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Craig C. Russell, B.Sc., R.T.R., D.C.

Dr. Craig Russell was born in Edmonton, Alberta where he grew up and went to school. Upon graduation, he attended the University of Alberta and acquired a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in physics and a minor in chemistry. He then attended the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) where he received a diploma in Medical X-ray Technology.

After working as an x-ray technologist in hospitals and clinics in Canada and Australia, Dr. Russell decided that Chiropractic was his calling and enrolled at Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon. He graduated Cum Laude in 1997.

Dr. Russell uses Diversified technique, Nimmo, Drop Table, nutritional supplement assessment, Active Release Techniques (A.R.T.), and Graston Techniques.

Dr. Russell has a keen interest in most sports especially volleyball, softball, mountain biking and golf.

Devon Phillips, B.Sc., D.C.

Dr. Phillips received his B.Sc. Physiology from the University of Saskatchewan, and his doctor of chiropractic from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto. He received his certificate in acupuncture from the Acupuncture Council of Ontario. In 2001, Dr. Phillips traveled to Beijing, China where he enjoyed further studies of acupuncture at the International Acupuncture Training Centre, working with local patients and doctors of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Beijing hospitals.

Dr. Phillips incorporates chiropractic, acupuncture, Graston Techniques, and various soft tissue techniques in his busy family practice. On Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, he is at his other chiropractic office in Calmar, Alberta.

Dr. Phillips has a passion for physical activity and has competed in a number of races on foot and two wheels, including the Canadian Death Race, Whistler Tough Mudder, various Spartan Races, and triathlon. Dr. Phillips has been enjoying Crossfit since 2011, and took part in the 2013 and 2014 Crossfit Open Competitions.

Kristen Sheppard, D.C.

Dr. Sheppard was born and raised in Edmonton. She has been practicing chiropractic for 15 years since she graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic West in 2001. Dr. Sheppard runs a busy family practice, treating patients of all ages. Her passion is working with expectant mothers and little ones.

Dr. Sheppard is dedicated to helping her patients attain quality wellness. In order to best manage and treat her patients, Dr. Sheppard utilizes low force and manual adjustments, incorporating a variety of techniques to suit each individual patient’s needs such as Activator, Diversified, Drop, and Graston Technique.

Dr. Sheppard is active in the community and sits on the Edmonton Chiropractic Society Board where she previously served as the Vice President for 13 years.

Dr. Sheppard looks forward to helping your entire family achieve your optimal health and wellness through chiropractic.

Amy Wan, R.Ac., T.C.M.P.

Amy has been successfully healing and treating the community for over 10 years. She specializes in pain management, women’s health issues, fertility, hormone balancing, detoxification, digestive issues, and stress reduction.
Amy has received comprehensive training in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture at Macewan University. Since graduating she has extended her studies in Chinese herbology, auricular therapy, treating infertility, acupuncture for addiction, facial acupuncture, fitness and nutrition. Practicing in a collaborative environment with practitioners of various modalities inspires Amy, her special interests are in treating women’s health, fertility planning, pre- and post-partum care and menopause.

Amy loves life with her 3 wonderful children, you will often find her in a dance studio, hockey rink, volunteering for schools, and at her local crossfit gym.

Christina Lemieux, R.M.T.

Christina studied Registered Massage Therapy at CDI College.  She has provided therapeutic massage in a variety of places, after several years working on cruise ships.  Christina specializes in deep tissue therapeutic massage, and can also provide lighter massage according to patient preference.  She has additional training in  hot stone massage therapy.