Dr. Lindsay Barker, DC Dartmouth Clinic
Dr. Lindsay Barker was born in Leduc, Alberta but moved to Nova Scotia at a young age. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics degree at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish. Growing up playing competitive soccer and hockey, she always had exposure to chiropractors helping her through various injuries. She pursued her chiropractic degree at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto where she earned the Robert Kilgannon memorial award for academic standing and clinical interaction abilities with patients. While pursuing her Doctor of Chiropractic degree, Dr. Barker also completed the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program at McMaster University and received training in Mental Health First Aid during her time at CMCC. She is also certified in Activator technique, which is a gentle instrument assisted adjusting tool. After graduation in 2017, Dr. Barker practiced at a multidisciplinary clinic for two years in Edmonton, Alberta.
Dr. Barker is passionate about treating all populations from newborns to the elderly, and the weekend warriors to high-level athletes. She has a special interest in headache care, as well as treating neck/mid back pain and dysfunction. She believes that collaborative care is best to help patients achieve their optimal results and health goals. Dr. Barker likes to work alongside other health care practitioners to customize each treatment plan to fit her patients specific goals.
Dr. Barker is a member of the Canadian Chiropractic Association and the Nova Scotia College of Chiropractors. When she is not at work- she enjoys being active by playing sports such as hockey, soccer and ultimate frisbee. Dr. Barker and her husband Dan are very excited to be relocating back to the Maritimes and spending quality time with family and friends.