About Us

Dr. Jeff Goldsworthy, HBSc., DC
Chiropractor

Dr. Jeff Goldsworthy graduated from the University of Waterloo in 1983 and the Canadian Chiropractic College in 1987.

Dr. Jeff is an avid sportsman. He is a former member of the National Badminton Team and still plays competitively. He has won the Canadian and U.S. Open Masters Championships.

Dr. Jeff has taken numerous post graduate courses including sports injuries and rehabilitation, pediatrics, x-ray and nutrition. He has treated numerous national team athletes. Dr. Jeff treats using a combination of chiropractic manipulation, active release therapy, stretching, exercise and nutrition.

Dr. Jeff’s hours:
Tu 8am-1pm | W 3pm-6pm | Th 3pm-7pm
 


Dr Adrienne Goldsworthy, HBSc., DC
Chiropractor

Dr. Adrienne grew up in and out of the Goldsworthy Wellness Clinic, as a patient, chiropractic assistant, chiropractic intern, and now a chiropractor! She grew up in the region and competed in many sports including badminton, soccer, volleyball and cross country running. She attended the University of Waterloo and was a member of the Varsity Badminton team and Captain of the Women’s Varsity Soccer team. She graduated Cum Laude from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2019. Growing up in a chiropractic household, Dr. Adrienne has seen firsthand the benefits of chiropractic care. She is passionate about keeping people in all stages of their life moving at their best . She utilizes many different treatment options including chiropractic manipulation, myofascial release techniques, toggle board adjustments, exercise, stretching, and nutrition. Dr. Adrienne is certified in the Lumbar Stenosis Bootcamp. When out of the office, Dr. Adrienne enjoys playing badminton and soccer, reading with her cat Toothless, and trying new board games with friends.

Dr. Adrienne’s hours:
M 12pm-6pm | T 8am-1pm & 3pm-7pm | Th 8am-1pm & 3pm-7pm | F 8am-2pm


Dr. Melody Lee, HBSc., DC
Chiropractor

Melody graduated with honours from the New York Chiropractic College and is a member on the Dean’s list and the Phi Chi Omega Honor Society. She holds an honours Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology with a Management Studies Minor from the University of Waterloo where she also played on the women’s varsity soccer team. 

Melody is passionate in advocating women’s health throughout their pregnancy. She has seen the wonderful results that chiropractic care can do to help expecting moms and their families. She provides effective treatments for musculoskeletal issues like back and neck pain, and other conditions such as TOS, carpal tunnel syndrome, shoulder and ankle injuries, disc herniations, TMJ issues and other aches and pains. 

Melody is Webster certified with the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and utilizes a wide variety of chiropractic and soft tissue techniques that are safe for infants, pregnant moms and the elderly. Techniques include Diversified manual adjustments, Thompson Technique, Cox Flexion/Distraction and Activator Method. She encourages proper nutrition and exercise throughout pregnancy and provides workouts catered to each individual. She is also continuing her studies as a certified Doula in Ontario with Doulas Inc.

You can visit Dr. Melody’s website for more information!

Dr. Melody’s hours:
T 12pm-3:30pm | W 9am-12pm / 3pm-6pm | Th 12pm-3:30pm | F 3pm-5pm

Aimee Paikera
Registered Massage Therapist

Aimee Paikera is a Registered Massage Therapist who has been practicing since 1997. She is a graduate of the Sutherland-Chan School and Teaching Clinic in Toronto. Aimee has worked in Vancouver, the GTA, and now Waterloo.

Aimee views massage therapy as a unique opportunity to assist individuals recovering from injuries, to manage chronic conditions, and to address their physical goals by encouraging a functional balance between mind and body. Whether a patient is seeking overall stress relief or treatment for specific pain, chronic condition, or injury, Aimee is dedicated to working with her clients to develop an ideal treatment plan that will achieve their goals. She enjoys using her technical skills and knowledge by incorporating Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, myofascial techniques, trigger point therapy, cranialsacral therapy, joint mobilization and reiki into her sessions.

In her off time, Aimee enjoys running, escape rooms, travelling, snorkelling, trying to be a competent gardener, and now exploring KW and the surrounding areas!

Aimee’s hours:
M 11am-6pm | W 11am-6pm


Andrzej Bugiel
Physiotherapist / Osteopath

Andrzej Bugiel M.Ph.R, PT, M.OMSc (Physiotherapist, Osteopath). Andrzej graduated from the Academy of Physical Education, Krakow, Poland with a Master of Movement Rehabilitation Diploma and from the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy in Hamilton with Master Diploma in Osteopathic Manipulative Science (M.OMS) . He is also a member of the Ontario Osteopathic Association (OOA). Andrzej uses osteopathy: craniosacral therapy, facilitated positional release, myofacial release, muscle energy technique, post-isometric relaxation, reciprocal inhibition, joint mobilization, respiratory assistance, oculocephalogyric reflex (cervical), strain/counterstrain, visceral manipulation in his approach to patient care.

Andrzej’s hours:
M 9:10am-6pm | Tu 8am-6:30pm | W:10am-5:30pm | Th 8am-6:30pm | F 9am-3pm


 

 

Tara Blain, Ac.,CST
Registered Acupuncturist

Tara studied Chinese as well as Japanese acupuncture and graduated in June of 2005. As a member in good standing of the Canadian Society of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture she is entitled to use the designation Ac (Acupuncturist) after her name.

She is a firm believer in continuing education and has plans to take future courses in cosmetic acupuncture, aromatherapy and herbology.

Please go to the following website for all current information Tara Blain’s Website

Tara’s hours:
M 12pm-6pm | Tu 12pm-7pm | Th 12pm-7pm | F 12pm-5pm


Brenda Chandler
Office Manager/Chiropractic Assistant

Brenda has been a patient of Dr. Jeff’s for 28 years.  She started working for Dr. Jeff in June of 2007.  Prior to coming to Goldsworthy Wellness, Brenda worked in the movie theatres for over 32 years, in a managerial role. She loves to scrapbook (she is the one responsible for the monthly bulletin boards), enjoys reading when she has the time, is an avid Blue Jays fan, and is the mom to her Wheaton Terrier “Sawyer”.

Meredith Ovenden
Chiropractic Assistant

Meredith graduated from University of Waterloo in the Social Development Studies Honours Arts program in 2011. She has grown up in Kitchener Waterloo and skated competitively at the Kitchener Waterloo Skating Club. She continues to coach figure skating in local clubs. In her spare time, Meredith enjoys playing tennis, watching murder mysteries with her mom, and drinking apple cider!

Christine Powell-Mann
Chiropractic Assistant

Chris joined the Goldsworthy Wellness team in February 2017 after being a patient of Dr. Jeff’s since 1998. As well as working at Goldsworthy Wellness, she volunteers at the KW Humane Society and is an avid scrapbooker. The beautiful floral arrangements as well as the seasonal decorations around the clinic are the product of her creativity. When not at the clinic she spends her time with her husband, daughter and 2 rescue dogs, Dudley and Oreo(cookie).
 

Hannah Prange
Chiropractic Assistant

Hannah graduated high school in 2019 and is planning to pursue a career as a Registered Massage Therapist. She grew up in the Kitchener Waterloo region and danced competitively. In her free time, Hannah enjoys indulging in food, hanging out with friends and family and spending time outdoors!