DR. JOANNE HUBLEY
Dr. Joanne graduated from St. Catharines’ Brock University with a Bachelor Degree in Health Studies with Distinction. One of the first graduating classes from their Health Program. From this learning experience she gained an appreciation of health issues and how the human body functions in a variety of different environments. After earning this degree, she attended the prestigious New York Chiropractic College(NYCC), www.nycc.com to pursue her career goals, receiving the first Anatomical Sciences award, and later graduating Summa Cum Laude from this professional degree program. While at NYCC, Dr. Hubley was exposed to a variety of techniques, one in particular captivated her interest, ART®, a series of advanced soft tissue manipulation protocols called Active Release Techniques®, a form of Chiropractic Massage, that she continued to study and learn outside the core chiropractic curriculum. Ascertaining certifications in Lower Extremity, Upper Extremity, Spine, Nerve Entrapment, Biomechanical, and Masters ART® . The skills learned and the credentials earned allowed Dr. Hubley to marry her passion for athletics with her chosen profession. Upon graduation in the winter of 1999, Dr. Hubley set up her own Chiropractic practice in St Catharines. She has been able to work with the general population and world class athletes. The world class athletes were amateur and professional Ironman competitors. She traveled to Kailua-Kona, Hawaii several years as part of a thirty-strong Chiropractic team to provide ART® services to the elite competitors in this very physically demanding sport. Most recently, January 2013 she participated in the International Sport Sciences Association course, and March 2014 she's credentialed with NY Strength as a Master of Fitness Design, complimenting her Personal Training and Spinning Certifications held with both Mad Dogg Athletics and Reebok.
Dr. Hubley provides gentle, effective, and individualized treatment plans to meet the health needs of her patients. She is passionate about her work and achieves great satisfaction in helping each patient achieve their optimum functional abilities. She delivers her skills in a professional and service-oriented manner that provides a friendly and welcoming environment. In July 2007 Dr. Hubley moved her office from 114 Queen Street to a new inviting facility called The rEvolution Health and Wellness Centre that offered Massage Therapy and Spinning classes. In February 2011 she opened a second practice inside Spin-Doctor facility co-owned with her late partner Russell Irvine. Now, July 2014 she is excited to bring all her various experiences and expertise to her brand NEW location inside the LIVA Centre and share LIVA Health with her community at large. She's delighted with her new working environment and welcomes the opportunity to help her regular and new patients achieve their health and wellness goals.
When not working at inspiring positive change in persons she devotes herself to her 6 years old fur-boy Maverick. Whom many have been blessed over the years to have this want to be Therapy Tail present during their care. Maverick no longer attends the clinic/studio on a regular basis but will drop by for a big wiggly Hello from time to time. One never knows when His Royal Highness will arrive!