Chiropractor: General, Sports, and Pre-natal. Webster Technique Certified. Philippa received her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Victoria before attending Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon. After completing eight years of study, she then moved back home to Victoria in 2009. Philippa maintains a referral based chiropractic practice focussed on individualized treatments to help her patients achieve their wellness goals. She works closely with other healthcare professionals including medical doctors, massage therapists, physiotherapists and acupuncturists. Treatment involves a variety of techniques, combining manual chiropractic manipulation and mobilization, instrument assisted manipulation including Activator and drop table, and muscle techniques such as myofascial release and Kinesio-taping. Philippa frequently treats dedicated recreational athletes, including members of the local running and cycling communities. She helps those who are re-introducing themselves to physical activity all the way up to seasoned athletes. She has worked at various sporting events as part of the event medical teams. Philippa is post graduate certified and has extensive experience in pre-natal care. Philippa is certified in the Webster Technique. Philippa’s goal for a patient’s successful and comfortable pregnancy is to establish a team approach to pre-natal healthcare in order to enhance the health of both mother and baby by working closely with midwives, pre-natal massage therapists and encouraging participation in prenatal yoga and Pilates. Outside of her practice, Philippa loves to spend her time outdoors and she can frequently be found exploring the local hiking trails with her two dogs. She looks forward to seeing you soon.
Chiropractor: Chiropractic Orthopedics and Sports Chiropractic Diplomate: American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists Fellow: College of Chiropractic Orthopedic Specialists (Canada) Fellow: Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (Canada)
Awarded the Canadian Chiropractic Association Award of Merit, Clark currently serves on Canadian Chiropractic Association Journal’s Editorial Board as well as the Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation and has recently served on both the Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board and is a Past-President and Past Chair of the British Columbia Chiropractic Association.
He holds dual Chiropractic Fellowships in both Sports Sciences and Orthopedics meaning he has an additional six years of post-graduate training, and extensive experience with complicated injury and sports injury. Clark’s ongoing sports experience has a distinct “Action-Sports direction” with professional mountain bike events such as Crankworx in Whistler, plus slopestyle skiing all over the world with the Canadian Olympic Slopestyle Skiing team. He has participated as a sports chiropractor multiple times at the X-Games, Dew-Tour and numerous World Championships from Curling, BMX to Wheelchair Rugby, the Pan-American Games, as well as the 2010 Vancouver and 2014 Sochi, Russia Winter Olympic Games.
Young at heart and down to earth, Clark balances his professional life by enjoying home in Victoria BC, where he was raised and has lived for four decades.
Dr. Konczak is experienced and is specifically trained in the assessment, diagnosis and management of sports and non-sports injuries involving the spine as well as hips, knees, feet, arms, shoulders and headaches. With his comprehensive and knowledgeable approach, Dr. Konczak is happy to provide chiropractic treatment and soft-tissue work. Treatment can include: instrument assisted treatments, activator, graston, drop table, kinesio-taping, myofascial release, cold-laser, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, orthotics and custom bracing.
He takes the time to explain your problems, involving you in the decision process, recommending the best course of treatment and working side-by-side with all your other health practitioners to get the best results possible. The goal is to make you feel better and restore proper function to your body.