Friday, September 22, 2017

NAO Graduate Wins Science & Technology Award

We wish to congratulate manual osteopath, Liza Egbogah, DC, DOMP (a graduate of Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College & the National Academy of Osteopathy) for receiving the SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY award at the Excellence awards.

The awards take place on Oct 21st at the International Center at 9600 Airport Road in Toronto. The awards will be broadcasted by the AfroGlobal Television (Rogers channel 708). Tickets are $150 per person and you are all welcome to attend.

We are proud of you Dr Liza. You are amazing!

Our Students Practicing Lumbar MET

National Academy of Osteopathy students practicing lumbar muscle energy techniques at the York University Heights campus of NAO under supervision of Dr Shawn Pourgol, Nicholas Zancai and Dr Eid.


Thursday, September 21, 2017

Osteopathy Students - Class of Sept 2017

We present to you the National Academy of Osteopathy on-campus class of September 2017. The future manual osteopaths. Some travelled all the way from USA, Italy, Romania, Chile and Mexico to be in this class.

We love these students! They are so much fun!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Our New Faculty Member

Professor Vahid Karbassi, MD has been hired to teach some courses of the certified osteopathic fertility practitioner program.
Dr Karbassi will teach anatomy, physiology, & pathology of the reproductive system as well as medical & pharmaceutical management of male & female reproductive disorders.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Osteopathy in the Toronto International Film Festival

The manual osteopath representing osteopathy in the Toronto International Film Festival is Liza Egbogah, DC, DOMP, a graduate of National Academy of Osteopathy & the Canadian Chiropractic Memorial College.

Dr Liza is a manual osteopath to the stars with many celebrities as clients. She has a fully booked practice, charging $500 for two hours of manual osteopathic care in her downtown Toronto boutique clinic.

She also has a line of stylish orthopedic shoes that have a lot of admirers, including actress Emma Thompson.

A number of celebrities signed her blackboard at the TIFF including Angelina Julie, Nicolas Cage, George Clooney & Emma Thomson. We are proud of our alumni and grateful to Dr Liza for introducing osteopathy to the celebrities. 


Osteopathy improves behaviour in the elderly

Did you know research shows osteopathy improves behavior in elderly patients?

Elderly living in a long term facility who received osteopathic care showed reduced agitation and related behavioral problems such as verbal aggression, wandering and repetitive movements.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Osteopathy for type 2 Diabetes

Did you know research shows osteopathic foot techniques improve balance, foot sensation, & functional mobility in patients with type 2 diabetes who suffer from peripheral neuropathy?