Dr. Steve Martinow DC, (Hons) B.Kin
Specializing in athletic injuries, low back pain, workplace health and safety and acute/chronic pain syndromes.
Current certifications include:
Contemporary Medical Acupuncture, Functional Range Release, Functional Range Conditioning mobility specialist, Shift Concussion Management Level I, Athletic Movement Assessment
I obtained my Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology at Brock University and my Doctor of Chiropractic degree at New York Chiropractic College. During my clinical internship I studied and became certified in Medical Acupuncture at McMaster University. I am also certified in Functional Range Release soft tissue system, FRCms and Athletic Movement Assessment and Shift Concussion Management (lvl I)
Experience in Sports or Favourite Interests
I have played competitive sports at a high level, most notably baseball and hockey. I played two seasons in the semi-pro Intercounty Baseball League before attending chiropractic college. We won a bronze medal at the 2006 Junior National tournament for Team Ontario in baseball and I have won 4 other provincial championships. I have currently taken up Crossfit as a means of working out and staying fit.
Most Recent Accomplishments
Married with a beautiful baby daughter
Went white water rafting in the summer of 2016 on the Ottawa River
I am currently in the process of teaching myself how to play piano and soprano saxophone.
Favourite Place I Have Been
Backpacking Italy (Rome, Sorrento, Capri, Florence, Cinque Terre, Venice), Pacific Coast Hwy Drive – California
One Hobby I am Best At
Participating in a variety of athletic activities
One Fact about yourself that everyone would find interesting
I enjoy hiking, with one of my most memorable trips being hiking in the Adirondack Region in New York, Lake Louise in Alberta and Cinque Terre in Italy.