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
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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.
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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.
Dr. Brittany Labatte
Dr. Brittany Labatte received her honours Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from York University. Brittany later graduated from New York Chiropractic College as a Doctor of Chiropractic and has since furthered her knowledge by attending regular seminars and workshops.
Dr. Labatte has received training in Active release technique , which is a soft tissue technique, used for acute and chronic overuse conditions. This technique treats muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves and have been proven to be an excellent tool in treating and preventing repetitive stress and sports related injuries. In addition Brittany has also had training in low intensity laser therapy (LILT), which has proven to be effective in treating musculoskeletal and arthritic conditions. For a gentler treatment Dr. Brittany uses a hand held instrument called an Activator tool as an alternative for restoring joint and spinal motion.
Dr. Brittany is passionate about providing high quality patient care and believes in a multifaceted approach to achieve optimal functioning, wellness and performance. She utilizes a combination of treatments including chiropractic mobilization and manipulation, soft tissue therapy, strength and conditioning from a rehabilitative view and patient education. Dr. Labatte also focuses on creating individualized programs in order to meet your specific needs and health goals.
Over the past few years Dr. Labatte has gained valuable experience working with a wide range of age populations and conditions. In her spare time, she enjoys staying active in a variety of activities, including ball hockey, volleyball, hiking and snowboarding and is an advocate of maintaining a healthy lifestyle for prevention of pain and re-occurring injuries. These beliefs have translated into practice by putting an emphasis on whole body health to ensure a quick and easy return to work and life!
Born and raised in a small town Dr. Brittany is excited to be joining the Active Healthcare Centre and to be serving Wasaga Beach and its surrounding communities!
Justine Gomes RMT
Justine Gomes, Registered Massage Therapist, graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Georgian College in 2012 with honours and is a member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, as well as the Registered Massage Therapists’ Association of Ontario. Justine grew up in New Lowell, ON. She ran competitive sprints and hurdles in high school and competed at a provincial level for four years. She also has experience as a track and field coach for a local high school team. Justine continues to stay active as an avid runner and fitness enthusiast.
Because of Justine’s knowledge of sports, massage therapy, and how the two are joined to make a better athlete, she can confidently provide treatment and remedial exercise to aid athletic performance. Justine can provide strategies for stretching and strengthening certain muscle groups in order to prevent injury, or to aid the rehabilitation of any current injury.
Justine is always pursuing new education to broaden her knowledge and evolve her massage therapy practice. She has experience in treating a wide variety of conditions, such as, strains and sprains, frozen shoulder, headaches and migraines, postural dysfunction, disc herniation, piriformis syndrome, chronic pain, motor vehicle accident injury, and much more. She has studied a variety of techniques including Swedish massage, myofascial trigger point therapy, pregnancy massage, lymphatic drainage, joint mobilization, cupping techniques using silicone cups, and functional movement techniques (fascial taping and rockblades). Her treatments involve an assessment to determine treatment goals and remedial exercise to aid in rehabilitation.
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.