Our Team

Dr. Jorge Santizo
B.Kin (Hons) , DC.

Dr. Jorge Santizo B.Kin (Hons) , DC.


Dr. Jorge Santizo provides an evidence-based treatment approach to neuromusculoskeletal conditions. He focuses on the bio-psychosocial aspects of care, which takes an all-encompassing, person-specific approach to the management of healthcare. This approach involves the proper treatment of the presenting complain as well as preventative measures to assist in minimizing reoccurrence. Manual Joint Mobilization, Spinal Manipulation, Pain Management and Rehabilitation are some of the therapies provided by Dr. Santizo.

When providing care, he is very adamant that “Knowing when not to treat is just as important as the treatment itself”.

Dr. Santizo graduated from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) in 2010, and is an active member of the College of Chiropractors of Ontario (CCO), Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA), Ontario Chiropractic Association (OCA), and the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association (CCPA).

The many years dedicated to self-development and results driven attitude has made Dr. Jorge Santizo a passionate and knowledgeable practitioner ready to care for your specific needs.

Dr. Donato Policastro

Dr. Donato Policastro, DC, AC(C)

Chiropractor and Medical Acupuncture Practitioner

Dr. Donato Policastro was born and raised in the GTA. He graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2010. He is also a graduate of the Medical Acupuncture program at McMaster University.

Prior to attending the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Dr. Policastro completed an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Kinesiology with a focus on Biomechanics at York University. He combines evidence-based chiropractic therapy with a multidisciplinary and collaborative approach to health care.

Dr. Policastro is a practitioner with over 10 years of experience in treating acute, chronic, sports and motor vehicle accident related injuries. In that time he has had experience with a variety of musculoskeletal injuries ranging from mechanical low back pain to rehabilitation of patients with catastrophic injuries.

He is always ready for new challenges and to lend a helping hand.

Xiaodong (David)

Xiaodong (David), BAI, RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

Xiaodong (David) Bai studied Massage Therapy at Medix College of Healthcare (formerly known as the Medix School). He incorporates his early medical trainings in Chinese medicine to his understanding of your health concerns, and brings a wealth of knowledge and clinic-based skills into his practice. Some examples include Swedish and non-Swedish massage techniques, oriental style of Shiatsu and Tuina massage.

David gained healthcare service experience working at several hospitals in China, and in private practice as a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) in Canada since 2011. He treats patients with variety of chronic conditions, work-related stress, hypertension, anxiety, soft-tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal injuries, muscle and joint disorders, whiplash, and finally sport injuries. He has developed a special interest in neuromuscular conditions such as acquired brain injury, and rehab of stroke survivors.

David is a strong advocate for the health benefit of massage treatment, be it therapeutic, or for the purpose of improving general health and well-being.

Mengge (Ellie) Shi

Mengge (Ellie) Shi

Clinic Administrator Lead

Ellie has been working in rehabilitation clinics as a medical administrator since 2012.

She studied and graduated from Seneca College as an electronic engineering technologist and found a new passion in healthcare when she worked part-time as a student.

Due to her interest and enjoyment, Ellie knew she wanted to be able to incorporate this type of career into her life. She loves being able to know more about clients and the patients she interacts with.

In her spare time, she likes to watch medical TV shows and caring for her Chihuahua. Ellie is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. She is ready to help get you well at Santizo Healthcare Solutions.

Shifali Gupta

Shifali Gupta

Physiotherapy & Chiropractic Assistant.

Shifali is a proactive and result-oriented professional with more than 5 years of clinical experience and is a physiotherapy graduate from Christian Medical college and Hospital in India.

She holds certifications in dry needling, kinesio-taping, Spinal Decompression and Cupping therapy. Her aim is to be a contributing asset in the gamut of physiotherapy.

Shifali also wishes to hold a responsible, challenging and rewarding career in a healthcare fraternity with opportunities for learning and professional growth.

She looks forward to being part of your healthcare team.