Synergy Sports Medicine Your recovery begins here

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Synergy Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation is your solution to finally breaking through the pain and discomfort you’ve been carrying around. We are Toronto’s top sports medicine practitioners, movement therapists, physiotherapists, and wellness clinicians…and our results prove it.

You can walk away from years of pain, avoid unnecessary surgery, and go on to live a life filled with vitality and freedom of movement. Our integrative movement-based rehabilitation will help you become stronger, fitter, and more like yourself than you’ve been in years.

Not sure if we are a fit for you?

We invite you to a free 10 minute phone consult

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You have the power to heal yourself. We can show you how.

Sports medicine like you’ve never seen before

At Synergy, we know that every body is a bit different. That’s why your recovery plan is always uniquely designed, just for you. From Physiotherapy to Chiropractic care, from Osteopathy to Massage Therapy, our innovative treatment plans will increase your strength, mobility, and freedom of movement.

Group programs that will move you

The first step toward a full recovery is understanding how to overcome any underlying issues that may have slowed your rehabilitation. Our pilates and movement therapy group programs are designed to build strength, prevent recurring injuries, and emphasize the kind of long-term results you’ve been looking for.

Understand your body and reclaim your life.

We’re innovative because we love a good success story.

We are driven by your results

Our clinicians are friendly, knowledgeable, and some of the top sports medicine specialists in the Greater Toronto Area. They know that no matter how tough your case may be or how many doctors you’ve seen before coming to Synergy, you can dramatically improve your quality of life by learning how to move properly.

Get moving again with Synergy

​We operate at the cross-section of education, empowerment, and approachable clinical medicine. We are motivated by results, we thrive under a challenge, and we don’t quit.

Your long-term health is important, to you and to us. Whether you’re with us for one session or longer, you can count on the Synergy team to work with you toward a body that moves freer and easier.

Patient Testimonials

  • James Memije Avatar

    In my early 20s, I pushed myself too hard and overtrained and damaged my knee. For the last 10 years, I would deal with the consequences of chronic knee pain... read more

    James Memije 9/01/2020
    Stacy Beach Avatar

    I was dealing with a persistent running injury and needed to find a new physiotherapy clinic. I was pretty nervous to get treatment during Covid but Synergy was a... read more

    Stacy Beach 9/01/2020
    Alison Waddell Avatar

    Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Convenient location near transit and fairly easy to find paid street parking. Covid precautions are all in place making in-person visits feel safe.

    Alison Waddell 8/31/2020
  • Rebecca Chang Avatar

    I have been seeing Dylan (PT) at Synergy for almost a year now, following my ACL construction. At my consultation, I told him I intended to return to competitive sport... read more

    Rebecca Chang 8/26/2020
    Jasleen Kaur Avatar

    I was worried going to any clinic during this pendamic, but felt good after talking to receptionist that are taking all the preventive measure and sanitizing everything regularly. Also the... read more

    Jasleen Kaur 8/25/2020
    Eric Lee Avatar

    TL;DR - They're very easy to communicate with, very clean and great procedures, and Dylan Tannyan is a kind, patient, knowledgeable, very capable, communicative, and detailed PT who I highly... read more

    Eric Lee 8/18/2020
  • Theresa Macneil Avatar

    Synergy is the Best!! Everyone welcomes you with the best service and kindness.Dylan has be wonderful and is very knowledgeable. It has been a pleasure being a client for ... read more

    Theresa Macneil 8/11/2020
    Kia Khadem Avatar

    My experience at Synergy has been the best I've experience at any physiotherapy clinic. From the ease of scheduling to the friendly and helpful front desk staff to the actual... read more

    Kia Khadem 8/01/2020
    Isabella Diego Avatar

    You know you’re in the best hands when your Physiotherapist inspires your kid to be like them.Jesse has been our family’s go-to person when it comes to aches and pains... read more

    Isabella Diego 8/01/2020
  • Esther Tan Avatar

    After years of trying to figure out why I was experiencing pain, and seeing many doctors to get to the root of the issue, I have finally found someone who... read more

    Esther Tan 8/01/2020
    Michael Clemens Avatar

    I can't recommend Synergy Sports enough for their physiotherapy knowledge and expertise. The entire staff here are friendly, professional and really want the best for you. Over the last few... read more

    Michael Clemens 8/01/2020
    Igor Lazarevski Avatar

    Last year I ruptured a disc in my spine, which made it impossible for me to sleep and practically live a normal life. After four months, I decided to see... read more

