Dr. Lindsay Rite

Dr. Lindsay Rite

Dr. Linday Rite BSc(Kin), DC, CSEP-CEP

Lindsay Rite is a chiropractor, kinesiologist and exercise physiologist.  She is also Director, Research at CHANGEpain.

Lindsay had in-depth knowledge and skill in treating patients with chronic pain.  She works in collaboration with Dr. Brenda Lau and other pain specialists, assessing patients and developing pain management plans.

Lindsay is a native to Vancouver although she began her post-secondary education in the USA where she held a full scholarship as a NCAA Div. I soccer player. She continued her education at UBC where she completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences. She attained her Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from CMCC, where she was heavily involved in research, professional and mentorship initiatives. Upon graduation she was recognized with multiple awards for not only her academic and clinical excellence, but also her altruistic contributions to the profession.

Following her NCAA career, Dr. Rite continued her passion for sport. Most recently working within the context of Athletics as a medical practitioner for the 2015 Pan American Games, Harry Jerome International Track Classic, Simon Fraser University training camp and other community and high level sporting endeavors.

In addition to her involvement in sport, Dr. Rite is experienced working within the context of a hospital-based, multidisciplinary family practice. She was part of the inaugural chiropractic team selected to manage patients at one of Canada’s first hospital-based interprofessional care clinics in St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario. She continues to emphasize collaboration through her daily work as a Chiropractor in an interdisciplinary team both at CHANGEpain and MaxFit Movement Institute.

Dr. Rite continues her interest in public health and professional research with continued development in the area including community lecture series and outreaches. She is trained in a diversity of manual therapy techniques as well as exercise and rehabilitative therapies and believes strongly in empowering her patients and the public through providing evidence-informed, patient-centered care.

Certifications:

  • Chiropractor
  • Registered Kinesiologist
  • CSEP Certified Exercise Physiologist
  • CSEP Certified Personal Trainer
  • Sports First Responder
  • S-FMA Selective Functional Movement Assessment Level 1
  • Active Release Techniques® (Lower and Upper Extremity) Provider
  • Functional Anatomical Palpation® Provider (Upper and Lower Limb & Spine)
  • Kinesio Taping Certified Provider
  • M1 Graston Techniques® Provider