Dr. Ali Walizada
Dr. Ali is a director of MSK Clinics and sees patients at the Kitsilano location in Vancouver. He takes care of many professional athletes, weekend warriors and patients of all ages and activity levels.
Dr. Ali Walizada received his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser University and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in Portland, Oregon, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (FRCCSS), Canada’s specialty college in sports chiropractic.
As Team Chiropractor for the WHL’s Vancouver Giants, Dr. Ali draws from his experience working with elite athletes to bring the same level of expertise to his patients in the clinic. He has extensive experience providing care for the Vancouver Canucks, IIHF World Juniors, LPGA tournaments, MMA athletes, endurance athletes and many others.
His treatment approach is a blend of manual therapy employing SFMA® (Selective functional movement assessment), FR® (Functional range release), ART® (Active release technique), Graston® and Shockwave therapy. He treats many spine conditions and sports injuries whether they are related to whiplash, tendonitis, postural issues or overuse injuries.
In his spare time, Dr. Ali enjoys travelling, trying new cuisines, and spending time in the great outdoors with his family.