    Igor Lazarevski 8/01/2020
  • Robyn Dranfield Avatar

    All the staff at Synergy are amazing!! Professional, knowledgeable, trustworthy and caring. Their office is friendly, warm and welcoming. Dylan was the main physiotherapist that I worked with as... read more

    Robyn Dranfield 8/01/2020
    Kayte Young Avatar

    After ignoring shoulder pain for a far too long, I finally got my mind made that I needed to do something. My GP recommended Synergy to me. I was assigned... read more

    Kayte Young 7/01/2020
    Anne Cunningham Avatar

    Samy has been great to work with. In the assessment phase, he listened well to my medical history. He planned out an appropriate approach to manage the reoccurring hip and... read more

    Anne Cunningham 7/01/2020
  • Lisa P Avatar

    I developed neck and shoulder issues after working from home during the pandemic. I have been doing virtual sessions with Mitch to fix the issue. At first I was hesitant... read more

    Lisa P 7/01/2020
    Greg Smith Avatar

    Jesse is the man! Has helped me with shoulder injuries, wrist and now my hip, doing so over virtual sessions online. He cares, and he knows his stuff. Always challenges... read more

    Greg Smith 7/01/2020
    Neil Olsen Avatar

    I went here for a flare up of a recurring knee injury. Dylan was outstanding in working through my pain issues and understanding the mechanics of what was going on.... read more

    Neil Olsen 7/01/2020
  • Alexis Mantell Avatar

    On Jan 3 I suffered a complete tear of my hamstring and chose Synergy after my Chiro spoke well of them. Dylan always explained the 'what' and the 'why' behind... read more

    Alexis Mantell 7/01/2020
    Matthew Clarke Avatar

    Jesse was terrific in getting my MCL tear sorted out during the COVID 19 lockdown. Following his recommended program, I was able to get a major reduction in pain... read more

    Matthew Clarke 6/01/2020
    Robert Prospero Avatar

    I've had a problem with my ankle for years and have seen many physiotherapists about the issue. With the business closed to the public for now Jesse was able to... read more

    Robert Prospero 5/01/2020
  • Ulty Peddler Avatar

    I've been working with Samy for the better part of a year since I injured my MCL & meniscus playing Ultimate - and aggravated while learning the whip kick in... read more

    Ulty Peddler 4/01/2020
    Judith Blakely Avatar

    I dislocated my elbow in September. It was very painful and the rehabilitation was a lot more work than I had anticipated. Dylan was amazing at encouraging me during our... read more

    Judith Blakely 4/01/2020
    Mark T Avatar

    Synergy Rehab is an excellent facility! Samy in particular has been great to work with. In a few visits we made really good progress in helping to heal a left... read more

    Mark T 4/01/2020
  • La Femme Strong Avatar

    I originally chose Synergy because I needed a physiotherapist to aid me in dealing with a back injury, while also continuing to train for competition season in my sport. Dylan... read more

    La Femme Strong 4/01/2020
    Justin Mihevc Avatar

    Dylan Tannyan is extremely knowledgeable and excited about helping me with my physiotherapy. I am very thankful for his efforts and know that I am in good hands.

    Justin Mihevc 4/01/2020
    David Qian Avatar

    Before coming to Synergy Sports I was plagued by back injuries from exercise. I was always in a cycle of working out, showing some improvement, hurting myself, and then reseting... read more

    David Qian 4/01/2020
  • Hanno Rein Avatar

    I had a frustrating shoulder pain for quite some time when I started to worked with Samy Shash at Synergy. Samy did an excellent job. He took great care listening... read more

    Hanno Rein 4/01/2020
    Kimberly Bezaire Avatar

    Physiotherapists are amazing professionals - but, visiting Synergy has been especially effective and has really improved my functionality & quality of life. Dylan's treatment & exercises have been excellent, especially... read more

    Kimberly Bezaire 3/01/2020
    listerinekiller Avatar

    Samy was super helpful and nice about the whole physiotherapy process, going beyond the physical work to talk about what the workouts did and why we did them. The staff... read more

    listerinekiller 3/01/2020
  • Heather Clydesdale Avatar

    I have been to other physiotherapy clinics and other physicians (I am a retired nurse) and I can honestly say that I find Dr Cruz and Mitchell Starkman to be... read more

    Heather Clydesdale 3/01/2020
    Gord Ruder Avatar

    I ride and train over 10000k/year. I love riding my bike, I love pushing myself on the road, or off. I’ve dealt with injuries and minor illnesses, and can work... read more

    Gord Ruder 2/01/2020
    Matthew Dow Avatar

    Went to Synergy post surgery following repair of a full tear of my supraspinatus and biceps tendons. Having gone through a similar injury and return to playing basketball, Dylan knew... read more

    Matthew Dow 2/01/2020
  • Nuno Cristo Avatar

    I highly recommend the services at Synergy Sports and Rehabilitation (235 Wallace Ave). The reception staff is friendly and always ready to help. I’m grateful to Dr. DeHaan, Dr. Awan... read more

    Nuno Cristo 2/01/2020
    Anne Sorvari Avatar

    Incredibly knowledgeable staff, Samy designed an excellent physio program to deal with my rotator cuff injury. Highly recommend!

