COMPASSIONATE. SKILLFUL. PROFESSIONAL.
DR. KODY AU
BScN, MSESS, DC
Dr. Kody Au graduated from the University of Alberta in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. He worked at Burnaby Hospital on the Acute Medicine and Stroke ward shortly after graduating. In 2015, Dr. Kody Au obtained his Bachelor of Science in Human Biology, Masters of Science in Exercise and Sports Sciences and a Doctor of Chiropractic graduating with Magna Cum Laude Honors from the University of Western States.
Kody has extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. He has a special interest in sports related injuries where he applies extensive assessment, traditional chiropractic therapy, and cutting edge rehabilitation techniques.
Kody has played volleyball competitively in high school and continues to play recreationally till this day. He is also currently a member and sponsor of the Vancouver Dodgeball League. By being active his whole life, Kody has a special appreciation towards sports and athletics. He seeks to allow individuals of all ages to continue their activities as long as possible.
DR. JENINE MCCANN
BPHE, BA, DC
Dr. Jenine McCann graduated from Queen’s University in Kingston Ontario with a Bachelor of Physical and Health Education and Bachelor of Arts. Throughout her education, Dr. Jenine quickly developed a passion for natural health care, which lead her to New York where she obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic. She went on to own a wellness clinic outside of Ottawa for three years and enjoyed working closely with medical doctors, massage therapists, and energy healers in her community.
After doing long distance with her spouse for over a year, Dr. Jenine and her dog, Daisy, decided to move to Vancouver where she will continue chiropractic care and work alongside Dr. Kody Au. Dr. Jenine has certainly been enjoying setting into a new life here with the milder weather, picturesque views, and dog trails.
Dr. Jenine developed a strong passion for treating pregnant women and children which made up the majority of her practice back east. She has taken a number of courses through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA), and is certified in the Webster’s Technique for treating pregnant women. She is known for her gentle touch with these specific populations, for spending quality time with each client, and for tailoring every visit to individual needs.
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Dr. Drew Gibson
BHK, BSc, DC
Dr. Drew Gibson graduated from Trinity Western University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Human Kinetics in Kinesiology. Throughout his education, Drew quickly developed a passion for learning the complexity of the human body and working with recreational and competitive athletes. His desire to learn more and provide effective non-invasive care brought him to Portland, Oregon where in 2019 he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Human Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic, graduating Cum Laude from the University of Western States.
Drew is trained in the assessment, diagnosis, and conservative treatment of musculoskeletal conditions for a variety of lifestyles. He has passion for working with recreational or weekend warrior athletes. Drew incorporates the use of spinal and extra-spinal chiropractic manipulation, various soft tissue techniques, and rehabilitative exercises in conjunction with patient education.
Drew has been involved in a variety of high competitive sports throughout his life, most notably in swimming, track/cross country running, and ice hockey, and strongly believes in both the physical and psychological importance of maintaining an active lifestyle. These days he spends most of his free time outdoors with his wife Annie, partaking in endurance sports such as running and cycling, and has recently started the journey into the sport of triathlon. Drew prides himself on being a personable, approachable and knowledgeable health care provider. He strives to help all individuals move more, hurt less, and maintain an active lifestyle.
MScPT, BScKin, CAFCI, IMS
Jamie’s desire to pursue physiotherapy as a career stemmed from her lifetime involvement in competitive sports. She keeps active with squash, soccer and running. Jamie is also a fitness instructor and helps people move toward their fitness goals and potential. Over the years Jamie has sustained several sporting injuries requiring the expertise of a physiotherapist and understands the importance of rehabilitation and injury prevention.
Jamie completed her Master of Science in Physical Therapy and her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. Upon graduating, Jamie worked in private practice in Edmonton and moved to Vancouver nearly four years ago to continue practicing and to see what the West coast has to offer! She has completed several post graduate courses including her Medical Acupuncture certification through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute (CAFCI) as well as functional dry needling and IMS. She enjoys treating people of all ages, including children, and is excited to be joining the Baseline Health & Wellness team of professionals.
Registered Massage Therapist
Kevin shares a passion for personal wellness, preventative healthcare and rehabilitation. He started his career as a Behavior Interventionist teaching families and children with autism methods to cope with daily life activities. Following this, Kevin graduated with a Rehabilitation Assistant Diploma. He then began working at Surrey Memorial Hospital along side Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists to rehabilitate patients suffering from cognitive and motor incapabilities. While working as a Rehabilitation Assistant, Kevin gained a vast range of experiences working with patients in the ICU, emergency, surgical and acute care units. Kevin further continued his education and graduated from the Langara Registered Massage Therapy program where he gained experience treating clients using a variety of massage modalities.
Growing up, Kevin enjoyed playing volleyball and had an opportunity to compete at both the provincial and national level. These days, he continues to play recreationally in outdoor grass leagues. Kevin is also an avid dodgeball player. He can be found on the dodgeball court three to four nights of the week. Through his career in athletics, Kevin has personally experienced sports related injuries ranging from ankle sprains to rotator cuff tears and even a clavicle fracture. He draws on a combination of his work and personal experience to better relate to clients.
