OUR TEAM

Chiropractic
 

Dr. James Haxton graduated Cum Laude from Life West Chiropractic College. Using non-invasive procedures and dedicating over two thousand post-doctoral hours to the study of neurology, he has helped countless patients for a variety of neurological conditions.

Dr. Haxton is a multi-sport athlete who understands the value of how chiropractic can improve performance and quality of life. He is relentlessly committed to the individual patient and creating health plans that utilize the latest research and treatment methods.

 


 

Massage

Kristina is a married mother of 4 kids: 3 boys and a girl. She has been involved with horses and rodeo since she was young and her pastimes include horseback riding, camping, and playing various sports with her family. 
She graduated from MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy, and can work to ease the pain of people with low back injuries, headaches, MVA, TMJ disorders, sports injuries, and a variety of other ailments. She believes in the crucial nature of a properly functioning musculoskeletal, immune, and nervous systems to achieve optimal patient health. Her goal is to provide patient education and ultimately giving her patients the knowledge, confidence, and tools necessary to take an active role in their recovery to optimum health, injury prevention, and to enhance athletic performance.

 

Melissa is originally from Nova Scotia, where she graduated from a 2200-hour massage therapy program at ICT Northumberland College. She had the opportunity to work with the MS Society of Nova Scotia and a variety of athletes, while attending school in Halifax. From her experience with athletes, Melissa developed an interest in deeper techniques and now specializes in deep tissue massage. She has always had an interest in health care, and enjoys working with clients to help a range of conditions such as: headaches, whiplash, injury recovery, and chronic pain. Melissa loves expanding her knowledge and has completed courses in myofascial cupping and deep tissue massage. She also enjoys incorporating myofascial release into her treatments.

In her spare time, you’ll usually find Melissa spending time with her family, reading or enjoying the outdoors with her boyfriend and their dog, Tucker. 

 

 

                 

Renee began her massage career path in 1998 and enrolled in massage therapy at Mount Royal College. Her treatment experience in massage therapy includes relaxation, therapeutic, pregnancy, child and sports massage. She has also used her techniques and experience in working with clients who have a variety of health conditions, such as Parkinson's, Multiple Systems Atrophy, Fibromyalgia, and Multiple Sclerosis.

In 2001, she started a private practice on a part-time basis while working full-time in the oil and gas industry. In 2007, she made a decision in her professional career and left the oil and gas industry to focus on her massage therapy practice. She has not looked back since and loves the choice she made to follow her passion. 

Speaking of passions, Renee has a few!  She is a heavy metal music enthusiast as well as all music in general. In her spare time she also enjoys heavy weight lifting, biking and walking. Traveling with her partner in life is also a great passion!

Front Desk

 

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Carlie lives in the Blackie area with her husband, son and many furry critters. She has been teaching yoga & group fitness for 15 years and you can find her teaching in various locations in High River, Aldersyde, Okotoks and Calgary. Previous to that she worked as an Executive Administrator in Oil & Gas in Calgary.

When not teaching or at the clinic, she enjoys finding waterfalls and looking for crystals in the rivers with her son.