Alma Wellness’s founder, Dr. Mark Speakman comes experienced. He has treated stars, such as Sting, Malcolm McDowell, Jessica Alba, Carol Kane, as well as members of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC. Mark was cast chiropractor for the Ford centre for the Performing Arts (Showboat, Sunset Boulevard, Phantom of the Opera, Ragtime), Bridge Studio Productions (Poltergeist, Outer Limits, Stargate Atlantis), as well as team chiropractor for the Club Adagio and Phoenix Gymnastics clubs in Vancouver.
In addition to having successfully treated thousands of patients for a wide variety of neuro-musculoskeletal injuries and disorders, he has attended several seminars specializing in the treatment and rehabilitative management of musculoskeletal and soft tissue injuries.
Mark was certified as a provider of Active Release Techniques in 2005, and provides full service at the clinic, or on location.
At Alma Wellness, our goal is not only to relieve pain, but also to help our patients attain optimal health. This goal is achieved by promoting health through patient centered care, individual wellness paths, and specialized techniques in pain and symptom relief. As practitioners of holistic healthcare at Alma Wellness, we work to treat patients as unique individuals. We welcome active participation by the patient in their own health, and embrace a wide variety of techniques so as to serve each patient’s needs.
Serving the Kitsilano community since 1995, the Alma Wellness clinic has grown to include practitioners offering a wide range of holistic health services. Founded by Dr. Speakman as a chiropractic clinic, Alma Wellness has added practitioners in naturopathy, homeopathy, and massage therapy to better service its patients naturally. This team of exceptionally trained and experienced professionals takes pride in helping the people in Vancouver and Kitsilano communities get better faster. From every member of the Alma Wellness team, patients can expect warm efficiency, compassion, and grace.