Dr. Grantham is in her 23rd year of chiropractic practice. She opened the doors in Castlegar in 2009 and has grown the practice from a sole practitioner office to an integrated multi-disciplinary wellness centre.
Dr. Grantham utilizes manual and KST (instrument) adjusting techniques, soft tissue therapies, postural and exercise rehab in her practice. KST allows her to quickly and accurately assess and adjust patients of all ages, safely and effectively using the Arthrostim Adjusting Instrument.
In 2015, Dr. Grantham became a Certified Practitioner with Complete Concussion Management, bringing research-based, best practice concussion treatment and rehab to our community.
In 2019, Dr. Grantham continued her education with a Master's Degree in Applied Functional Medicine.
Dr. Grantham is a thorough, knowledgeable practitioner, who takes great care with each and every one of her patients to ensure they are receiving the best care possible.
Dr. Grantham has grown Back in Balance from a start-up solo practitioner practice to a multi-disciplinary Wellness Centre with five staff and eight practitioners.
Dr. Grantham is actively involved with her community and her three children.
Shail grew up in Field, BC where a love of the mountains was mandatory. As a competitive figure skater, avid skier and obsessive hiker, she found her calling with sport and human movement very early on. After taking some years to travel the world, Shail returned to UBC to complete her Kinesiology degree in 2018. She has been haunted by the call of the mountains since and is now moving back to the Kootenays.
Caroline Vrba, RMT, BA is a Registered Massage Therapist and is a member of the International Association of Health Care Practitioners, The Massage Therapy Association of BC and College of Massage Therapists of BC. She graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy of BC in 1997. Her undergraduate degree is in Physical Education from the University of Western Ontario in 1994. She has experience working with people of all ages from infancy, children and adults, pregnancy and post pregnancy. Her work experience includes recovery from motor vehicle accidents, acute sports injuries, chronic pain and stress management including relaxation treatments. Caroline is inspired to help others heal and recover from acute and chronic injuries, whiplash, concussions, headaches, sinus problems, muscle strains and ligament sprains, back and neck pain. She supports people with acute injuries and chronic illnesses such as fibromyalgia; Caroline is trained to perform treatments in Lymph Drainage Therapy, Viceral Manipulation, Kinesiotaping, Craniosacral Therapy and Brain Therapy.
Lauren Powers is new to the clinic and is super excited to be involved! Lauren has a special interest in low back pain and sacroiliac joint dysfunction.
Lauren has most of her massage experience in après ski and hiking vacation settings, which has been a huge compliment to her guiding career. Lauren is passionate about creating balance and alignment within the body through assessment-based practices, while her favorite client is someone who is an active member in their own healing process.
When she’s not in the clinic Lauren is a passionate back country ski photographer and loves to be in the mountains year-around.
Jolene Lott graduated from Grant MacEwan College with a Massage Therapy Diploma in 2002.
She has worked as a RMT in Alberta for over a decade. Jolene is trained in Reiki, Craniosacral Therapy, Somato-Emotional Release Therapy, Lymphatic Drainage, Visceral Manipulation, and MVA associated Whiplash Disorders.
She also worked as a sessional course facilitator for a year at Grant MacEwan College in the Massage Therapy Department and accepted the Lead Examiner position for several years with the Massage Therapist Association of Alberta for the Provincial Registration Board Examinations.
Since arriving in BC almost 7 years ago, Jolene has become a mother of 2 boys! She is currently working towards obtaining her BC Massage Therapy Registration, and is thrilled to have an opportunity to work with massage clients as part of a Chiropractic team once again! As she is not registered in BC as yet, her visits cannot be claimed through any extended medical service.
Candice has recently graduated and completed the 3000+ hour Registered Massage Therapy program in Nelson, BC and is awaiting certification from CMTBC.
She has a strong desire to help people with relief of pain from injury and stress. Her interest in treatment includes sports massage therapy, deep tissue massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy and relaxation massage.
Candice has a soft heart for breast cancer patients and hopes she can help with increased mobility and decreased pain with scar tissue myofascial treatment.
Candice has a background in competitive sport and injury and is an avid sports fan herself. She grew up locally figure skating and playing softball competitively along with other school sports. She stays active at the gym and enjoys outdoor recreation during her time off.
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