    Anne Sorvari 1/01/2020
    Scott Allen Avatar

    The first time I met Dr.Cruz, she was extremely friendly,and intentive.She asked me questions that no other doctor asked and made me feel very comfortable.She was extremely thorough in her... read more

    Scott Allen 1/01/2020
  • Rosie Schwartz Avatar

    I can’t say enough about how amazing this clinic is. From their knowledge level and skills to how much they care, I don’t think there is any better clinic... read more

    Rosie Schwartz 1/01/2020
    ellen campbell Avatar

    I came to Synergy (Danforth location) after my 5th shoulder dislocation. Dylan provided an excellent recovery and rehab program, with enough flexibility to allow me to carry my toddler around... read more

    ellen campbell 1/01/2020
    Robert Dungan Avatar

    After completing some extensive home renovations I started suffering discomfort in my scapula area which brought on some nasty headaches. On the highly endorsed recommendation of my spouse I booked... read more

    Robert Dungan 1/01/2020
  • Kelly D Avatar

    Had an excellent experience at Synergy with Dylan. Dylan created an excellent plan to strengthen my knee and get me back to working out and playing sports. Throughout my... read more

    Kelly D 12/01/2019
    Michael Gentili Avatar

    Mitch has a great bedside manner, worked with me to ramp up my physio program so that I was feeling the results very quickly.

    Michael Gentili 12/01/2019
    Maz Mozaffari Avatar

    From the first session, Dylan created a structured and organized plan to address my lower back issues. Throughout the entire process, he provided reasons to why a specific activity, stretch... read more

    Maz Mozaffari 12/01/2019
  • D Jay Avatar

    Highly recommend Synergy! I've been going to Synergy for the last few years. Jesse has been a great physio and have helped me get back in shape after various knee... read more

    D Jay 12/01/2019
    Heather Cuttell Avatar

    Dylan was kind, compassionate and incredibly helpful in getting me moving again after have reduced mobility and pain. Throughout my time with Dylan, he was incredibly informative providing me with... read more

    Heather Cuttell 12/01/2019
    Samantha Dick Avatar

    I am an active woman in my late 20s with no prior injuries whose lower back pain developed suddenly with no direct cause. After 2 months of rest and chiropractic... read more

    Samantha Dick 11/01/2019
  • Carolyn Curran Avatar

    I love Jesse. He has tolerated my resistance to exercise, my whining about pain, and my irrelevant stories with great compassion. And I might mention that I was a mess... read more

    Carolyn Curran 11/01/2019
    Carolyn Curran Avatar

    I love Jesse. He has tolerated my resistance to exercise, my whining about pain, and my irrelevant stories with great compassion. And I might mention that I was a mess... read more

    Carolyn Curran 10/29/2019
    Samantha Dick Avatar

    I am an active woman in my late 20s with no prior injuries whose lower back pain developed suddenly with no direct cause. After 2 months of rest and chiropractic... read more

    Samantha Dick 10/29/2019
  • Aaron Kyte Avatar

    I received exceptionally considerate treatment and care in the few times I've been to this clinic. Dr. Cruz went out of her way to ensure I had the information I... read more

    Aaron Kyte 10/05/2019
    Kamil Rextin Avatar

    Great place! Had a really good experience working with Dylan and I would highly recommend it.

    Kamil Rextin 10/05/2019
    L O Avatar

    Dylan is great. He helped me best my shoulder injury in weeks. The whole team is attentive and provide great customer service. Thanks for everything.

    L O 10/05/2019
  • Mumbi Sauve Avatar

    I have been going to synergy for the past 5 months after tearing my ACL and meniscus and right from the jump I've received great care and advice. I saw... read more

    Mumbi Sauve 10/05/2019
    Benjamin Green Avatar

    Very knowledgeable team of professionals. I now live pain-free thanks to Jesse and his team. Highly recommended.

