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Our Practitioners

Shamsynar Ani

Physiotherapy & Visceral Manipulation in Singapore

Shams brings a unique and holistic approach to physiotherapy. Her 16 18 years of clinical experience is layered with qualifications in sports physiotherapy, Pilates, visceral manipulation, craniosacral therapy and a myriad of specialised studies. She has worked in the acute hospital setting and in private practice.

Shams’ work spans a broad spectrum from acute to chronic pain, musculoskeletal, orthapeadic, surgical and intensive care. Holding a strong belief in the interconnectivity of the body (and in fact the whole person), Shams begins client sessions with assessment and draws on her stellar skill set to guide the best path to treatment and empowered self-care.

Erwin Raqueño

Physiotherapy in Singapore

Erwin is a Physiotherapist who is also a personal trainer and rehab specialist. His work focuses on musculoskeletal pain and post-surgical rehabilitation of the shoulder, knees and ankles. In the treatment of Myofascial Pain, Erwin combines Soft Tissue Manipulation with specific techniques including Active Release Technique, Soma Cupping as well as Graston Technique. He enjoys working with his hands, so clients need not be wary that you will be put on a machine or just prescribed exercises. As a MasterRehab Trainer, Erwin treats and trains people with special needs to go back to fitness. His background as a trainer gives him the perfect adjunct to his PT skills.

Justin Mok

Myofascial Release in Singapore

For those who like strong deep-tissue work that is at the same time deeply relaxing, Justin is the therapist for you. He incorporates a range of bodywork techniques from sports massage to tuina to craniosacral therapy. Your go-to if you have: restricted mid-back, bound up lower back, tight butt and hips, painful wrist/forearm.

Craniosacral therapy is increasingly being used to enhance functioning of the central nervous system, which makes it effective for a wide range of medical problems associated with pain and dysfunction. Justin incorporates craniosacral therapy together with myofascial work to help release restrictions and down-regulate the nervous system.

Jasmine

Physiotherapy in Singapore

As a Physiotherapist, Jasmine was trained in and has worked in Australia, serving in both hospital and private practice. She is well-versed in manual therapy and is a Polestar-certified pilates instructor. Jasmine works closely with the Acupuncturist in areas of women’s health, to figure out the best course of treatment through assessment, mobilization and strengthening. A series of alignment and repatterning strategies are employed to help new mothers become even better than they were before pregnancy. Her expertise is also incorporated in assessing and diagnosing more complicated musculoskeletal conditions.

Karen Taylor

Hypnotherapy in Singapore

Karen has been working as a Hypnotherapist in Singapore since 2008. Areas of interest: removing fears, confidence, relaxation, stress, relationship issues, motivation, success/personal performance, sports enhancement, stopping smoking and weight release.

Fascinated by the mind, Karen works with a variety of techniques to to guide clients into their powerful subconscious minds where all habits, beliefs, behaviours and emotions are stored. It is here where positive change can occur and ripple from the inside out into daily life.

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Natalia Padgen

Somatic Hypnotherapy & Craniosacral Therapy

Natalia is a Craniosacral Therapist and Somatic Hypnotherapist. She uses bodywork techniques including craniosacral therapy and gentle fascial manipulation to down-regulate the nervous system, support gentle discharge, repatterning and resilience.

She incorporates positive suggestion, visualisation, interoception, somatoception and other hypnotherapeutic techniques to access deep brainwave states for repatterning of the nervous system. By regulating the nervous system, anatomical functions are allowed to return to balance, and the mind is provided space to rest and respond.

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Jason Teow

Classical Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine in Singapore

Jason Teow has been practicing TCM since 2005. He uses a combination of herbs and acupuncture, with an interest in treating pain and the gut. In the treatment of body pains, Jason is able to work with herbs alone to affect circulation in the body – this is important for those who are afraid of needles. Otherwise, he gets good results by incorporating classical acupuncture techniques – you will be surprised the minimal number of needles needed and how gentle the sessions are!

Digestive issues like poor appetite, bloating, reflux and bowel dysfunction are treated by balancing out the entire constitution using herbs and acupuncture. Jason treats adults of all ages, and excels at treating weakness and pains that come with ageing and degeneration. He begins with an overall assessment using tongue and pulse, and proceeds with a very gentle treatment style.

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Fynn Lim

Manual Lymphatic Drainage in Singapore

Fynn works with the lymphatic system to facilitate waste elimination in the body. Clients who respond favorably to her work often present with some form of swelling, which can be caused by incomplete recovery from physical trauma (e.g. a sports injury) or insufficient fluid metabolism (e.g. during and after pregnancy). Her work is very useful for for post-operative recovery (e.g. orthopedic interventions for joint repair/replacement).

Fynn has worked with clients experiencing inflammatory conditions resulting in localized edema (e.g. lower or upper extremity fluid retention with clear presentation of congested nodes). She is also familiar with treating breast milk insufficiency and edema secondary to acute dermatitis. Fynn works with a soft yet precise touch; her first session includes lymphatic mapping and subsequent clearing of congested sites.

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Sharon Tan

Craniosacral Therapist in Singapore

Sharon Tan is a craniosacral therapist trained through the Upledger Institute. She blends both anatomical knowledge with a sensitive touch and ability to listen to the rhythms of the body. At Soma Clinic, the focus of Sharon’s work is to support down-regulation for her clients. Her work spans a range of areas including stress and burnout, chronic health and supporting mothers through their intricate journey. As a Mother herself, Sharon is a truly caring therapist who listens to her clients and supports their overall health and well-being.

Daphne Chua

Integrated Bodywork & Yoga Therapy in Singapore

Daphne has been practising remedial therapy work in movement and touch for over a decade. Her work is firmly grounded in the therapeutic applications of yoga, biomechanics, nervous system regulation, breath work, somatic education, bodywork modalities and craniosacral knowledge.

Daphne offers a unique and nuanced blend of body-based therapies that facilitate well-being for those dealing with chronic or acute conditions. Her work is suitable for a range of conditions including: lower back pain, anxiety/stress, musculoskeletal, women’s health, digestion and more.

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Mark Chern

Chinese Medicine in Singapore

Mark Chern practices Chinese Medicine in Singapore and has a background in Women’s Health. He uses uses Chinese medicine and acupuncture in tandem with diagnostics from blood or imaging results to treat fertility and reproductive conditions. His focus in Soma Clinic is on Women’s Health.

Having worked with midwives and doulas since 2011, he is familiar with being part of a wider network of practitioners assisting a woman through pregnancy and birth. Mark also provides support for thyroid, skin and other autoimmune conditions, often in various levels of collaboration with Western Medicine or nutrition/naturopathy.

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