Dr. Kevin McAllister
Dr. Kevin McAllister spent his formative years in Whitby prior to attending Queen's University . He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and science in 1977 and a Bachelor of Education in 1978. In 1982, he graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto and has been practicing in Oshawa since that time.
In addition to his regular practice, Dr. Kevin McAllister has been an assessor in a multidisciplinary setting at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Regional Evaluation Centre, providing specialized assessments for victims of motor vehicle accidents. He has been in this capacity since 1994. In addition, Dr. Kevin McAllister has completed courses and has been certified by the American Society of Forensic Examiners in 2010.
Dr. Kevin McAllister was a Director for both The Rotary Club of Oshawa and Denise House, which is a women's shelter. He has served on chiropractic boards and committees, one of which included being President of the Durham Chiropractic Society. He was presented with an Award of Distinction in 2008 by the Ontario Chiropractic Association. He is a member of the Canadian Chiropractic Association, Ontario Chiropractic Association, Durham Chiropractic Society, The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, The Governors Club of The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College and the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association.
In the past, Dr. Kevin McAllister has served as team doctor for The Oshawa Green Gaels Lacrosse Club, The Oshawa Hawkeyes Football Club, The Whitby Warriors Lacrosse Club, The Brooklin Redmen Lacrosse Club, The Durham Attack Volleyball Club, The DRVC Volleyball Club, The Darlington Soccer Club and has served professional and Olympic athletes. Over the last seven years, Dr. Kevin McAllister has served The Whitby Dunlop Senior A Hockey Club.
Dr. Kevin McAllister enjoys camping, fishing, boating, tennis, cross country skiing and motorcycles.
Dr. Kelly McAllister
Dr. Kelly McAllister is a graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. Prior to attending CMCC she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Brock University. She is bilingual in French and English.
Dr. Kelly McAllister is a certified Personal Trainer with CanFit Pro. She also runs her own business called Swim Smart-Heart Start which provides instruction in Swimming, CPR and First Aid.
At present, Dr. Kelly McAllister is certified in Acupuncture, Active Release Technique, Sound Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilizations and Kinesio Taping.
Dr. Dan Dao
Dr. Dan Dao is a board certified chiropractor and acupuncture practitioner. He holds a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College,an Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences from UOIT and a Clinical Acupuncture Certificate. Dr. Dan’s passion to become a chiropractor began over in his role as a patient. His areas of special interests are focused in managing work-related postural strains, neck pain and headaches, sports injuries with rehabilitation. Dr. Dan uses advanced techniques including: adjustments, muscle release therapy, acupuncture, laser and electrotherapy, and removal of post-injury muscle scars using myofascial blading.
Dr. Dao’s experience with a variety of patient demographics and injuries, taught him that every patient is different even if they may present to the clinic with similar complaints. His unique practice approach is to combine multiple non-invasive therapies into an individualized care plan for each and every patient – concentrated on returning them to the activities that matter most.
Matt is a graduate of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario where he received his Masters degree in Physiotherapy in 2006. He continued his post graduate education in orthopedic manual therapy for treatment of spinal and peripheral joint dysfunction, sports injuries, and chronic pain. In addition to his advanced training in orthopedics, Matt has trained in Neuro-Developmental therapy protocaols, medical accupuncture and concussion management.
In his free time, Matt loves skiing and camping with his family.