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Dr. Tammy Higgins – B.Sc., D.C.

Dr. Higgins has a great passion for whole health for the entire family of all ages. She delights in caring for children (newborn and up), is compassionate with her senior patients, as well, she can relate to moms and dads juggling work, home, and sports schedules, as she does with her own family. She runs a multi-disciplinary clinic, incorporating chiropractic, acupuncture, and massage therapy. Her passion and skill in sports and athletics helps her to relate with her athletic patients to help them maintain their high level of performance. The staff at Higgins Chiropractic are committed to caring for each individual patient. They will listen carefully to your concerns, giving you time for questions, as well as help educate you in wellness, be it diet, exercise or any other recommendation from Dr. Higgins. You will find the clinic bright, energetic and a positive environment to attain maximum health.

  • Bachelor of Science, University of Western Ontario, 1989
  • Honours Bachelor of Science, Trent University, 1990
  • Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, 1999
  • Clinical Acupuncture, 1999
  • Advanced Certification in Activator Methods ® (



Whitney Gear, RMT

Whitney Gear graduated from the Massage Therapy program, at Fleming College.

She enjoys performing a wide range of massage therapy treatments including stress reduction, trigger point therapy, migraine therapy, and chronic pain issues. She specializes in deep tissue massage and would like to further her education with prenatal and infant massage.

In her spare time, she enjoys playing Frisbee and long walks with her dog, jogging, and being with friends and family.

She is originally from Peterborough, and has lived in Cornwall and Ottawa in the past.

Whitney looks forward to helping you reach your wellness goals through remedial exercise and a specialized treatment plan to suit your needs.