Our Team

Our purpose is to provide Wasaga Beach and the surrounding Georgian Triangle with the highest quality of care focused on the reduction of pain, restoration of biomechanical function, and the promotion and maintenance of an active healthy lifestyle.

Active Healthcare Centre uses individualized treatment programs coupled with active patient participation, in order for our patients to experience unparalleled care at a reasonable cost.

Active Healthcare Centre has gathered an excellent team of natural healthcare professionals working together to handle a broad variety of your medical and rehabilitation needs.

 

Dr. Elizabeth Koehle

Dr. Elizabeth Koehle (nee Hutchesson); a Chiropractor and Acupuncturist, is co-clinic director of Active Healthcare Centre. She attended the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, where she obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic. Previous to that, Dr. Koehle graduated on the Dean's List with a B.M.Sc.(Hon) in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Western Ontario. She is a CSIA certified ski instructor and has completed post-graduate training in Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University. She is also a certified Graston® practitioner. Dr. Koehle’s past experiences involve working with a healthcare team treating professional soccer players, including members of the Toronto Lynx Soccer Club. She worked at Sherbourne Health Centre providing chiropractic care to the diverse communities of South East Toronto and has had much experience treating motor vehicle accident patients and dealing with insurance claims.

Dr. Koehle was born and raised in Wasaga Beach, and is a graduate of Collingwood Collegiate Institute. She is involved with many town initiative and  Rotary Club of Wasaga Beach and has been the chair of the Rotary Club's annual Charity Gala for several years.

Dr. Koehle is a member in good standing with the College of Chiropractors of Ontario, the Ontario Chiropractic Association, the Canadian Chiropractic Association, and the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association. Dr. Koehle is an examiner for the Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board

To contact Dr. Elizabeth Koehle : dr.ekoehle@activehealthcarecentre.com

Dr. James Koehle

Dr. James Koehle, a Chiropractor and Acupuncturist, is co-clinic director of Active Healthcare Centre in Wasaga Beach. Dr. Koehle attended the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, where he obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic. Previous to that, Dr. Koehle attended Brock University for Kinesiology. He has completed post-graduate training in Medical Acupuncture from McMaster University. Dr. Koehle has additional training in low-force Activator Methods Technique® and Thompson Technique. In addition he is a certified Graston Technique® practitioner and functional capacity evaluator. He has served on the medical team for the Ontario Winter Games and the Ontario Paralympic Championships. In addition, he has experience treating and working with members of the National Lacrosse League.

Dr. Koehle is a resident of Wasaga Beach, and actively involved in the community. He is a founding member of the Board of Directors of the South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre. In addition Dr. Koehle is the current president of the Wasaga Beach and Area Rotary Club and a member of the Canadian Ski Patrol.

Dr. Koehle is a member in good standing with the College of Chiropractors of Ontario, the Ontario Chiropractic Association, the Canadian Chiropractic Association, and the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association. Dr. Koehle is an examiner for the Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board. 

To contact Dr. James Koehle: dr.jkoehle@activehealthcarecentre.com

Dr. Andrew Ting 

Dr. Andrew Ting received his Honours Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto prior to attending the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) in Toronto where he obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. He is also a certified acupuncture provider through the Clinical Acupuncture certificate program at CMCC. 

Dr. Ting offers treatments including chiropractic manipulation, joint mobilization, soft tissue therapy, acupuncture, laser therapy, ergonomic and postural advice, rehabilitation programs and custom orthotics. He strongly believes in the importance of patient education and encourages his patients to be active participants in their care. Dr. Ting is a member of the College of Chiropractors of Ontario (CCO), the Ontario Chiropractic Association (OCA) and the Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA). 


Dr. Ting is dedicated to helping all his patients achieve their optimal state of health and is currently accepting new patients at Active Healthcare Centre.
 

Justine Gomes RMT

Justine Ball, a Registered Massage Therapist, graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Georgian College in 2012 with honours and is a member of the Ontario Massage Therapists Association. Justine is from New Lowell and is a graduate from Stayner Collegiate Institute.  She ran competitive sprints and hurdles throughout school, and now coaches a local high school team.

