Our Team

Dr. Joel Leger,

BSC(HONS), CEP, CK, CSCS, CMACP, DC

Chiropractor

Dr. Joel Leger was born and raised in Cornwall, ON. It is with great pleasure and pride that Dr. Leger returns to his hometown to provide complementary and alternative healthcare to the community. 

Dr. Leger graduated magna cum laude from University of Ottawa, school of human kinetics, in 2008. He then pursued his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at CMCC, in Toronto, and graduated in 2012.

Throughout Dr. Leger’s post-secondary education, he received the academic all-Canadian student athlete award for the sport of baseball and he was placed on the dean’s honor list. Dr. Leger is continually improving his clinical skillset and knowledge with advanced courses in spinal adjusting, clinical nutrition, concussion management & rehabilitation, functional neurology, acupuncture, soft tissue therapy, and custom orthotics to name a few.

Today, Dr. Leger is happily practicing at Cornwall Spine Care Plus primarily as a chiropractor, but also as an acupuncture provider, an active release provider, certified kinesiologist, certified exercise physiologist, and certified strength and conditioning specialist.  Dr. Leger’s clinical interests include acute and chronic low back and neck pain, nerve entrapments/irritations, geriatric care, sports injuries/performance, and preventative care. 

Dr. Leger graduated magna cum laude from University of Ottawa, school of human kinetics, in 2008. He then pursued his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at CMCC, in Toronto, and graduated in 2012.

Throughout Dr. Leger’s post-secondary education, he received the academic all-Canadian student athlete award for the sport of baseball and he was placed on the dean’s honor list. Dr. Leger is continually improving his clinical skillset and knowledge with advanced courses in spinal adjusting, clinical nutrition, concussion management & rehabilitation, functional neurology, acupuncture, soft tissue therapy, and custom orthotics to name a few.

Today, Dr. Leger is happily practicing at Cornwall Spine Care Plus primarily as a chiropractor, but also as an acupuncture provider, an active release provider, certified kinesiologist, certified exercise physiologist, and certified strength and conditioning specialist.  Dr. Leger’s clinical interests include acute and chronic low back and neck pain, nerve entrapments/irritations, geriatric care, sports injuries/performance, and preventative care. 

Dr. Draper obtained a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree (clinic honours) from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College from 2008-2012. In 2012, she studied contemporary medical acupuncture at McMaster University and graduated as a Certified Acupuncture Provider. During Dr. Draper’s post-secondary education she was awarded The University of Western Ontario academic scholarship of distinction, the bronze W award for athletic excellence, and won an OUA championship title for Varsity Figure Skating.

Dr. Draper’s special interests include treatment and rehabilitation of the low back, midback and neck regions, headache relief, pregnancy related muscle and joint pain, pregnancy wellness, infant and pediatric chiropractic care, and sport injuries. Dr. Draper enjoys staying up-to-date in her profession and has taken addition courses in prenatal chiropractic care (including Webster Technique), perinatal core and pelvic floor rehabilitation, pediatric chiropractic care, Spinal Stenosis rehabilitation, Thompson Technique, Active Release Technique (ART®), Graston instrument assisted technique and more.  

Dr. Draper believes that clear communication and patient education are imperative to providing first-rate patient care. She knows that when a patient understands their injury they are better equipped to deal with their injury. This can lead to quicker recovery times, better coping strategies and prevention of future re-injury.  

It is Dr. Draper’s mission to work with each patient as both their advisor and teammate to ensure the best care possible. She looks forward to meeting you and helping you start your journey to optimal physical health. 

Dr. Kylie Draper,

BMSC(HONS), CMACP, DC

Chiropractor

Dr. Kylie Draper graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Medical Science Degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2008. She then went on to obtain a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree (clinic honours).

Dr. Draper obtained a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree (clinic honours) from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College from 2008-2012. In 2012, she studied contemporary medical acupuncture at McMaster University and graduated as a Certified Acupuncture Provider. During Dr. Draper’s post-secondary education she was awarded The University of Western Ontario academic scholarship of distinction, the bronze W award for athletic excellence, and won an OUA championship title for Varsity Figure Skating.

