Located in HAMILTON
Located in HAMILTON
Michael Serwatuk BSc. (Hons) Kin., R.Kin., M.OMSc
Prior to completing his education at the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy, Michael graduated from the University of Waterloo while completing a direct study in biomechanics and osteoarthritis in the Kinesiology department. Michael continued to implement his knowledge in the acquired brain injury and biomechanical assessment fields while working towards his Master's of Practice in Osteopathy, which he obtained in 2019. Michael was lead to Osteopathy with his interest in physiology and mechanics of the human body. The understanding that the two are functionaries of one another provides a patient with the ability to self heal and self regulate, and supports the fact that each individual requires unique treatment.
Marc Tellez BA, MSEd., M.OMSc
Before beginning his studies at the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy, Marc worked in the field of applied behavioral analysis, first as an instructor-therapist implementing intensive interventions for children with autism, and later as a group facilitator delivering social skills, communication and parent education curricula. Marc’s interest in crafting learning environments lead him to complete a Master’s of Science in Education, prior to completing his Master's of Practice in Osteopathy in 2017.
Outside of the clinic he supervises osteopathic student practicums and teaches osteopathic history.
Marc strives to provide you with individualized and highly responsive approaches towards restoring your true constitution and vitality
Graham Nishikawa HBSc., M.OMSc
Before beginning his studies at the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy, Graham graduated from McMaster University with a degree in Kinesiology.
Graham has always been fascinated by people, the human body and its ability to self-heal. He began his clinical career in the hospital systems working with patients in complex pain states. Here he learned the limitations with allopathic care and led him to pursue the practice of osteopathy. Graham completed his Masters in Practice of Osteopathic Manipulative Sciences in 2022.
Outside of clinical work, Graham enjoys the outdoors, his practice in yoga, playing golf and hockey, and spending quality time with family and friends. His passion lies in empowering the individual and optimizing your health by providing a treatment tailored to you. By facilitating your body's own self-regulatory mechanisms, your health and vitality can be restored.