About Dr. Michelle MacDonald

BSc. HK, D.C., CACCP | Chiropractor

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.

Qualifications

Advanced Functional Needling

CACCP Diploma

1st Aid & CPR Level C

Child Birth Educator Class

Birth Doula

Breastfeeding Knowledge & Support

Tongue Tie Management

ParaPan Am Games Medical Practitioner

Pediatric Alphabet Soup, Sensory Processing Disorders

ICPA Research Review

Short Lever Adjusting

Neurosensory Integration

Transition to Wellness

Technical Integration

Sacral-Occipital Technique Spinal

Sacral-Occipital Technique Cranial

Neuroimmunology

Practical Neurology

Thompson Technique

Pediatric Health

Family Wellness

Logan Basic Technique

The Challenged Child

Webster Technique Certified

Graston Level 1

Kinesiotaping

Activator

Diversified Technique

Extremity Adjusting

Clinical Acupuncture

Guasha

Cupping

Whiplash & Concussion Management

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