    Benjamin Green 10/05/2019
    Aaron Kyte Avatar

    I received exceptionally considerate treatment and care in the few times I've been to this clinic. Dr. Cruz went out of her way to ensure I had the information I... read more

    Aaron Kyte 10/01/2019
  • Kamil Rextin Avatar

    Great place! Had a really good experience working with Dylan and I would highly recommend it.

    Kamil Rextin 10/01/2019
    L O Avatar

    Dylan is great. He helped me best my shoulder injury in weeks. The whole team is attentive and provide great customer service. Thanks for everything.

    L O 10/01/2019
    Mumbi Sauve Avatar

    I have been going to synergy for the past 5 months after tearing my ACL and meniscus and right from the jump I've received great care and advice. I saw... read more

    Mumbi Sauve 10/01/2019
  • Benjamin Green Avatar

    Very knowledgeable team of professionals. I now live pain-free thanks to Jesse and his team. Highly recommended.

    Benjamin Green 10/01/2019
    Emily Wright Avatar

    I was referred to Synergy after a knee injury one month prior to a trip to Peru where I would be hiking the Inca Trail for 4 days. I was... read more

    Emily Wright 10/01/2019
    Rose Umbelina Avatar

    Just met with Dr Cruise today @4pm.She was so very helpful. What a nice change. Thanks doc😘I love this place... They are all so very nice + helpful

    Rose Umbelina 10/01/2019
  • Emily Wright Avatar

    I was referred to Synergy after a knee injury one month prior to a trip to Peru where I would be hiking the Inca Trail for 4 days. I was... read more

    Emily Wright 9/05/2019
    Rose Umbelina Avatar

    Just met with Dr Cruise today @4pm.She was so very helpful. What a nice change. Thanks doc😘I love this place... They are all so very nice + helpful

    Rose Umbelina 9/05/2019
    L Morrison Avatar

    This is a fantastic clinic. Great facilities and all of the staff are very welcoming and friendly. Dylan has been working with me to help me improve my range of... read more

    L Morrison 9/05/2019
  • Jack Prior Avatar

    As an athlete I have had plenty of injuries in the past and I have been to several different physio clinics and synergy is by far the best. Dylan was... read more

    Jack Prior 9/05/2019
    TDK Chow Avatar

    My son had a partial tear of the MCL from a knee collision during a hockey game. For over two months, he worked with Samy Shash (at the Danforth... read more

    TDK Chow 9/05/2019
    Rich Anton Avatar

    My son and I experienced knee pain and were treated by Mitch and samy. The care of these physiotherapists was excellent. We both made a full recovery sooner than expected... read more

    Rich Anton 9/01/2019
  • Megha Bhavsar Avatar

    I sought the help of Synergy Sports by referral from my personal trainer after experiencing lots of pain in the back of my shoulder. Working with Mitchell was a great... read more

    Megha Bhavsar 9/01/2019
    Ajani Oldacre Avatar

    As a former Football Varsity Athlete in University I'm so happy to have found Synergy Sports Medicine. I visit both locations. The staff (Mitch, Paul, David, Darryl & Dr. Awan)... read more

    Ajani Oldacre 9/01/2019
    Bill Kennedy Avatar

    Mitch is taking excellent care of my knee. He was able to explain exactly what happened and what to do about it now. We also had a good... read more

    Bill Kennedy 9/01/2019
  • Laila Kharouba Avatar

    Synergy and Jesse Awenus has truly saved my life and back. I am recovering from a pinched L5 nerve and Jesse has been so incredibly helpful in explaining the injury... read more

    Laila Kharouba 9/01/2019
    Jovana Yudin Avatar

    Before I get into the positive experience that I have had at Synergy with Jesse, I would like to openly state that I am a very tough critic. I happen... read more

    Jovana Yudin 9/01/2019
    Paul Platt Avatar

    I was very impressed with the quality of care I received. The Synergy team took the time to listen to my issues and investigate them thoroughly. I think it was... read more

    Paul Platt 9/01/2019
  • Willow BR Avatar

    I have been coming here on a weekly basis for a couple months to work on various sports related injuries and have recommend Synergy and specifically Jesse to my friends... read more

    Willow BR 9/01/2019
    Zebulun Kirby Schiemann Avatar

    Synergy is amazing! The front desk is always very welcoming. Jesse is super knowledgable and helpful and will take the time to explain all the small details of why your... read more

    Zebulun Kirby Schiemann 9/01/2019
    Chris Fulker Avatar

    Mitch is a fantastic physiotherapist and self-described "physio nerd" whose passion for learning and sharing his wealth of knowledge with patients is unrivaled. I saw Mitch for around three months... read more

    Chris Fulker 9/01/2019
  • Maxx Avatar

    Jesse at Synergy is hands down the best physiotherapist I have every gone to. He asked many questions in order to diagnose the true cause of my shoulder issue and... read more

    Maxx 9/01/2019
    Jennifer Coffey Avatar

    I have been seeing two (affiliated) Toronto physiotherapists intermittently for several years, for lower back problems that began in childhood. In January, 2019, I broke my left foot and right... read more

    Jennifer Coffey 9/01/2019
    Lance Moreton Avatar

    Got me up and running again in no time. The receptionist was always warm and welcoming and my appointments were always on time. Samy did a great job.

