The Dr. For Moms Chiropractic Team
Dr. Patricia Hort, BSc., DC
Doctor of Chiropractic - Pre/post Natal and Pediatric Practice
Bachelors of Science in Human Biology
International Chiropractic Pediatric Association certification in Pediatrics and Webster Technique (USA)
Owner of Dr. For Moms Perinatal and Pediatric Natural Health Center
Founder of Dr. For Moms Chiropractic Group, Founder and CEO of Dr. For Moms Perinatal Chiropractic Training, Coaching and Consulting
Creator of the "Back to Basics Baby Making' - reproductive health, 'How to have a baby in 6 hours or less (and love to tell about it!)'- prenatal and the 'Ultimate Core and Pelvic Floor' treatment care programs and workshops
Expert Contributor: Moms, Dads & Kids, Mamma Summit, Birth Of A Mother Magazine
Whether you are just considering pregnancy, almost at your due date or already a new mom, Dr. Hort's passion for helping moms have healthy, enjoyable pregnancies and a happy life with baby is yours for the sharing.
When you choose Dr. Hort as your chiropractor she becomes much more than just another doctor. She becomes your advocate, your sounding board and your resource for information, research, referrals, books to read, things to know, people to know and more.
Utilizing a range of chiropractic techniques, ultra low force (without a sound being produced), instrument/table assisted and a gentle manual style, Dr. Hort provides you with care devoted to the special needs of moms, moms-to-be, and babes. She is continually training in pediatric and pregnancy care; has attended over 150 births - in hospitals, homes and in birth centers; cared for patients hand in hand with midwives, doulas, naturopaths, nurses and medical doctors; has an extensive network of healthcare providers; has held numerous workshops and participated in prenatal classes with the ultimate goal of supporting moms in having the experience they want to have, and their babies entering this world with grace.
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Dr. Nicole Kane, BKin, DC
Doctor of Chiropractic - Family and Paediatric practice
Bachelor of Kinesiology
ICPA certification in Webster Technique
Certified K-Taping practitioner
Active Release Technique Provider
Kids Yoga Instructor
200 Hour Yoga Instructor
Dr. Nicole Kane is a passionate chiropractor and her ability to understand and relate to families shines in her approach with each and every visit. While being a mom and athlete herself, she aspires to providing families the opportunity to optimize their function and live healthier, happier lives.
Her post graduate studies through the International Paediatric Chiropractic Association have provided her with the confidence and expertise to provide exceptional care for your growing children and teens. With her former competitive sports background she inspires todays youth by helping them to build strong foundations to excel in all avenues of life and activities including dance, recreational and competitive sports.
When choosing Dr. Kane she not only values your spinal health but she puts her complete attention into helping you and your family function better and move through life with more ease. Focusing on spinal alignment, balance, strength and flexibility with gentle and specific techniques, Dr. Kane provides comfortable exceptional care for the entire family.
Dr Kane loves to inspire and educate in the community. She has been a team Chiropractor and Active Release provider for several Ironman events, trainer for NW Ringette teams, yoga instructor at private retreats including “The Power of Fitness for Women in Medicine’ for medical students and doctors, and ‘Fast and Female Summit’ for aspiring girls in fitness.
Dr. Kane has a spirit for life and when not practicing, she can be found enjoying skiing, hiking, paddling and cycling in the outdoors with her family.
Dr. Samantha de Castro is a native Calgarian, born in Calgary and raised in Chestermere. She is a chiropractor who enjoys leading families down the path of living their most blissful lives and supporting the community she has called home all her life.
Dr. de Castro focuses on working with women’s health, due to her own personal experience with PCOS and endometriosis. She also enjoys working with women going through their motherhood journey, from pre-conception, through pregnancy and into the post-natal period. She also works with children, from infants through to teenagers.
Dr. de Castro graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelors of Kinesiology with a major in Mind Sciences, before attending the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon where she received her Doctor of Chiropractic as well as her Bachelors of Science in Human Biology.
Dr. de Castro works in partnership with her patients to integrate their goals, beliefs and lifestyles into their treatment plans. She has continued her education by becoming a BirthFit Leader, a member of the ICPA (International Chiropractic Pediatric Association) as well as a Corrective Exercise Specialist for Pregnancy and Postpartum women. She continues to always be learning more on how to provide the best care for women and their families.
When Dr. de Castro is not in the clinic she enjoys spending time outside with her partner and their dog Clover, or being inside and painting with her cat Bella or researching her next Disney trip.
Dr. Samantha de Castro, BKin, DC
Doctor of Chiropractic - Women's Health and Paediatric practice
Bachelor of Kinesiology
International Chiropractic Pediatric Association member
KinActive Building Blocks Certified