PEAKFORM 

BURNABY 

DR. DOMINIC CHAN - BSC, DC

CHIROPRACTOR AND CEO

Dr. Chan has been in clinical practice in the Commercial Drive area of East Vancouver for over a decade. In that time, he has had the pleasure of meeting and treating numerous patients from all walks of life.

After growing up in the Lower Mainland and then earning his Science degree from UBC, Dr. Chan pursued his doctorate at the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon. Combining his strong science background with his love for sports, Chiropractic was a perfect fit. Dr. Chan has seen patients in all conditions benefit from treatment catered to athletes. His education and experience has proven that an active approach to care is not only backed by science, but the most efficient way for people to regain their health.

His years of clinical experience and eagerness to teach has made him a well referred professional in the field of Chiropractic. Humbled by many satisfied patients, he has been voted the #1 Chiropractor in the City of Vancouver. With a vision to maintain a high level of evidence based care for all patients, Dr. Chan has sought to bring talented professionals together under the Peakform Wellness banner.

In his spare time, Dr. Chan remains active and continues to participate in many sports including; running, triathlons, volleyball and swimming, to name a few.

Available in Burnaby: Monday Mornings and Thursdays

 

DR. SHIRTINA QUON - BSC, DC

CHIROPRACTOR 

Dr Shirtina Quon was born and raised in Burnaby and earned her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University. Shortly after, she followed her dreams to the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon, where she graduated summa cum laude and valedictorian of her graduating class as a Doctor of Chiropractic. 


 Her goal of every chiropractic visit is to provide a safe and comfortable environment for her patients with open lines of communication. By combining diversified adjusting styles, varied soft tissue techniques, as well as gentle mobilization, she believes everyone can benefit from chiropractic care in some shape or form. Dr Quon also has a unique interest in caring for pregnant and postpartum populations and is Webster’s Certified. Webster’s Technique is a safe and non-invasive way to balance the pelvis and improve comfort during pregnancy. 

When she’s not treating patients in the clinic, you can find her playing indoor volleyball, cooking up new recipes, or enjoying the great outdoors the Lower Mainland has to offer.

                                                               Available in Burnaby: Monday Afternooons, Wednesdays and Friday Mornings

 

YVON BEAUDOIN

REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST

Yvon is a French Canadian who grew up in a small farm town in southern Saskatchewan.  He moved to Vancouver to enroll in the massage therapy program at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy which held the highest level of training available in Canada.  Yvon graduated in 1992 and has been practicing in Burnaby ever since. His passion for massage therapy continues to be as strong as ever and he looks forward to many more years of helping people with their health and wellness goals.

Yvon’s style of treatment is an accumulation of many different modalities that he has learned through the years of continuing education. He primarily uses deep tissue massage techniques, trigger point therapy, fascial release, joint play, cranial sacral therapy, somato emotional release and remedial exercises. He pays special attention to listen to the patients’ needs and concerns and he relies on his intuition as well as his experience to best treat his patient’s pain, injuries or manage chronic issues.

In his spare time Yvon enjoys living an active life style, he cycles to work, hikes, plays hockey, mountain bikes, road cycles, skis, has competed in triathlons, half Iron Man’s, Gran Fondos and enjoys coaching his kids in their sports.

JENNIFER POSTLES

REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST

Jen is originally from Toronto, Ontario and completed her massage therapy training at Sutherland-Chan in 2012. She originally obtained her bachelor's degree in design in 2004 and worked in a corporate design office. After finding herself stuck in a cycle of stress and imbalance she explored alternative healthcare and discovered the power of the mind body connection. 

She tailors each treatment with care, thoughtfulness and dedication. While her treatments vary greatly to suit the individual needs of every client, her longtime clients enjoy that she focuses on the treating the specific issue effectively while maintaining a relaxing experience. 

She enjoys working with a wide variety of conditions with a keen interest in continuing her education in headaches, stress, anxiety, mental health and chronic pain. Jen incorporates Swedish massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, stretching, joint mobilization and yoga self care exercises in her practice.

When she isn't at the clinic you can find her spending time in nature, doing yoga and studying mindfulness art and psychology.

                                                               Available in Burnaby: Monday Afternooons, Wednesdays and Friday Mornings

 

MICHELLE CHAN

REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST

Michelle graduated from the 3000 hour program at Vancouver College of Massage Therapy (VCMT) in Dec 2015, where she is also a clinic instructor and teachers assistant. She was drawn to the massage profession because of her love for people and passion for helping them. After experiencing how massage can aid in the healing of chronic injury and stress, she felt inspired to help others in similar situations.

 

Michelle is dedicated to assisting clients with their musculoskeletal health in a non-judgemental, open and safe environment. She strives to identify the underlying cause of pain and dysfunction while treating the mind, body and spirit as a whole. She achieves this by using a mix of therapeutic and relaxation techniques such as:

• Myofascial release, Deep tissue massage, Trigger point release, Active and passive stretch, Neuromuscular therapy, Scar tissue treatment, Swedish massage, Soft Tissue Release

 

In her spare time Michelle is an avid snowboarder and enjoys being out in nature hiking, camping and relaxing. She also enjoys traveling, good food and having a balanced lifestyle.

Available in Burnaby: Monday Afternooons, Wednesdays and Friday Mornings

 

KAREN DOCKSTEADER

REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST

 

Karen Graduated from the West Coast Collage of Massage Therapy in 1996. She has done extensive training over the last 20 years and it really shows through her amazing massage techniques. To name a few: Upledger Institute: Cranial Sacral Therapy Levels 1 and 2, Somato Emotional release Level 1, Unwinding Meridians Levels 1, 2 and 3. Barral Institute: Neuro Meningeal Manipulation Levels 1 and 2. Vodder: Manual Lymph Drainage Levels 1 and 2. Chicli Institute: Lymphatic Drainage Technique Level 1.

Karen is a unique individual as she became blind 4 years after she finished school. She is strong willed and nothing would stop this woman from being the best massage therapist. Karen is a fantastic addition to the Peakform team and her experience is a huge asset. If you are lucky to get in for a treatment with her you wont be disappointed. 

                                                                                                                          Available in Burnaby:  Tuesdays and Fridays

MELISSA KULAR

PATIENT CARE CO-ORDINATOR