Our Team

Our Team

Dr. Amit Upadhyay

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Practicing Family Medicine with special interest in Preventive Care, Hormone Health and Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Amit trained in India in obstetrics and gynaecology. After arriving in Canada, Dr. Amit retrained as a family physician and obtained his CCFP designation and license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

He obtained additional training in the field of Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy for men and women. He also obtained his fellowship with the American Academy of Aging and Regenerative Medicine and is a North American Menopause Society Certified Menopause Practitioner.

Dr. Amit’s family medical practice emphasizes the importance of preventative care, nutrition, hormone optimization, and regenerative medicine to each patient’s disease profile, well-being, and healthy aging. Dr. Amit enjoys learning and researching new ways to bring health to his patients.

When Dr. Amit is not practising medicine, he can be found travelling, sailing, and spending time with his daughter, wife, and friends.

“I love to work as a physician. It is important to me to learn new skills and research new ways to bring good health to my patients. I love what I do, and this is what motivated me to open this centre. Come and visit us, I’d love to help you!”

Dr. Avneet Parmar

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Medical Director

Dr. Parmar is a certified physician with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC). She has a wide scope of family practice with special interests in emergency medicine, mental health, pediatric and adolescent medicine, women’s health and diabetes care.

Dr. Parmar has completed additional training in the areas of aesthetic medicine and women’s health in both Canada and the UK. She has completed further training in the area of regenerative medicine through the American Academy of Aging and Regenerative Medicine.

Outside of work Dr. Parmar is a new mother to a beautiful daughter and loves to go out for dinner, travel the world and spend time with her loved ones.

“I started taking courses in aesthetic and regenerative medicine at the suggestion of friends and family. When I did my training, I was taken aback by how much I was actually helping people. Practicing in this area of medicine is one of the most rewarding parts of my career.”

Dr. Sarah Giovinazzo

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Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Sarah Giovinazzo has always been extremely interested in all aspects of health: physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. She began by obtaining her Specialized Honours B.A. in Psychology from York University. During this time she developed a strong passion for Naturopathic Medicine. She began studying at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and ultimately received her Doctor of Naturopathy degree. During her internship, she practiced at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic as well as the Brampton Naturopathic Teaching Clinic, located in the Brampton Civic Hospital.

She has pursued further training since becoming a Naturopathic Doctor. She is a Reiki Master, she’s certified in IV therapy as well as Facial Cosmetic and Rejuvenation Acupuncture. This additional training has helped her develop a unique skill set and style of practice, enabling her to treat a wide range of conditions and health issues specific to each of her patients’ needs.

Her goal is to prevent illness, improve health and change the lives of as many people as possible.

Stewart Zahara

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Physician Assistant

Stewart is a highly respected and experienced physician assistant who has been working with our medical team for many years. He brings with him a wealth of experience during his long career as a physician assistant in the military. Following this he worked for many years in the fields of emergency medicine and family medicine.

“I look forward to working with the patients of the centre and offering them innovative treatments which will improve their quality of life. I am passionate about taking care of my health and want to help others do the same.”

Danielle Amato

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Physician Assistant

Danielle started her career working in cardiothoracic surgery. She then broadened her scope and started working in emergency and family medicine. This unique skillset and her thirst for knowledge have made her an irreplaceable part of our team.

“I love to learn new things and have gained a huge new range of skills working with the team at Skintology. I look forward to helping you achieve your goals and living a healthier and happier life.”

Christina Pasion

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Medical Aesthetician

Christina Pasion is a Medical Aesthetician with a passion for skin care and overall health and wellness. Through her friendly demeanour and experience she provides excellent and luxurious treatments at Skintology Health and Wellness Centre. She believes that health and beauty is subjective and unique to each individual and should be treated as such. From helping people start proper skin care regimes to advanced laser treatments everything in between she can help you achieve your aesthetic goals.

Aside for her passion for skincare, Christina likes to participate in HIT (high intensity workout training) and is a singer/songwriter and Latin dancer.

“I come to work every day hoping to put you at ease and I make sure you leave feeling completely satisfied. I can’t wait to meet you and help you.”

Yalda Waziri

Office Administrative Assistant

our teamYalda Waziri is a certified medical laboratory technician who is currently studying to become a nurse. She has a passion for aesthetics and is dedicated to helping people maintain good health. She loves working in healthcare and this is reflected in her positive attitude and sunny disposition. When not working, her hobbies include going to the gym and spending time with her loved ones.

“If you ever need help feel free to come and visit us at the clinic. I strongly believe in the connection between looking good and feeling good. Health care is my passion and I will do my best to help you with all your health needs”.

For more information please contact us at Skintology Health and Wellness Centre at info@skintologyhealth.com.