Dr. James Hadden ChiropractorDr. James Hadden B.Sc., D.C.
Chiropractor, Clinic Director

Dr. Hadden obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Waterloo, with a five year Honours Bachelor of Science in Biology. James studied an additional four years at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, where he graduated with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1995.

James was awarded the Cum Laude Academic Award, as well as, Clinic Internship Honours and Athlete of the Year Award at graduation. Dr. Hadden helped conduct research studies in orthopedics at Sunnybrook Hospital between 1992-1994.



Dr. Janine Taylor ChiropractorDr. Janine Taylor B.Sc., D.C.
Chiropractor, Acupuncture Practitioner

Dr. Janine Taylor was raised in the Durham region. She is thrilled that she is able to practice in her own community.

Dr. Taylor attended Queen's University where she pursued her BSc degree in Life Sciences. After graduation she obtained her Chiropractic Degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (2004). In 2005 Dr. Taylor obtained post-graduate training in contemporary medical acupuncture at McMaster University.

In her spare time Janine enjoys running and competing in 10K races. Together with her husband and kids, she enjoys travelling and spending time with family and friends.



Sarah Jeffreys RMT Sarah Jeffreys RMT
Registered Massage Therapy

Sarah has been working with Dr. Hadden & the healthcare team at Clarington Chiropractic Clinic since 2003. She attended Sir Sandford Fleming College in Peterborough for three years during which time she volunteered for two semesters at the Fleming Massage Therapy, and Sports Massage Therapy Clinics. During her last year of school she worked at the Women's Native Health Center, providing massage therapy treatments to women undergoing a great deal of stress, anxiety and depression. These conditions can lead to many other problems that can be treated with massage. Volunteering at these clinics gave Sarah the experience and confidence needed to pursue her career as a RMT.

Sarah offers a variety of soft-tissue techniques to treat conditions such as whiplash, arthritis, headaches, sports injuries and sciatic nerve pain. She also specializes in deep-tissue massage, pregnancy massage and relaxation massage. Gift certificates are available, and make great presents for friends and family.

I look forward to meeting you at the Clinic!



Scott BurkeScott Burke RMT, CNP
Registered Massage Therapy
Certified Nutritional Practitioner
Therapeutic Ultrasound

Scott Burke is a Registered Massage Therapist who graduated from Toronto's Sutherland-Chan School and Teaching Clinic program in 2007. As a member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and the Registered Massage Therapists of Ontario, Scott prides himself in providing the best care possible to support the specialized needs of his clients.

Today, in his practice, Scott designs specific treatment plans to meet his client's individual goals by performing orthopaedic and muscle testing and postural assessment. His goal is to FIND AND TREAT THE CAUSE of the issue for the variety of clients he serves. Whether you are suffering from stress; acute or chronic injuries; repetitive strain injuries or built up scar tissue, Scott can help you. He incorporates techniques such as Swedish Massage; Deep Tissue Manipulation; Myofascial Release; Relaxation techniques and Trigger Point Therapy to treat a variety of clients from office/warehouse workers to athletes.

Scott is a recent graduate from the Institute of Holistic Nutrition achieving the designation of Certified Nutritional Practitioner. He strongly believes in educating and empowering individuals with the knowledge, tools and skills to achieve their total health goals.

Scott is a life-long athlete who has competed internationally in track and field and continually works to expand his knowledge of sport related strains and injuries. As a seasoned runner who is currently running marathons hoping to qualify for the Boston marathon, Scott performs running analysis on beginner to veteran runners to correct foot-strike discrepancies or muscle imbalances.



Monica RuegseggerMonica Ruegsegger RMT
Registered Massage Therapist

Monica received her Ontario College Advanced Diploma from Sir Sanford Fleming College in Peterborough. During her 3 years at Fleming she gained experience working with athletes, prenatal women and the general public.

Monica has a passion for fitness and health. She is also a certified personal trainer with an extensive knowledge of fitness and exercise. With each client Monica strives to work with them to rehabilitate, ease injuries and to provide a feeling of well being.



Andrea DixonAndrea Dixon B.Sc., RMT
Registered Massage Therapist
Low-Intensity Laser Therapy Practitioner

Andrea Dixon completed her Bachelor of Science at the University of Guelph in 1998. She has been a member of The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario since 2000. In addition to these qualifications, Andrea became certified in Low Intensity Laser Therapy in 2006.

Using massage therapy in conjunction with laser therapy has broadened the scope of her practice. She enjoys the challenge of difficult to treat pathologies and injuries. In 2013 Andrea was awarded "Laser Clinician of The Year" at the 2013 international laser
conference.

In her free time, Andrea is an outdoor enthusiast who is passionate about her horses and dogs. She enjoys skiing and cycling with her family and is currently working with her husband and son to create a sustainable agriculture environment at their hobby farm.



Michael AlbertiniMichael Albertini RMT
Registered Massage Therapist

Michael is our newest Registered Massage Therapist here at Clarington Chiropractic Clinic. He graduated from the Massage Therapy Program at Trillium College in 2017 and is a member in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. (CMTO).

This program provided Michael with over 250 hours of hands- on training at athletic events, corporate offices and fundraisers. He is eagerly looking forward to furthering his knowledge by adding Graston Therapy to broaden his massage therapy practice here at the clinic.
Michael is an active and long time member of the Courtice community and has many interests including his previous certification in journalism and photography. He enjoys the outdoors and hiking with his dogs and partner on his off hours as much as possible.
Michael looks forward to seeing you soon!



Heather DurieHeather Durie RMT
Registered Massage Therapist

Heather is a Registered Massage Therapist who graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Georgian College in 2010, and is a member in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO).

Heather incorporates a broad range of massage techniques and has extensive experience in treating a wide variety of conditions and is dedicated to helping her clients and promoting health and wellness in our clinical setting.

Originally from the London area, Heather has been in the Durham region for three years and loves being part of the healthcare team at Clarington Chiropractic. She enjoys the outdoors, plays hockey and soccer in her free time and loves spending time with friends and family.
Heather looks forward to meeting you at the clinic!



Laura SuessLaura Suess B.A., RRPr
Registered Reflexology Practitioner

Laura obtained her undergraduate arts degree at Queen's University. After enjoying the benefits of reflexology, she decided to study to become a fully qualified Registered Reflexology Practitioner, training at the Ontario College of Reflexology (2003).

As a Reflexologist, Laura treats many types of ailments with compassion and an understanding of clients' needs. It is this energy and her philosophy of total health care, including mind, body and spirit from which her clients can benefit.


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