safe and effective way. He has a huge passion for hockey, and an even bigger passion for helping people. He genuinely loves what he does and the most important thing for him is for his clients to be comfortable and always working toward their next goal.
Julie Di Pietro
Registered Massage Therapist
Julie is a Registered Massage Therapist and Fascial Stretch Therapist. She works with people of all ages and has experience treating acute and chronic conditions, neuropathies, TMJ issues, pregnancies, scars, and sports injuries. Her treatments can be relaxing in nature or therapeutic which may require client participation. She targets joints, fascial lines, and muscles using a variety of soft tissue techniques and stretching to help improve posture, increase range of motion and circulation, while decreasing pain, tension, and tightness. Julie is involved in community events like the Ride To Conquering Cancer and is currently studying Dolphin Neurostimulation: MPS Therapy, which reduces the effects of scars, scar tissue, and associated pain.