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.
Advanced Functional Needling
1stAid & CPR Level C
Child Birth Educator Class
Breastfeeding Knowledge & Support
Tongue Tie Management
ParaPan Am Games Medical Practitioner
Pediatric Alphabet Soup, Sensory Processing Disorders
ICPA Research Review
Short Lever Adjusting
Transition to Wellness
Sacral-Occipital Technique Spinal
Sacral-Occipital Technique Cranial
Logan Basic Technique
The Challenged Child
Webster Technique Certified
Graston Level 1
Whiplash & Concussion Management