Natasha Jakelski

Natasha Jakelski

Chiropractor

Dr. Jakelski is an experienced Chiropractor in Sudbury at HeadWay Clinic. She enjoys providing evidence-based Chiropractic care alongside many traditional and allied medical professionals.

Treatments are provided with the goal of restoring motion and function to the body though hands-on work with the joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves while providing rehabilitation and lifestyle education.

When she isn’t working Dr. Jakelski enjoys spending time in the gym and outdoors. She is involved in a variety of athletic and social activities, and enjoys bringing her knowledge of various sports and activities into the clinic setting.

Dr. Natasha Jakelski graduated as a Doctor of Chiropractic from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2016. During her time at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, she also completed a Traditional Chinese Medicine Certificate in Acupuncture. Dr. Jakelski completed her undergraduate degree at Laurentian University where she received a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Kinesiology.

Through her post-secondary education she worked in a variety of clinical and athletic settings, which included school clinics, community clinics, and as a team trainer for the Laurentian Voyageurs Men’s Varsity Basketball Team.

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