Kevin believes that communication and client rapport are key to an effective treatment plan. He works hard to establish a client-therapist relationship built on trust and genuine mutual respect. Ensuring a client’s needs and concerns are acknowledged is his top priority.
Eileen graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology and a minor in Psychology. She has had an extensive history of volunteering experience with a variety of health populations including patients with spinal cord injury at Neuromotion Physiotherapy, cardiac rehabilitation and occupational therapy programs at Vancouver General Hospital, the ECU physiotherapy ambulation program with UBC Hospital, an adapted boxing class for the Parkinson’s Disease Exercise Program at Neurofit BC, and at the Physical Activity Research Centre at ICORD. Currently, Eileen volunteers at Enable Occupational Therapy where she works with children with physical, cognitive, and social challenges in diverse environments.
Eileen grew up taking part in track and field, which led to her love to run. She enjoys weightlifting, volleyball, dodgeball, hiking, and bowling. Eileen has always lived an active, positive lifestyle and believes that everyone is capable of achieving a high quality of life and living life to its fullest potential. Eileen is fluent in English and American Sign Language.
Marina graduated from the University of British Columbia in 2018 with a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences. Her ambitions to pursue Kinesiology comes from her appreciation for human anatomy and from both experiencing and seeing how cultural influences affect physical health and wellness. She loves keeping active by participating in various recreational sports, as well as biking, running and anything that keeps her moving, especially in the outdoors.
Marina has a range experiences with different populations and programs such as cardiac rehabilitation at Vancouver General Hospital and patients with Neural and spinal impairments at Neuromotion Physiotherapy. She especially enjoys her current volunteer role in the PICU at BC Children’s Hospital where she interacts with children of diverse backgrounds and challenges. She enjoys working with people of all ages, and helping others stay proactive through physical activity and injury prevention. She's excited to be a part of the team and to continue learning and growing from every person she meets.
Ana recently graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. During her studies, Ana developed a passion for rehabilitation through volunteering with the physiotherapy department at Banfield Pavilion and at ICORD, a research centre for patients with chronic spinal cord injuries. She finds it extremely rewarding to be part of a team that improves patients health and wellness. She is excited to work with the team at Baseline to help patients get back to what they enjoy doing as quickly as possible!
In her free time, Ana loves any opportunity to be outside and enjoys running, hiking and exploring the diverse food scene in Vancouver.
Born and raised in Vancouver, Savitri has always had a passion for exercise, sports and overall wellness. While completing her Kinesiology degree on Vancouver Island, Savitri gained much experience volunteering as a strength and conditioning coach with individuals who had various disabilities. Savitri has worked with people who live with quadriplegia, spina bifida, degenerative and cognitive conditions and various other physical disabilities. Her passion lies in helping individuals on their journey through rehabilitation.
In her spare time, Savitri enjoys exploring the outdoors with her dog, Ammo, hiking, going to the gym and knitting while watching re-runs of friends. She is super excited to be apart of the Baseline team and is looking forward to putting into practice her skills and knowledge.
Front Desk Receptionists
Born and raised in Vancouver, Arizah recently graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics and a Minor in Psychology. She is passionate about rehabilitation and health care because she wishes for other people to be able to do the things they enjoy.
Her volunteer background includes the Canucks Autism Network and Special Olympics, and she currently volunteers at Banfield Pavilion where she enjoys taking senior residents on outings. Arizah loves hiking, skiing, trying different types of food, and travelling as much as possible. As you walk into the clinic you will find her behind the front desk greeting you with a smile!
BKin 4th Year UBC
Bianca is in her 4th and final year of her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology at the University of British Columbia. She has worked as a receptionist at a gym for 3 years, and sought to deepen her administrative experience in a part-time front desk role at Baseline Health & Wellness.
Bianca cares deeply about helping others and is passionate about working with people with disabilities. She works as a support worker and volunteers with patients with cerebral palsy and high lesion spinal cord injuries. She hopes to eventually earn a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and expand her knowledge of rehabilitation sciences. When she isn’t studying, working or volunteering, you can find her working out at the gym or binge-watching Friends on Netflix.
Leanna Lo & Olive
BComm 2nd Year UBC
Leanna is one of the two receptionist we have in the clinic. Leanna joined our team a little over a year ago and is currently doing her first co-op term with Baseline as the marketing assistant. Leanna is studying commerce at UBC Sauder School of Business and is specializing in Marketing. Leanna enjoys working out, photography, and painting, as well as spending time with her dog olive.
Olive is our small, but energetic office dog. Olive just turned one years old and is a Shih Tzu and Maltese mix. Olive loves belly rubs, playing fetch, and going to the doggy beach. You can find Olive most days behind the front desk playing with her toys or taking a nap.