Justine has studied a variety of techniques and offers treatment for and including sports massage, pregnancy massage, myofascial release, musculoskeletal injuries, relaxation massage, tension headaches, and postural imbalances. She treats chronic pain patients, motor vehicle injuries, and can provide you with remedial exercise, including stretching and strengthening.

 

Sonja Schaper RMT

Sonja is a graduate of the Massage Therapy Program at Georgian College. She is from Coldwater and is the mother of four girls. 

As  a Registered Massage Therapist, and long-time fitness professional and enthusiast, she hopes to continue to positively influence people in finding their own “personal best” by developing favourable Interprofessional relationships for a complete and all-encompassing therapeutic plan of care and wellness. In addition to a wide variety of techniques, Sonja excells at sports massage and deep tissue massage. She uses a variety of stretching techniques in addition to myofascial release. 

 

Fiona Morton RMT

Fiona Morton graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Everest College, and is a member of the Ontario Massage Therapists Association. Fiona lives in Everett and is a Fitness Specialist with CanFitPro and teaches Spin classes in Alliston. She also volunteers as a Karate instructor.

Fiona has experience treating serious motor vehicle accident injuries and sports injuries. She is able to offer her clients a variety of techniques including but not limited to  relaxation massage, pregnancy massage and myofascial release.

 

 Allyson White RMT

 Allyson White grew up in Wasaga Beach and after residing in Midland for a number of years is now following her feet back home to Wasaga. She pursued her education at Georgian College in the Massage Therapy program and graduated with honours in 2012 and is a member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (C.M.T.O). 

 With a background in sports and after experiencing a couple sports injuries, Allyson is able to pursue her interest in helping people with rehabilitation after any sort of injury.  She performs a thorough assessment to determine which treatment is best for each individual client. 
  
 Allyson has experience in treating frozen shoulder, disc herniation, sprains and strains, fibromyalgia, scoliosis, sports injuries, motor vehicle accidents and more. Allyson is able to integrate a variety of techniques such as Swedish techniques, trigger point therapy, lymphatic drainage, fascial and myofascial release, joint mobilization with specializing in deep tissue treatments. Following each treatment, Allyson provides proper home care and exercise to enhance the results of each treatment. 
  
 Allyson is always continuing to learn new skills and information that can evolve her evidence based practice to provide the best available treatment. Allyson maintains an active lifestyle outside of work with swimming, soccer, biking, camping and enjoying the outdoors with her family. 

 

 Megan Nolan RMT

Megan Nolan is a Registered Massage Therapist. She graduated from the massage therapy program at Georgian College in August of 2015. Megan is from Stayner, Ont., and she attended high school at Stayner Collegiate Institute. Megan enjoys spending her time going for walks and runs with her German Shepherd Dog named Rescue.

Megan is trained for a variety of treatments such as fibromyalgia, TMJ dysfunction, headaches, sports injuries, pregnancy, and relaxation massage. She will provide you with home exercises and hydrotherapy.

 

 

Dr. Ian Cole, ND

Dr. Ian Cole, ND provides his patients with a high level of care, treating acute and chronic disease, as well as promoting prevention through the principles holistic medicine and healthy living.
 

Dr. Ian Cole, ND provides his patients with a high level of care, treating acute and chronic disease, as well as promoting prevention through the principles holistic medicine and healthy living.

Dr. Ian Cole, ND studied at the University of Toronto before completing his doctor of Naturopathic Medicine at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine.  He is a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors, the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors and is licensed under the College of Naturopaths of Ontario.

In addition to his general family practice, Dr. Cole, ND has completed additional training in the area of adjunctive cancer care.

 

Lorrie Good, RPN and Reflexologist

Lorrie has a long history in healthcare. Prior to beocming a Registered Reflexology Practitioner she worked for many years as a nurse.  She has worked in a variety of hospital and clinical settings including general medicine, cardiology, dermatology and internal medicine. She has taken many spa therapy courses in addition to her certfied reflexology training.  She also has training in German New Medicine and Body Talk Access.