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Jim Lindsay - Registered Massage Therapist
Patrick Perta
Chiropractor - Acupuncture

Patrick Perta attained an honours degree in Kinesiology from
York University in 2010, followed by his Doctorate of Chiropractic
from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. During his clinical
year at Chiropractic College, Dr. Perta worked with patients in the
North York area under the guidance of leaders in the profession.
In addition to the chiropractic curriculum, Dr. Perta also completed
the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program at McMaster University.

Dr. Perta strives to decrease pain and improve the function of his
patients primarily through use of manual spinal adjustment, joint mobilization,
medical acupuncture, muscle release technique, and rehabilitative exercise.

He has a special interest in fitness and sport injury having been a
trainer at the Markham YMCA from 2007-2012.

Patrick welcomes patients of all ages, and is honoured to be a member of the
professional team at Holland Landing Chiropractic.


Dr. Kelly Ramsey - Chiropracter
Dr. Kelly Ramsay

Dr. Kelly Ramsay, graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic Clinic in 1990. She studied acupuncture a the Traditional School of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture under the direction of Dr. David Lam from 1990-1994. She studied and practiced post graduate courses in acupuncture at the peoples No. 5 Hospital in Shanghai, China during the summer of 1994. She earned her diploma course in Homeopathy from the Hahnemann School in London England from 1995-1996, Dr Ramsay has been certified in Active Release Technique and studied post graduate courses at the Institute of Integrated Medicine, First Molecular Therapy Congress, Third Annual Weight Training Injury Symposium and in neuromuscular acupuncture.

Dr. Ramsay worked for the Ministry of Health/Chiropractic College of Ontario as an inspector from 2003-2007. She taught courses in Osteology, Syndesmology, Angiology, Nutrition/Public Health, Microbiology (published courses notes) at the Canadian School of Massage and Hydrotherapy from 1993-1998.

As of June 1, 2014, Dr. Ramsay is a registered acupuncturist with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario (CTCMPAO). The CMPTAO is the only regulated College governing acupuncturists in Ontario. Chiropractors can continue to bill extended insurance for acupuncture under their chiropractic coverage.


Kyla Nelson - Chiropractor
Dr. Kyla Nelson
Chiropractor - Acupuncture

Dr. Kyla Nelson began her education at Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science. She later moved to Ontario to further her education at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto graduating with Clinic Honors and Cum Laude Honors. Dr. Nelson also completed the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program at McMaster University. She has also been certified in Active Release Therapy.

Dr. Nelson’s goal is to relieve patient’s pain and focus on determining the underlying dysfunction to prevent future reoccurrences. She utilizes manual spinal adjustments and mobilizations, muscle release techniques, medical acupuncture and progressive rehabilitation.

Growing up in Nova Scotia, Dr. Nelson was an avid swimmer, paddler and coach growing up and as such as a special interest in sport-related injuries.


Lauren Quinn - Naturopath
Dr. Lauren Quinn
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine

Dr. Lauren Quinn is a licensed naturopathic doctor who has an evidence based approach, utilizing natural therapies to help her patients optimize their health. She advocates for an individualized and collaborative approach to healthcare and is passionate about educating and empowering her patients to take charge of their well-being.

Lauren grew up on the East coast, and prior to receiving her degree from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM), she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Mount Allison University. After graduating from CCNM, Lauren was accepted into the competitive two-year clinical residency program, where she is currently involved in research, teaching, and supervising in the school's teaching clinics. Through her training, she has treated a wide variety of patients and has worked in many diverse settings. These include the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic, Brampton Naturopathic Teaching Clinic at Brampton Civic Hospital, Sherbourne Health Centre, Anishnawbe Health Centre, an externship in New Brunswick, and travelling to Nicaragua on a brigade with Natural Doctor's International.

Lauren has a general family practice, accepting patients of all ages. She has a special interest and additional training in pediatrics and women’s health.

Lauren is very excited to be part of the East Gwillimbury community and to be joining the team at Holland Landing Chiropractic & Health Centre!

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Jennifer Andrachuk - Physiotherapist
Jenny Andrachuk
Physiotherapist - Acupuncture

Jenny Andrachuk is a physiotherapist who graduated from McMaster University. 

Jenny enjoys treating a wide range of injuries from sport specific injuries to everyday aches and pains.  She has taken courses in acupuncture, vestibular rehabilitation and manual therapy. 

In her free time Jenny enjoys running, playing soccer and hockey.  She is currently on the East Gwillimbury Talons women’s soccer team and is starting a soccer pre-injury screen and prevention program for soccer players.


