Dr. Doug Meldrum
Life 'n Balance
A picture of Dr. Meldrum's Bees
Dr. Meldrum graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2011 after completing the four year Doctor of Chiropractic program. Prior to this, he completed a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Alberta.
Dr. Meldrum manages conditions such as neck and back pain, sciatica, arthritis, plantar fasciitis, frozen shoulder, whiplash, sports injuries, sprains/strains, and joint pain. He has particular interest in helping patients who are suffering from headaches and has had much success in this area. Dr. Meldrum is a member in good standing with the Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors. He is trained in the Kinesio Taping method, Shockwave, and in measuring and fitting custom orthotics and custom knee braces.
Dr. Meldrum was born and raised in Alberta. He lives in Calgary with his wife, and their four young children. In his spare time he enjoys biking, camping, and playing board games. Also, as of 2016 Dr. Meldrum has become a hobby beekeeper and has 2 hives in his backyard.
Services provided in addition to chiropractic care
Using a tape that is a thin, stretchy, elastic cotton strip with an acrylic adhesive that can benefit a wide variety of musculoskeletal and sports injuries, plus inflammatory conditions.
Shockwave therapy is a non-invasive treatment that involves creating a series of low energy acoustic wave pulsations that are directly applied to an injury through a person’s skin via a gel medium. It can help with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, primarily those involving connective tissues such as ligaments and tendons.
Orthotics help to improve the biomechanical function of the foot, as well as the other joints of the lower body including the knees, hips, and low back.
Custom Knee Braces
Braces can help with issues due to musculoskeletal or sports injuries and arthritis.