Citrus Medical Centre - Lake Shore
2240 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Suite 107
Toronto, Ontario
Mon 2:30 pm - 8:00 pm  
Wed 2:30 pm - 8:00 pm  
Citrus Medical Centre - Royal York Location
398 Royal York Road
Toronto, Ontario
Mon 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  
Wed 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  
Fri 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  


Dr. Gillian Growse earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Ontario. She went on to obtain her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto where she graduated with magna cum laude and clinic honours distinctions. During her studies, Dr. Growse pursued additional training in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture through McMaster University. She believes in leading an active lifestyle and encouraging her patients to do so as well. In her free time, Dr. Growse enjoys yoga, spinning, skiing and cooking.

Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?

Dr. Growse will get to the root cause of your issue with a thorough exam and individualized treatment plan. She has great bedside manner and gives you the tools to take an active role in your recovery. At Citrus Medical Centre, you get more than a chiropractor. Dr. Growse works with a team of 10 family physicians, physiotherapists, naturopath, dietitian and many more. The hours at the Centre span 6 days a week and open late until 8pm. There is free parking and free wifi - convenience can't be beat!

What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?

Dr. Growse uses a variety of techniques including active release technique (ART), manipulation/mobilization, electrical acupuncture and therapeutic exercises to get her patients moving and feeling better.

What are you proud of in your practice?

Dr. Growse feels it is very important to create a trusting and empathetic relationship with her patients. She spends the time to get to know you and your health concerns. Her treatment is patient-centered; you always have a say in your treatment and goals are specific to your needs. You will leave with a wealth of knowledge so you better understand what is happening with your body and how you can manage it. It is great to see family and friends being referred from our patients because of their experience with Dr. Growse.

Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?

Dr. Growse enjoys treating a wide variety of conditions, including back pain, neck pain, headaches, sprains/strains, rotator cuff injuries, knee injuries, tennis elbow, TMJ (jaw) pain, and ankle/foot pain. She loves customizing her treatment plans and rehab exercises for all types of cases including athletes, pregnant patients, elderly, and post surgical.

Most Helpful Reviews

  • Very thorough, super friendly, and made me feel comfortable.
    Reviewed on May 9th, 2017  •  Verified patient
    Going to a new chiropractor is sometimes a little unnerving. You are putting your life literally in their hands. I felt completely at ease with her and have no problem having her as my primary chiropractor.
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