Dr. Dunlop graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with an Honours Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Psychology. She then continued her education at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College where she obtained her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree and graduated cum laude. During her tenure at the college, Dr. Dunlop was the recipient of the Jane Mannington Memorial award and also earned the unique opportunity during her clinical internship to provide chiropractic care at St. Michael’s Hospital located in Toronto, ON. It was here that Dr. Dunlop came into contact and successfully treated many different types of ailments and conditions.
Dr. Dunlop was born and raised in Shelburne, Ontario where she was heavily involved in the community and spent her weekends snowboarding in Collingwood. Growing up, Dr. Dunlop developed a keen interest in chiropractic care which helped her through various injuries and ailments where she quickly realized the value that manual care has on the body. Outside of chiropractic she enjoys hiking, watching baseball and values time spent with her family, friends and pets.Dr. Dunlop had a passion with animals and has completed her Animal Chiropractic program at the Veterinary Chiropractic Learning Centre. She is currently treating animals with chiropractic care at the Elgin Animal Hospital.
Dr. Dunlop is constantly updating her knowledge base and has a wealth of knowledge in fitness, health, wellness and paediatrics. She is warm, caring and extremely empathetic. The passion that she brings to chiropractic ensures that you receive the most up to date and skillfully administered care here at Noad Chiropractic Clinic. Dr. Dunlop incorporates a variety of techniques including manipulation, mobilizations, soft tissue therapy, active rehabilitation/exercise, and patient education to optimize her patient’s health, function and well-being.
Raised in St. Thomas, Dr. Zimmer has always looked forward to the opportunity of returning to serve the people of his hometown. He attended Central Elgin Collegiate Institute, where he took a keen interest in human anatomy and physiology. Dr. Zimmer graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Science (Honours), and then went on to pursue his education in chiropractic care at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto. In his final year, Dr. Zimmer spent time treating patients at the St. John’s Rehabilitation Hospital (Sunnybrook Hospital), where he gained experience treating many day to day, motor vehicle accident, and sports related injuries. Dr. Zimmer successfully obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree and graduated summa cum laude.
In his spare time, you can find Dr. Zimmer running or cycling the roads of Elgin County, hiking a new trail, or at the Pinafore Park pickleball courts. As a long distance runner himself, Dr. Zimmer has a special interest in treating runners of all distances and experience levels – Dr. Zimmer utilizes running gait analysis to help identify running inefficiencies, improve performance, and determine possible biomechanical compensations to prevent running related injuries.
Whether you have aches and pains from your desk chair, low back pain during your golf game, headaches at the end of your workday, or a sore/clicking jaw, Dr. Zimmer is equipped to assess, diagnose, and treat your condition. You can expect Dr. Zimmer to develop a treatment plan involving a variety of treatment options depending on your condition, and preference – these include: Spinal manipulation, spinal mobilization, instrument assisted soft tissue therapy (SMART Tools certified), myofascial release therapy, and rehabilitation. Dr. Zimmer will also be offering acupuncture at the beginning of 2021.
Dr. Zimmer believes that your quality of life is everything, which is why he strives to empower each of his patients to activate their optimal health.
Dr. Rocha attended The University of Toronto with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. This was followed with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. During his time at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Dr. Rocha worked with a wide range of clients at St. Michael’s Hospital that included post-operative spine patients. Dr. Rocha had also spent time at a clinic in London where he treated a wide array of individuals from the general population to athletes.
Dr. Rocha was born in Brampton, Ontario but currently resides in London. Dr. Rocha’s passion for Chiropractic care started at a young age as it was one of the only healthcare providers that could help with his neck and shoulder pain. Dr. Rocha came to realize that this hands-on and patient centered approach was the key to unlocking patient success. From personal training, strength and conditioning, sports and to coaching hockey, Dr. Rocha has always been involved in an active healthy lifestyle. Dr. Rocha has a passion for cooking, traveling the world, playing sports, spending time with his family, friends and 2 dogs.
From issues head to toe, Dr. Rocha uses a holistic approach to treat each patient and utilizes a specialized plan that may include spinal manipulation, mobilization, myofascial release therapy, instrument assisted soft tissue therapy, therapeutic laser, rehabilitative exercises and/or stretches and lifestyle modifications.
Dr. Rocha plans to become certified in concussion management and for acupuncture by spring of 2023. Dr. Rocha wants all his patients to be functioning optimally and living their best life!