Today’s Notable Young Professional is chiropractor and medical acupuncturist Dr. Nekessa Remy, who recently opened her own practice in downtown Toronto before spending five years perfecting her craft in Mississauga. We caught up with her to find out what inspired her career and what advice she would share with other young professionals…
Describe what you do in less than 140 characters. Go.
A chiropractor who helps individuals in both athletic and non-athletic fields achieve optimal health and performance at Toronto’s Integra Health Centre.
What was the inspiration for your career route?
I have always been fascinated with the human body. Our bodies are capable of extraordinary movement and strength; just watch any athlete perform. I was obsessed with sports as a kid and knew that I wanted help people achieve the most out of their bodies.
What is the most memorable milestone in your career so far?
I have two! Just this past march my first clinic, Mississauga’s The Chiropractic Office, celebrated five years in business. The second milestone just occurred this past month. I decided to leave the comforts of my office in Mississauga and head to the craziness of downtown Toronto. I am currently starting a new practice at Integra Health Centre. Multidisciplinary clinics like this are the future of healthcare and, nervous as I am to start something new, I am so excited for both myself and my patients. Keep reading.