Vanessa & Melissa Welcome you to Kleinburg Wellness
Medical Esthetician/Laser Technician
Melissa has been in the beauty industry for more than 10 years. She graduated from Marvel Beauty School with a hairstyling diploma and completed her certification in Medical Esthetics from the Canadian Beauty College. After six years of hairstyling, Melissa pursued her passion for skin care and has been happily serving clients in the field for four years. Her studies included skin theory, anatomy, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, facials and relaxation massage. Melissa knew that she was passionate about her future career and ensured she learned all forms of esthetics. She mastered laser theory, laser hair removal, tattoo removal, photo facials, functional laser, IPL laser, NDYAG lasers and Diode lasers. Melissa executes these treatments in a very confident and professional manner, making clients feel at ease. She is passionate about educating clients concerning skin care, and clients appreciate and embrace her enthusiasm! She dedicates herself to ensuring that she does what is best for her clients in order to produce significant positive changes to their skin and body, helping them enhance their inner and outer beauty. Melissa only advocates products and services she would use herself. Melissa also believes in giving back, regularly offering her services at local charity events.
Vanessa Marie Chiaravalloti, BPHE, RMT
Registered Massage Therapist
Vanessa is a highly motivated, enthusiastic and very personable Health Care Practitioner who has been in practice for more than eight years. Having worked alongside her father, a well esteemed Doctor of Chiropractic, she gained valuable knowledge and always aspired opening a clinic of her own. Vanessa graduated from The University of Toronto with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical and Health Education. Further to her practice in Kinesiology, she pursued a career in Massage Therapy, graduating from Sutherland Chan School of Massage Therapy. Vanessa treats patients of all ages, from infants to seniors. She practices deep tissue and relaxation massage, as well as lymphatic drainage and a variety of other techniques. Vanessa has a keen interest in sports injuries, chronic and acute pain, pre- and post-natal massage, abdominal massage, breast massage and intraoral treatments. Vanessa also prescribes specific exercises and lifestyle changes to assist patients in achieving and maintaining optimal mechanical and functional stability. Vanessa’s kind demeanor, as well as her fluency in Italian and French, enables her patients to feel at ease, allowing them to receive the maximum benefits from their massage therapy experience.
Dr. Michael A. Malatesta, B.Sc. (Hons), D.C.
Dr. Michael Malatesta has always been interested in the health care field and has been working and volunteering alongside several health care practitioners for the past 1o years. During this time he realized that his true passion lies within Chiropractic Care. After having graduated from York University with a specialized Honours Bachelor's Degree in Kinesiology, Michael attended the well-known Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College completing a doctorate degree in Chiropractic. Dr. Michael helps treat injuries using a variety of techniques/skills such as soft tissue therapy including muscle release therapy (MRT), mobilization and adjustments which is bringing the joint past its natural range to achieve optimal functional and mechanical stability. Regular chiropractic treatment is recommended as part of a routine preventative care and maintenance program. Dr. Michael practices an evidence-based approach, using past effective clinical decisions, up-to-date research findings and best evidence guidelines. Dr. Michael not only treats his patients hands-on, he also educates his patients to be an active part of their treatment plan. He is enthusiastic about helping you meet your health and wellness goals!
Eric Nijjar, BKin., RMT
Eric is a calm, positive Health Care Practitioner, with a strong understanding of the human body. He graduated from the University of York with a Bachelors of Arts in Kinesiology. Further to his studies, Eric decided to pursue a career in Registered Massage Therapy, graduating from the leading school in Massage Therapy, Sutherland-Chan. Eric has experience in treating competitive athletes such as the Toronto Marlies and Triathletes. Eric is also certified in FRC, and studied under the creator and CEO Dr. Spina. Eric practices sports massage, relaxation massage, deep tissue massage and several other techniques to suit your needs. Being a great team leader, Eric is enthusiastic about leading you to your ultimate health and wellness goals!
Patricia Mungal, RMT
Patricia is a very warm, sincere and understanding therapist. She has been in the healthcare field for over 11 years. Patricia started out her healthcare career as a PSW (Personal Support Worker), later gained her accreditation as PTA (Physiotherapist Assistant) and then decided to amalgamate her knowledge of the body and understanding of peoples needs to help others even further and became a Registered Massage Therapist. Patricia practices all forms of Massage Therapy, relaxation or treatment based. She is very confident in her treatments and is able to help Breast Cancer Patients, perform lymphatic drainage and offers intraoral treatments. Patricia’s goal is to help alleviate your pain and induce relaxation!