Chiropractic Doctor

Early recovery from injury and chronic pain requires correct diagnosis and treatment which results in early noticeable decrease in your condition. Our clinic has been serving patients and their families since 1972. Practice based evidence, research, and guidelines all contribute to your care.

Technology

Our clinic service and care includes cold laser therapy. Research as well as our patient experiences demonstrate significant rapid improvement and long term recovery of conditions including your shoulder which may be described as a bursitis or frozen shoulder.  Request a consultation today.

Guest Speaker

Dr. Don Nixdorf is available for presentations and workshops to help recognize, treat, and prevent spine related conditions. Key safety and prevention presentations have been made to companies, service clubs and health conferences. Contact Dr. Don Nixdorf for more information.

Author

Dr. Nixdorf co-authored the book, “Squandering Billions, Health Care In Canada” which sheds light on why provincial and personal costs increase and what are some solutions to improve health services and lower costs for patient and the health care system.

Talk Show Host

“Dr. Don” has been the host of radio talk programs on health care at two Vancouver radio stations. Key to these programs were expert guests from North America and BC audience and listeners calling in with their comments and questions.

Educator

Dr. Nixdorf hosted two seasons of a popular tv health care program, Empowered Health, which showcased informative discussion about your back and back pain and leading research into diagnosis, treatments and prevention.

Recent Posts

Robot unlocking the secrets to balance problems

Researchers at the University of British Columbia are looking for new ways to treat patients with balance disorders.  Dr. Jean-Sébastien Blouin DC, PhD, Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation Professor in Spine Biomechanics and Human Neurophysiology is leading the charge to try and develop further evidence that may later lead to better evaluation tools or even therapies [...]

Research finds back pain assessments show room for improvement

Most people who experience back pain will consult their medical doctor first for treatment and advice.  In fact, one third of all office visits to a medical doctor are for spine and spine related problems.  Not only is back pain a huge burden on our health care system, it has many causes and is therefore [...]

What does excessive weight really mean to your joints?

It is common knowledge that being overweight is associated with many negative health outcomes.  Heart disease, diabetes and cancer are linked to obesity and are usually the diseases we jump to first.  There are also other very real dangers to our muscles and joints that often present before these diseases manifest as a result of [...]

Empowered Health

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Empowered Health Season 2 Episode 11 – Rehabilitative Exercise Therapy

Could your next prescription be for... exercise?! Dr. Paul Bruno is a researcher at the University of Regina who is studying body movements through motion capture technology to help practitioners deve...

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Empowered Health Season 2 Episode 12 – Core Muscles and Balance

Strengthening your core could be one way to fight off chronic back pain. Dr. John Srbely DC, PhD is a researcher from the University of Guelph who is studying abdominal muscles and their relationship...

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Empowered Health Season 2 Episode 10 – Diagnosis

What exactly is a Diagnosis and why is it important to the healthcare you receive? Dr. Jay Robinson, President of the BC Chiropractic Association discusses how doctors formulate an appropriate diagnos...

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Empowered Health Season 2 Episode 19 – Evidence Practice Gap

How do we take research from our universities and transfer it to every day practice? Dr. André Bussières and his team are developing Clinical Practice Guidelines to help practitioners in the field t...