Dr. David Healey, D.C.
Dr. Healey has been in private practice since graduating from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, in Toronto, in 1976. Prior to chiropractic college, he earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen's University, in Kingston, and attended University of Toronto Law School for two years. Midway through his second year of law school, he realized that his own health had improved a great deal as a result of regular chiropractic care, and he decided to make a fundamental shift in career plans to become a chiropractor.
Dr. Healey established his first practice in Toronto in 1976, and began a second in Mississauga in 1984. By 1986 he had sold both of these practices and established Upper Oakville Chiropractic, in Oakville, where he currently practices.
Although he has studied and practiced a number of chiropractic techniques over the years, Dr. Healey currently uses the gentle Activator Method Chiropractic Technique. He earned his Advanced Proficient Rating in Activator Methods in 1993. He also uses the Thompson Terminal Point Technique and Diversified Adjusting Methods.
Dr. Healey is a member of the Chiropractic Awareness Council, which is a professional association based in Ontario that promotes public awareness of Chiropractic. He was a memeber of the Board of Regents of Sherman College of Straight Chiropractic, in South Carolina, USA from 1992 until 2015. He has been an active member of the Halton-Peel Chiropractic Society since its inception in 1986. Dr. Healey enjoys community outreach activities and has conducted health workshops for various businesses including AECL, Ford of Canada, TDL (Corporate Head Office for Tim Horton's), and HATCH Engineering. Dr. Healey regularly attends post-graduate seminars and workshops to keep abreast of new developments in his profession. Early in his chiropractic career. Dr. Healey realized that his primary role as a chiropractor is to release the tremendous potential for health and healing that exists within the human body.
Dr Healey, and his wife Kathy, have lived in Oakville since 1985 and have four children. They feel very fortunate to be able to live and work in the same vibrant and welcoming community.
Kathy Healey, Office Manager
Kathy has been office manager since 2001. In addition to day-to-day operations of the practice and patient administration, she is happy to answer your questions about chiropractic care and what to expect at visits. When not in the office, Kathy enjoys gardening, home decorating projects, and spending time with her friends and family.
Colleen Healey, Practice Administrator
Colleen began her role at Upper Oakville Chiropractic Centre in 2007. She is happy to assist you with booking appointments, payment plans, and other administrative support. Outside of work she is pursuing her passion for healthy diet and lifestyle through a certificate in holistic nutrition. She lives in Oakville with her teenaged daughter