Dr. Mark Halpern graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1996 and has been in practice for almost 20 years. Dr. Halpern provides care for people looking to regain their health, eliminate symptoms and live their best life. Through advanced training Dr. Halpern provides research based Neurological & Brain based Chiropractic care and uses State-of-the-art techniques and equipment to assess Stress levels and Brain function so that care is aimed at correcting the cause as well as the symptoms being experienced. Dr. Halpern is also an expert in Postural rehabilitation and Spinal, Foot and Extremity mechanics. This training is why Dr. Halpern has had great success working with high performance athletes and anyone who lives and active lifestyle. Another passion of Dr. Halpern’s is caring for women during and after their pregnancy as well as babies and children of all ages. Having a healthy nervous system is a priority during these times. Educating the community on health and wellness is a priority for Dr. Halpern and he has contributed many articles to publications throughout Toronto, including York University. He also hosted a monthly talk show on CHRY radio, and conducted lectures for the faculties of Kinesiology and Music. Dr Halpern regularly presents workshops for companies, corporations and community groups and also hosts a Wellness Workshop Series open to the public covering topics such as “Healing From Within”, “Burst Training” and “Brain Based Healing”.
Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?
Clinic Information “No Wait Policy”. All of our patients are seen immediately. Friendly and courteous staff. Professional but comfortable atmosphere. Convenient location. Secondary evaluations/opinions. Functional and Corrective Care options State of the Art diagnostic equipment and techniques Other important information: 1. We care Children and babies at every stage of development 2. We care for women during pregnancy 3. We have both functional and corrective options for care 4. We provide lifetime wellness care to ensure proper functioning of the brain and nervous system 5. We do company workshops and health screenings on numerous topics 6. We have a Wellness Club which meets monthly and is FREE to join We provide Brain Based Care The Chiropractors in our clinic focus on eliminating symptoms while eliminating the root cause, using Brain Based Care. Current research is finding that the brain is involved in every aspect of human function. This includes communication from the brain to the body as well as from the body to the brain. This communication network includes major networks in the Heart (Heart Brain) and Digestive system (Gut Brain). True health and healing involves correcting any imbalances in the brain and the communication network. Brain Based care facilitates Healing, Eliminates Pain and achieves Stress Relief from all forms of Stress (Physical, Chemical & Emotional). We believe education and commitment to your own health are an important part of your care as well as providing you with tools you can use at home to ensure the best results. What is Brain Based Care? Current research is finding that the brain is involved in every aspect of human function. This includes communication from the brain to the body as well as from the body to the brain. This communication network includes major networks in the Heart (Heart Brain) and Digestive system (Gut Brain). True health and healing involves correcting any imbalances in the brain and the communication network. Brain Based care will facilitate Healing, Eliminate Pain (e.g. Back Pain, Neck Pain and Headaches) and achieve Stress Relief from all forms of Stress (Physical, Chemical & Emotional). A Balanced Brain = Health and Healing An Unbalanced Brain = Sickness and Disease Brain SPA Stimulates brain chemistry Boosts energy Improves the immune system Help slow the aging process Instills positive new behaviors Purges unwanted habits The Brain Spa uses state of the art technology called MindFit Brain Entrainment technology as well as Heartmath, which is biofeedback technology. These are powerful tool s that can dramatically improve your quality of life. MindFit combines the use of gentle pulses of light and sound, including binaural beats, with guided visualization and soothing music in each session. A typical session last between 20-25 minutes and will take you to profound levels of relaxation, focus, and healing. The All programs help balance the brain, reduce stress and help you easily adapt to all of your daily requirements. Programs include: Stress reduction, Weight Loss, Chronic pain, Insomnia and Sleep disorders, Quitting Smoking, Irritable Bowel, Life mastery, Financial Mastery, Freedom From addictions, Coping with Cancer, PTSD, and many more… After your examination and testing is done, it will be determined if the technologies used in the Brain Spa are appropriate for your care program. At Focused on Health we are proud to have over 20 years of experience in providing the best health care possible to our practice members. Doctors Mark Halpern's goal is to effectively and passionately facilitate health and healing for their practice members. I support and inspire people to keep their minds and bodies healthy. I form a partnership with our practice members and encourage them to live the life of their dreams.
What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?
I care for people of all ages and health concerns. The most common being Stress, neck and back pain and headaches.
What are you proud of in your practice?
After 20 Years in Practice I am most proud of the relationships I've made and the phenomenal changes people have made to life a healthy empowered life.
Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?
I enjoy facilitating healing for people who are suffering from stress, common back and neck pain and those looking to live a healthy long life. I t is extremely rewarding to see people change their life.
Active Release Technique Acupuncture Back Pain Car Injuries Chiropractic Adjustments Compression Socks Custom Orthotics Electrotherapy Exam and X-rays Follow Up Visit Graston Technique Hip Pain Initial Visit Low Level Laser Therapy Myofascial Release Neck Pain Nutrition Counseling Physical Exercises Shockwave Therapy Shoulder Pain Soft Tissue Therapy Spinal Decompression Sports Injuries Wellness Care Work Injuries