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Chiropractic Helped When Surgery Failed
Chiropractic Helped When Surgery Failed
Dr. Merogi has been an active soccer player since he was young. Despite undergoing three surgeries for sports injuries, he was still in pain.
An Education in Health
To obtain his undergraduate education, Dr. Merogi attended York University in Toronto nd received a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and health science. Next, he moved to the U.S. to attend New York Chripractic College in Seneca Falls, NY. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree there and enjoyed the experience of living in a different country.
Additional Certification & Qualifications
It was during chiropractic college that Dr. Merogi knew he would practice chiropractic utilizing the Active Release® Technique and Graston Technique that helped him heal from his own sports injuries. Dr. Merogi is certified in
Contemporary Medical Acupuncture
Extremity Active Release Techniques
Spine Active Release Techniques
Upper Extremity Active Release Techniques
Cranial Adjuting Turner Style (CATS)
Dr. Yako Merogi
Yako Merogi is a chiropractor with the Sports Health team at Cleveland Clinic Canada. He is registered with the College of Chiropractors of Ontario and believes patient education is essential in providing effective treatment for his patients. Dr. Merogi is also committed to on-going learning and staying abreast of the latest innovations in chiropractic care.
Raised in Toronto, Dr. Merogi received an Honours Degree in Kinesiology and Health Science from York University and then moved stateside to receive his Doctor of Chiropractic from the New York Chiropractic College. He is certified to provide Active Release Technique (A.R.T.) therapies for the spine and upper and lower extremities as well as contemporary medical acupuncture, and IASTM (instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization). Dr. Merogi also utilizes joint mobilizations/manipulations and Kinesio-taping as part of his treatments. Dr. Merogi’s treatments focus mainly on release ing the muscle tension through various treating techniques, manual adjustments and incorporates exercises as part of a treatment plan.
Dr. Merogi’s clinical area of focus includes manual therapy. He enjoys working closely with patients to help them reduce pain, increase flexibility and improve their athletic performance. As a former athlete, he understands the importance of chiropractic care and the effect it can have on the overall strength of ones body. He believes that the natural approach to chiropractic care can help people of all ages achieve optimum wellness, both physically and mentally.
Dr. Merogi is in his 11th year of practice and has mainly practiced in multidisciplinary team including family physicians, sports doctors, chiropractors, physiotherapists, massage therapists, naturopaths and many other specialists. He currently works 6 days a week including Saturdays. He spends Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Cleveland Clinic Canada part of prestigious team specializing in executive health exams. he is part of sports health department and works at his own clinic in Woodbridge on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. he is in clinical practice approximately 50 hours a week between the two clinics.
In his spare time, Dr. Merogi enjoys spending time with family and friends and playing a variety of sports including soccer.
Doctor of Chiropractic
Seneca Falls, New York
- Upper Extremity Active Release Techniques
- Lower Extremity Active Release Techniques
- Spine Active Release Techniques
- Medical acupuncture
- Dry needling
- Graston technique, form of Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization.
- Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified – Golf assessment
- College of Chiropractors of Ontario
- Ontario Chiropractic Association
- Canadian Chiropractic Association
- Canadian Chiropractic protective association
- 04/06-12/09 – Institute of Sports medicine – multidisciplinary team – Toronto
- 05/08-03/11– A hand in healing wellness centre – multidisciplinary team – Woodbridge
- 03/11-04/02 – sore practitioner – Woodbridge
- 08/11-present – Cleveland clinic Canada – multidisciplinary team – Toronto
- 05/12 – present – Jevlan Chiropractic – Chiropractic team – Woodbridge
Please log into www.dryakomerogi.ca to learn what and how Dr. Merogi treats.
Professional Development & Membership
Dr. Merogi continues to attend seminars and stay informed on the latest research and developments within the health and chiropractic realms.
Chiropractic will help you strengthen your body, so you can live the life you choose.