Dr Dawn McElgunn is a Doctor of Chiropractic who has treated many professional golfers and competitive surfers, during her practice years at a prestigious chiropractic sports injury clinic in Maui. She has also has an interest and specialized training in nutrition and natural medicine, completing her fellowship in Anti aging and Nutritional Supplementation from the Renisante Institute of Integrative Medicine. In this capacity Dr McElgunn works as a facilitator at Dr James Meschino’s professional and consumer seminars and workshops, which feature evidence-based nutrition and lifestyle strategies targeting anti-aging, longevity and the prevention and management of chronic degenerative diseases. Dr Meschino is the author of four nutrition/wellness/anti-aging books, a regular health columnist with various publications including Beachbooster Newspaper in Wasaga Beach, and his 90- minute TV program “Healthy Aging, Naturally” has been featured on Detroit PBS Television. In addition to providing chiropractic treatment services, Dr McElgunn has extensive experience counseling patients on nutrition and lifestyle strategies to successfully overcome weight loss challenges, improve cholesterol levels, blood sugar levels (diabetics and prediabetics) and other common health challenges where diet, supplementation and lifestyle modification have been shown to be of value.
Dr Mcelgunn completed her Bachelor of Science degree (BSc.) at the University of California and received her Doctor of chiropractic at Life Chiropractic College West in Hayward California. Dr McElgunn also practiced in Victoria BC before moving to Ontario where she obtained her chiropractic license, and is presently a member in good standing with the College of Chiropractors of Ontario.
Dr McElgunn also holds a current chiropractic license in Colorado, Hawaii, British Columbia and Ontario.