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At Somerset Family Chiropractic our treatment style is highly personable, relaxed, and encouraging. We provide 1-on-1 care with experienced health professionals that have advanced training in their area of practice. We provide careful assessments, an evidence-based approach, and work with you to find the root of your pain. 

Lead by Dr. Craig Brennan and Dr. Vince Pantano, the team at Somerset Family Chiropractic are always there for you. Book your appointment today to find out why we are the clinic of choice when people in Ajax look for a chiropractor. 


Our mission is to serve our community with passion, devotion and empathy, in order to fulfill their potential for health, happiness and wellness.

Meet The Team


Dr. Craig Brennan


Dr. Brennan earned his Bachelor of Science, Honors in Human Kinetics, from the University of Ottawa. His passion for health and wellness led him to the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, where he received his Doctor of Chiropractic. While pursuing his education, Dr. Brennan worked as a Kinesiologist, led various chiropractic research studies, as well as maintained his CPR and First Aid certifications.


Dr. Brennan uses an evidence-based approach to chiropractic care that focuses on each individual patient. During your initial visit, Dr. Brennan will conduct a thorough health history and complete a comprehensive physical examination, which includes an extensive neurological exam. Once he has ruled out the need for further evaluation and determined that chiropractic treatment can assist you with your wellness goals, Dr. Brennan will propose a unique treatment plan that is customized to meet your individual needs.

Dr. Brennan’s Affiliations

  • Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College

  • College of Chiropractors of Ontario


Dr. Vince Pantano



Dr. Pantano was introduced to the field of chiropractic by his brother, who is also a reputable chiropractor. With the guidance and encouragement of his brother, Dr. Pantano’s passion for anatomy, physiology and human performance inspired him to become a chiropractor. He earned a Bachelor of Physical Education and Health from the University of Toronto as well as a Master of Science in Education from Niagara University. After gaining considerable knowledge in those two fields, he decided to pursue his education in New York, where he obtained his Doctorate of Chiropractic. In addition to attending various educational institutions, Dr. Pantano has dedicated himself to increasing his knowledge by completing research on the benefits of chiropractic on a variety of patients.

Dr. Pantano’s approach to chiropractic encompasses the philosophy, art and science of chiropractic. During your first visit, he will conduct a thorough health history and complete physical examination in order to arrive at a diagnosis. Customized, individual treatment plans are focused on alleviating pain, improving function and maximizing your potential for overall health and wellness.

Dr. Pantano’s Affiliations

  • Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College

  • College of Chiropractors of Ontario


Louise Fontana, RMT

Massage Therapist 

Louise was introduced to massage therapy while attending the University of Toronto, where she developed a passion for helping people using massage therapy. She graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Sutherland-Chan in 1992, and has over 25 years of experience effectively treating patients both in Toronto and in the Durham region.


Louise has continued her education, taking numerous post-graduate courses in order to better serve her patients. She is currently a member of the Reiki Association of Canada and has been practicing Reiki for the past 3 years.


Prior to your massage, Louise will discuss your massage preferences with you, and address any concerns that you may have. This is done to ensure that every patient receives a personalized massage that is best for them. Whether you enjoy a deep tissue massage or light pressure, silence or chatting, Louise will customize your massage to ensure that you leave with a smile on your face. She is looking forward to being a part of your health and wellness journey!


Louise Fontana’s Affiliations

  • College of Massage Therapists of Ontario

  • Reiki Association of Canada


Chuan Wang, RMT

Massage Therapist

Chuan began practicing massage therapy 4 years ago. His desire to learn more about human anatomy and his drive to help others inspired him to enrol in the Massage Therapy program at Centennial College in 2013. It was during this time Chuan gained valuable experience working in both clinical settings and community outreach programs.


Chuan has been practicing massage therapy since 2013 and has experienced working with patients involved in motor vehicle accidents, those experiencing frequent headaches, work related muscle tension, sports injuries and much more. Chuan applies his knowledge of anatomy, musculoskeletal and neurological conditions to all of his treatments, which results in great success and patient satisfaction. Chuan is well-known for his deep tissue massage and is equally known for his relaxing massage techniques. He strives to customize treatments that are perfectly suited to each unique patient.


Chuan Wang’s Affiliations

  • College of Massage Therapists of Ontario

  • Registered Massage Therapists of Ontario

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Zayd Yahya


Zayd Yahya is a registered physiotherapist and a member of the Ontario College of Physiotherapists.  Zayd completed his undergraduate degree at York University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science (Specialized Honours) degree in Kinesiology. Following his studies at York University, Zayd attended Queen’s University where he completed his Master of Science degree in Physiotherapy.


Zayd’s interest in physiotherapy arose at a young age as it complimented his passion for sports. As he completed his undergraduate studies and volunteered at various clinics in the Greater Toronto Area, his life mission of giving back to the Ajax community guided him into the field of physiotherapy. Zayd is certified in the Mulligan Concept of Mobilization of Upper and Lower extremities.


As a registered physiotherapist, Zayd promotes an active and healthy lifestyle. Zayd recognizes the importance of collaborating with a patient to develop a personalized treatment strategy that empowers them to achieve their rehabilitation goals. In addition to his passion for clinical practice, Zayd enjoys exercising, travelling, and graphic design.


Li Shu


Born in Mainland, China, Li completed a degree in Western medicine and had a career as a Physician for more than 10 years in China. After she emigrated to Canada, she went back to earn a second degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine and obtained a certificate of Acupuncturist from CTCMPAO.


Li Shu’s approach to patient care is unique, as she incorporates Western and Eastern approaches to deliver more effective care. Li is also interested in Cosmetic Acupuncture, having completed the Advanced Cosmetic Acupuncture course. During your visit, she will conduct a thorough health history and complete TCM examination in order to arrive at a diagnosis. Using her knowledge of Eastern and Western approaches, an individual treatment plan will be created to best suit the needs of her patients.


Li Shu’s Affiliations


Ontario College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Registered Acupuncturist of Ontario
College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario

Get in touch:  1995 Salem Road North, Unit 2, Ajax
Call: (905) 239-9090

Navjot Malhi

Navjot Malhi graduated from Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy and is an active member of College of Massage Therapy of Ontario. She is passionate about Massage therapy and believes massage therapy as an integral part of  person’s well being. She is trained in various massage techniques including Swedish massage, deep tissue and therapeutic massage. She is also trained in hot stone massage and Indie head Massage. Her treatments focused on patients  needs and treatment goals which includes reduces stress and tension, relieve pain and increase joint range of motion.


Tomo Monsma (Okihara), R.M.T

Tomo was born in Japan and moved to Canada in 2007. Her journey as a healthcare provider started as a Physiotherapist in Japan. She worked as a Physiotherapist for 4 years in a hospital setting taking care of in/outpatients with various conditions. Her passion for working in healthcare made her decide to pursue a new challenge to become a Massage Therapist in Ontario. Her education and experiences in both healthcare professions have built her a strong knowledge of anatomy and understanding of the functional ability of the human body.

Tomo has been working with patients with acute and chronic pain and mobility issues in both careers, and she recognizes how much it affects one's life. Whether you are coming for pain reduction, prevention, or mobility improvement, she is always eager to help and walk alongside your journey to improve your Quality of Life.

Tomo is a registered massage therapist and a member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. Tomo graduated from the Durham College Massage Therapy Program with honours.

Tomo's Affiliations

College of Massage Therapists of Ontario

Registered Massage Therapists' Association of Ontario

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