DR. RON WARKMAN BA, DC
Dr. Warkman is the founder, former owner and current associate at Proactive Chiropractic and Wellness Centre. He earned an Honours B.A. in Psychology from the University of Western Ontario and received his Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (Toronto) in 1988. Through his role in Proactive Chiropractic Dr. Warkman he has created a sports medicine practice with an emphasis on wellness care.
Dr. Warkman adjusts using diversified techniques and has always placed a special emphasis on soft tissue treatment. He has been a certified provider and instructor of Active Release Techniques® for the past 16 years.
He treats athletes from a number of disciplines including elite swimmers; gymnasts; hockey, football and baseball players; mixed martial artists (MMA); dragon boat racers and runners. He has also treated triathletes, both amateur and professional, at the Penticton Subaru Ironman between 1999 and 2007. He was the chiropractor for the six time world champion Simon Fraser University Pipe Band. Dr. Warkman has also worked with players from both the CFL and NHL. Additionally he has a special interest in treating golfers and has worked with players from the European Senior Tour and PGA Tour.
Having been an avid runner, skier and golfer he strongly believes in Proactive Wellness Care, not simply reactive care.