Dr. Gary Ho
Dr. Gary Ho is a chiropractor, registered massage therapist, and an acupuncture provider. After completing his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo, Dr. Ho decided to follow his passion for health care by completing a 4-year Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. While in school, he was able to concurrently pursue his Diploma of Massage Therapy from the Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy through the Advanced Standing program. He has also done outreaches with Humber College and MotionBall, a not-for-profit organization for the Special Olympics. In his personal time, Dr. Gary enjoys rock climbing, badminton, volleyball, running, ultimate frisbee, dragon boat, and leading a healthy lifestyle. He is able to bring his thorough understanding of the mechanics of these sports into his assessment and treatments to give patients exactly what they need to get back into the game.
Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?
Dr. Gary Ho is both an evidence-based chiropractor and a deep-tissue massage therapist. By combining the two professions, he is able to create a treatment plan to take you from injured to functioning. He is adamant on staying up-to-date with current scientific research to provide the best possible care for his patients, and will give you advice in preventing the injury from happening again.
What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?
Dr. Gary Ho’s treatments focus on deep tissue massage, chiropractic adjusting techniques, clinical acupuncture, and is a big advocate for rehabilitative exercises. He is also proficient in instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization and kinesiology taping, which may be included in your treatment.
What are you proud of in your practice?
Dr. Gary Ho is proud to integrate his knowledge from chiropractic and registered massage therapy to devise a treatment plan to achieve his patients’ goals. He is very thorough in his assessments to determine the cause of your pain and takes pride in educating his patients in easy-to-understand terms.
Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?
Dr. Gary Ho’s passion is to return everyone to their favourite activities. He is well-versed in treating all musculoskeletal injuries, but has interests in headaches, neck pain, back pain, and sports injuries.