Alla Hardoon: Founder and Medical Director of Soft Touch Mastectomy
Soft Touch Mastectomy was founded by owner and medical director Alla Hardoon and originated as an extension of Care-Med Ltd.
Alla has over 16 years of extensive health care experience in Toronto. She acquired her first medical degree in 1988 as a Registered Nurse. She continued her studies in internal medicine, orthopedics, biomechanics, Primary and Secondary Lymphedema, Lipedema, and Post Mastectomy Care, specializing in Oncology Lymphedema.
Recently, Alla became American Board Certified Functional Nutritionist to help her clients and patients understand their bodies and support themselves to the next level of better health.
Alla is a public speaker and educator on the subject of medical compression wear in the field of Primary and Secondary Lymphedema, Lipedema, Edema, Venous Insufficiency, and Wound care garments. She is considered a top expert in the GTA and well beyond the province. Patients and medical professionals reach out to her for professional advice every day. Private clinics, local hospitals, therapists, and vascular surgeons refer their most difficult cases to Alla for assessment and the best-fitting garments.
Alla’s extensive medical background and knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics make Care-Med and Soft Touch a one-stop destination for the best-fitted custom-made and ready-made compression wear. As a professional post-mastectomy and medical compression garments fitter and a Certification course graduate of the USA, she has extensive knowledge of Compression, Lymphedema, and Extremity Pumps used for upper and lower extremities.
Whether it’s arm sleeves and gloves, stockings or briefs, vests, or face masks, she will fit them all with access to every available brand.
Children from 14 months to seniors are assessed and fitted with love and respect in a beautiful private setting with multiple rooms dedicated to each service.
Alla’s assistant is a fully trained medical professional that works directly with Alla. She assists with every client with a caring and personal approach.
Multiple languages are spoken at our clinic for better communication and patient comfort.
Care-Med and Soft Touch are ADP (Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care), ODSP (Ontario Disability Support Program), Ontario Works, Veteran Affairs, Federal Government Workers (Blue Cross), and all Insurance Company approved Fitter and Vendor.