Dr. Draper’s special interests include treatment and rehabilitation of the low back, midback and neck regions, headache relief, pregnancy related muscle and joint pain, pregnancy wellness, infant and pediatric chiropractic care, and sport injuries. Dr. Draper enjoys staying up-to-date in her profession and has taken addition courses in prenatal chiropractic care (including Webster Technique), perinatal core and pelvic floor rehabilitation, pediatric chiropractic care, Spinal Stenosis rehabilitation, Thompson Technique, Active Release Technique (ART®), Graston instrument assisted technique and more.  

Dr. Draper believes that clear communication and patient education are imperative to providing first-rate patient care. She knows that when a patient understands their injury they are better equipped to deal with their injury. This can lead to quicker recovery times, better coping strategies and prevention of future re-injury.  

It is Dr. Draper’s mission to work with each patient as both their advisor and teammate to ensure the best care possible. She looks forward to meeting you and helping you start your journey to optimal physical health. 

Ty Perry,

BSc. Kin, MPT

Physiotherapist

Ty is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario (Master of Physical Therapy) and University of Ottawa (Bachelor of Science, Human Kinetics). After graduating from Western, Ty completed a Sport Physiotherapy Fellowship at Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine Clinic where he worked with the OHL’s London Knights and a number of Western University Varsity athletes. 

Ty strives to provide a client-centred and active approach to rehabilitation. His treatment focuses on blending the principles of strength and conditioning with rehabilitation in order to help his patients reach their health-related goals and live healthier, happier, more fulfilling life. Ty empowers his patients to gain control of their own health by establishing lifelong exercise and movement solutions to create lifestyle changes.   

Ty has a strong background in Sport Medicine and High Performance Training, with experience working as a Physical Therapist and Strength and Conditioning Coach for professional and amateur athletes, including the NHL, AHL, OHL, NCAA, CIS, and Jr. A hockey. He has extensive experience in sport performance, injury risk reduction, pre and post-surgical management, concussions and orthopaedics.    

Ty strives to be a lifelong learner and deliver evidence based care. His passion for sport performance stems from a strong athletic background playing Jr. A hockey and competitive football. When he’s not treating patients, you can find Ty in the gym, on the lake, or enjoying a cold beer with friends and family.

Ty strives to provide a client-centred and active approach to rehabilitation. His treatment focuses on blending the principles of strength and conditioning with rehabilitation in order to help his patients reach their health-related goals and live healthier, happier, more fulfilling life. Ty empowers his patients to gain control of their own health by establishing lifelong exercise and movement solutions to create lifestyle changes.   

Ty has a strong background in Sport Medicine and High Performance Training, with experience working as a Physical Therapist and Strength and Conditioning Coach for professional and amateur athletes, including the NHL, AHL, OHL, NCAA, CIS, and Jr. A hockey. He has extensive experience in sport performance, injury risk reduction, pre and post-surgical management, concussions and orthopaedics.    

Ty strives to be a lifelong learner and deliver evidence based care. His passion for sport performance stems from a strong athletic background playing Jr. A hockey and competitive football. When he’s not treating patients, you can find Ty in the gym, on the lake, or enjoying a cold beer with friends and family.

As a Registered Massage Therapist, Krista has been trained to treat both acute and chronic conditions. Trained in a variety of treatment styles, she has a particular interest in treating TMJ dysfunctions to help reduce symptoms of, but not limited to; migraines, whiplash associated disorders and pain from grinding of the teeth. She also has a passion for Scar Tissue Treatments allowing for increased range of motion and proper fluid drainage.  

RMTs can work with a variety of client populations in the treatment of illness, injury rehabilitation, and disability. Massage Therapy can be beneficial to a wide variety of conditions and is a great adjunctive to your everyday healthcare regime.

Krista Bernard-Lynch

registered Massage Therapist

Krista Bernard Lynch, RMT, received her diploma in Pre Health Sciences and Massage Therapy at Algonquin College in Ottawa, Ontario. She has been registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and a member of the Registered Massage Therapists’ Association of Ontario since October 2010. Born and raised in Northern Ontario she moved to Cornwall in 2011 to continue her Massage Therapy career. 

As a Registered Massage Therapist, Krista has been trained to treat both acute and chronic conditions. Trained in a variety of treatment styles, she has a particular interest in treating TMJ dysfunctions to help reduce symptoms of, but not limited to; migraines, whiplash associated disorders and pain from grinding of the teeth. She also has a passion for Scar Tissue Treatments allowing for increased range of motion and proper fluid drainage.  

RMTs can work with a variety of client populations in the treatment of illness, injury rehabilitation, and disability. Massage Therapy can be beneficial to a wide variety of conditions and is a great adjunctive to your everyday healthcare regime.

Bryanna Adams

Registered Massage Therapist

Bryanna Adams, RMT received her advance diploma in Registered Massage Therapy at Algonquin College in Ottawa Ontario.  Born and raised in Cornwall Ontario, Bryanna returned to her hometown to start her massage therapy career in 2019. 

Bryanna has training in clinical outcome-based massage for both acute and chronic conditions. She has worked with many different populations such as athletes, chronic pain patients, rehabilitation clients and the elderly. Bryanna is also a Certified Prenatal Massage Therapist and has a particular interest in working with clients offering prenatal and postpartum treatments, as well as post-surgical scar tissue massage. She is certified in cupping therapy and indie head massage and therefore can use these modalities alongside massage therapy to help enhance patient outcomes. Bryanna loves creating customized treatment plans and working with patients to help them achieve their unique physical health goals.   
Bryanna has been a dance instructor for over 5 years and has a great understanding of body mechanics. She loves to travel and has taken part in mission trips worldwide. Bryanna decided to become a massage therapist so she could devote her energy to helping people enhance their health and wellness.  
Bryanna conveniently offers massage therapy in English, French, and Spanish and looks forward to working with you! 
Bryanna has training in clinical outcome-based massage for both acute and chronic conditions. She has worked with many different populations such as athletes, chronic pain patients, rehabilitation clients and the elderly. Bryanna is also a Certified Prenatal Massage Therapist and has a particular interest in working with clients offering prenatal and postpartum treatments, as well as post-surgical scar tissue massage. She is certified in cupping therapy and indie head massage and therefore can use these modalities alongside massage therapy to help enhance patient outcomes. Bryanna loves creating customized treatment plans and working with patients to help them achieve their unique physical health goals.   
Bryanna has been a dance instructor for over 5 years and has a great understanding of body mechanics. She loves to travel and has taken part in mission trips worldwide. Bryanna decided to become a massage therapist so she could devote her energy to helping people enhance their health and wellness.  
Bryanna conveniently offers massage therapy in English, French, and Spanish and looks forward to working with you! 

Katherine Fakotakis

Registered Massage Therapist

Coming soon! – Katherine will be joining the Spine Care Plus team in May 2021. 

Our Administrative Team

Avery

Avery is one of the friendly faces you will see at Spine Care Plus.  She is our Chiropractic Assistant and Laser Technician.  Avery completed her Bioflex Laser Therapy certification in 2018  and is fully trained to assist each of our Chiropractors with aspects of your treatment including Laser therapy and other therapeutic treatment modalities.  She has over 10 years of customer service experience and gets great pleasure in helping our patients feel their best. 

Avery is originally from the west end of Ottawa and moved to the Long Sault area in 2014. During her “off hours,” you can find her spending quality time with her young son and husband, gardening and spending time outdoors.  

Lesley

Lesley is the inviting personality and heartfelt smile that will welcome you to Cornwall Spine Care Plus.  Lesley has  fifteen plus years of experience in customer service and relations. Coupled with her ongoing passion for holistic healing, this has culminated in a strive for professionalism  and caring for each and every one of you. She will be the helping hand that sees you through the process of scheduling appointments, billing and any office-related inquiries.

Lesley was born and raised in Cornwall and has planted the roots of her new family with her husband in this beautiful community. As a mom of two teenage girls, she divides her time between family, her daughters’ competitive volleyball schedule, school work and getting in some “me” time at the gym.  

Lesley is more than happy to help and is only a phone call away. Please contact her if you have any questions or require any further assistance. She looks forward to hearing from you and  facilitating your road to wellness.

Patti

Patti is our back office administrator.  She is responsible for all of the behind-the-scenes tasks that allow our office to run smoothly.    

Patti grew up in Cornwall, Ontario. She completed her studies in Medical Office Assistant after going back to college in 2011. Her other passions include reading, listening to music, camping with her family and road trips.