Dr. Jaimie Ackerman
1177 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Body Work/Massage Therapy
About Dr. Jaimie
Dr. Jaimie Ackerman attended the University of Alberta where she studied biological sciences and French Language Arts. She achieved a Bachelor’s in Human Biological Sciences and continued her schooling to graduate Magna Cum Laude from the University of Western States with her Doctorate in Chiropractics. She is also a Certified Provider of Active Release Techniques and Graston technique, both of which grew popular in the athletic community but have great benefit to the general population as well. As a chiropractor, Dr. Ackerman has experience treating athletes of all levels including US Open Tennis, CFL, and National level track. Although her focus lies in sports medicine, she also has a passion for the geriatric and pediatric community.Dr. Ackerman’s approach to patient care includes a strong emphasis on patient education, giving her patients the knowledge and tools necessary to take an active role in their recovery and future injury prevention. Patients are treated as a whole person, not just an injured part. A thorough assessment of each area of complaint is performed and a treatment plan tailored to the specific needs and goals of each patient is given.Treatment plans can include electrical modalities, kinesiotaping, laser therapy, myofascial release, nutritional counseling, specific exercise/rehabilitation plans, as well as postural and biomechanical analysis and re-training.