Chiropractors are doctors regulated by the Health Professions Act and recognized as primary health care practitioners with a duty to assess, diagnose and treat a myriad of musculoskeletal conditions. We like to refer to chiropractors as doctors who focus on nerve, muscle and joint issues, and the inter-relationship between those tissues. The chiropractors at Elite Sport Performance all have additional training. Drs. Macdonald and Karmali both hold post-doctoral sport sciences fellowships with the Royal College, while Dr. Okrainetz is a resident of the same program. Dr. Laura McDonnell is also a Registered Nurse who works in Public Health for Alberta Health Services. All ascribe to a best-evidence approach to patient care and to our clinical brand promises of Results, Clarity and Collaboration.
Chiropractors may employ any one of a myriad of different options when treating patients. These may include but are not limited to: