Our expert team of Chiropractors and rehab professionals specialize in providing the most advanced, evidence based, highly effective treatments and therapies that are proven to speed recovery and provide long-lasting results - all under one roof.
Our track record of success is recognized by the medical and sport communities around the world. During the past 37 years, we’ve treated over 28,000 new patients at our clinic. We teach and lecture internationally. We’ve supported athletes at 6 Olympics, 14 World Championships and over 100 international events.
Soft Tissue and Sport Injury Specialists
Our expert Chiropractors, Sports Chiropractors, Sports Medicine Physician, Physiotherapist, Registered Kinesiologists and Soft Tissue Care Specialists at Bell Chiropractic and Back to Function work with your healthcare professionals to provide the range of treatment and expert care needed for your specific condition.
Our professionals are certified in the most advanced soft tissue care techniques including Active Release Techniques® and Graston® and are dedicated to relieve pain, speed recovery from injury and improve function for people of all ages and all activity levels.
Dr. Bell leads both the Bell Chiropractic and Back to Function teams. He is considered one of Canada’s foremost Sports Chiropractors. He has worked with athletes across a wide range of sport disciplines at over 50 international events including 6 Olympic Games and 18 World Championship and Commonwealth Games. In addition to treating patients, he lectures to chiropractic and healthcare professionals around the world. His dedication to bring the same level of expert treatment that elite athletes receive to people of all ages and activity levels has established Bell Chiropractic and Back to Function as the clinics of choice for people and athletes from all over the world.Read More
Dr. Rayfield brings extensive chiropractic expertise along with experience as a competitive athlete and coach to your treatment team. He is dedicated to providing the same expert treatment that elite athletes receive to people of any age, any activity level and any injury or condition. His experience as a former Varsity Track and Field athlete led Dr. Rayfield to work closely with both elite athletes and track and field clubs. For over a decade, he has coached sprinters and hurdlers at the local club level. He also travels across the country to coach and provide chiropractic and soft tissue services at numerous athletic events.Read More
Born and raised in Orillia, Dr. Mike Duffy has extensive ties in the community throughout his years of athletics including hockey, soccer, baseball and track-and-field. He attended The University of Western Ontario before graduating from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) in Toronto, with clinical honours. While studying at CMCC, he attended McMaster University, obtaining his certification in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture. During his internship, Dr. Duffy completed an extensive clinical placement at Sunnybrook St. John's Rehabilitation Hospital.Read More
Born and raised in Orillia, Dr. Bell is a sports chiropractor with a deep understanding of clinical biomechanics, human performance, and functional movement. Dr. Bell has done extensive continuing education courses and is currently one of five Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS) certified practitioners in Ontario. He is a published author with over twelve scientific contributions across various fields of study.Read More
Dr. Allison McFarlane comes to Back to Function with a strong background in exercise and nutrition. She draws from a variety of techniques, including Active Release Technique, Contemporary Medical Acupuncture, and functional assessment systems, which allows her to individualize treatment plans to every patient’s needs. Allison believes that patient education, personalized treatment, and exercise interventions form the foundation of patient care, allowing patients to understand their underlying conditions and prevent future issues from developing. Dr. McFarlane is committed to helping every patient meet their optimal health potential.Read More
Dr. Nader Abdelkader obtained a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction from the University of Manitoba while concurrently competing at the national fencing circuit. During his athletic career, his appreciation for sports medicine sparked interest, having sustained several sports injuries himself. Combining his passion for health sciences and sports, he further pursued his academics at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. He is currently completing his post graduate fellowship from the Royal College of Chiropractors of Sports Sciences.Read More
Dr. Tara Brown’s philosophy of healthy living has been instilled since a very young age, which lead her to pursue a career in health and wellness. When a ski injury hampered her performance at 14 years of age, Dr. Brown turned to a chiropractor to help her recover. This gave her the passion and drive to become a chiropractor herself, as she wanted to provide the same quality of care to others.Read More
Dr. McMordie is a medical doctor specializing in Sport and Exercise Medicine. Before moving her practice to Back to Function, she was practicing Primary Care Sport Medicine at several clinics in the Hamilton/Burlington area, including McMaster University and Mohawk College. Her clinical expertise includes sport injuries, concussion, joint pain, non-operative osteoarthritis management, and platelet-rich plasma, cortisone, trigger point, and viscosupplementation injections.Read More
Carolyn is passionate about getting individuals back to their respective goals as quickly as possible. In addition to general orthopedic rehabilitation, Carolyn’s specific physiotherapy interests are pelvic health, concussion management, cancer rehabilitation, and sport injuries.Read More
Carley’s expertise is focused on helping patients with chronic conditions, acute injuries, motor vehicle accident and workplace injuries, and athletes of all ages and ability levels. Due to her particular interest in functional movement restoration she has completed a number of certifications and courses and has special expertise in lower back rehabilitation and strengthening for high-level performance. Carley has experience training and working with amateur, professional and Olympic athletes and enjoys providing sports specific training programs to sports teams and individuals.Read More
Jasmine graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in 2008. She specializes in Swedish/Relaxation massage and incorporates techniques such as Deep Tissue, Shiatsu and Active Release Techniques into her treatments.
Jasmine recently relocated to the Orillia Area from Maple, Ontario where she worked as a massage therapist for the past 12 years.
Jacqueline graduated from the three year massage therapy program at Georgian College in 2012. She believes in providing treatments with a balance of relaxation and focused deep tissue massage in order to achieve maximal results and improve client’s overall wellness. She provides clients with a personalized treatment, tailored to each individuals needs.Read More
“I was scheduled for a painful manipulation under anesthetic after my first knee replacement. But Bell Chiropractic and Water Exercise Therapy saved me from that."See More