Dr. Chris Hackett

Dr. Chris Hackett

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Chris Hackett is so thrilled to be back living and practicing in BC.  Spending his childhood on the Island and after a few cold and flat winters in Saskatchewan, the mountains, lakes and Okanagan weather drew him out to Penticton.  

Dr. Hackett was a competitive soccer player throughout his youth and has always enjoyed physical activity. After completing his undergraduate degree in Athletic Therapy, Dr. Hackett continued his education at the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon earning his Doctorate of Chiropractic.  He utilizes many different treatment techniques and specializes in spinal adjusting, soft tissue therapy, and educative exercise. He is passionate, caring and excited to help patients reach their goals.

 

Some of Dr. Hackett’s qualification and additional training include:

  • Doctor of Chiropractic (University of Western States) 
  • Bachelor of Human Biology (University of Western States)
  • Bachelor of Athletic and Exercise Therapy (Camosun College)
  • Kinesiology Taping – Exercise and Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization Techniques
  • Functional Movement Screen
  • Pain Modality Therapy

 

Some favourites of Dr. Hackett:

  • Dessert: Pumpkin pie
  • Movie: National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • Entertainment: Stand up comedy
  • Book: Don Rickles’: A Memoir
  • Sports team: Liverpool FC
  • Activity: Playing cards with family and friends