Jim Lindsay - Registered Massage Therapist
Jim graduated with honours from the Canadian college of Massage and hydrotherapy in 1996.

Since graduating he supervised the College Massage Clinic on a part time basis for several years as well as practicing Massage Therapy in North Toronto for 12 years. Jim had the opportunity to join the dynamic team at Holland Landing Chiropractic and Health Centre where he continues to practice a range of therapies from very light lymphatic drainage to deep tissue massage.

His achievements include courses in Cranio Sacral Therapy, Reflexology and Therapeutic Touch.

Jim believes that the body, mind and spirit are interconnected and work as one to maintain balance throughout the body.

Jim has also created his own line of Massage Gel which is sold through out Canada to other therapists.

Irene Scanlan - R.M.T.

Irene Scanlan has been a Registered Massage Therapist for over 12 years. When the Holland Landing Chiropractic and Health Centre opened, Irene sold her old clinic in Newmarket. and joined the group her in Holland Landing.

In addition to graduating massage school with honours, Irene's other medical training includes: Cranio Sacral Therapy, Hot Stones Massage, Temporal Mandibular Joint (TMJ) manipulation, and acupressure. Irene specializes in therapeutic massage, deep-tissue manipulation and trigger point release.

Irene treats clients with varied problems such as car accident injuries, pinched nerves and muscle strain from repetitive work, computer-related discomfort back injuries, chronic pain and more.

Marilyn Payne - Registered Dental Hygienist

Rebecca deWinter graduated from Georgian College in Barrie. During her time there she completed 3 years of hands on clinical training. While attending Georgian Rebecca participated in various outreach programs within the community. These included working with clients with fibromyalgia, geriatric facilities, and also with NCAA athletes as part of the sports outreach program

Rebecca was a gymnast for 10 years, a dancer for 5, and has recently found a love for golf. With a background in athletics Rebecca understands the strains athletes place upon the body and the importance of balance within the body itself.

Recently Rebecca became a member of the RMTAO. She is interested in broadening her knowledge and eager to begin taking classes to do so. Rebecca has an avid interest in the body and its ability to heal naturally. For that reason she strongly believes in the power of natural healing methods.

Rebecca feels privileged to work with such a knowledgeable team and is excited to begin her practice at Holland Landing Chiropractic.

Marilyn Payne - Registered Dental Hygienist

Marilyn Payne
Registered Dental Hygienist

Marilyn Payne is a graduate of Seneca college, she received her diploma in Dental Hygiene in 1984, a diploma in Dental Assisting was a mandatory prerequisite, she attended Georgian College for Dental Assisting.

Her early career was working with disabled children and adults, the focus primarily integrating and creation of programs in the community. She received a diploma from Humber College in community Recreation. Marilyn is a long-standing member of the ODHA and CDHA she has practiced Dental Hygiene for 24 years. Her clinical experience has been mostly in general dentistry practices and has also worked in specialty periodontal practices.

In Sept. 2007 the Ontario government amended the Dental hygiene Act 1991, allowing Hygienists that qualify to practice independently. Marilyn has been practicing independently for over a year now, serving the home bound, bed bound, palliative care, nursing homes, under serviced areas as well as running a Dental hygiene clinic at the Holland landing Chiropractic and Health Centre.

Marilyn is more fulfilled and proud to be serving the public than ever before. She truly believes this is a necessary health service the public should be able to access. She loves her work and feels blessed to work independently.

2011 East Gwillimbury Chamber of Commerce Business Award for Entrepreneur of the Year 2011…

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Fran Dinsmore
Fran Dinsmore
Office Adminisitrator

Fran was born and raised on a 200 acre farm in the small town of Meaford, Ontario. she moved to Toronto to seek employment after graduating from High School. She raised her family of two daughters and one son in North York. She moved to Mississauga in 1989 where she entered the field of natural healing working as a chiropractic office assistant for 15 years. She moved to Newmarket in 2005 to be closer to her family. She has been employed at the Holland Landing Chiropractic & Health Centre since that time.


Maureen Geniole
Maureen Geniole
Office Adminisitrator

Maureen is a former registered nurse. She has worked as a chiropractic and administrative assistant for over fifteen years. She is happily married to Carl, has 3 children and 4 grandchildren (so far!). “Mo” loves travel, spend time at her cottage, read, knit and work with people.


Jaimie Geist
Dianne Guest
Office Adminisitrator

Dianne currently lives in East Gwillimbury and works at the the clinic part-time.  She enjoys her walks and biking in her spare time.

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