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Dr. James Grimmett

Dr. James Grimmett

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James is a graduate of Queen's University: B.A (Honors) Health, 1986; and The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College: Doctor of Chiropractic, 1991; summa cum laude; clinic honors; and recipient of the Dr. King Award for diagnosis.

His experience includes nineteen years of active practice, working in clinics in Canada and New Zealand. This has afforded him the opportunity to treat thousands of patients – including professional and Olympic athletes – while gaining a wealth of clinical experience. James is a certified provider and instructor of Active Release Techniques® (ART). In addition, he is a certified injury prevention consultant for BACKSAFE®, which provides health and safety training for such companies as Air Canada, Boeing, Daimler Chrysler, and Xerox, as well as NASA.

Passionate about the practice of chiropractic, James is dedicated to diagnosing and treating the specific causes and symptoms of each patient's condition. He was voted #1 chiropractor in Vancouver (Vancouver Courier Reader's Choice Award 2008.)

James is an avid badminton player taking the bronze medal in the men's over 40 singles at the 2005 World Master Games in Edmonton.

***Dr. Grimmett will be on sabbatical in France from August 12 to the end of December, 2019. His locum, Johannes Esterle, will be working at the Main Street Physio clinic on Monday mornings, and at the Vancouver Racquet Club on Thursday afternoons. To book an appointment with him at the VRC, please go to Dr. Grimmett's website:


Dr. James Grimmett Vancouver Chiropractor