The first Chiropractor in Atlantic Canada who competed the CACCP designation- International Chiropractic Pediatric Association in preconception, prenatal, postnatal and pediatric chiropractic care.
Dr. Michelle MacDonald graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2010 cum laude and clinic honours. Upon graduation, she received the Gilbert H. Young Memorial Award for attaining the highest average in her clinical year. Dr. MacDonald has spent the past 7 years working in Toronto and is finally happy to return back to the beautiful province of Nova Scotia. She was born and raised in Brookfield, NS and then achieved her undergrad degree at St. Francis Xavier University.
Dr. MacDonald spent 5 years taking courses and studying with The International Chiropractic Paediatric Association in preconception, prenatal, postnatal and paediatric chiropractic care. In 2016, she finished her research and completed her paediatric exam to obtain her CACCP designation through the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice. Dr. MacDonald is currently the only Chiropractor in Atlantic Canada to hold this designation.
Dr. MacDonald was also fortunate enough to work with the College of Chiropractors of Ontario in Quality Assurance as well as, providing Corporate Wellness for the Canadian Chiropractic Association.
Dr. MacDonald is an avid curler and golfer which helps drive her passion to helping the people within her community live an active, happier and healthier lifestyle. She participated in the 2015 Para Pan Am Games on the medical team and has a wealth of experience treating dancers, curlers and golfers which will serve the athletes well at MSVU.
Graston Level 1 - 2010
Kinesiotaping - 2010
Activator - 2010
Diversified Technique - 2010
Extremity Adjusting - 2010
Clinical Acupuncture – 2010
Guasha – 2010
Cupping – 2010
Whiplash & Concussion Management – 2010
Webster Technique Certified – 2011
ICPA Research Review – 2012
Short Lever Adjusting – 2012
Neurosensory Integration – 2012
Transition to Wellness – 2012
Technical Integration – 2012
Sacral-Occipital Technique Spinal – 2012
Sacral-Occipital Technique Cranial – 2012
Neuroimmunology – 2012
Practical Neurology – 2012
Thompson Technique – 2012
Pediatric Health – 2012
Family Wellness – 2012
Logan Basic Technique – 2012
The Challenged Child - 2012
Pediatric Alphabet Soup, Sensory Processing Disorders - 2014
ParaPan Am Games Medical Practitioner – 2015
Tongue Tie Management – 2016
CACCP Diploma – 2017
1st Aid & CPR Level C - 2017
Child Birth Educator Class – 2017
Birth Doula – 2017
Breastfeeding Knowledge & Support - 2017
Advanced Functional Needling- 2018