Dr. John Minardi BHK, DC.
Dr. Minardi is a 2001 graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. A Thompson Certified practitioner, instructor and consultant, Dr. Minardi is the creator, founder and head instructor of Minardi Education and the Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson Technique Seminar Series. He has made a significant contribution to chiropractic by establishing the neurological and biomechanical rationale underlying the classic Thompson Technique and advanced its work in the creation of Minardi Integrated Systems. Dr. Minardi is also a consultant for the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA), in a session focussed on the Neurology of the VSC. He is the author of 'The Complete Thompson Textbook - Minardi Integrated Systems', first and second editions, and 'Technique Toolbox', a monthly column focussed on technique in the Canadian Chiropractor Magazine from 2009-2013. Incorporating a step by step breakdown of the technique with the latest research in the fields of neurology and biomechanics, Dr. Minardi has brought this classic technique into the twenty-first century. In 2011 and 2018, Dr. Minardi was named "Chiropractor of the Year", by Parker Seminars and Alliance for Chiropractic. In addition to his busy lecture schedule, Dr. Minardi operates a successful full-time private practice in Oakville, Ontario.
Dr. Josh Nikkanen, DC.
Dr. Nikkanen graduated Cum Laude from New York Chiropractic College in 2001, and is the sole practitioner of Crossroads Chiropractic and Wellness Clinic in Newmarket, Ontario. Dr. Josh has his pediatric certification with the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA), and is a certified Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson Technique practitioner under the Minardi Integrated Systems Thompson Technique Seminar Series. Dr. Nikkanen often assists Dr. Minardi with the Seminar Series in the Toronto area.
Dr. Jeffrey Cottingame, DC.
Dr. Cottingame is a 2001 graduate of Parker College of Chiropractic, and is certified Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson practitioner through the Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson Technique Seminar Series. Dr. Jeffrey has been awarded Chiropractor of the Year in 2004, 2008 and 2010, honours bestowed to him by Parker Seminars, for his outstanding contributions to the chiropractic profession. Dr. Cottingame unfortunately passed away in 2018, after a long battle with cancer. He will always remain a Minardi Integrated Systems team member in spirit. Rest in peace Brother, we miss you everyday.
Dr. David Rick, HBSc, DC, MSc.
Dr. Rick is a 2003 graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. He has a passion for dealing with athletes and sports injuries, and is a member of the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (Canada). He has obtained his Masters of Science from McMaster University in the field of Human Biodynamics and has studied the benefits of spinal manipulative therapy on cervicothoracic motion in people who have suffered concussions. Dr. Rick has been trained in the newly evolved Minardi Integrated Systems, directly from John Minardi, and assists Dr. Minardi with the Seminar Series in the Toronto area. He also maintains a successful private practice in North York, Ontario.
Dr. Evelyne Bruneau, DC.
Dr. Bruneau is a 1986 graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. She was past President of the highly notarized "Professional Chiropractic Locum Services", providing service to all of Ontario and Quebec. After operating a successful family practice in Orleans, Ontario, Dr. Bruneau decided in 2008 to start a new locum service, called Eastern Ontario Locum Service. This enabled Dr. Bruneau to provide locum services in the Eastern Ontario area, while simultaneously raising a busy family. She has worked in over 50 clinics over the past 25 years of Chiropractic service. In addition to her Diversified training, Dr. Bruneau is certified in the Minardi Integrate Systems-Thompson Technique through the Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson Technique Seminar Series. She is passionate to assist Dr. Minardi in sharing this newly evolved technique based on biomechanics and neurology, with other chiropractors.
Dr. Walter Salubro, DC., C.A.C.C.P
Dr. Walter Salubro practices in Maple, Ontario. He is a 1999 graduate of the National College of Chiropractic. Dr. Salubro focuses on chiropractic wellness care for all age groups. He has completed many post-graduate courses in techniques applicable to both children and adults. He is certified by the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice and the Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics. Dr. Salubro is dedicated to providing the highest quality chiropractic care for all of his patients. Dr. Walter is a certified In the Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson Technique by the Minardi Integrated Systems-Thompson Technique Seminar Series, and is an assistant at Dr. Minardi's seminars.