Dr. Christine Rad provides evidence-informed manual therapy and acupuncture for athletes and families alike. She focuses on understanding the entire clinical picture to work with her patients to achieve their goals and live the life they desire. Her treatments will vary from person to person. She offers spinal & extremity manipulative therapy, acupuncture, soft tissue therapy (instrument assisted and myofascial release), concussion management and others.
Her education includes Doctor of Chiropractic from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC), Bachelor of Kinesiology from the University of Toronto and Contemporary Medical Acupuncture. She is also an on-site therapist for the OPDL soccer league in the Ottawa region. She has a special interest in managing sport-related injuries, headache and concussion management, exercise therapy for arthritis management, and perinatal chiropractic care. Dr. Rad enjoys working with individuals on physical rehabilitation for better function, independence, and empowered living for all ages and demographics.
Growing up, she played elite soccer and performed around the world with her traditional Ukrainian dance ensemble. Currently, she enjoys exploring her new home here in Ottawa and spending time outdoors with her two huskies. Exploring the many green spaces Ottawa has to offer, trail running is a must for this trio. Dr. Christine is thrilled to be joining the OHPR team and is able to provide treatment in both English and Ukrainian.