meet the team

Chiropractor Calgary AB Dr. Dustin Whitney

Chiropractor

Dustin Whitney D.C.

Dr. Dustin Whitney attended the University of Alberta, Edmonton studying kinesiology and human physiology. He is a first generation chiropractor earning a doctorate of Chiropractic, Magna Cum Laude, in 2006 from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa.

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At graduation Dr. Whitney received acceptance into the Phi Tau Delta Chiropractic Honours Society. While in school, he completed post-graduate training as a Blair Upper Cervical Practitioner, achieving Level I instructor certification through the Blair Upper Cervical Society. As a student, Dr. Whitney began his post-doctoral training in functional neurology through the Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Marietta, Georgia.

He has complete continuing education in clinical nutrition, exercise physiology, toxicity removal and lifestyle coaching. After establishing Alberta Preventative Health Services in 2012, Dr. Whitney has worked with hundreds of families, by helping them to reduce their risk factors for disease, en route to achieving their optimal health potential.

Since witnessing the decline of his mother’s health from life-threatening clinical depression and aiding in her eventual recovery, Dr. Whitney is committed to leading his patients towards reaching their true health potential. His goal is to rebuild a healthy community one family at a time. Dr. Whitney has focused his career on serving his city, inspiring responsibility and re-establishing health as a top priority for Canadians. Some of his most valued contributions include his involvement with Project Homeless and creation of the Free-Chiropractic clinic at The Mustard Seed in 2012.

Since witnessing the decline of his mother’s health from life-threatening clinical depression and aiding in her eventual recovery, Dr. Whitney is committed to leading his patients towards reaching their true health potential. His goal is to rebuild a healthy community one family at a time. Dr. Whitney has focused his career on serving his city, inspiring responsibility and re-establishing health as a top priority for Canadians. Some of his most valued contributions include his involvement with Project Homeless and creation of the Free-Chiropractic clinic at The Mustard Seed in 2012.

Dr. Whitney places family first. He is married to Dr. Claire Whitney DDS, who is the co-owner of Downtown Dental and a team dentist for the Calgary Flames. They met in high school where they grew up in Sherwood Park, Alberta and were married in 2007. They moved to Calgary and now have three children, Anna, Olivia and Eli. The family enjoys skiing, hiking, ultimate frisbee, fitness and spending time together. Dr. Whitney's family receives regular chiropractic care as part of a wellness/ prevention lifestyle. He is experienced with taking care of mother's through pregnancy and post-natally, as well as infant, newborns and children.

Chiropractor Calgary AB Baxer Hickey

Chiropractor

Baxter Hickey D.C.

Dr. Baxter Hickey is a chiropractor who graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, Ontario with Magna Cum Laude (2019). Prior to his chiropractic education, he completed his Bachelor of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary. He began his chiropractic journey as a patient back in 2011, when he was competing as a high-level Latin ballroom dancer.

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Since that time, his passion for health and wellness has flourished, which led him on his path to becoming a chiropractor himself.

Dr. Hickey has been serving the Calgary community since September 2019 and he is very excited to be joining the team at Pure Health.

Dr. Hickey has taken many courses and seminars throughout his educational career to best care for his patients. In addition to his course load at CMCC, he also completed educational seminars and training in Activator, Thompson, muscle release therapy, instrument-assisted soft tissue therapy, and orthotic casting. Additionally, he has also taken Webster's technique, which is tailored for the treatment and management of pregnant patients. He has completed training in many newborn, infant, and paediatric adjusting courses and even spent a portion of his clinical internship working at a paediatric wellness clinic before graduation. He incorporates full-body rehabilitation and proper nutritional counselling, in addition to mindfulness and meditative practices for stress and pain management to help you get better faster.

From newborns to seniors, Dr. Hickey is fully prepared to serve your needs, by addressing pain relief and wellness in your life and helping you achieve optimal health.

On his off-time, Dr. Hickey enjoys a very healthy and active lifestyle, with regular resistance training at the gym, hiking in the Rocky Mountains, and walking. He volunteers as a trainer at the YMCA by leading group strength classes and has found joy in helping people achieve their fitness goals! During the winter, you can find him up in the mountains skiing. He is also well-traveled, having completed many backpacking trips around the world such as the Inca Trail, West Coast Trail, Nootka Trail, Rockwall Trail, and many more.

Chiropractic Calgary AB Cheryl Madden

Clinical Administrator

Cheryl Madden

Clinical Administrator

Katherine Romp

Chiropractic Calgary AB Lily Jobin

Massage Therapist

Lily Jobin, RMT

I was trained informally in the art of Swedish relaxation massage at the age of 9. For 32 years, I have honed my palpation techniques and muscle manipulation skills. In 2016, I chose powerfully to make this my profession, enrolled in Makami college and graduated with honours April 2018. Specializing in both Swedish and Therapeutic massage; I use my advanced palpation skills to alter the pressure applied in relation to the muscle tension and reaction, thus delivering a consistent firm, yet relaxing, therapeutic massage.

Chiropractic Calgary AB Irfan Shariff Massage Therapist

Massage Therapist

Irfan Shariff, RMT

Areas of Focus: Shoulders, Hip Pain, Lower Back Pain, Sciatica

Irfan is a Registered Massage Therapist with a diploma in Advanced Massage Therapy from CDI College. His passion in massage therapy, coupled with continued education has allowed him to think outside the box when assessing his client's needs.

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In his individually tailored treatments, he uses a deep tissue technique, specifically neuromuscular and trigger point therapy, along with active release methods to help improve performance, increase range of motion and promote effective recovery.

Irfan can assist clients with chronic injuries, improve mobility, and help create a plan for long-term preventative maintenance, allowing his clients to resume a better quality of life.

DR. DUSTIN WHITNEY'S
OFFICE HOURS

Monday
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Tuesday
2:00pm - 6:00pm


Wednesday
7:00am - 12:00pm


Thursday
2:00pm - 6:00pm


Friday
7:00am - 12:00pm

DR. BAXTER HICKEY'S
OFFICE HOURS

Monday
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Wednesday
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Friday
3:00pm - 6:00pm

Pure Health Chiropractic

1711 4 Street SW #105
Calgary, AB T2S 1V8

(403) 273-7573