The Team

The Team 2019-11-25T08:42:34+08:00

Dr. Samantha Ong

Dr. Samantha Ong is a certified Chiropractor who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chiropractic with Honors.

In her teenage years, Samantha’s mother suffered from a slipped disc in her lower back and after seeking a variety of treatment options, chiropractic care was the only way she could relieved her pain. Samantha herself then underwent chiropractic treatment and it helped relieved her of her chronic back pain as well. This led her to pursue chiropractic as a career, to be able to help improve the lives of families under the stress of pain as well as to help young children and teenagers realize their full potentials pain-free.

Dr. Sam treats a variety of patients: from as young as 1 month old to 87 years of age. Dr. Sam is especially passionate about women’s health. She places particular emphasis on the health of a mother’s posture and treating any back pains associated with pre, during and post pregnancy.

She specializes in lower back pain and nerve-related disorders. Dr. Sam regularly helps young children with severe headaches and chronic neck and back pain recover quickly.

Through practice and experience, in clinic as well as in overseas mission trips, Dr. Sam has learnt the importance of having the right diagnosis as it is the key to treating clients with accuracy and precision. It is her goal to educate her patients with honesty, compassion and integrity. This and her passion for public speaking has led her to give multiple talks across the Klang Valley every month in locations such as Common Ground, UOB Bank, Tesco and Boston Consulting Group.

Over the years, she has worked with physiotherapists, myofascial specialists, and fitness trainers to improve her patient’s ergonomic and postural conditions. Being a proponent of integrative healthcare, Dr. Sam aims to work with the other specialists at Healthworks to help clients not only get better, but also stay better.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • B.Sc (Hons) Chiropractic (IMU)
  • Certified RockTape Practitioner
  • Member of Association of Chiropractic Malaysia (ACM)

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Dr. Lucas Ong

Dr. Lucas Ong graduated from International Medical University with a Bachelor’s degree in Chiropractic. His passion to be a chiropractor was inspired when his loved ones were able to achieve optimum health through chiropractic care.

Dr. Lucas has a deep interest in the human body posture, as it plays an important role not only in developing self-confidence, but also greatly affects the human spine. He is also keenly interested in addressing the effects on posture made by peoples use of mobile technologies.

Dr. Lucas is fervently committed in educating the public about the importance of good posture.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • B.Sc (Hons) Chiropractic (IMU)
  • Member of Association of Chiropractic Malaysia (ACM)

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Dr. Chia Li Xuan

Dr. Chia Li Xuan is a certified practitioner who graduated from the International Medical University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chiropractic with honors. Having been involved in competitive sports at a young age, she has witnessed her peers experience tremendous recovery from injuries through chiropractic care.

With a heart to serve the community, Dr. Li Xuan strives to provide her services by treating nerve, joint, muscle and spine-related conditions. Based on her experience, she strongly believes in the importance of patient education and awareness. Her ultimate goal is to ensure that patients leave Healthworks feeling good and with a better understanding of their own body. She believes with a more holistic approach, patients will be able to achieve optimum health.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • B.Sc (Hons) Chiropractic (IMU)
  • Certified Kinesio Taping Technician
  • Member of Association of Chiropractic Malaysia (ACM)

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Veronica Seow

Veronica is an experienced, skilled physiotherapist who is passionate and enthusiastic in providing excellent quality treatment and helping people to offer compassionate care. She is a graduate with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from INTI International University with 2 years working experience in a multidisciplinary Health & Rehabilitation Centre.

She has gained experience working with a wide spectrum of clients, including paediatric with genetic neurological and orthopedic disorders as well as movement related injuries. She has experience working with children and designing exercise programs to help children overcome motor delays.

Veronica has worked with a variety of adolescent, adult and geriatric patients with conditions ranging from musculoskeletal to neurological.

She is thorough in areas of clinical assessment and screening. She excelled at performing clinical consultation and diagnostic examination, planning and providing excellent quality treatment.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • BSc Hons in Physiotherapy (INTI International University)
  • Member of Malaysian Physiotherapy Association (MPA)

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Bradley Lim

Fitness Trainer

As a Personal Trainer who strives to set himself apart in the sea of fitness trainers, Bradley makes it a point to constantly update himself with the latest research on training and nutrition.

With clients ranging from rehabilitation patients to high level athletes or the average gym-goer looking to maximise results in their own training, a generic training program doesn’t cut it!

It’s the little details that matter, and this is exactly what Bradley is passionate about: individualisation. He puts emphasis on designing training programs that cater to each client’s distinct goals, body types and lifestyles.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • B.Sc (Hons) Psychology
  • ACE Certified Personal Trainer
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist

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Chong U-Waye

Personal Protection Coach & Fitness Trainer

U-Waye is an academically trained personal trainer who possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in the field of Exercise Science, Personal Training and Nutrition from Queens College, New York City. He has been actively propagating fitness training, health development, martial arts and personal protection training within the United States and Asia for the past 7 years.

U-Waye holds the distinction of being the Training Director for PTKGO Asia, a professional training organisation of certified instructors that specialise in martial arts instruction and tactical training for civilians, law enforcement and military personnel. Amongst his credentials are Certified Senior Instructor of PTK-SMF, Certified Integrated Concealed Carry Weapons Instructor, and Certified Military CQC (close-quarter combative) Instructor.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • B.Sc Exercise Science & Nutrition
  • A.S Exercise Science & Personal Training PTK-SMF Asia Training Director

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Cecilia Yong

Dance Instructor

Cecilia Yong is one of Malaysia’s most decorated dancers and choreographers. From the age of 9, she immersed herself in the art of dance beginning with ballet and later venturing into competitive Latin dancing where she quickly proved herself to be one of the best dancers in Malaysia.

Dominating the Malaysian Latin dance scene, she was undefeated as the Malaysia Amateur Latin Champion, while simultaneously proving to be the best in the SEA region from 2010-2012. From 2012 onwards, she also ranked No.1 in the Professional category and reigned as the SEA Professional Latin Champion.

Not contented with being the best in the Latin-style of dance, she displayed her versatility and skill in the second season of So You Think You Can Dance Malaysia where she was crowned the winner.

Qualifications & Affiliations

  • World Dance Council Professional Certificate Associate Latin
  • World Dance Council Professional Certificate Licentiate Latin
  • International Certified Latin Adjudicator

Photographs of Cecilia:  Jimmy Ang @ www.jimmyang.com

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