Dr. Leanne Ford, Chiropractor
Dr. Leanne Ford is a graduate of the University of Guelph, and Nipissing University. After 6 years teaching she continued her education with a 4 year Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. She has taken various courses to enhance her training, including Pediatric Training through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Technique through Carpal Therapy Inc., Myofascial Release Techniques through Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Activator Technique through Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique and the Can-Fit-Pro personal training course.
The human body has an incredible ability to heal itself. A Doctor of Chiropractic is a musculoskeletal specialist. The body stays healthy when muscles, joints and nerves function in unison. She is skilled in diversified adjusting techniques; activator as well as a variety of soft tissue techniques for tight and achy muscles and sore joints.
Dr. David Gallinaro, Chiropractor and Acupuncture Provider
Dr. David Gallinaro is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario, and from there he continued his education with a 4-year Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. Along the way, he has taken many courses to enhance his conservative treatment techniques, including Contemporary Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University, extremity adjusting and lower quadrant assessment from the Motion Palpation Institute at National University Health Science, and the Can-Fit-Pro personal training course.
Using a functional integrative manual therapy approach his treatments consists of chiropractic care, medical acupuncture and myofascial release therapy. This comprehensive method aids in the long-term resolution of injuries, improves the body’s functionality and contributes to optimal health.
David’s interest in functional therapy stems from his time playing varsity baseball at UWO and participating in half-marathons and duathlons.
Jen Brett, Registered Massage Therapist
Jen is a graduate of the Massage Therapy Program at Westervelt College in London, Ontario. She has remained in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario since 2011.
She has always felt maintaining an active and healthy lifestyle is important and believes that massage therapy is a great way to increase your overall physical and emotional well-being.
She offers a wide range of techniques including Swedish, Relaxational, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Fascial Techniques, Tension Headache/Migraine treatments along with pregnancy treatments. She also believes in stretching and strengthening exercises to aid in injury prevention.
Jen is a passionate person both in her personal and professional life. She has extensive experience and is always willing to share and perfect her techniques. Jen is thrilled to be a part of the Barnes Chiropractic Team!
Lindsey Chambers, Registered Massage Therapist
Lindsey graduated with honours from the Massage Therapy program at Trios College in July 2021. She is very excited to join the group at Barnes Chiropractic to start her new career. Lindsey has specialized in a variety of techniques including deep tissue therapies, trigger point release, frictions to release scar tissue, breast massage and lymphatic drainage.
She looks forward to continuing her education as she knows there is so much more to learn! In her free time she enjoys playing with and going on walks with her two young boys, playing fetch with her golden retriever River and playing slo-pitch in the summer.
Tracy Hemsworth, Thai Yoga Massage Practitioner
Tracy is a certified yoga instructor and personal trainer; also trained in the art of Thai Massage. Thai Massage breaks up the fascia in your body which helps increase circulation. It combines acupressure, Indian Ayurvedic principles, and assisted yoga postures. The massage takes place on a yoga mat on the floor so be sure to wear comfortable clothing.
Tracy is pleased to be able to offer her unique talents and services to patients of Barnes Chiropractic.
Brooke has always had a passion for the health and wellness field. In addition to completing her Reflexology Certification in 2019 through the Ontario College of Reflexology, she is also a certified yoga instructor at Azalea Yoga Studio, a certified meditation guide and holds her Level 1 Reiki.
Brooke has always enjoyed and preferred to be barefoot as a child and hence after teaching yoga, the name “Blissfully Barefoot” came to fruition to describe her services offered. ever since Brooke has a true passion and love for health and wellness.
Her favourite part about reflexology is being able to help clients out with what they’re needing and making connections to people and connections from their present problems to the foot reflexes. People are usually surprised as to what you can sometimes tell or find in the feet that’s happening in the mind or body!