    Lance Moreton 9/01/2019
  • Brian Boychuk Avatar

    Jesse Awenus is a standout health care professional in my world. I arrived with a debilitating frozen shoulder that I neglected to the point that I was losing... read more

    Brian Boychuk 9/01/2019
    Karl Patrick Tan Avatar

    I have never thought that my sprain on my left ankle for 1-2 years would have been improved/fixed if it wasn't for Mich Starkman. In a few months time of... read more

    Karl Patrick Tan 9/01/2019
    April Vibert Avatar

    Highly recommend Mitch Starkman. He is very knowledgeable and will get you moving back to normal in no time! I have been going to see him for pain in my... read more

    April Vibert 9/01/2019
  • Colin Coutts Avatar

    I had been dealing with lower back pain for a few months before seeing Mitchell Starkman. During the initial assessment he put me through some exercises/stretches and immediately identified the... read more

    Colin Coutts 9/01/2019
    Michel Chikwanine Avatar

    "Mitch is an amazing physiotherapist and person! I was impressed with the level of attentiveness and care he puts into his work. Throughout the months I saw him, I gradually... read more

    Michel Chikwanine 9/01/2019
    Sherri Murphy Avatar

    I have been going to Synergy for about 5 months and everyone I have been in contact with has been professional, kind and very personable. The people at the front... read more

    Sherri Murphy 9/01/2019
  • Felix Stubenrauch Avatar

    Out of the many therapists (physio, chiro, massage) I have seen over the course of my journey with chronic pain, the Synergy team has been by far the most knowledgeable,... read more

    Felix Stubenrauch 9/01/2019
    Ann Poochareon Avatar

    It's so easy to book an appointment here and I love that the front desk is so organized with my payment info that all I ever do is walk in... read more

    Ann Poochareon 9/01/2019
    Martin Simmons Avatar

    I got the best treatment ever and Mitch was perfect in his diagnosis and in helping me to get everything back to how it should be. He was very clear... read more

    Martin Simmons 9/01/2019
  • Barry K Avatar

    The best physiotherapist I've ever seen. Caring honest and knowledge staff. Great facilities and they accommodate to your needs.

    Barry K 9/01/2019
    Hayan Park Avatar

    Mitch Starkman is the best physio therapist I've ever had (I went to physio therapists in different countries - Germany, The Netherlands and Canada). I went to Synergy Sports Medicine... read more

    Hayan Park 9/01/2019
    cory shee Avatar

    I came in after injuring my back and I have had only amazing people helping me out. Right from day one, when they were willing to fit me in right... read more

    cory shee 9/01/2019

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Physiotherapy Clinic in Toronto

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5 Stars - Based on 123 User Reviews

West Toronto

235 Wallace Avenue, Toronto ON M6H 1V5
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Phone: (416) 703-3525
Fax: (647) 343-8073

Hours
Monday - Thursday: 7 am - 8 pm
Friday: 7 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 9 am - 4 pm

East Toronto

2017 Danforth Avenue, Unit 101, Toronto ON M4C 1J7
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Phone: (416) 551-8715
Fax: (647) 349-4866

Hours
Monday: 2 pm - 8 pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 7 am - 8 pm
Friday: 7 am - 3 pm
Saturday: 9 am - 4 pm

Services at this location are currently limited to Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine.

 

235 Wallace Avenue
Toronto ON M6H 1V5
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Monday – Thursday 7 am – 8 pm
Friday 7 am – 5 pm
Saturday 9 am – 4 pm

Please note our phones are not answered on Sundays.

2017 Danforth Avenue, Unit 101
Toronto ON M4C 1J7
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Monday 2 pm – 8 pm
Tuesday -Thursday 7 am – 8 pm
Friday 7 am – 3 pm
Saturday 9 am – 4 pm

Services at this location are currently limited to Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, & Sports Medicine.

West End (Wallace Ave.)

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East End (Danforth)

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West End (Wallace Ave.)

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